September 2017 Austin Texas Events ~ Here’s what’s going on!

September 2017 Austin Texas Events ~ Here’s what’s going on! It’s hard to believe September is right around the corner! September looks like an exciting month of fun activities! Don’t miss the Bridal Extravaganza at the Palmer Events Center on Sept. 9-10 and the Hill Country Classic Car Auction at the Palmer Events Center on […]

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SOLD in Canyon Creek by Dorie Dillard

SOLD in Canyon Creek by Dorie Dillard The one constant in the Canyon Creek Subdivision in NW Austin real estate market is consumers are out in force looking for the perfect property to call home! My sellers and I worked as a team in pricing their home and making a list of what needed to […]

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My business is like a Timex…it takes a licking but keeps on ticking!

Wow… Anna Banana’s  challenge this month “ActiveRain August Challenge – Best – Business Practices,” really made me pause and go back to my early experiences as a Realtor®. It’s been an opportunity to revisit my business starting from the beginning. In 1990 I found myself a single mom and needed to find an occupation and […]

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Coming Soon In Canyon Creek ~ A Must have!

Some listings you LOVE to Market! They’ve got the “cool” factor that buyers are looking for in today’s market! This trendy 2 story brick is nestled comfortably on a corner lot behind mature oaks. You’ll love the 5” Mahogany hand-scraped floors as you enter the two story foyer! 3 bedrooms (master down), 2.5 baths, 3 […]

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Where are Austin Home prices headed?

According to Forbes Magazine in their July 19, 2017 article by Samantha Sharf “Texas is Home to the most Over Valued Housing Markets in America” the article states Austin housing is over-valued and a housing bubble may be on Austin’s horizon. KXAN ran the story the first of August which many of you may have […]

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Don’t miss Austin’s Back to School Sales Tax Holiday this weekend!

Check out the Texas Comptroller website to see what qualifies and read the fine print! The holiday theoretically applies only to “back to school” items, but the list of exempted items is extensive. This savings include items purchased online, by telephone, mail or even layaway plans! The savings is approximately $8 per $100 spent. School […]

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Bluebonnets & Indian Paintbrushes ~ Then comes the Texas heat!

Thank you Belinda Spillman for hosting the challenge Show Us Your Summer Blooms and Crops… It’s fun seeing all the green thumbs that have posted their gorgeous flowers and gardens in this contest. Growing up we maintained a very large garden in upstate New York and I can’t tell you how many hours I spent shelling […]

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