What’s on the Horizon for Austin in 2018?

The big news coming from the New York Times on January 18, 2018 is Amazon named the 20 finalists in the fierce contest for its second headquarters. Frankly I was surprised at our city making the cut. Why? Downtown Austin is ranked #3 on the list for the most expensive cities to live and our […]

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To Stage or Not to Stage? It’s REALLY not an Agonizing Question!

Debe Maxwell, CRS states the obvious that so many miss! Statistics really do prove that staging works and I’m a firm believer. I have a favorite stager in Austin, Brian Morris with Brian David Design and he makes my listings pop. Whether they are vacant and he does full staging or a consultation with my sellers who […]

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Dishing with Dorie – did you know? 1/22/18

What a great week-end! Our weather warmed up in time for 3M Half Marathon Sunday morning! Handsome Hudson and Beautiful Beckett came over for a sleep over while their folks ran! I negotiated 2 repair Amendments for my buyers and baked some blueberry muffins and oatmeal raisin cookies for the kids. Gene was recuperating from another procedure so was taking it […]

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Russo’s Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen ~ "Foodie" Friday

Austin has been under seige with chilling temperatures this January and we are all ready for the week-end as it should be warming up! Grab your family and friends and get out for a fun experience at a new Italian restaurant recently opened in the Arboretum area! If you have a craving for fresh Italian food, this […]

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Another one bites the dust in Four Points!

I’ve been working with my buyers to find a home in NW Austin since last fall. We narrowed the scope to 2 communities that would work. We took a break over the Christmas holidays but began our search the day after New Years day. We found the perfect single family, newer home in the gated […]

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Explore Zilker Park on the Zilker Zephyr Express

Zilker Metropolitan Park is referred to as “Austin’s most loved park!” It’s amazing that this 351-acre metropolitan park is the venue for so many iconic Austin celebrations! There is a variety of recreation opportunities, facilities and special events for individuals and families. The top places within the park to visit: •  Barton Springs Pool •  […]

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Do you enjoy tech humor? 1/15/18

It’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day and time to remember our history and honor this man. Unfortunately I will be working as I have an early Advisory board meeting and a listing appointment in the afternoon. I’ve had a busy week-end coming to terms with a seller who contacted me because they heard I might have a buyer for his home […]

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