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Share This Home Owners Safety Tip About Bump Keys - 02/23/11 02:32 PM
I just saw a video that made the hair on the back of my neck stand up. It's about a well known trick thieves use to break into your house. In just a minute, I'll give you the link to click on so you can watch the video for yourself. You are not going to believe this, it's really scary!
It's confirmed that all the bad guys already know this trick. The special keys used for their scheme are readily available on the internet for just a few dollars. In the video you'll see a 10 year old child, with (0 comments)
March Tax Foreclosures for Travis County - Coming Up. - 02/18/11 12:36 PM
Did you know that you can SIGN UP TO RECEIVE NOTICES OF FORECLOSURE SALES BY EMAIL? All you have to do is sign up HERE to find the Travis County foreclosed properties for sale on Tuesday, March 1, 2011. The deadline to file for a bidder's statement is Tuesday, February 22, 2011. Read details about foreclosure sales and download the Bidder Statement application at To participate in a tax sale, bring the Statement for Person Eligible to Purchase Real Property to the tax sale with a valid picture ID and arrive before 10:00 am. You will be assigned a number in (2 comments)
Austin Area Small Business Owners - Help is Here. - 02/17/11 04:03 PM
The Small Business Development Program, developed by the City of Austin is in full swing and provides assistance and business solutions to emerging small business. The office is centrally located at One Texas Center, 505 Barton Springs Road and as the name implies the organization is available to counsel and advice all in-area small business owners to strengthen capability and survivability, especially during these challenging times. In addition to providing solid information to business owners, the organization has a referral program to direct individuals to the resources they need to problem solve and grow in to our market. Their technical assistance (2 comments)
The 57th Annual Parade of Homes™, hosted by The Home Builders Association (HBA of Greater Austin, showcased seven Tuscan, Hill Country and contemporary custom home designs built in The Bluffs at Rough Hollow in Lakeway. The home tour touts a record fall attendance of 14,000 visitors and goes in the record books as the most successful fall Parade in the HBA’s history of the event. The Parade of Homes™ symbolizes the “best of the best” for people looking for the latest in home design (2 comments)
It has been brutally cold in Austin, Texas during the past 3 or 4 days and it resulted in a rare weather event in the early hours of Friday, February 4, 2011. A winter wonderland!
These photos were taken Friday morning at my friends' home on Lake Austin. The lake was in the process of being lowered to help lake side home owners clear dock areas of debris and a pesky underwater plant life, call Duck Weed -- sometimes that name takes on different consonant by boat and home owners. The lowering of Lake Austin (3 comments)
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