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11 Times Austin Has Been #1 in the News

Posted by on Friday, July 24th, 2015 in Lifestyle

  We’re taking a look at 11 of the best reasons that make Austin, TX one of the best places to live!   Fastest growing city in America for 4 years straight It’s no secret that Austin is growing. Fast. With more and more people joining the Austin community every day and contributing to the […]

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9 Austin Neighborhoods That Can’t Be Beat

Posted by on Thursday, June 25th, 2015 in Neighborhoods

We’re looking at 9 of Austin’s neighborhoods that are seeing some intense real estate action and how they differ from each other while also retaining some of the qualities that make Austin living so popular!     Castlewood Forest: 78748 – MLS: SWE Located near Lady Bird Johnson Wildlife Center, this south Austin neighborhood is […]

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JUMBO MORTGAGE FINANCING

Posted by on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 in Lifestyle

A Jumbo or non-conforming loan is required for financing on a mortgage that is higher than the conforming ($417,000) loan limits set by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Qualifying For A Jumbo Mortgage: Business/Employment– Whether you’re qualifying for a $500,000 mortgage, or a $5 million mortgage, there is obviously going to be sizable monthly mortgage […]

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Featured Neighborhood – Great Hills – 78759

Austin neighborhood Great Hills
Posted by on Monday, March 16th, 2015 in Neighborhoods

Located in one of the most beautiful areas of Austin, Great Hills is the perfect mix of family-friendly and urban. Nestled in the hills Austin’s beautiful canyon greenbelts at the intersection of Capital of Texas Highway and Hwy 183, the Great Hills neighborhood is walking distance from some of Austin’s best shopping and dining. The […]

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The Latest Austin-Area School Ratings

Posted by on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 in Austin Statistics, Lifestyle

The Texas Education Agency (TEA) has published a comparison of Central Texas schools for the 2014 school year. The comparison looked at 24 school districts in the region, and every district met the Rating Standard. The Rating Standard is measured by up to 4 different indexes. For more information on those indexes, visit the TEA […]

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Austin-area home sales set records for the month of December, annual home sales volume in 2014

Posted by on Wednesday, January 21st, 2015 in Market Reports

Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for December 2014 and 2014 year-end totals AUSTIN, Texas – January 21, 2014 – According to the December 2014 and Year-End 2014 Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS®, the Austin-area housing market set a record for single-family home sales volume for the […]

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Austin-area home sales, median price break records for third straight month in November

Posted by on Friday, December 19th, 2014 in Market Reports

Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for November 2014 AUSTIN, Texas – December 19, 2014 – The Austin-area continued to break records in home sales and median price for single-family homes last month, according to the November 2014 Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR). In […]

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A Uniquely Austin Holiday Events Guide

Posted by on Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 in Lifestyle

Twas the week before Christmas and all through the town People were excited these events could be found From A to Z, Austin celebrates with passion In what is Uniquely Austin Holiday fashion. Armadillos are bizarre, no question of this But catching the last few days of the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar is something not to […]

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Selling Your Home – Frequently Asked Questions

Posted by on Friday, November 21st, 2014 in Lifestyle

by Ashley Anderson NMLS#217467 Do I Need To Sell My Home Before I Can Qualify For A New Mortgage On Another Property? Although every situation is unique, it is not uncommon for homebuyers to qualify for a mortgage on a new home while still owning their current residence.  Perhaps you are outgrowing your current home […]

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Austin-area home sales, prices set record for month of October

Posted by on Friday, November 21st, 2014 in Market Reports

AUSTIN, Texas – November 20, 2014 – According to the October 2014 Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR), Austin-area home sales soared 16 percent year-over year to 2,403 single-family home sales, the largest year-over-year increase in home sales to date this year and an all-time high for […]

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