Author: Jeremy Raglin

Austin Texas Real Estate Market – Fall 2019 Update

It’s hard to believe that fall is almost here and another year is getting close to wrapping up! In spite of the up and down nature of the stock market and the economy, the real estate market has remained steady and continues to be one of the best investments. If you’ve been thinking about buying,…


Mortgage Interest Rates Keep Dropping Making Now A Great Time to Buy or Refinance

We’re at a period in the real estate market where many people thought interest ratwes would be climbing back up into the 5’s or higher but they are dipping down to 3.5%, making right now an excellent time to either buy a home in Austin or refinance your home. What’s driving mortgage rates today? Average…


What Will Austin Look Like in the Next 10 Years?

Are you planning on moving to Austin Texas but are wondering what the area will look like in the next 10 years? If so, you’re not alone. The ATX area is without a doubt changing every year and old buildings are being demolished in favor of new construction. The good news is that not all…


Gardening Tips – Grow A Butterfly Garden and Create A Treasure Everyone Will Enjoy

  Are you searching for ideas for your Austin Texas Garden? If so, instead of planting flowers, herbs or other plants, why not plant a butterfly garden instead? What is a butterfly garden? It’s a garden that attracts butterflies who are migrating through Central Texas. Soil preparation is the same as with any garden. Plants…


Tips for Selling Your Home During the Fall and Winter Months

Are you planning on selling your Austin Texas home during the fall and winter months? Even though the real estate market typically slows down again right before Thanksgiving you can still successfully sell your home if you follow these tips. Tip #1 – Stage for The Season As a home seller, one of the most…


Lake Austin Homes Rank As Most Expensive In United States

AUSTIN, Texas — Waterfront homes are some of the most highly sought-after real estate on the planet, and Austin is no exception. Lake Austin is a constant level lake that begins at the Tom Miller dam and spans 21 miles upstream to the Mansfield Dam at Lake Travis. Homeowners enjoy the serenity of the lake…


Five Tips Every First Time Home Buyer Needs To Know

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Home Buying Checklist – What Are The Things That You Need To Know Before Buying A House?

Are you planning on buying an Austin Texas home house? If so, you’re making a smart choice! Owning a home is a smart investment to make, especially in this day and age when we have low interest rates that make buying a home almost irresistible. In this article I will provide you with a “checklist”…


What home buyers (without an agent) should know about closing on a house

Buying a house without a real estate agent has its perils. If you overlook something, especially at closing (when contracts are signed), it could cost you. But, if you get it right, you may be able to shave thousands of dollars off the purchase price via a reduced agent commission, and that would mean lower…


What’s Life Really Like In Austin Texas?

Austin Texas has been rated as one of the best cities to live in the United States for a few years now because we still have an affordable cost of living here, good home prices, plenty of things to do and a thriving jobs market. Even though the press coverage of Austin has been good,…