Category Archives: Barton Hills | 78704

Info about the Barton Hills 78704 neighborhood

Central Austin Neighborhoods with Greatest Rates of Appreciation

Central Austin neighborhoods with the greatest rates of appreciation between 2013-2016

    It’s been a fantastic month.  My son started Kindergarten.  He is doing so great, and I’m so freaking proud of him that I AM BEAMING with pride from my proverbial hilltop! Okay, okay.  Thanks for indulging my proud father moment.  Now, for interesting stuff about Austin real estate… We recently looked at how different…

JUST LISTED: 1605 Nash Avenue

Looking for that hip South Austin vibe? Want to be able to walk to Uchi, Odd Duck,  Ramen Tatsu-Ya, Alamo Drafthouse, and more? Look no further than 1605 Nash Avenue, in the heart of 78704.   This two story family home is move-in ready with a designer paint palette, high-end finishes, and a roomy floorplan. …

New ADU (Accessory Dwelling Unit) regulations in the City of Austin

If you follow Austin neighborhood politics like I do – you know there is a lot of debate surrounding the little garage apartments a lot of us lived when we went to UT. They are technically called ADU’s (Accessory Dwelling Units) but more commonly garage apartments and granny flats. I had one of these behind…

Field Notes: Barton Hill Elementary 78704

2808 Rock Terrace Drive $599,950 All if you are looking at Barton Hills this is a decent way to get into the neighborhood at a “reasonable” price (nothing feels very reasonable lately), but the finish out doesn’t excite me. It is a two story home built on land with a lot of elevation with the kitchen and master upstairs….

What you need to know about plumbing in homes built before 1980 in Central Austin

For those of you who know me or have worked with me in the past you have probably heard me go on and on about in-slab plumbing. It’s become a big issues for many of my clients who generally live between 45th St and the Arboretum and have a slab foundation. If you haven’t heard…

Barton Hills Homes For Sale

Living in Barton Hills provides access to luscious landscapes, frequently used highways for fast travel, and a friendly, adventurous community that enjoys spending time outdoors. It’s the perfect place to either start a family, or invest in a choice property to develop. Right beside the MoPac Expressway, Barton Hills is just minutes from downtown Austin and…

Central Austin – Staying cool in the summer

Cooling off in Central Austin can be a breeze with all the cool swimming holes we have. The most popular and notable is “Barton Springs” which can be found inside Zilker Park. Click here for a  Map Just like it sounds the water is fed by a spring. No matter how hot or cool it…