Austin’s Best Neighborhoods for Retirees

Austin’s charm lies in its ability to appeal to residents of all ages. With so many unique neighborhoods and levels of activity to choose from, it is easy to find an area of the city that matches your lifestyle and needs. As children begin to fly the coop, the hunt for the perfect neighborhood for […]

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 […]

Everything You Need To Know About HOA’s

The concept of an HOA (Homeowner’s Association) can seem a bit foreign if you’ve never lived in an established neighborhood community before. An HOA fee can range from a relatively small monthly amount to a substantial quarterly payment which is important to consider when purchasing a home or condo. This cost can seem a bit […]

Austin’s Top Hiking Spots

Austin has built a reputation for being an active city full of outdoorsmen. On any given day, you can find hundreds of people walking or cycling along Lady Bird Lake, paddle boarding, or playing a pickup game in Zilker Park. It can be difficult to keep up with all of Austin’s unique outdoor attractions so […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]