Category Archives: Featured Communities

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JUST LISTED: 5332 Balcones Drive, Unit I

Sophisticated and modern hideaway close to everything.

Urban hideaway in the heart of Central Austin We are pleased to offer 5332 Balcones Drive, Unit I for sale.  This 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom home is ideally located in the heart of Central Austin near the intersection of 2222 and Mopac.  This location is loved by many for its close proximity to downtown, the…

Our favorite homes for sale in Northwest Hills (May 2017)

There's a lot to love about Northwest Hills. Here are our favorite homes for sale as of May 2017.

We’ve helped four families find homes in Northwest Hills since the beginning of 2017, and we continue to see the demand for homes in this area rise.  Recently I’ve been searching for some higher end homes in the neighborhood for a family moving to Austin from Chicago.  While my client hasn’t found the right home…

REAL ESTATE REHAB: How one client took their home from good to perfect

Updated living space at our client's North Loop home | Homesville Real Estate

If you find yourself boxed in by Austin’s low available home inventory, there are solutions.  With a little vision and ingenuity, you can turn a “good” home into the “perfect” home you’ve been looking for.   Here’s how one of our clients did it. Back in 2015 we helped a young professional couple find their first…

1st Quarter Home Sales in the Doss Elementary Attendance Zone (Jan – Mar 2017)

Homesville Real Estate's report on 1st quarter home sales in Doss

While I publish an annual report for Northwest Hills each January, there was a recent inquiry on the Northwest Austin Civic Association Facebook page asking whether the number of homes for sale in Northwest Hills was higher than in the past.  As a neighborhood homeowner myself, I thought it was a great question so I…

How to choose a property to flip in Central Austin

Homesville Real Estate's guide to choosing a property to flip in Central Austin

Over the years we’ve made significant investments in Austin’s real estate, sometimes holding properties, and sometimes flipping them.  We are in the process of updating a Central Austin condominium for resale, so we thought we’d share some of the top things we look for when choosing a property to flip.  This video covers the basics,…

JUST LISTED: 5804 Back Court in NW Austin

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Located on a cul-de-sac in a waterfront and country club community, this 1903 square foot townhome in The Courtyard has the benefit of being close to the center of Austin while also offering quiet and seclusion. The townhome has a private courtyard entrance that opens into a bright and airy interior with soaring ceilings and…

JUST LISTED: 3802 Tilley Street in Mueller

  One of only eight Tilley row homes designed by iconic Austin architect Michael Hsu, this clean and modern Mueller home is a beautiful merger of purposeful design and functionality. It’s clear as you walk up to the front door that this home is special.  The crisp lines of the concrete steps leading to the…

JUST LISTED: 3112 West Terrace in Allandale

Welcome to 3112 West Terrace in Austin’s popular Allandale neighborhood.  This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom ranch style home was renovated by an Austin interior decorator to reflect a retro-chic vibe.  Step inside.  It’s colorful.  It’s fun.  And it’s close to everything. Designer touches and exuberant details make this home pop.  The turquoise front door, natural…

JUST LISTED: 3640 Quiette on over 1 acre lot

The gracious home at 3640 Quiette Drive sits at the end of a cul de sac and is beautifully situated on a serene and private 1.04 acre lot backing to Walnut Creek. The timeless stacked ledgestone exterior with flagstone accents, mature trees, and winding sidewalk greet you from the street. Step through the wrought iron…

10 Interior Design Tips for Families with Young Children

Our exclusive interview with Austin, Texas interior designer Merrilee McGehee

    I want my Austin home to look like the beautifully designed homes you see in magazines.  But alas, my walls are graced with the sticky smudges of little hands instead of wallpaper.  My coffee table is littered with toys instead of art books.  And my floors are bare after all the rugs have…

JUST LISTED: 510 Williams Way

The gracious home at 510 Williams Way in Cedar Park features a saw-cut limestone and brick exterior with numerous classical archways throughout, including the grand entrance with tall ceilings.  This three bedroom, two bathroom home includes a bonus space that makes an excellent media room.  Built in 2011, this home features all the modern amenities you…

JUST LISTED: 2103 Pasadena in Crestview

An urban retreat in the heart of Crestview The classic home at 2103 Pasadena has been superbly remodeled to reflect a modern aesthetic while still retaining the charm of the 1950s style bungalows common to Austin’s popular Crestview neighborhood. It’s the perfect balance of timeless and sophisticated style with a big dose of fun. The…

COMING SOON: 2103 Pasadena

A pool, hot tub, palapa, and washer court make 2013 Pasadena a home for entertaining.

  An urban retreat in the heart of Crestview The classic home at 2103 Pasadena has been superbly remodeled to reflect a modern aesthetic while still retaining the charm of the 1950s style bungalows common to Austin’s popular Crestview neighborhood. It’s the perfect balance of timeless and sophisticated style with a big dose of fun….

COMING SOON: 510 Williams Way

The gracious home at 510 Williams Way in Cedar Park features a saw-cut limestone and brick exterior with numerous classical archways throughout, including the grand entrance with tall ceilings.  This three bedroom, two bathroom home includes a bonus space that makes an excellent media room.  Built in 2011, this home features all the modern amenities you…

What you can do now to get prepared to sell in the spring

Don't wait until the busy season to start preparing your Central Austin home for sale. Here are three key steps to get you on your way.

  For those of you contemplating selling your home this spring, there are several things you should do NOW.  Not only will these three steps help you prepare and get a jump on the market, but they may also serve to boost your sales price. STEP 1:  CLEAN AND PURGE.  It’s natural to accumulate a…