Family-Friendly Austin Neighborhoods

With a family, moving becomes a more difficult task that requires thoughtful planning of school districts, street safety, and neighborhood culture. Everyone has a unique checklist that makes up their ideal place to raise a family, and Austin’s diverse neighborhoods help take the stress out of finding the perfect location. Below is a list of […]

How To: Save Money When Buying a Home

Buying a home can be an expensive process, but if you shop wisely and arrive at the closing prepared, there are ways that you can save. We’ve put together a list of things that can help ensure you’re getting the best rate on your loan as well as save money on closing costs and other […]

Garage Organization Tips

After several years in real estate, I have come to the conclusion that there are two types of homes. There is the house where the garage acts as an extension of the home with seamless organization methods and ample room for recreational activity and there is the house where the garage is overflowing with several […]

Packing Tips For Moving

Once the stress of buying or selling a home has subsided, the reality of packing for a big move soon sets in. It can be overwhelming to imagine a lifetime of belongings being neatly arranged in cardboard boxes however, it can be done. We’ve gathered a list of our favorite packing and moving tips to […]

5 Ways To Brighten Your Home This Summer

There are several great ways to add color and brighten up a home, but it can be difficult to know which methods will work best in your space. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite ways to brighten and refresh almost any home this summer. The Power of Rugs A large colorful rug in a […]

Home Inspection Benefits

Whether purchasing new construction or an older home, an inspection is an instrumental part of the home buying process. The small expense of a home inspection can save you time, money, and feelings of stress. Below are home inspection benefits and reasons you should always have one before purchasing. What’s Hiding Behind The Walls? Even […]

Is An Open House Right For My Home?

When selling a home, some realtors are big believers in open houses whereas others won’t even consider them. Realtors can provide home sellers with a strategic plan to sell their home which may not always include an open house. We’ve gathered four of the most common reasons realtors protest open houses to help decide if […]

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. […]

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 […]