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. ——————————————————————————————————————————————— …

How Do I Make an Offer in Austin’s Hot Market?

How Do I Make an Offer in Austin’s Hot Real Estate Market? In Austin’s competitive market, roughly 52% of offers face bidding wars among buyers.  People are continuing to move here for jobs, the resilient economy, and the cultural atmosphere. Austin is trying to keep up, but there has definitely been an inventory shortage in housing because of the massive growth. This …

Best Areas for Millennials to Buy in Austin

So, you’ve made the decision to buy in Austin. You’ve seen the crazy rental rates and looked at your options and have decided to try out homeownership. Congrats! With the history of growth in the city, combined with quickly appreciating housing, you’ve probably made a wise financial decision. Well, maybe…where are the best Austin areas to buy? For certain central Austin …

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5 Steps For a First Time Buyer

Many of my clients are Millennials who are very curious about buying in Austin. A first time buyer is usually fed up with slumlords or tired of expensive rent, but they aren’t sure if buying will be any better. They are uninformed about home prices, what goes into buying and what their first steps should be. Google has a LOT of information …