Housing Starts on the Increase in Austin

July 28, 2014

There may be some relief for the tight housing market in Austin, Texas: new construction is on the upswing. Home starts in the Austin area increased seven percent compared to last year, according to housing information and consulting firm Metrostudy. 2014’s increase brings home starts to 9,782. Of note is the upward trend of priceRead More

Have you tried Regent Property Group’s new online search tools?

June 30, 2014

Regent Property Group has developed a useful all-in-one property search: choose your search parameters, choose your viewing format, and find your new home! With interactive maps of every Austin neighborhood and visuals to help you understand how school districts, zip codes, and even grocery stores and traffic congestion will impact your search, we’ve created aRead More

Top 5 marketing tips for REALTORS to get their own fat piece of pie

June 20, 2014

The most difficult part of residential real estate is getting business. Let me repeat. The most difficult part of residential real estate is getting business. Success in residential real estate is not complicated but it takes thought, time, effort, diligence, communication, and consistency to become a top producer. When I speak of consistency I’m speakingRead More

Top 5 ways taking initiative will take your real estate business to the top

June 12, 2014

While most of us REALTORS(R) would like to have real estate business fall in our lap, there are few real estate agents that have that luxury without significant tenure in the business, an exceptional reputation, and years of hard work. Top realtors “create” opportunity leading to success. It’s called initiative. They don’t wait for othersRead More

Top 10 ways REALTORS® can make Austin, TX proud

June 3, 2014

Don’t be weird. Keep Austin weird doesn’t mean you have to be unprofessional. Be reliable, ethical and respectful. If you tell another REALTOR® or customer that you will do something, then be sure to do it. If you can’t get it done, then own up to your mistake and apologize. Remember the story of theRead More

Catch Austin’s 10th Annual Downtown Living Tour: Sunday, June 1

May 27, 2014

Considering a condo or home in downtown Austin, Texas? Get ready! Sunday, June 1 is Austin’s 10th annual Downtown Living Tour. You don’t want to miss this! Attendees will be chauffeured on air-conditioned shuttles to 10 stunning downtown ATX living spaces. Along the way, they will enjoy live music, specials, and giveaways (such as aRead More

Regent Property Group: Austin’s New Best Search in the City

April 17, 2014

Regent Property Group is thrilled to announce the launch of what we believe is the best home search in Austin. After countless hours and resources, we’ve developed tools to help you find the best home for you. And the best part? It’s simple, it’s seamless. All you have to do is take a look …Read More

SoLa News: Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar to Reopen in Style this Summer

March 31, 2014

In January of 2013, redevelopment of Lamar Plaza closed the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, the beating heart of the Alamo Drafthouse empire. This beloved Alamo location was the downtown Austin home of the Fantastic Film Festival, which showcases independent movies, major Hollywood Studios, and international filmmakers. Neighbors watched with dismay as the entire strip mallRead More

ATX News: Apple Inc.’s Americas Operations Center 10% Complete

February 14, 2014

In March of 2012, Apple committed to an investment of $282 million in a one million square foot new Americas Operations Center in Austin, promising to bring 3,635 jobs to the Texas state capital. Where is Apple’s new Austin home? The 10-year expansion project is well underway in northwest Austin near Parmer Lane and McNeilRead More

Austin-area Home Sales and Prices See Nine Percent October Increases

November 26, 2013

All across Austin, homebuyers spent more this October than they would have spent last October purchasing homes. According to the Multiple Listing Service report released by the Austin Board of REALTORS®, home sales and prices each rose nine percent in October 2013. According to the report, the median price for Austin-area homes, from Lakeway toRead More