Archive Monthly Archives: June 2006

More About Square Footage VS. Design – which matters most?

Measuring homes in square feet

I was at the David Weekly Homes design center yesterday looking at their model home. It’s a beautiful floorplan by the way. If you live in Austin and need design ideas, you have to visit their design center and tour the model home. It’s one of the best floorplans I’ve ever seen for families. Anyway, […]

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Posted by Steve
13 years ago

Austin Homes sales jump 15 percent in May

House Sold Sign Photo

This is from today’s Austin Statesman. I’ll post some graphs and charts on Austin May Sales when I get some time. Meanwhile, this article reflects what we are seeing and experiencing in the Austin real estate market. Namely, this month we’ve had to start “fishing in some new ponds” so to speak, as some of […]

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Posted by Steve
13 years ago

What is the The Purpose of Investing in Real Estate?

Why we should invest in Real Estate

Last Saturday I wasn’t feeling well so I laid down for a while and flipped on the TV. I can’t think of more lazy and useless activity than laying around on a Saturday with the TV on, but I felt justified since I was “resting”. Anyway, I happened to see one of those real estate […]

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Posted by Steve
13 years ago

Dripping Springs Preparing for Growth

Dripping Springs Growing

Dripping Springs and Hays County were outlined in the Saturday June 17 business section of the Austin Statesman. I read the article with interest. The Hwy 290 corridor between Oak Hill and Dripping Springs runs 1 mile from my home in Oak Hill. This Highway has quickly outgrown its capacity in the past few years […]

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Posted by Steve
13 years ago

Austin area job growth keeps up fast pace

job growth in austin

The Central Texas workforce is at an all-time high of 715,900. We like to keep an eye on the job market because it directly impacts real estate activity, among other things. New jobs bring the new people who buy and rent homes in Austin. As the job market goes, so goes real estate, and things […]

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Posted by Steve
13 years ago
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