Real Estate News

What to Expect in 2017 for Austin, According to Three Economic Forecasts

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Are you wondering how the Austin real estate market will be in 2017? Will prices continue to go up? Will interest rates go up? Will people stop moving to Austin? If you’ve either asked yourself or someone else this question, you are not alone. Three Economic Forecasts, One Common Theme This week was a busy week for economic forecasters all …

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Loosened Requirements, Job Growth will Continue to Drive Austin’s Housing Market in 2016

2016 Mortgage Forecast - Austin TX - John McLellan

I just attended the 2016 Mortgage Forecast with Supreme Lending’s John McLellan. If you don’t know John, he is one of the top lenders here in Austin, perhaps even Texas, and his research on the data he presented is some of the most intense, comprehensive data I’ve seen collected. Here are some of the highlights from his presentation: The rise …

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We Just Listed 11801 Woodland Hills Trail, Austin TX 78732!

11801 Woodland Hills Trl, Austin TX 78732 (3) - Listing Photos

We have a new listing in the UT Golf Club at Steiner Ranch at 11801 Woodland Hills Trl. This single-story home features exceptional upgrades including hardwood flooring, exquisite architectural features and a gorgeous view of the surrounding hill country from the extended covered patio. This home features 2134 sqft (per TCAD), 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a 2-car garage with …

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We Just Listed 17800 Edgewood Way #202, Jonestown TX 78645!

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We just listed a beautiful condo in The Hollows at 17800 Edgewood Way #202, Jonestown TX 78645.  This 3-bedroom 2-bathroom condo has amazing views of Lake Travis from the master bedroom, living and dining rooms!  It’s spacious covered patio has panoramic views of the Hill Country and Lake Travis too!  The community is popular for those seeking a vacation home, …

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Timing & the Austin real estate market: does a perfect time exist for a seller to list?

2009-2013 Market Trends for Austin residental real estate sales

Imagine if the housing market was just like Wall Street. Brokers stood on the street corners, wearing funny colored jackets, waiving MLS sheets into the air while yelling, “Buy, buy, buy! Sell, sell, sell!” Of course, there is a lot of research going on behind the scenes and those stock traders have it down to a science on when a …

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How the Texas Drought is Affecting Lake Travis Area Home Sales

Texas Drought Map - Jan 7 2014

Austin continually makes national news with our outstanding job and housing market. But there is another thing on the national radar – the drought in Texas. My out-of-state buyers are always posing the question, “How are the lake levels affecting the market in Austin?” Unfortunately, I have yet to find that magic crystal ball to tell me the future of …

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