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Just for fun. I thought I would take a few pictures and see if you could come up with a great caption for them. These are all days in the life of a Realtor pictures. The first one is a picture of us trying to retrieve the phone of a client who got out of his car to view this home and the phone we...
  Austin is the Live Music Capitol of the US. Check it out for yourself. If you love music you will love South By SouthWest 2009. Each year Downtown Austin is transformed into the Live music capitol of the US. Bands from all over will be represented inculding "Devo" this year. Austin Filmstrip Sl...
 The current market leasing is at its best in a decade. The apartment new builds coupled with downtown over builds have created  a surplus of space and a great opportunity for those looking to lease. Many apartment complexes are offering their best deals right now. Some will throw in great extras...
   There are some beautiful places to live in and around the Austin, Texas area. If you are looking for a home with some land the Hill Country of Texas is a great place to explore.    So many beautiful almost un-touched areas. Photo left from a ranch over 60 acres.  Hunting, fishing, maybe open a...
  As strange as it may seem, our future may be very predictable. Current news reports are recording record visits to local psychics as individuals seek answers in troubled times. People want to know what the future holds for them. For many, predicting their future may be as simple as looking bac...
    RE-PRINTED FROM THE ROUND ROCK LEADER.. "Medical additionsCity moves from one hospital to medical hub in matter of monthsFor years, St. David's Round Rock Medical Center remained the fixture of the city's medical community. Then, in summer 2007, Scott and White opened its University Medical C...
  There is a great article on msn real estate touching on mistakes that can be made when purchasing a home or any real property: All five can be avoided with the help of a quality Realtor. A good ...
   If you have been waiting to see where the real Estate market is going you may be missing one of the greatest buying opportunities in our life time. Five Reasons to buy now and buy Texas. 1. Selection - Homes are available in every area and at all price ranges. The quantity of houses on the ma...
  I read this post: by Dale Baker that inspired me to see what I could come up with. Dale was tagged for a ME Me and instructed to do the following: Grab the nearest book. Open it up to page 56. Find the fifth sentence. Post the text of...
Each new year we make re-newed commitments to improve our lives. We promise to get better organized to exercise more to eat less or to at least eat more healthy. The challenge is not making the commitment but rather keeping it. I have so much admiration for those who are able to make the changes...

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