Home Sales and Median Price both hit records in July

Home Sales and Median Price both hit records in July
Posted August 26, 2020 in Real Estate

Existing-home sales jumped 25% in July from June, beating the prior record gain of 21% set a month earlier, as low mortgage rates fueled demand for real estate across the United States. Sales of single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums, and co-ops rose to a seasonally adjusted 5.86 million, the highest level since 2006, the National Association […]

Steps You Can Take To Prepare For Buying A Home In Austin

Steps You Can Take To Prepare For Buying A Home In Austin
Posted August 19, 2020 in Mortgage, Real Estate

With national inventory down almost 30%, the housing market has become more competitive. That’s especially true when it comes to mid-priced, affordable houses. So how do you get ahead in a hot market? The key is preparation. The sooner you start preparing to buy a house, the easier it’ll be to beat the competition. But […]

Popular Home Updates During Pandemic

Popular Home Updates During Pandemic
Posted August 12, 2020 in Home Improvement

Many Americans turned their attention to their homes during the pandemic. Home improvement big-box retailers reported a swarm of traffic as homeowners looked to spruce up their nests while sheltering in. What were homeowners working on? Outdoor spaces were fueling much of the demand, according to Houzz, an online home remodeling platform. For example, new […]

Coronavirus Real Estate Myths

Coronavirus Real Estate Myths
Posted August 5, 2020 in Real Estate

Some Americans may be under the impression that high unemployment rates and recession are prompting a gloomy housing picture. They’re wrong. Realtor.com® highlights a few common COVID-19-related myths that may need some debunking. It’s a bad time to sell a home. After all, homeowners may be skittish with unemployment so high and a pandemic raging […]

Home Improvement on a Budget

Home Improvement on a Budget
Posted July 29, 2020 in Home Improvement

You finally have the time to work on home improvement projects, but you don’t want to stretch the budget. The good news is you can make a big difference and enhance your home with these easy DIY projects. Change Out Lighting Replace those dated ceiling lights with modern fixtures. Make sure you choose lighting that […]

Don’t Forget About These Summer Home Tasks

Don’t Forget About These Summer Home Tasks
Posted July 21, 2020 in Home Improvement

Many associate cleaning with springtime, but summer cleaning tasks are just as important. With warmer temperatures and longer days ahead, there’s no better time to open the windows, throw on a pair of gloves, and get to work. Cleaning your home is important, but don’t forget to take care of heavy-duty home maintenance tasks as […]

Shopping Tips For New Construction Homes

Shopping Tips For New Construction Homes
Posted July 14, 2020 in Real Estate

Owning a newly-built home can be a source of immense pride and enjoyment. Having the chance to build a house to your specifications provides a great opportunity to move into a home that you can enjoy for many years. As a potential buyer of a new home in , there are some important things to […]

Ways To Keep Your Austin House Spotless With Pets

Ways To Keep Your Austin House Spotless With Pets
Posted July 7, 2020 in Home Improvement

We love our pets, but we don’t love the damage they do to our homes. Whether they relieve themselves on your sofa or emit funky odors, furry ones can foil your best efforts to keep your place looking and smelling its best. Having an animal or two in your home doesn’t mean you have to […]

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