Tag: Texas

Texas Is On The Road Back To Normal Following Coronavirus

There’s no doubt that coronavirus has changed the business community in Texas because, most businesses that are classified as non-essential services, including real estate companies, have been closed down due to the pandemic. Sadly, after being closed down for almost two months, most businesses that have not been earning any Revenue during a coronavirus pandemic…


Austin-area gas prices keep plunging

Austin-area gas prices continued to drop this week, driven by a sharp decline in both oil prices and consumer demand, according to new data from industry tracking firm GasBuddy.com. The price for regular unleaded gasoline is currently $1.56 per gallon in the Austin metro area, according to GasBuddy, which surveys prices at 830 Austin-area gasoline…


More Californian’s Are Relocating To Texas Than Ever Before

This will be no surprise to anyone in the Austin area but, thanks to recent data, we know that between 2018 and 2019 the state of Texas grew by close to 400,000 people and most of those new residents came from California. That’s huge news considering the fact that the Dallas suburb of Arlington Texas…


What Is A Private Transfer Fee? Learn More About This Important Real Estate Term

Are you planning on selling your Austin Texas home? If so, one fee that you can expect to pay is a private transfer fee. What exactly is a private transfer fee? It’s a fee that has to be paid each time a home is sold and it must be collected along with any HOA fees….


Should you sell your home due to financial hardship?

  Following the collapse of the real estate market in 2007 I saw many Austin Texas homeowners fall behind on their mortgages and end up having to sell their homes via short sale or go into foreclosure. Sadly, besides the real estate downturn, there are a variety of other reasons why a homeowner can fall…


Texas Homestate Heroes in Rio!

  Follow fellow Texans through their Rio 2016 journeys! {Click on the graphic to enlarge}


Texans Competing in Sochi

        Looking for Texas athletes in this year’s winter olympics? You might be surprised just how well represented we are in Sochi! If there’s one thing Texans know, it’s speed skating. Of course I’m kidding but whether tuning into the speed skating long or short track events,  you’ll find a Texan! Find…