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Austin Texas Real Estate Statistics August 2008

September 3, 2008

If you pay attention, real estate market statistics tell a story.  Here is what the data from my August 2008 Austin real estate market update is saying: 1) Austin real estate home prices are still very robust.  While overall Austin home prices are down 1% when comparing August 2008 to August 2007, prices are upRead More

Austin Unemployment and Austin Real Estate Report July 2008

August 16, 2008

Austin Realtor Market Report: Unemployment is increasing slightly, home sales are flat, and Austin Texas Real Estate has seen slight price reductions in certain market sectors, but with a continued overall price increases city wide.  As we wrap up the summer and slowly move toward our fall and winter seasons, sales volume should slow furtherRead More


August 14, 2008

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Ridge at Lantana Market Update

August 1, 2008

Home resale prices continue to dip in 2008, although those homes willing to price aggressively seem to be getting sold. Between January and July of 2008 the Ridge at Lantana had 7 homes sell with a median sold price of $124.54 per square foot and 3,267 square feet.  This compares to 9 homes that soldRead More

Austin Texas Real Estate Statistics July 2008

July 28, 2008

Austin Realtor Report: Austin Lease prices are rising, home sold prices increase overall with some decreases, and the number of homes sold stays flat.    This is the state of our Austin real estate market. If you are looking to buy a home between $250,000 and $500,000, home prices have begun to decrease slightly by 2.4%Read More

Top 30 Most Popular Neighborhoods in Austin Texas

July 28, 2008

Have you ever wondered what subdivisions in Austin Texas are selling the most homes?  During the first 7 months of 2008 the highest number of homes for sale in all of Austin Texas were sold in the below list of the top 30 Austin Texas subdivisions.   The below subdivisions were chosen based on the totalRead More

Austin Realtors Unemployment and Austin Real Estate Report June 2008

July 19, 2008

Austin Realtors Report: Unemployment numbers for June 2008 have arrived from the Texas Workforce Commission! The updated numbers show that the Austin Texas unemployment rate increased from 3.7% in May 2008 to 4.2% in June 2008, which represents an increase of 4,300 unemployed people in Austin between May and June 2008.   When comparing June 2008 toRead More

Austin Texas Luxury Real Estate Statistics

July 16, 2008

Luxury home sales, herein defined as homes priced over $1 million, have been on a steady rise since 1999 in Austin Texas.  From 2005 to 2006, the number of luxury homes that sold increased by a whopping 40%.  Home sales leveled out in 2007 with 276 luxury homes sold.  So far in 2008 we areRead More

Austin Real Estate Ridge at Lantana Market Update 2nd Quarter 2008

July 11, 2008

Home sales have picked up in the Ridge at Lantana when comparing the 1st Quarter 2008 to the 2nd Quarter 2008!  In Q1 we reported only 1 home sold and 2 pending while in Q2 there have been 4 homes sold and 2 are pending sale.  Homes averaging 2000-3000 square feet are selling in theRead More

Austin Real Estate Statistics 2nd Quarter 2008

June 26, 2008

The Austin Texas real estate market is remaining steady when comparing the 1st and 2nd Quarter performances.  While the number of homes sold in the 2nd Quarter 2008 are down and the number of homes withdrawn are up compared to 2007, Austin home prices continue to climb slightly.  With Austin unemployment remaining low at 4.5% andRead More