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New series starting this Sunday at 10:30am at the Grace Place in Round Rock Texas: “HOME IMPROVEMENT” The series takes a look at family values and what makes for a strong family. Single parents, single adults face unique challenges that will be addressed as well. Grace Place 1500 Royston Lane, Round Rock Texas.
GREAT TIME TO BUY AUSTIN TEXAS! - 06/29/12 07:57 AM
Nina Hollender of Active Rain posted the graph below. It is an incredible look at where the market is for buyers today!
Now is the time to buy. We can connect you with a mortgage lender and get you the information you need to make an educated and informed buy in the Austin Texas area. The Austin Economy remains strong and projections for growth are up again.
Buyers are seriously looking to find their new home. A place where they can feel safe and raise their family. They are excited about seeing each home selected. Below are a list of things I have ran into on visits with my buyers. It is a list of What they do not expect to see...
1. A home that is not clean. 2. A yard that is unkept 3. Boxes on the floor and an excuse that the people living there are moving out. 4. The sellers sitting at the kitchen table sipping coffee during the showing. 5. (0 comments)
Vanessa and I took a moment before my neices wedding to mug for the photographer. Hope you had a great weekend. Life seems to be going at a record breaking pace. Sometimes we have to pause to enjoy the family and friends God has placed around us. Slow down a bit this week and enjoy your moment. Have a great week.
The MLS statistics report issued yesterday by the Austin Board of REALTORS® shows that competition for Austin-area properties is on the rise. May 2012 marked the 12th straight month of sales volume increases and the fourth straight month of price increases compared to May 2011. See the full report online. We can help you get your home ready to sell and market it at it's very best to active buyers in our market place. Contact us and we will send you a FREE market analysis on your home.
Grace Guitar Lessons STARRY is honored to be able to offer free guitar lessons to children we serve this summer! Through the partnership ofGrace Guitar Lessons, up to 25 of our kids will have the opportunity to begin to learn to play the guitar during the 6-week session. Grace Guitar Lessons has served the Round Rock community and given lessons to over 700 students, ranging from 7 to 87 years old. We’re so blessed that they’ve graciously offered lessons to STARRY kids this summer! Learning to play an instrument can give kids a great creative outlet, but also teaches (0 comments)
This class is a great way to learn how to be prepared rather than surprised. I am sending my girls, you should too. Crime comes to good and bad neighborhoods. Learning what to look for and how to project the image of a prepared individual rather than that of a victim are some of hte key teachings. Put it on your calendar and join us Friday, June 22nd. Learn how to be safe. (3 comments)
Margaret and Dan Byfield have created memories on their 40-acre Georgetown ranch. It was where they and their four children became a family at their wedding in 2003, a year after they bought the land. Construction on the house finished the following year. The property is also where the Byfields work. They have offices in the guesthouse. They run a nonprofit agency, American Stewards of Liberty, which helps rural landowners across the country protect private property rights. Now, with only one child at home, the Byfields have decided to sell their property (3 comments)
Austin Texas Downtown development. - 06/19/12 03:13 PM
The city of Austin has been given three months to dispose of four sites it owns along East 12th Street near downtown. The land was bought with federal funds 13 years ago but is still undeveloped. Several private interests have attempted to buy or develop the sites — some prime for mixed-use — during that time, city officials said, but until now that wasn’t a conceivable option The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development notified the city in June of a Sept. 30 deadline as part of its efforts to bring long-standing projects to a close, said of Housing and (0 comments)
We can help. Whither you are planning to lease an apartment with friends or purchase a condo, home or townhouse, we can give you the information you need to succeed. Contact us: email@example.com We know centeral Texas and can help you locate the best opportunities for housing.
Father’s day at the Grace Place! It is a must see Sunday! Bring the family to 1500 Royston lane in Round Rock/Pflugerville at 10:30am. We have a gift for every Dad. Special music, a father/son message, and interview with the kids. Get their early and enjoy coffee and Shipley Donuts. www.gracechristiancenter.org
Surprise of the Day! - 06/15/12 11:37 AM
Made my way to breakfast at the Hotel we are staying at in Dallas and ran into CJ Erickkson. CJ has worked with Blue October, U2 and other great bands. I know him because a year ago he recorded a single for the bands my kids are in Midnight Riot. You can listen to his work on the video below. The Girl singing is my daughter Amanda. Zak my son is on the drums. Enjoy. It was great to see CJ.
It is time to buy a home! Interest rates are at an all time low, home are priced right, even the new home pricing is fantastic! Let us show you how you can get into a new home right away. If you are getting ready to buy, sell or lease we would love the opportunity to serve you in the Austin Texas area. <!--EndFragment--> (0 comments)
Currently visiting beautiful Dallas Texas. Going to a Ranger game tonight but could not resist this PICTURE OF THE WEEK. Tom Landry the legendary coach of the Dallas Cowboys has a prominate spot at the new stadium. The New Cowboy Stadium is just across the street from Ranger Stadium and walking distance form 6 Flags over Texas. There are tours avaialable of the stadium all during the week. I have had the privlege of watching two games in this new stadium. Visited the Pro shop while I was there. Anybody for a game of football in the park? (3 comments)
A Massachusetts-based real estate investment firm paid $49 million for a 20-story office building in downtown Austin — Capitol Tower at 206 E. Ninth St. CommonWealth Real Estate Investment Trust, a publicly traded firm, closed on its purchase May 31. The seller was Michigan-based Pomeroy Investment Corp. The building — known to many by its old name Commodore Plaza — is packed with several technology and advertising companies. Austin continues to offer great opportunity buys for commercial investors. For more information email us.
Planning to Buy a Home? Home buying Tips - 06/04/12 08:14 AM
Start by contacting a Realtor. It will cost you nothing and may save you thousands. Here are some tips for forming your plan to buy a home.
1. Don't buy if you can't stay put. If you can't commit to remaining in one place for at least a few years, then owning is probably not for you, at least not yet. With the transaction costs of buying and selling a home, you may end up losing money if you sell any sooner - even in a rising market. When prices are falling, it's an even worse proposition. 2. Start by (3 comments)
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