As we step into the second half of 2021 (can you believe it?), I hope that you and your family are enjoying the growing number of opportunities we’ve all had to enjoy life lately! If you have time for a conversation soon, there’s certainly plenty to discuss about our local real estate market, but it would also be great to just say “hi.” Get in touch anytime and I’ll look forward to chatting soon!
News And Events
Austin Home Prices Break Another Record
The Austin real estate market continued its hot streak in April, setting a record for number of homes sold, while also reaching a median home sales price of more $550,000.
Demand driven by population growth is among the many factors affecting real estate in Texas, and the latest Census data indicates that the state’s population increased by nearly 4 million residents between 2010 – 2020.
In its inaugural Emerging Housing Markets Index, the Wall Street Journal/Realtor.com gauged livability and return on investment of the nation’s largest metros. The index placed Austin in the #2 spot for 2021.
After coming down during the pandemic, rents in Austin are on their way back up and if you’re an investor or interested in investing in rental property, the current trend could offer a prime opportunity for you.
What is Glamping, you ask? Well, it’s basically “camping,” but in slightly more luxurious circumstances than you may have experienced in the past. It’s a growing trend and one that you can experience nearby. This Story
Renovations You May Not Want To Make
Home renovations can be great and when chosen and executed properly, can add value to your home. On the other hand, if ill-conceived or handled poorly, some projects can actually harm your resale value. Learn More
Direct from the Austin MLS®, here are some of the latest numbers for the local market.