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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…

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…

Selling Your Austin Home During the Holidays

    Many Austin families are reluctant to list their homes for sale during the winter holidays.  The season can already be hectic and many people don’t want to deal with the added distraction of preparing your home for sale.  I can totally relate.  But before you eliminate the idea completely, there are some benefits…

NEW PRICE: 409 East 38th Street

The price has been reduced on this Hyde Park condo

There’s a new sales price of $324,900 on this updated condo in Austin’s Hyde Park neighborhood.  Tucked away from the street for maximum privacy and quiet, this Hyde Park home 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,…

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…

COMING SOON: 1703 Garner

Stunning modern farmhouse is currently under construction in the coveted Zilker neighborhood

This stunning modern farmhouse in the coveted Zilker neighborhood is ideally situated within walking distance to popular shops and eateries.  As you walk up to the front door, it’s immediately apparent that this five bedroom, four bathroom home is special.  Currently under construction by Hayes Builders, this light and bright home features an open floor…

Austin Tx ranked best in nation for real estate investment & development

At a recent meeting of the Urban Land Institute, Austin claimed the top spot for best overall real estate investment and development opportunities in the nation.  The Emerging Trends in Real Estate report presented at that meeting stated: “The capital of Texas has consistently ticked the majority of the top boxes related to recent real…

What President-Elect Trump Will Mean to Austin Real Estate

Now that we have a new President-elect, what will that mean for Austin real estate? Read on to learn more.

  Like many Americans, I woke up on Wednesday morning to the unexpected reality of President-elect Donald Trump.  As I spent the day reflecting on the outcome of the election, I kept asking myself what this seismic shift in politics will mean to Austin real estate.  Since I was not a Trump supporter during the…

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,…

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…

Paul Reddam Named 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents in Texas

I’ve always made it my priority to focus on my clients, not on me or the business.   So I was surprised (and flattered) to learn I was just named one of the 100 Most Influential Real Estate Agents in Texas by the Real Estate Executive Magazine.  I’ll be headed to Houston in November to be…