Austin Summer Camp Guide

Summer is quickly approaching, which means now is the time to start thinking about your kiddo’s summer plans. Austin has dozens of summer activities ranging from an afternoon of fun to day camp and even sleep-away camp. We’ve gathered a list of our favorite local summer camp programs to keep your kids happy and engaged […]

5 Ways to Go Green at Home

Going green can be difficult, especially if you lead a busy life and rely on modern one-use conveniences. In honor of Earth Day this month, we’re looking at simple changes you can make around the house to be a little kinder to our planet. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite eco-friendly swaps and conservation […]

The Perfect Patios for Pets

Being a city filled with dog lovers, Austin understands the importance of being able to bring your furry best friend everywhere you go. With so many great dog-friendly patios to choose from, it can be hard to keep track, so we’ve gathered a few of our favorite patios that are a must-visit this Spring. Perla’s […]

3 Tips For Downsizing

At some point, a family reaches a time where they no longer need as much space as they once did. Children leave home, and with the exception of holidays, the guest rooms often go unused. Making the decision to downsize can be intimidating, especially when you’re accustomed to the extra storage a larger house supplies. […]

What to Look for In a Realtor

Choosing the perfect real estate agent can be just as important as choosing the perfect home. Working with the right person can make buying or selling a breeze, but if you end up with an agent who doesn’t meet your expectations, the process can become tedious. Below are a few important questions to consider when […]

Spring Cleaning: Playroom Edition

As Spring nears, one begins to realize the amount of clutter the holidays and winter months have brought into our homes. Spring is the perfect time to purge unnecessary clutter, re-organize, and deep clean your home to for the new season. A room that often collects the most clutter is kids’ playrooms. Playrooms easily accumulate […]

Design Must-Haves When Remodeling or Building a Home

A move-in ready home can be hard to resist, however, there are many benefits associated with buying a fixer-upper or building a home. We’ve gathered some of the biggest perks of designing your own home that will forever change the way you look at fixer-uppers. Storage A common realization amongst homebuyers in metro-areas is, “where […]

How to Pull Off a Monochromatic Room

As Spring approaches, homeowners tend to look for a refresh of their living spaces. If wanting to make a bold change, a monochromatic color scheme might be just what you’re looking for. This trend can be easily tackled by incorporating new accessories and accents to your space. Choosing The Right Color The most vital element […]

Meet the Agent: Christy Emshwiller

Christy possesses more than a decade of real estate experience across multiple markets including Austin, Aspen, Crested Butte, Telluride, and Vail. Over the course of her real estate career, Christy has found that one of the most important aspects of real estate is forming lasting relationships with her clients. Her work ethic and dedication to […]

Meet the Agent: Paula Duke

She has valuable experience in negotiation and sales and is known for her strong work ethic and dedication to clients.  Paula has been heavily involved in the Helping Hand Home for Children, the Junior League of Austin, and Tarrytown United Methodist Church.  She has also been an active volunteer in her kids’ schools for the […]