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 […]

Best Coffee Shops in Austin

As the city continues to grow, so does its list of great coffee shops. We’ve found that each Austin neighborhood is home to a shop or two that is especially unique. So many options make it nearly impossible to visit each one, so we’ve gathered a few of our favorites to help give you a […]

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. […]

Austin Spring Happenings

Spring is in full swing and Autin is filled with festive activities to enjoy with friends and family. Whether you’re looking to spend time outdoors, snap an Insta-worthy photo, or enjoy the city’s tastiest food and drinks, there is something for everyone. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite Austin Spring happenings that are sure […]

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 […]

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 […]

2019 Interior Design Trends

We can’t get enough of Forbes’ list of interior design trends for 2019. Whether you are looking to spruce up a room or are preparing for a total remodel, there’s something for every home on this list. We’ve gathered our favorite trends and dove deeper into how you can incorporate 2019’s top design elements into […]