Archive Monthly Archives: June 2010

Google Voice Review: Now Open Signup, No Invite Required

Google Voice Logo

Google Voice is now open for signup. You don’t need an invite. You might be wondering if getting a free Google Voice account is something you should bother with. I think you should. I’ve been test running Google Voice for a few months now. Like a lot of the Google products it is fantastic in some […]

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Posted by Steve
8 years ago

Austin Pending Sales Update – Through May 2010

Austin Pending Listings Graph 2007-April 2010

Take a look at this chart showing the number of homes that go under contract, or “Pending”, in Austin each month over the past several years. The green line is 2010. I could almost stop writing at this point and just let the chart tell the entire story. But have a careful look at the […]

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Posted by Steve
8 years ago

How Long Does it Take To Add a New Listing to Austin MLS?

Austin MLS Home Listings

I just finished adding one of our new listings to the Austin MLS. Years ago, this took about 15 minutes. There was far less data included and only 8 photos with no comment space for photos, no pdf attachments, and far less space to type the general description of the property.Today, a nearly overwhelming amount […]

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Posted by Steve
8 years ago