Austin’s Top Spa Treatments To Relax and Rejuvenate This Winter


With the holidays around the corner and the arrival of winter, here are some great spas and beauty treatments to pamper your friends, family, a loved one, or even yourself. Garden Spa at Sage Hill Inn Nestled deep in the Hill Country, Sage Hill Inn is the quintessential Texas getaway. The Garden Spa, integrated right […]

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Download my FREE mobile app: Search the app store for “Keller Williams Realty”  Once downloaded:  Enter my agent code KWCO3UV at the startup of the app or via the “My Agent” button on the main menu. Once you’ve entered my code, you can contact me directly with questions or requests regarding any property. Keller Williams […]

Austin’s economy ranked No. 1 in the country


Austin’s reputation as a job-creation machine has again propelled it to the top of a monthly report measuring economic indicators for all major U.S. metro areas. With an overall score of 83.9 out of 100 based on 18 economic factors, Austin tops the list of 102 cities measured in the monthly report by The Business […]

Austin Area home sales jump 35% in July


The Austin housing market posted the largest number of home sales on record last month, the Austin Board of Realtors reported Tuesday. Some 3,135 single-family homes were sold in July, a 35 percent jump from the same month in 2012, and homes spent an average of 41 days on the market, 23 days less from […]

Another record proves Austin’s housing market stronger than ever…


AUSTIN — Some economists caution this latest case of economic jitters could impact the just-recovering national real estate market, but here in Austin new numbers show the market is stronger than ever. According to the Austin Board of Realtors, May was another record month for home sales in Austin; up 29 percent compared to May […]

Spanx Founder 1st Female Billionaire to Join Buffett-Gates’ Giving Pledge


Sara Blakely, who became the youngest female billionaire in the world through her Spanx fortune, is also the first to join Warren Buffett and Bill Gates’ Giving Pledge. Buffett and Gates helped launch the Giving Pledge in June 2010, asking the super-wealthy to donate the majority of their fortune to philanthropic causes. The group announced on Tuesday […]

The Top 10 Real Estate Tax Deductions for Homeowners


As the time to file income taxes approaches, we need to take a new look at the changing tax landscape for homeowners. The dynamic atmosphere in Washington, D.C. has a different effect each year on which tax breaks are proposed, rescinded, changed, and extended for taxpayers who own a home. Thanks to the efforts of […]

Austin Home Sales Stay Hot, Up 33 Percent in January


The Central Texas housing market is sizzling, experts and real estate agents say, and they predict the momentum from 2012 will continue throughout this year. In its monthly report Wednesday, the Austin Board of Realtors said January home sales in Central Texas jumped 33 percent over the same month last year, hitting their highest January […]

New Numbers Indicate Hot Austin Housing Market


AUSTIN — The Austin housing market is red hot according to new numbers released by the Austin Board of Realtors Wednesday. Januaury  home sales are up 33 percent from last year and realtors say there is  no reason those numbers will slow down anytime soon. In January 1,402 houses sold in the Austin region, which […]