Celebrities Among Those Moving to Austin

Austin has long been the stomping grounds of celebrities. Stars including Sandra Bullock, Sergio Garcia, Matthew McConaughey, Willie Nelson, and Andy Roddick are just a few of the big names that call Austin home. More and more are flocking to take advantage of what Austin has to offer. One celebrity (originally a native Texan) purchased of my listings on Lake Travis – a 3,500-square-foot luxury cabin that sits on just over an acre with 150…

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Thankful for Many Things

I am incredibly thankful for so many things but will concentrate on my TOP 5 for this newsletter. May this holiday season bring you joy and laughter as you enjoy the company of others in your home again. May you make great memories this Thanksgiving, make gravy that’s not lumpy, and make a turkey that’s perfect… Thankful for living in a city like this… Move over, London. Austin has just been crowned the number one…

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October Update

Temperatures may be cooling but the Lake is still hot! I love this month! Cooler temps, candy corn, college football pandemonium, Bob’s birthday and Halloween. Historically, lakefront is one of the most appreciating real estate assets in Austin. And the latest stats suggest that excited buyers are channeling their energy towards lake properties now even more than ever. The continued low inventory is driving property values to new highs. Don’t miss out on your opportunity…

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August in Austin

Enjoy ACL Radio’s Blues on The Green at Zilker Park Austin’s favorite summer tradition is back for it’s 30th season! Pack a blanket and the family and make your way to Zilker Park for a night of music in a relaxed atmosphere. Source: ACL Radio Explore the Museum of Ice Cream – Coming Soon to Austin Opening on Aug. 21, the world-famous exhibition will feature sprinkle pools, retro diners, boozy frozen treats, and more. Source: Austin…

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Pocket Listings Driving You Batty?

GOING BATTY over ‘Pocket Listings’ in an Increasingly Competitive Real Estate Market? Some of the most exclusive real estate properties never hit the open market. Instead, sellers will only solicit offers from a select group of buyers through what’s known as a “pocket listing.”   This practice is nothing new. But in a super-competitive real estate market, it’s not just luxury homes that are being sold this way. Here’s what you need to know about…

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The “Best of” on Our Trip

July is here and everyone seems to be on the move! Even Bob and I took to the road and headed West, spending time in Idaho, Montana, Utah, and New Mexico. Now it’s back to Austin where record rainfall and lower than usual temps have things looking green and plush. Read on for the BEST pictures of our trip and the BEST of Austin for this month! Best Hike (Sun Valley, Pioneer Cabin) Best Sunset…

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Real Estate in the News… Lake Austin

LAKE AUSTIN STRONG! Austin is experiencing growing pains as one of America’s hottest real estate markets. With the influx of tech giants relocating and opening new offices, thousands are moving to Texas and Austin is one it’s most desirable places to live. Click on this link and check out this story that made national news about the sizzling hot Austin real estate market, especially lakefront properties. My latest lakefront listing closed in less than 30 days!

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