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Home For Sale In Travis Country | 4505 Twisted Tree Cove | MLS#8472290

4505 Twisted Tree Cv MLS#8472290Rare offering on one of Travis Country’s most coveted streets. This home has custom features and upgrades galore! Including a floor to ceiling stone fireplace, custom iron front and back doors and exotic granite counters to designer paint, cathedral ceilings, custom tile and more. Floorplan unlike any other with second master upstairs and a 6th bedroom that could be additional living space or office. Fantastic yard with decorative pond and outdoor living spaces as well as Greenbelt access from the cul-de-sac. Award winning schools and just minutes to Downtown!


Home For Sale In Downtown Round Rock | 301 Rye Street | MLS#9649907

301 Rye Street MLS#9649907Great home in walking distance to Round Rock Library, Veterans Park, dining & entertainment of Historic Round Rock. Entrance to Brushy Creek trail being built close to house in 2016. Front room can be formal dining or living area. Fourth bedroom can be a great flex space. Open kitchen with walk in pantry & lots of storage...

One Side of a Great Divide: Austin’s Economy Draws Strength from its Families

The Great Migration

Austin Real Estate one of best in U.S. for familiesA great divide is developing in the U.S. due to a migration of families from large, expensive metropolitan areas to smaller, suburban regions. The divide is illustrated in a recent Forbes report that lists out the U.S. cities that are experiencing the highest growth-rate of families. According to the report, Austin has had the second-highest increase in families since 2000. There were 86,200 more children in 2013 than in 2000, which reflects a growth rate of an astounding 49.3%. That’s roughly 100 times the national growth rate of 0.5% for the demographic.

To develop the list, Forbes consulted...

Austin’s Rocket-Ride to Economic Supremacy Graphed

Austin real estate strengthened by economy. There surely isn’t a person in Austin who questions that this is far and away the best city in the state. Support of that sentiment has come in the Austin Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Economic Indicators report. Journalist Colin Pope
authored a report in the Austin Business Journal about the recent economic news and included a graph from the Chamber’s report. Austin’s economic growth is charted out along with those of Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Fort Worth. The difference is staggering....

Home For Sale In Southview Estates | 9003 Feather Hill Road | MLS#9546601

9003 Feather Hill Road MLS#9546601Unique offering gives the feel of country living on an estate sized lot & still just minutes to Downtown. Ranch style home with open living areas. Spacious kitchen features stainless appliances & built in wine fridge. Sparkling pool with gorgeous deck. Property features 489 sq ft guest house with full bath & additional converted 806 sq ft workshop not included in sq ft consideration & rain water harvesting for 20,000 gallons. RV hookups also on property. Close to dining & shopping. Award winning schools!

Pictures and Virtual Tour of 9003 Feather Hill Road...

Round Rock One of the Cheapest Places to Live, according to Kiplinger

Round Rock in Austin is affordable real estateAffordable housing in an area that boasts high incomes isn’t easy to come by. In the Austin metro area, however, there are great options that are seeing newcomers arrive in droves. Lured by large paychecks and affordable living, migrants are taking up residence in Austin’s suburbs with hopes of better chances at prosperity and happiness. The good sense of those suburban residents is validated in the recent Kiplinger report that names Austin’s sleeper community of Round Rock as one of the cheapest places in the U.S. to live.


Home For Sale In Travis Country | 4220 Kachina Dr | MLS#3369429

4220 Kachina Dr MLS#3369429Well kept home with open concept & recent updates including roof, HVAC, water heater & furnace. Floorplan features two master suites that could easily convert to fourth bedroom or flex space & walk-in closets in each room. Beautiful details of this bright home include wide plank wood floors, stone fireplace, bay windows & more! Amazing park-like backyard with lush landscaping & enlarged slate patio. Wonderful neighborhood & great location, just minutes to downtown with award-winning schools!

Pictures and Virtual Tour of 4220 Kachina Dr MLS#3369429


Home For Sale In Circle C | 10800 Pinkney Lane | MLS#9029066

10800 Pinkney Ln MLS#9029066Beautifully home with tons of updates including crown molding, custom light fixtures, windows and fireplace. Recently remodeled center island kitchen features Thermadore cook top, Sub-Zero refrigerator, double Wolf built in ovens, and custom cabinetry galore. Master has updated bath with custom shower, double vanities and dual full size medicine cabinets. Formal office, W/D connections on both floors, and 5th bedroom can be easily used as flex space. Spacious yard with covered porch and sparkling pool/spa. Excellent neighborhood with award wining schools and just minutes to dining, shopping and entertainment.


Austin's 1st Weird Homes Tour

Austin Weird Homes

Austin is well known for its "Keep Austin Weird" slogan and the many eccentric residents that live in this city.  However, lately long term residents feel the city is loosing its weird vibe, so a group of residents who believe the uniqueness of Austin resides in the places (and people) that call it  home have created the 1st ever Weird Homes Tour.  On Saturday Sept. 13th from 10am to 6pm people can take themselves on a self driving home tour of eight weird homes. 

For full details on the event, check out Weird Homes Tour.