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Austin’s Market is Hopping

market is hoppin

  Hope all of you had a fantastic month with SXSW, Spring Break, and Easter. It’s a beautiful (and busy) time of year. Our real estate market is really hopping along!  So far this year seems to be unfolding in a manner similar to the last four years: Very few homes are available + a…

JUST LISTED: 1507 Grayford

just listed -- 1507 Grayford

Located in the hip 78704 zip, this home’s ideal location between S. Manchaca and S. 1st means you can leave your car in the carport and walk to Radio, El Chilito, Phil’s Icehouse, Amy’s Ice Cream and more.  The home has 2 bedrooms and 1 bath in its 816 square feet. With a small patio in…

JUST LISTED: 3103 Carlisle

Social media pic -- 3103 Carlisle

  Located in the heart of the popular Allandale neighborhood, this home is easily walkable to the award-winning Gullet Elementary School and the pool, tennis courts, pond, and playscape at Northwest District Park, as well as the nearby baseball fields.  Only 1.6 miles from the restaurants and other activities along Anderson Lane with easy access to…

JUST LISTED: 8408 Millway Drive

Just listed 8408 Millway

Are you ready to fall in love?  This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is ideally located in the popular Allandale neighborhood just a short walk to Trudy’s Tex Mex (mexican martinis anyone?), Waterloo Ice House, and more.  Pillow Elementary is also nearby.  The open floor plan is light and bright with lots of windows.  This ranch-style…

JUST LISTED: 4004-A Shoal Creek

4004-A Shoal Creek

This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom townhome is a great opportunity to be part of the desirable Rosedale neighborhood in Central Austin.  Backing to Shoal Creek, this is an idyllic setting for anyone who loves the outdoors with close proximity to hike and bike trails and within walking distance of shopping centers, restaurants, and coffee shops….

JUST LISTED: 17700 Great Basin, Pflugerville Tx

just listed 17700 Great Basin

  I’m excited to put this neat property on the market. It’s a charmer. This is a bright, comfortable home on large corner lot in the desirable Highland Park neighborhood in Pflugerville, Texas.  It is ideally located in a park-like setting across from a city-maintained green space.  You can relax on your back patio or greet…

The Awards Keep Coming for Austin, Tx

awards keep coming

 Those of us here know Austin’s a great place to live, but it seems like other folks are starting to catch on.  Indeed, in February 2016 Austin earned more awards for being a great place to live. First off, financial website Wallethub recently ranked all 50 state capitals to determine which has the best of…

Austin Real Estate: A Highly Competitive Market

Highly competitive real estate market in Austin

We love the winter holidays, but there is something refreshing about packing the decorations away and starting the year anew.   So far 2016 is definitely proving to be “anew.” Professionally we are off to an unusually fast start.  Normally we don’t see this kind of brisk activity until the end of February, sometimes even as…

Top 10 Austin Neighborhoods for Families in 2016

Austin neighborhoods for families

Families often ask me what parts of town they should live in so that their kids can go to good schools.  As a father of two, I understand the desire to give your children the best possible education.  Fortunately, we have a lot of great schools in the Austin area in a variety of neighborhoods….

Austin neighborhoods anticipated to have highest appreciation in 2016

2016 Picks high appreciation

  I am a big believer that you can increase your wealth by making sound investments in real estate.  I’m not saying you have to be a big real estate “investor.”  Even the home you choose to live in can be a vehicle to increasing your wealth, particularly if you make a wise purchase in…