What is the market like?

The same can be said for Austin's real estate market. We do have a lot of homes in the higher price brackets, but not enough buyers for those. The more expensive homes spend more time on the market, typically. However, Austin has a limited amount of housing in the $200-$300,000 price range, which is where a lot of first-time homebuyers are. Of course, you can look further outside of Austin to...
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Are you thinking about selling this fall?

Here are 5 reasons that might help... Here are five reasons why listing your home for sale this fall makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Reportfrom the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing and able to purchase…and are in the market...

Buying a home can be SCARY…Until you know the FACTS

Some Highlights: Many potential homebuyers believe they need a 20% down payment and a 780 FICO® score to qualify to buy a home. This stops many people from even trying to jump into homeownership! Here are some facts to help take the fear out of the process: 71% of buyers who purchased homes have put down less than 20%.78.1% of loan applications were approved last month.In September, the average...

Think Prices Have Skyrocketed? Look at Rents.

Much has been written about how residential real estate values have increased since the housing market started its recovery in 2012. However, little has been shared about what has taken place with residential rental prices. Let’s shed a little light on this subject. In the most recent Apartment Rent Report, RentCafe explains how rents have continued to increase over the last twelve months...