Austin Area Events

Austin Ranks #3 on list of the Life Sciences Industry’s Next Hot Spots

According to a study done by CBRE Austin ranks #3 on list of markets emerging in the life sciences industry next hot spots. The life sciences revolution is occurring at a rapid pace.

Ranked on the basis of recent life sciences employment growth, number and concentration of key scientists, NIH funding, quality and quantity of educational institutions providing life science graduates and medical research and health services institutions, and number and concentration of high-tech workers.

Right now, the areas leading the nations life sciences clusters.

San Diego

New Jersey

Raleigh-Durham

Washington, D.C.-Baltimore

These cities round out a second tier of primary life sciences markets in the U.S. Emerging life sciences hubs that offer a growing source of life sciences talent include:

Seattle

Houston

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Southeast Austin Makes List of Hottest Neighborhoods Taking Off in 2019

Don’t you wish you were ahead of the real estate game? Southeast Austin makes Trulia's list of hottest neighborhoods taking off in 2019! Southeast Austin has ample space and land for large communities. The best part about SE Austin is that its very close to downtown! The study was conducted by looking at the year-over-year change in home values, median days on market, and the change in days on market since the previous year.

Austin is home to the original Whole Foods Market, Barton Springs Pools and SXSW festival, it’s also a town of beautiful neighborhoods. Locals love South Austin’s easy access to Zilker Park and Town Lake. Packed with restaurants and coffee shops, and across the street from McKinney Falls State Park, this is the neighborhood to browse for an...

Austin on List of 14 Cities That Give You FOMO

Have you ever heard of the phrase “FOMO”? If you have been hanging out with the millennial crowd, then you probably heard the phrase thrown around. If you haven’t heard this word before you might be surprised that it actually stands for something! Expedia recently released a list of the top 14 most FOMO worthy cities.

 

FOMO: Fear Of Missing Out

 

Austin was described perfectly by Katherine Wise, Communications Manager at Visit Austin- “Down-home, yet sophisticated. Laidback and bustling with high energy. Traditional and avant-garde at the same time. These qualities allow Austinites and visitors alike to embrace the city’s unique, often quirky, identity, and appreciate the traditions that it was founded upon.” She is also quoted “Over the past two decades, the small...

Open House Tomorrow! 5625 Hero Drive

Join us SATURDAY FEBRUARY 1st from 11-2:00pm
5625 Hero Drive, Austin MLS#6197602 Travis Country Home For Sale

Retreat to a greenbelt home to the highly sought after Travis Country! This home features an open concept kitchen to living, floor to ceiling windows, and serene views out to the lush landscaping. Gorgeous updates, a spacious master-suite, & generous secondary bedrooms add touches of luxury. Enjoy unmatched outdoor living & entertaining space on the back patio, too! Enjoy the community pool, tennis & basketball courts, community garden, & unbeatable hiking trails - entertainment walking distance away!

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Austin Ranks #1 on List of The World’s Top 10 Beer Destinations for 2019

Who doesn’t love beer, food, and fun? In a study done by Vine Pair, Austin Ranked #1 on List of The World’s Top 10 Beer Destinations for 2019.

The cities that made the list of top ten were:

10. Paris, France

9.   Seattle, Washington

8.   Tokyo, Japan

7.   Rochester, New York

6.   Raleigh, North Carolina

5.   Los Angeles, California

4.   Atlanta, Georgia

3.   New Orleans, Louisiana

2.   Berlin, Germany

1.   Austin, Texas

You’re probably wondering where the usual suspects are like, Belgium, Munich, and Portland. Well, the interesting thing is that there are now over 7,000 breweries in the U.S. alone! The competition to be the best is only getting more intense. Asia and Europe are no longer untouchable. The U.S. is showing...

Charming Manor Home Open House This Saturday, January 12th!

Join us SATURDAY JANUARY 12th from 12-2:00pm
12929 Carillon Way, Manor  MLS# 6250183  Travis Country Home For Sale

Retreat home to this charming, traditional one-story family home in the highly regarded Bell Farms! Spacious and open family room, light and bright dining space, and a huge kitchen with ample cabinetry space, plus a breakfast nook. Master-suite with double vanities, soaking tub and a walk in closet! Generous secondary bedrooms.Best of all, enjoy the quiet and privacy of a privately fenced yard backing to a greenbelt for outdoor living - no backyard neighbors!

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Austin Makes the Top Ten List for “Best Foodie City in America”

Unless you have been living under a rock the last few years, you have probably heard the term “Foodie” in conversations or on the internet. From rainbow bagels to sushi burritos, I am sure you are curious as to what people are talking about. According to The Merriam Webster Dictionary the definition of a Foodie is:

a person having an avid interest in the latest food fads”.

Austin made the top ten list for “Best Foodie City in America” by a study done by Wallet Hub. If you have been around, you know that the restaurant scene in Austin has tremendously stepped its game up. With Korean BBQ, authentic Dim Sum, ice cream rolls, snow cones, and al the Mexican food you can dream of, you can see why Austin is the place to be.

One of the best parts about Austin is the brunch scene....

Santa's Winter Wonderland!

This past weekend Santa flew down from the North Pole to spend time with the boys and girls in Travis Country. It’s incredibly important to Cain Realty Group to give back to the community and stay in touch with past clients. This weekend we had the wonderful opportunity to spread holiday cheer throughout Travis Country! Our 3rd annual Santa’s Winter Wonderland was a major success!  

We had special visits from Buddy the Elf and SANTA!! The room was set up so that everywhere you turned there was something to do. Take pictures with Santa, decorate your own ornament, write a letter to the North Pole, it truly felt like Santa’s Winter Wonderland.

Not only did we have fun activities for all the kids and adults, we also had tons of treats!! Kids had fun decorating Christmas cookies, eating fresh popcorn, and drinking yummy hot cocoa. Cain Realty Group was dressed like elves and spent the day helping children with all the fun little crafts and...

Austin Holiday Events

Looking for something to do with your significant other, family, friends, or pet? The holidays are officially here which means you are most likely in the party spirit, or looking for some holiday spirits... Lucky for you, we have created a calendar with all the fun events going on in the Austin area until the end of the year!

Our list includes some of the locals favorite’s like, Zilker Trail of Lights, Ballet Austin’s The Nutcracker, and Zach’s Theatre Santaland Diaries. We also wanted to include a list of events and occasions that are absolutely free!

We understand that for most the holidays...

Austin Ranked in Top 15 on List of Most Fun Cities in America

It’s hard not to have a good time when you’re in Austin; live music on every corner, music festivals, amazing food and all the outdoor activities you can think of. Recently, Austin was ranked #14 on a list of the most fun cities in America. To no surprise, others at the top of the list were major metropolises like New York City, Las Vegas, and Miami.

According to a study done by WalletHub, the average American spends $3,000 dollars a year on entertainment. That’s a lot of money! Austin has a plethora of activities that are absolutely FREE. From art festivals to light shows, Austin is a great place to have a good time without breaking the bank. 

One of the determining factors of whether the city was fun or not, was the age that people were having fun. A successful city has entertainment for ALL ages, babies to senior citizens. Austin offers something for everyone, you can take it easy by going to...

Austin Events and Activities this July!

Have a BLAST this summer with the coolest spots to hang out in Austin, Texas! From Art and Theatre, Sports events, concerts, and shopping, you will never be bored this July. Check out the monthly Calendar of Events from our trusted title company, Texas National Title!

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The Cain Team Hosts a Very Patriotic 4th of July Parade!

Cain Realty Group is proud to have sponsored the Annual Travis Country Fourth of July Parade this past week. The parade kicked off at 9:00 a.m. with streets lined of red, white and blue!

The parade included refreshments, patriotic tattoos, balloon animals, an epic water balloon fight, and a Kona Ice Snow Cone truck donated by The Cain Team. It was a very patriotic event enjoyed by all TC residents who attended! 

The parade also included a little friendly competition for the following categories, congratulations to all winners! We look forward to seeing you all again next year!
  • Most Patriotic Family: Brisket and family
  • Most Patriotic Girl: Alice Odem
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Thank you for attending our 8th Annual Apple Pie Giveaway!

Thank you to everyone who came out and made our 8th Annual Apple Pie Giveaway such a HIT! We love this event as it gives us the opportunity to make new friendships in the community and reconnect with some familiar faces. We look forward to this each year and hope to see you all again next year! 

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Don't Forget to Reserve your Apple Pie!

It's that time again for our 8th annual Cain Team 4th of July Apple Pie Giveaway!  Nothing tastes better than apple pie on the 4th of July! To reserve your delicious apple pie for pickup Monday, July 2nd, CLICK HERE.  We will take registrations until the morning of Friday, June 29th, so please hop on ASAP to sign up for some goodness. 

We are also giving away Cain Keys to go towards free prizes that can be redeemed at CainClub.com just for coming to pick up your pie. 

Ultimate Austin Summer Guide

Ultimate Austin Summer Guide

Summer is FINALLY here, and there is SO much to do! Thanks to DO512 and Austin Plumbery, we've got the ultimate guide to Summer in Austin, a jam-packed list of ideas, events, and activities to keep the whole family entertained and active this summer in Austin!

Splash Pads

  • North Austin --> Bailey - 1101 W. 33rd St.
  • East Austin --> Chestnut - 1404 E. 16th St.
  • South Austin --> Liz Carpenter Fountain - 1000 Barton Springs Rd. 
  • West Austin --> Clarksville - 1811 W. 11th St.

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Join us for the 8th Annual Apple Pie Giveaway!

It is that time of year again, that's right, our 8th Annual 4th of July Apple Pie Giveaway is right around the corner! Since 2011, Cain Realty Group has proudly been giving out freshly baked apple pies to our friends, neighbors, and clients to celebrate the 4th of July.  This is one of our favorite events as it gives us the opportunity to make new friendships within the community and connect with old ones.


CLICK HERE to reserve your apple pie for pickup Monday, July 2nd from 12-6PM. We will take registrations until the morning of Friday, June 29th, so please hop on ASAP to sign up for some goodness. We look forward to seeing you and giving you a complimentary apple pie!

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Stay Cool This Summer and Splash into Central Texas

The heat is heading to Austin and boy are we in store for a HOT, HOT, HOT summer. Stay cool this year with this list of fun and family-friendly watering holes in Central Texas. A huge thank you to our preferred title company, Texas National Title for the guide to this year's go-to spots.

We'll see you there! Happy splashing!


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Austin May Events and Activities

April showers bring May flowers...and events! It is time to get out and enjoy time with the family this month, and we've got you covered. Enjoy this month's events and activities blog for fun family-friendly activities. 

As always, tag us in your Facebook photos at our referred events for Cain Club points. We've got some amazing prizes with your name on it!


May 4: The Greatest Showman Outdoor Screening @ Community First Cinema

Mobile Loaves & Fishes invites you to a free movie night at our Community First! Village.
Grab chairs and a blanket, bring family and friends and enjoy this special screening of the Greatest Showman.

Come as early as 7:30 pm to explore Community First! Village, pick your spot and enjoy your favorite movie snacks from the Community...