Archive Monthly Archives: May 2012

How to Find and Lease a Rent House in Austin TX

As the listing agent for a lot of rental homes in Austin (for over 20 years), I’ve been dealing lately with a lot of really angry, frustrated renters and agents. The reason for the upset is primarily the renter losing a home to other (multiple) applicants who applied quicker and/or had their act more together. […]

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Adjusting to a Crazy Austin Real Estate Market May 2012

House Sold Sign Photo

I just did something for which I am, on one level, ashamed. I entered a sales listing into the Austin MLS that is not properly cleaned, prepared, staged or photographed. The yard isn’t groomed. The photos are crappy¬†4-year-old rental listing photos I took when I started managing the property for the owner. The tenants moved […]

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