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  Daily Real Estate News  |  March 31, 2011  |   Mike Castleman, founder and CEO of Metrostudy, which tracks real-time data of the country's inventory of new homes, says a housing shortage is looming that will soon will create a huge surge in demand for new homes. As such, now is the time to buy,...
Fantastic Location! Great Schools. Minutes from downtown Austin, shopping, some of Austin's best fine dining. Located around the corner from Elementary, Hike & Bike Trails & Community Pool*NUMEROUS Upgrades inc.  granite, travertine & tumbled stone*SS Appliances*Fabulous Master & Secondary Bathro...
A recent experience in a home reminded me of how important it is that a home for sale past the smell test. Sometimes it is difficult for us to be objective if we are accustom to the smell. Have someone walk through your home and give you a true smell review.    If you fail the smell test track do...
  Georgous 3/2 bath in beautiful Round Rock Texas. Fantastic backyard. Quiet and friendly neighborhod. Almost 1300 square ft. Great for a first time homebuyer! A must see. Will hit the market in a week. If you would like to preview before it hits the market, email me at:
MIDNIGHT RIOT COMPETES TO WIN Alternative rock band Midnight Riot competed in the Emo's Battle of the Bands on March 27. Leading the band is ACC Round Rock Campus student Amanda Kirkpatrick, whose fiery vocals bring a dimension to the band and often draws comparisons to another alternative-rock f...
   In the Coveted Anderson Mill area. 11470 Bristle Oak Trail.     GORGEOUS Remodel located around the corner from Elementary, Hike & Bike Trails & Community Pool*NUMEROUS Upgrades inc.granite, travertine & tumbled stone*SS Appliances*Fabulous Master & Secondary Bathrooms*Bamboo Flooring througho...
That's me giving one of my neighbors our "family flag". It was a joke of sorts. He collects flags from around the nations so we decided to present him with our family flag. Any pirate would be proud. Round Rock is a great community and we have made some fantastic friends. I would love to show yo...
  Recent trips with clients looking to lease in the Austin area have provided valuable information about the current market. I took a client this past weekend to 5 complexes. All five were 90% plus full. Two had absolutely nothing available. The weekend before I had another client we looked at 7 ...
  Is it better to do the repairs and sell at market price or to sell "as is" at below the market price? A good CMA can help you make that decision. Most repairs can pay for themselves in the added return you will get when you sell the home. A Comparative Market Analysis will help you see what you...
        Ever wonder why Austin is known as the Live Music Capital of the World®? The slogan became official in 1991, after it was discovered that Austin had more live music venues per capita than anywhere else in the nation. Today, Austin, TX hosts nearly 200 venues and is home to thousands of mu...

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