Affordable Austin Condos at Verandas

Verandas Condominiums: Unit 219 Where? 909 Reinli Street Austin, TX 78751 (10 minutes to DT) Price? $210,000 Beds? 2 Baths? 2 HOA? $198 monthly Buy vs Rent Payments Potential Monthly Payment if buying (Including HOA)? $1,300-1,500 Current Average rent in zip code 78751 for 2 bed & 2 bath condo? $2,200 If you owned this condo you could charge rent to …

I Bought My First House at an Auction

DISCLAIMER: I don’t suggest everyone go out and buy a house via an auction in a city they don’t live in. There’s a great deal of risk involved and every market is different. Homes in any stage of foreclosure may require many repairs in order to make them habitable. Homes are “under foreclosure” because the owners could not keep up …

Offer Accepted! Now What??

You’ve been working hard with your Lender and Realtor. You’ve narrowed down a property and the sellers accepted your offer! Congrats! Now what? Inspection The first order of business is scheduling an inspection. You should do this immediately after your offer is accepted. The timeline to have your inspection done, review the report and possibly negotiate further with the seller, depends …

The Low Down on Austin Open Houses

The 411 of The Open House Want to know a secret? Open houses are not necessarily held to sell that particular property. In 2014 less than 10% of buyers found the home they purchased at an open house. Realtors will host an open house because they either want to generate more buyer leads or perhaps the seller still believes it’s …

What You Won’t Learn In Real Estate Class

What You Learn As A New Realtor.    Many people are enticed by the idea of becoming a Realtor. I can understand why – it’s not hard to get licensed, and you get to create your own hours. Yet, there is a lot of work that most people don’t anticipate; neverending lead generation, learning how to run a business, completely …

Coming Soon. Affordable Austin Condo.

Hello! Happy Monday. I have a condo coming soon. YES an affordable Austin Condo! Only 10 minutes from Downtown in the Northwest Hills neighborhood. If you’re looking for affordable housing in Austin and want more details about this condo, please contact me! I will be listing this condo Thursday June 9th…get ahead of the competition and get more details before …

Buying a House? Two People You Need ASAP.

You MUST Assemble a Killer Real Estate Team. Good connections are very beneficial in all aspects of life. They’re productive for personal and business relationships, and very important when searching for homes. You need a killer real estate team on your side. I really want to emphasize the importance of this step. If you do this correctly, buying a house …

Affordable Housing Strategies Every Austinite Should Consider

  Affordable Housing Strategies Every Austinite Should Consider. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— What is House Hacking… House hacking is a term coined by Brandon Turner of Bigger Pockets, my favorite Real Estate investing website. Simply put, house hacking is getting other people to pay the mortgage payments of a house you occupy. This is done by renting out the other units or rooms. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— …