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It’s March!

Posted on March 17, 2021
Happy St. Patrick's Day and Happy March Madness, on and off the court! Our hot real estate market is hot, there's fun things to do and there is more excitement to come. And, Bob and I are so glad that we finally thawed out... Here's hoping you have the luck of the Irish during the coming Spring. "For each petal on the shamrock, this brings a wish your way:  Good health, good luck and happiness
Join the Celtic Cultural Center on Facebook on Wednesday, March 17, for a free celebration of all things Irish for their 20th Anniversary of St. Patrick's Day Austin. They will be sharing performances from some of the world's leading Irish performers and much more. Learn more about the event here.

Local Events – SXSW

Posted on March 11, 2021
SXSW is going virtual! The digital experience will feature conference keynotes and sessions, film screenings, music showcases, networking, and exhibitions from March 16–20, 2021. Learn more + buy tickets here.

Featured Listing: East Austin Rental

Posted on February 26, 2021
Category: Featured Listings
Unique rental available March 15th in the heart of East Austin Need a place to rent in trendy 78702? Call me for details on this 3 bed, 2 bath charming Victorian stylehome in popular East Austin for lease in March for $5500/month House Features: Modern upgrades Expansive, entertainer's kitchen Cathedral ceilings City views Private, fenced in yard 1/4 acre corner lot Close to downtown, walkable to Whole Foods, Target, Cenote Coffee, Ladybird Lake, and all
What to Expect From the Housing Market in 2021 Extended time at home is shaping how people live daily and what they want from their home. In 2021, here are a few trends shaping up for the housing market: Interest rates are expected to remain low but increase gradually. Average home prices will rise. Home inventory will remain low, despite plenty of new construction. Here's what experts are predicting for buyers, sellers, renters, and new

Snowvid 2021

Posted on February 26, 2021
Forget Valentine's Day and the Super Bowl, February will now be known as Snowvid 21 and unprecedented times in Texas. We'll be talking about (and many will be cleaning up from) this event for a long, long time! But the stories of those who came together to help one another are the silver lining and the reason we love, and will continue to love living in Austin. Pretty picture, for sure, but what next?  

Featured Client: The Lawton Family

Posted on August 18, 2020
The Lawton Family | Tucson, Arizona Cathy made every part of our relocation to Austin welcoming. From our very first meeting, Cathy took care of us like family. She rushed to homes that were potential contenders, often the morning they would hit the market! She sent videos with commentary specific to our priorities – we must have had a dozen private tours without ever leaving our home! Cathy was honest when she felt a listing

Things We Accomplished in March

Posted on August 18, 2020
Category: Cathy's News
Things We Accomplished Since March While it’s easy to think about all of the things we couldn't do during the pandemic, we've decided to jump for joy about all the things we did do! Finished a few puzzles Binge watched TV series Made more meals, less reservations Called our friends and family more Organized our photos on our phones Played more golf (well Bob did) Cleaned out closets (well Cathy did) Donated furniture in the