Cain Realty Group Austin Real Estate Blog

4 Basic Preparations for a Home Showing

All homeowners need to prep up their home to be ready for viewing before it hits the market. While some owners go the extra mile and invest on remodels and home staging services, others can just stick to the basics and be as successful with selling ...

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Botched Home DIY Projects that Can Affect Your Home Value

Are you an avid DIYer? There is nothing wrong with working on basic home projects-- as long as your hard work will not compromise your safety and home value. Here are the most common DIY project fails listed by Realtor.com that can hurt your home ...

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How to Make Use of Home Buyer's Advantage

2016 is a very competitive year for home buyers as they struggle to find their perfect home at a time when there is less inventory and lenders are very stringent with qualifying loan applications. The new norm is to get preapproval prior to going ...

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Colors That Make the Room Look Bigger

The end goal of every home owner is to settle in a spacious, comfortable home. However, not everyone can afford a large home at once, so we have to be smart about managing the space that we have and stay comfortable as can be. Did you know that ...

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The Truth About Second Mortgages

A second mortgage is a loan option that home owners can look into if they find themselves suddenly in need of a large amount of cash. Second mortgages allow home owners to access the equity of their home (which is usually the difference between the ...

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Home Search to-do's for Veteran Buyers

If you are qualified for a VA loan, there is absolutely no reason why you should not make use of the opportunity to buy a home for your family or invest in a property that can help you generate additional income for your family's needs. After all, ...

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Labor Day Fun Facts

Cheers to your well-earned holiday! All of us look forward to that long weekend every September when we get the chance to sit back, relax, and enjoy our well-earned break as hard workers. Aside from getting the chance to spend time with family and ...

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Labor Day Weekend Events for the Family

The Labor Day weekend is one of the few holidays in the U.S. that most families look forward to celebrating. The day that trade unions and labor movements once pushed for the celebration of hard work has slowly evolved into the weekend preceding the ...

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