Stand in the middle of downtown Austin and you can see construction tower cranes in practically every direction, the vast majority of which are building apartment projects. The area loosely bounded by I-35 and Mopac Expressay to the east and west, and by 12th Street and Ben White Boulevard to the north and south is seeing one of the largest apartment construction booms in recent memory. <READ MORE.>Read More Downtown Austin apartments bubbling up?
The South Central Waterfront Initiative plan is to enhance multiple aspects of the waterfront in Austin’s south central area. Primarily, the goal is to establish an attractive new area to pedestrians, create new public spaces and improve the connection to and from the waterfront. The initiative also plans to dedicate 10-20% of the new housing as affordable housing. Imagine living in a condo overlooking brand new parks, a re-designed urban area, and Lady Bird Lake.… New Housing Coming to South AustinRead More New Housing Coming to South Austin
The Austin area saw a 9.2 percent jump in home sales in March, with the median sales price of those homes rising to $278,000, the Austin Board of Realtors said Thursday. In its latest monthly report, the board said 2,552 homes sold in March compared with 2,336 the prior March. The median price was up 7.7 percent from March 2015, when half the homes sold for more than $258,000 and half for less. Local real… Central Texas home sales, median price rise in MarchRead More Central Texas home sales, median price rise in March
Ok, so this info was intended for individuals who may want to spruce up their joint with some crafty ideas, but these can ALSO be used by investors to make their rental properties more appealing. While the Austin market is insanely hot, why let your listing sit on the market for any longer than necessary? As soon as it’s empty you need to do a fast make-ready and incorporate some of these killer ideas. THEN… 7 Hacks to Make your Rental Feel Like HomeRead More 7 Hacks to Make your Rental Feel Like Home