Cain Realty Group Austin Real Estate Blog

Austin Deemed Best City for Veterans to Live

To help military veterans find the best places in which to put down roots based on their status, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 100 largest U.S. cities across 17 key indicators of livability, affordability, and veteran-friendliness. They range from a share of military skill-related jobs to veteran income growth to availability of VA health facilities. 

Source: WalletHub

Four key dimensions

1) Employment, 2) Economy, 3) Quality of Life and 4) Health.

The four key dimensions were evaluated using 17 relevant metrics. Each metric was graded on a 100-point scale, with a score of 100 representing the most favorable conditions for veterans. 

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Join us for our Annual Photos with Santa Holiday Event!

Attention Travis Country Residents: Tis' the season for photos with Santa! Come celebrate the holidays with the Cain Team at our Annual Santa's Winter Wonderland, December 2nd from 12pm-5pm at the Travis Country HOA building located at 4504 Travis Country Circle.

Santa is coming to Travis Country and he is ready to spread Christmas cheer! Avoid the chaos of the mall, bring your kiddos to take photos with Santa, enjoy yummy snacks and complete crafts and activities at Santa’s workshop!

Pets are also welcome for photos with Santa, the reindeers have promised to share their treats! We look forward to seeing you and your family for a day full of Christmas glee!

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Happy Thanksgiving From The Cain Team!

Cain Realty Group wishes you a Happy Thanksgiving holiday!

May the spirit of Thanksgiving and gratitude for blessings live forever in your heart.

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Cain Club Thanksgiving Turkey Contest Winner!

Cain Realty Group is so grateful for all of our amazing clients, past clients, neighbors, and friends. As a token of our gratitude, we gave away a Thanksgiving Turkey on our Loyalty and Rewards membership program, Cain Club! 

Congratulations to our lucky winner, Lily! Lily took home a 20 lb turkey to enjoy with her family this Thanksgiving season. Enjoy, Lily! 

Cain Realty Group loves to reward our people year-round! Check out our Loyalty and Rewards membership program, Cain Club to see all the other amazing prizes up for redemption! Cain Club is our way of showing our gratitude by rewarding points for simple tasks such as liking our Facebook...

Hot New South Austin Listing!

Hot New Listing!

9013 Texas Sun Drive
PRICE |1,852 Sq.Ft. | 4 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom | 

Charming home in established neighborhood in the heart of South Austin. Wonderful open floor plan with a bonus room with the possibility of a study/den. The front lawn is adorned with growing trees, decorative pebbles and an eclectic walkway, which enhances the aesthetic appeal of this home. Walking distance to Casey Elementary School. Large private backyard.

For more information on this amazing new property, click here!

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Hot New Listing! 6302 Sam Maverick Pass

Hot New Listing!

$399,997 | 2,485 Sq.Ft. |5 Bedroom | 3 Bathroom 

This exceptional home in Legend Oaks has been tastefully remodeled from top to bottom. Just a few of the high-end finishes include solid surface counters, stainless steel appliances, gleaming hardwood floors, recessed lighting, updated bathrooms & a spa-like master bathroom! The private & lavishly landscaped backyard features multiple entertaining areas, including a covered porch, paved patio & a fire-pit. Established neighborhood with award-winning schools & close to entertainment and shopping!

For more information...

Solar-Powered Property in 78723 Just Listed!

#HotNewListing!

Austin, TX 78723
Solar-powered home for sale

$349,997 | 1,531 Sq.Ft. | 3 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom 

Beautiful home in the Delwood neighborhood! 3 beds, 2 baths, 1,531 sqft. Save money on your electricity by choosing this solar-powered property. Surrounded by marvelous landscaping, this home backs into the greenbelt, bringing you closer to nature. It comes with a galley-style kitchen...

Three Bedroom Round Rock Open House

Join us for an Open House this Saturday, November 18th from 1-4 p.m. This Round Rock home features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. The master bedroom comes equipped with its own private ensuite sitting room and double vanities in the bathroom. The kitchen has marble/granite countertops, a center island, and opens to the family room. 

Come visit our team and get a better look at this amazing Round Rock home. 

2308 Friarcreek Loop
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Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway!

Happy Thanksgiving!! Want to celebrate the giving season with a FREE turkey from the Cain Team? Log into Cain Club to enter our Thanksgiving Turkey scratch-off! 

Three lucky winners will receive a 20 lb turkey to share with their loved ones this Thanksgiving. 

Signing up is easy! Click here to login or create your account and navigate to the rewards section to enter the scratch-off. The contest closes this Thursday, November 16th and winners will be announced Friday. 

While you're logged in be sure to check out all the other amazing prizes and rewards you can win by completing simple tasks and games within Cain Club.

Hurry over, time is running out!

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Hot New Listings! Check out these Gorgeous Homes Fresh on the Market!

4517 Eagle Feather Drive

$749,997 | 4,238 Sq.Ft. | 5 Beds | 4 Baths


Spacious two-story home in Travis Country with 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, and 3 living rooms. The master leads to the backyard and contains a large jetted tub and a separate walk-in shower. The open floor plan allows for easy interactions between the kitchen, living area, and dining room. Bonus rooms have the ability to be turned into a game room or at-home office. The detached garage has the capacity for up to 3 cars.

 

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4 Reasons to Sell This Fall

For nearly a decade we have been selling our listings for more money and in less time than the area average.  Our homes have fewer days on market prior to selling due to our state-of-the-art V.I.S. Home Marketing Plan, which means they sell for more money every time. 

Selling in the holiday season may scare many homeowners, although, fall is, in fact, the prime time to get your house on the market. Check out these four reasons to sell this fall.

Find out more about the systems, experience, and technology we use to outperform other Realtors by scheduling a no-obligation...

University of Texas at Austin Claims the Most Advanced State-Run Earthquake Monitoring System

Scientific studies have established a strong link between a rash of earthquakes across Texas and new oil- and gas-related drilling techniques, and now the Lone Star State is equipped with one of the most cutting-edge methods in the country to measure and track seismic activity.

The University of Texas at Austin's state-funded earthquake monitoring system is called TexNet and is priced at about $4.7 million.  The system was formed in 2015 and uses 22 permanent monitoring stations and 40 portable monitoring stations to track the Texas tremors. 

The University recently unveiled a new online map -- using TexNet data -- that gives Texans accurate earthquake information and allows users to track quakes across the state in real time....

Popular South Austin Coffee Shops to Check Out

Among other things, Austin is known for its coffee shops — but with a different coffee shop on every corner, it can be difficult to settle on a favorite. Luckily, with so many to choose from, you should have no trouble finding a good cup o’ joe. Here are six of our favorite coffee shops to try: 

Epoch
One of Austin’s best coffee shops is set to open a new location on 3900 Far West Boulevard this fall, serving delicious coffee drinks, hot alternatives like tea and chai, and iced and blended drinks. Epoch also has a limited food menu featuring pizza, sandwiches, and desserts. While this new location is coming soon, Epoch currently has two other shops in Austin; visit epochcoffee.com for...

Hot New Listing: Gorgeous 4 Bedroom Steiner Ranch Home

Luxury home front

13221 Coleto Creek Trail

$749,997 | 4,363 Sq.Ft. | 4 Beds |4 Baths

Welcome to Steiner Ranch's ultimate luxury retreat, this gorgeous home sits in a highly desirable gated community. It offers a large covered patio with deck areas that provide ample space to enjoy the amazing hill country and lake views. Master bedroom on the main floor, office, game room, formal dining room, over-sized bedrooms, welcoming foyer and amazing dwellings are just some of the few things this home has to offer. Gorgeous gourmet kitchen with HUGE island, granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances. A plethora of nearby community amenities and award-winning schools, undoubtedly this fantastic estate will be top of mind for all that have...