Hideaway From ACL Fest

The town is abuzz with Austin City Limits Festival preparation. Zilker Park has been transformed into a festival-goer’s dream and soon dozens of bands will be rolling into town. Although the two-weekend event is undeniably exciting, for some, the allure has long worn off. Luckily, Austin and its surrounding areas are filled with ways to […]

Austin Highrise Living

Austin is rapidly growing, and it seems to be in one direction – up. On almost every corner you’ll find a new luxury highrise condo building towering over the city while offering elite views and amenities. As property prices continue to increase, these vertical living options are becoming more appealing to buyers. With so much […]

Austin’s Best Dog-Friendly Spots

Austin is incredibly dog-friendly and full of parks, restaurants, and trails that welcome pet owners and their furry friends. We’ve gathered a list of our favorite dog-friendly spots to spend outside in Austin. Zilker Park Austin’s most iconic park is also one of the city’s most dog-friendly spots. Enjoy acres of sprawling land where your […]

Fourth of July Party Tips

With summer in full swing, it can be easy to forget to prepare for the Fourth of July. It may seem difficult to throw something together in such a short amount of time, but we’ve gathered a few of our favorite tips on how to throw a perfect Fourth of July Party in no time. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

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 […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Home

With the New Year providing a fresh start and clean slate, now is the perfect opportunity to set goals for both you and your home. As with any resolution, tackling too much at once can make it difficult to succeed. Instead of taking on a total overhaul of your home, consider making small changes and […]

Hosting Holiday Gatherings in a Small House

For some, hosting holiday gatherings comes naturally. However, for others, it may be a daunting task where a large guest list doesn’t quite match up with entertaining space. Don’t stress if you’ve volunteered to host friends and family this year but don’t have the space. There are plenty of ways you can transform your home […]