Tag: Real Estate in ATX

2016 Economic Forecast

2016 Economic Forecast Last week we attended multiple economic forecast presentations. My personal takeaway: more of the same once again for the local housing market. Sound a little familiar to the past few years? The fundamentals for our local housing market remain strong as we enter 2016. We have strong employment and population growth, we have low inventory with…


ABOR’s Press Release for August Statistics

Austin-area home prices set August record, outpace household income growth in August 2015 Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for August 2015 AUSTIN, Texas – September 22, 2015 – According to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR), Austin-area single-family home sales remained high in August, increasing…


ABOR’s Press Release for July Housing Stats

Austin-area home sales hit all-time high, inventory levels rising in July 2015 Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for July 2015   AUSTIN, Texas – August 20, 2015 – According to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR), Austin-area home sales hit an all-time high, increasing 12…


May Is National Moving Month

Hard to believe but it’s already May which means it’s National Moving Month! May marks the beginning of the peak sales season for real estate where we’ll see nearly 50% of 2015’s housing transactions take place. If the reported number of homes going pending in April holds true, we’ll see a 10-year high in closed units during May; a…


ABOR’s Press Release on March Statistics

Austin-area home prices reach all-time high, home sales set record for March 2015   Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for March 2015 AUSTIN, Texas – April 21, 2015 – Austin-area single-family home prices hit an all-time high, while single-family home sales volume set a record for the month of March according to…


2015 1st Quarter Market Update

April In ATX Good afternoon and happy belated Easter! The week immediately following Easter Sunday always represents the beginning of the busy season for Realtors. As the inventory starts its annual climb and the sales really kick into overdrive, let’s take a brief moment and look back at the first quarter of 2015. Today, our local…


Austin Market Watch

Once again, real estate sales in the Austin metro area are off to another fast start. While 2014 was a record breaking year, home sales are currently outpacing last year by at least 10% for single family dwellings with many listings still receiving multiple offers and selling over list price! And though early year projections for interest rates ranged from 4.0-4.2% with climbs throughout…


Holiday Scavenger Hunt For Austin Pets Alive!

    Here at Real Estate In ATX, we are proud to support several local charities in town and this year, we’d like to launch a scavenger hunt with your help. My office, Horizon Realty, has adopted Austin Pet’s Alive as our charity for 2014-2015 and we’re kicking it off with a charity drive. Austin…


Onward to 2014!

I hope you are enjoying the holiday season. Before the new year arrives, I wanted to thank everyone for helping make our first year at Real Estate in ATX a huge success. 2013 brought more business than we expected and we are super stoked about 2014!   Speaking of 2014, expect to hear from me…


A New Mopac in 2015

Last week select agents had the opportunity to hear directly from Steve Pustelynk, director of communications for the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority. Offering an informative presentation, those in attendance heard a bit on the history of tolling, the current state of commuting in Central Texas and future highway expansions. Truth be told, Steve has his…