Austin Area Newsletter



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Hi, I hope you’ve been enjoying yourself with summer activities and the company of family and friends! Our local real estate market continues to be active, with recent numbers showing a significant year-over-year jump in active listings and an ongoing increase in housing inventory. Please have a safe and relaxing Fourth of July holiday, and be sure to reach out if I can assist with any of your real estate needs.

News And Events

Austin - July - Austin Top Ten For New Construction Homes Sold
Austin Top Ten For New Construction Homes

SmartAsset’s new “Where the Most New Construction Homes Are Being Added” report shows enough activity in the Capital City to rank Austin 7th nationally in that category.

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Austin - July - Area Shows Big Spike in Active Listings
Area Shows Spike in Active Listings

New numbers from the Austin Board of REALTORS® show an impressive year-over-year spike of more than 37% in the number of active home listings available in the local area.

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Austin - July - Austin Job Market Among Top 20
Austin Job Market Among Nation’s Best

A new study that looked at unemployment rates, median income to housing payment ratio, commute times, and other factors, placed Austin’s job market in the Top 20 nationally.

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Austin - July - Austin Rents Falling For A Year
Austin Rents Falling

According to the most recent data, after experiencing steady increases in rent prices over the past several years, the Austin area has seen that trend reverse for about a year now.

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Tips And Tricks

TIPS - July - Exterior Home Projects With The Most Value
Exterior Home Projects With Most ROI

According to a new report by Zonda that compares home projects for cost versus the value they add, exterior projects are leading the way for 2024. Here are a few to consider.

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TIPS - July - Indoor Garden and Plant Ideas For Your Home
The Best Indoor Plants For Your Home

If you’ve ever wanted to unlock the secrets of indoor plant care, including the fastest growers and the easiest to keep healthy, here’s a handy primer on beautifying your home in green.

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Market Statistics

City Of Austin Texas - Local Real Estate Market Stats
Direct from the Austin MLS®, here are some of the latest numbers for the local market.
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