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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…

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…

Our 2016 annual real estate report for Austin’s 78703 neighborhoods

Homesville Real Estate's annual report for home sales in Austin's 78703 neighborhoods during 2016

  The beginning of each new year is an excellent time to take stock of your real estate values.  Here we’ve offered a brief summary of last year’s 2016 home sales in the 78703 zip code, including Bryker Woods, Clarksville, Deep Eddy, Pemberton Heights, and Tarrytown.  Like most parts of Central Austin, home sales in 78703…

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: 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…

The secret to pricing homes Central Austin

There is a strategy to pricing your home to sell quickly and for maximum value.

In an ideal world, your Central Austin home will sell quickly and for top dollar.  But how do you achieve this real estate nirvana?  In a word, price. Okay, it’s really five words – price, condition, location, marketing, and experience.  Each of those factors play a key role in how your home is positioned in…

Austin 9th best place in the U.S. to raise a family

Austin ranks as the 9th best place to raise a family in the US according to SmartAssets February 2017 study.

SmartAsset, an online financial resource company, named Austin No. 9 on its February 2017 list of best places to raise a family in the U.S. In reviewing factors like high school graduation rates, cost of child care, math and reading scores, the youth population, and more, Austin tied for 9th place with Corpus Christi. SmartAsset…

10 mistakes to avoid when selling your Central Austin home

Here are the 10 mistakes to avoid when selling your Central Austin home

When it comes to selling your home, most folks want to sell fast and for top dollar.  To help you achieve that goal, we offer these insider tips on the 10 mistakes to avoid when selling your Central Austin home.  Mistake #1:  Pricing the home too high.  A home is most attractive to potential buyers…

Where is Austin real estate headed in 2017?

Here are our predictions for Austin's real estate market in 2017

The end of 2016 was a real estate whirlwind, and 2017 is following a similar pattern to date.  No doubt, we’ve seen a steady climb in Austin real estate values over the last several years, and the Austin Board of Realtors reports that 2016 was a banner year, with median home values in the Austin…

Investment opportunities in Central Austin around $400K

Adorable bungalow in Central Austin near the university

We were searching for an investor client this week and discovered two neat investment opportunities that we wanted to share.  We like both of these properties because:  (1) they are located in areas that we predict will see above-average appreciation in 2017, and (2) neither property needs much work to bring it to a higher…

National study shows Austin has one of highest rates of influx & exodus of residents

Austin makes the list of top 10 cities nationwide with the highest rates of residents moving into and out of the city

There’s been a lot of talk about Austin’s increasing property values making our city ‘unlivable’ for many native Austinites.  It’s on the news, City Council is talking about it, developers are talking about it.  I even get the occasional nasty comment on my Facebook page from people accusing me, yes just me, of somehow being…

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…