Austin Area Newsletter

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While our local real estate market feels as though it’s in a perpetual state of “busy,” the month of May traditionally marks the kick-off of the most active time of the year for buying and selling homes. If you’re ready to discuss any of your real estate needs, I’m ready to listen! In the meantime, take care and be sure to enjoy our beautiful springtime weather. ​​​​​​

News And Events

Austin - May - Market hits all-time record high median home price
Median Home Price Hits Another Record

In both the city of Austin and the Austin metro, the median price of a home hit yet another record, according to the most recent numbers released by the Austin Board of REALTORS.

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Austin - May - #1 housing market for growth and stability
Austin #1 Market For Growth and Stability

In a new study by the personal finance website SmartAsset, the Austin-Round Rock metro area was named the nation’s top market for housing growth and stability.

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Austin - May - Housing competition leveling, but bidding wars remain
Competition Leveling, Bidding Wars Remain

While the latest national numbers indicate that with an increase in mortgage rates, competition for homes has leveled a bit, bidding wars between buyers remain a common occurrence in today’s market.

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Austin - May - Leander one of the nation’s fastest growing cities
Leander One of Nation’s Fastest Growing Spots

Following years of eye-popping growth from Cedar Park, another Austin suburb just north of there is now garnering much of the attention for its tremendous growth and development.

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Tips And Tricks

TIPS - May - Easy spring cleaning tips
Easy Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Home

If you’ve been waiting to get started with those annual spring cleaning chores, here is a list of nearly 40 tips that will have your home looking ship-shape for the second half of the year.

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TIPS - May - Garage storage ideas
Garage Storage Ideas

There may be two types of homeowners in the world… those with perfectly put together garages and those with, well, something else. If you’re in the latter group, here’s a handy list of garage storage ideas that should help.

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Market Statistics

City of Austin Texas - Market Stats
Direct from the Austin MLS®, here are some of the latest numbers for the local market.
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