Now if it's recreation you want in the DSID, there are 22 homes on the MLS, of various ages, which have.... pools AND horses allowed.
Thursdays around here are supposed to be "Thematic Thursday", which loosely means, "The theme of this blog is real estate, so on this day, I will describe the work of a real estate professional." I have heard lots of misconceptions and confusion about what real estate professionals actually DO, so I will give you some … Continue reading Training
Guess 'weird' is a matter of opinion, but I went on my first "West of Weird Property Tour" with lender Trey Powers today. 'Weird' is a self-proclaimed descriptor of Austin, and Dripping Springs is west of Austin, so.... you get the idea. The big draw for me was a twelve-and-a-half acre property with large home … Continue reading West of Weird
I'm looking at the March 2017 Austin Board of Realtors Market Report from the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University this morning. Focusing on the zip code 78620, which is the Dripping Springs area. Because A&M is using the Austin Board of Realtors Multiple Listing Service data, I can look at any zip code … Continue reading If You Really Want to Move Now, “Price It Right”
Touring properties in the rain is great because you get to see what happens to the runoff!
Hello, First-time Home-shoppers, Parents of First-Time Home-shoppers, and Friends of People Who Don't Have a Lot of Money to Spend! On Friday, I met with a lender for Guild Mortgage, Joani Wilson, and she gave me the run-down of Austin-specific programs and area loan types that benefit people who are figuring out how to buy … Continue reading Ideas For Getting Into the Home-buying Market
Our family first became aware of which buildings, homes, stages, and other venues are wheelchair accessible when the youngest member took up harp. This is a heavy, delicate, and awkward instrument to move, and it is best done on a specialized dolly. Wheels. You use wheels. We discovered which routes to take to safely enter … Continue reading Reaching for the Stars (And the Coffee Cups)