Home Buying in Austin

City of Austin downtown at twilightHome buying in Austin looks a little different than it did just a few months ago.  Austin real estate data is mirroring what I continue to see out in the streets, the market is continuing to settle out. You may be seeing a bit more price decreases on active homes for sale, whether you are looking on my website or any home search feed. As sold data rolls in, comparable homes entering the market may need to adjust listing prices. Continue reading

Austin Real Estate News September 2021

Austin real estate news shows the volume of homes sold decreased across the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) year-over-year, according to the Austin Board of REALTORS® August 2021 Central Texas Housing Report. The report states that “despite setting a record for August with a median sales price of $470,000 across the MSA, prices are no longer increasing at a significant rate month to month “
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Austin Real Estate News August 2021

Austin Real Estate News August 2021Austin real estate news shows the volume of homes sold decreased across the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) for the first time since May 2020, according to the Austin Board of REALTORS® July 2021 Central Texas Housing Report. The report states that “despite the dip, the five-county MSA was just 445 homes shy of breaking the all-time home sales record set in July 2020. “
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Austin Real Estate News July 2021

Austin real estate news shows the June market volume of homes sold set records once again.  According to the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR) June and Midyear Central Texas Housing Market Report, 4,369 homes sold in June, a record for June, across the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), an 8.6% increase year over year. The record-setting number of transactions for any June on record contributed to an increase of 16.5% to 19,991 home sales during the first half of 2021.
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Selling Homes with Good Chi

Selling homes with good chi, are really no different than working with people with good energy.  They both make you feel good. Summer is already here! Is it me or is 2021 going by super quickly? I think the year has partly gone by so fast because like my clients, I have worked at lightning speed for most of the year to keep up. I am extremely fortunate in that all of my buyers have gotten the first home they really wanted. Nobody felt like they were settling. All of my appraisals and HOA documents came in on time with nobody paying crazy rush fees to get them. It has not been easy, but we all have much to be grateful for and thankful for. I have always been gifted with clients radiating great energy. How often do we think about homes that have positive vibes too? Continue reading

Austin Home Sales Keep Getting Hotter

Austin home sales keep getting hotter.  The greater Austin area posted record-breaking gains in May, as the median home price reached an all-time high—for any month on record—of $465,000, while both home sales and sales dollar volume skyrocketed, according to The Austin Board of REALTORS® May 2021 Central Texas Housing Report. Continue reading