Category Archives: Just for Buyers

Information intended for Central Austin home buyers. Covers Crestview, Brentwood, Allandale, Rosedale, Northwest Hills, Zilker, Barton Hills & Downtown neighborhoods

Buying a Home in Austin During the Winter Holidays

    Many Austin home buyers are reluctant to search for homes during the holidays.  We can totally relate.  After all, the season is already hectic, and it can be a challenge to find the time to view properties when you are already juggling so many other seasonal commitments.  While it may seem counterintuitive, December…

FOR SALE: 2611 Pegram

1950s ranch-style home in Allandale is just as cute on the inside as it is outside

       This roomy 1950s ranch-style home is located in the desirable Allandale neighborhood of Central Austin.  Situated on a generously-sized .35 acre lot, the home is a standout with its mature landscaping, beautiful trees, and stone retaining walls that beautifully coordinate with the exterior of the home. The elegance of the exterior is matched…

JUST LISTED: 8101 Cardin

This comfortable family home offers a wonderful opportunity to live in the sought-after Northwest Hills neighborhood.

                 This approximately 2973 square foot home has a functional and flexible layout with 4 bedrooms, plus an office, and 2.5 baths.  Numerous upgrades throughout the home include new engineered wood floors in the downstairs living areas, garden tub, decorator paint selections, and skylights. The great room is the heart of the downstairs…

COMING SOON: 8101 Cardin

This approximately 2973 square foot home has a functional and flexible layout with 4 bedrooms, plus an office, and 2.5 baths. Numerous upgrades throughout the home include new engineered wood floors in the downstairs living areas, garden tub, decorator paint selections, and skylights.

This approximately 2973 square foot home has a functional and flexible layout with 4 bedrooms, plus an office, and 2.5 baths.  Numerous upgrades throughout the home include new engineered wood floors in the downstairs living areas, garden tub, decorator paint selections, and skylights. The great room is the heart of the downstairs with its vaulted…

JUST LISTED: 11608 Bittern Hollow

This comfortable 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is ideally located near the numerous shopping, dining, and entertainment options of The Domain.

    This comfortable 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is ideally located near the numerous shopping, dining, and entertainment options of The Domain. With easy access to both Mopac and I-35, it is simple to navigate the city. Located in the desired Gracy Woods neighborhood, this home includes approximately 1562 square feet of space. A…

JUST LISTED: W 3000 Patio Circle

Spectacular views of Lake Austin and the surrounding hill country can be yours at W 3000 Patio Circle.

    Wonderful opportunity for a private 1.05 acre lot with spectacular views of Lake Austin and the surrounding hill country.  Lot currently has a single story brick home nestled among the mature oak trees, along with a separate guest house.  The house is ripe for remodeling so that you can enjoy the pool and spa,…

JUST LISTED: 4700 Lasso Path

Mid-Century gem just listed for sale in South Austin's popular Western Hills neighborhood

       Mid-century gem in the popular Western Trails neighborhood in South Austin has been lovingly updated while retaining classic period touches for a cool retro vibe.   Modern updates like new oak floors throughout, new light fixtures, and decorator paint strike a perfect balance with the vintage tile that was restored in the bathrooms and the…

JUST LISTED: 13211 Rochester Lane

From the manicured landscaping to the charming red brick, this Pflugerville home has curb appeal and more.  Not only is this two story house perfectly situated on a quiet street with sidewalks in a cute neighborhood, step inside the front door and enjoy the light and bright open floorplan of this comfortable 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath…

NEW PRICE: 1605 Nash

1605 Nash now offered for $799,000

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.  Downstairs…

JUST LISTED: 409 East 38th Street

              Tucked away from the street for maximum privacy and quiet, this updated Hyde Park condo features spacious rooms and an open floor plan with abundant natural light with full length windows and glass doors throughout the home.  With three separate balconies, including private balcony access in each of…

What is a “final walk through” in real estate?

The Final Walk Through.  What is it?  The final walk is the homebuyer’s opportunity to walk through the property one last time before closing on the home to make sure that it is in the same or better condition than it was in when the buyer inspected the property.  Most real estate contracts say that…

COMING SOON: 409 East 38th Street

This updated Hyde Park condo is tucked away from the street for maximum privacy and quiet. Featuring spacious rooms and an open floor plan, there is abundant natural light with full length windows and glass doors throughout the home. With three separate balconies, including private balcony access in each of the two bedrooms, the home…

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. …

Using Option Money to Make Your Offer More Appealing to Sellers

You can make adjustments to your option money to make your offer more appealing to home sellers.

  USING OPTION MONEY TO MAKE YOUR OFFER MORE APPEALING TO SELLERS Most real estate contracts include a provision for an “option period.”  The option period is a span of time in which the homebuyer has an unrestricted right to terminate the contract for any reason so long as proper and timely notice is provided…

JUST LISTED: 12406 Uttimer

Check out this single story home situated on a quiet street in a cute neighborhood. This light and bright home includes several upgrades like the fireplace with built-in bookcases, fresh designer paint, and the roomy garden tub and separate shower in master bathroom. The new stainless steel refrigerator and the universal pot rack in the kitchen…