The “Do’s and Don’ts” List for Home Sellers
Many home sellers prepare for a home showing by mowing the lawn and feverishly cleaning the house as if monster-mother-in-law is coming over. The belief of many home sellers that a clean home has better chances of getting sold may be partly true, ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on January 28, 2016 in Selling Your Austin Area Home
2015 a Record-breaking Year for Home Sales in Austin
2015 is a very special time for realtors as the Austin Board of Realtors reported the highest number of single-family home sales ever recorded in a year. With 29,068 transactions for 2015 and a total volume of approximately $9.7 billion, 2015 ...
Posted by Megan, Client Concierge on January 22, 2016 in Austin Accolades and Rankings
Home Buying 101: A Step-by-step Guide for First-time Buyers
Buying a home is a financial and emotional investment. This is especially true to couples who are starting a family and would like to secure a home for the coming brood of kids and pets. While many young couples are tempted to rent a house because ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on January 21, 2016 in Austin TX Home Buying Tips
Top Tips for Sellers in 2016
Are you looking into selling your home and getting your much-awaited return on investment this 2016? Jonathan Smoke, the chief economist for Realtor.com, says that “the 2016 housing market is forecasted to be mainly a seller’s market, ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on January 20, 2016 in Selling Your Austin Area Home
Austin ranked #1 on a list of cities most likely to boom over the next 10 years
According to a study done by Forbes, Austin was ranked #1 on a list of cities most likely to boom over the next 10 years. In fact, Texas as a whole, made up of half of the list. It’s no secret that Texas is great, economy is doing well, the ...
Posted by Megan, Client Concierge on January 20, 2016 in Austin Accolades and Rankings
Top Tips for Buyers in 2016
With the new year comes a new responsibility; a buyer who is willing to invest in real estate this 2016 should know the latest housing market trends in order to make the best decisions for their real estate investments. Brought to you by Realtor.com ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on January 19, 2016 in Austin TX Home Buying Tips
Austin Population may Reach 3 Million Sooner than Expected
The summer of 2015 was a very remarkable time for Austin. After all, it’s not every day that a city’s population would pass the 2 million mark. With the incredible progress shown by the city, many are anticipating when Austin will hit ...
Posted by Megan, Client Concierge on January 18, 2016 in Austin Accolades and Rankings
Five Simple Tweaks for a Happier Home
The true happiness of a home relies on the relationships and family dynamics of its residents, but did you know that there are things you can do to improve your home and make it a happier place at the same time? Several studies reveal that it is ...
Posted by Cain Realty Group on January 14, 2016 in Home & Lifestyle