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October 2009

There are 3 blog entries for October 2009.

WITHDRAWN: Dallas, TX | Highland Park | University Park | Preston Heights | 4117 - 4119 Grassmere Lane | Duplex for sale

Friday, October 30th, 2009 at 4:30pm. 5,201 Views

4117 - 4119 Grassmere Lane, Dallas, Texas • Highland Park • University Park • Preston Heights subdivision • Duplex

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This 2 unit duplex is in a prime location in the highly desirable Preston Heights subdivision just adjacent to Highland Park High School.  The owner currently lives on one side and rents out the other, but is prepared to move out upon sale.  The current tenant is month-to-month and can be moved out upon sale.  Unit 4117 has zoned AC units, (both AC units have been replaced in the last two years), with a gas oven, and refrigerator.  Unit 4119 has one AC unit (replaced approximately seven years ago), an electric oven and refrigerator.  Both units’ furnaces were replaced in December 2005.  Detached 4 car

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Austin Unemployment and Austin Real Estate Market Update September 2009

Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 3:36pm. 2,102 Views

The Austin unemployment rate (Austin-Round Rock) remained steady at 7.2% in September 2009 from 7.2 % in August 2009 with 5,600 more people employed and 100 more people unemployed in Austin-Round Rock in September 2009 than the previous month.  These numbers are due to an increase in the Civilian Labor Force by 5,700 people.  In comparison, during the same time period the State of Texas unemployment rate increased from 8.1% in August 2009 to 8.3% in September 2009.  The United States unemployment also decreased from 9.6% in August 2009 to 9.5% in September 2009. As you can see Austin-Round Rock continues to be significantly lower than the National Average.
Between January 1st and October 26th of 2009 there were 6,847 single-family homes sold within the

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Austin Texas Real Estate Market Update and Statistics September 2009

Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 4:30pm. 2,272 Views

Fall has arrived for Austin real estate and we have some positive indicators in our September market update to brighten the day.  First of all, there were 9% more homes sold in the Austin city limits during September of 2009 compared to September 2008. I can’t even remember the last time that we had a sales volume actually increase over the previous year. Additionally, sold prices per square foot increased slightly while withdrawals and supply both decreased, all good indicators of a strong September for Austin real estate sales compared to last year. Furthermore, the Austin unemployment rate decreased from 7.3% in July 2009 to 7.2% in August 2009. The August 2009 Austin unemployment rate is continues to be lower than both the State of Texas (8.1%) and…

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