Staging Tips for Home Sellers

If you are about to list your house on the market or feel that your house has been sitting too long, here are some great house staging tips to improve that important first impression: Maximize the “first impression” opportunity. Carefully critique the...

Central Texas home sales up 38%

Central Texas existing-home sales jumped nearly 38 percent in October as buyers took advantage of a federal tax credit for first-time homeowners and favorable mortgage interest rates. It was the biggest year-over-year per centage gain in more than four years and...

New home starts hint at recovery

Central Texas’ new-home market might be bottoming out.  The 2,239 new homes that builders started from July through September were down 5.4 percent from the same quarter last year – but up 17 percent from this year’s second quarter. Much of increase...