Austin Area Newsletter



Local housing continues to sizzle
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Well, that was fast. August is upon us, which means the warmest temperatures of the year and the kiddos getting ready to go back to school. It’s also a great time to talk about real estate, which in Austin is its own kind of hot. If you’ve been watching from the sidelines and are ready to discuss selling, buying or leasing, get in touch today and let’s talk about how I can assist!

News And Events

Austin - August - New Numbers, Sets New Records

Latest Numbers, Another Record

The latest numbers from the Austin Board of REALTORS indicate that the Austin Metro set an all-time June record for home sales, with properties spending an average of only 13 days on the market.

The Story

Austin - August - 'New Normal' Hot Housing Market

‘New Normal’ for Austin’s Housing Market?

We need new adjectives to describe it! Median home prices in the Austin Metro area rose to more than $482,000 in June, the fifth month in a row the local housing market set an all-time record high in that category.

The Story

Austin - August - Tesla Solar Neighborhood

Tesla Building First Solar Neighborhood

Already being described as what will be the nation’s most sustainable residential community, plans are underway to build a Tesla Solar neighborhood in Southeast Austin, near McKinney Falls State Park.

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Austin - August - Californians Briving Housing Boom

Californians Driving Part of Housing Boom

A new story in the San Francisco Chronicle discusses the dramatic migration of residents from the Bay Area to Texas and how it has fueled much of the growth in Austin’s population and housing market.

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Tips And Tricks

TIPS - August - 32 Weekend Home Improvement Projects

32 Weekend Home Improvement Projects

Now for a little inspiration! If you’re currently looking for ways to spruce up your home, here’s a list of more than 30 DIY improvement projects that can be completed over a few days. This Story

TIPS - August - Summer Maintenance Myths
Summer Maintenance Myths

As a homeowner, you have no doubt received countless tips over the years about how to maintain your home, but what if some of those were in fact common myths? Here’s a list of some to be aware of. Learn More

Market Statistics

City of Austin Texas - Market Stats
Direct from the Austin MLS®, here are some of the latest numbers for the local market.
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