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Texas increases in growth as other states see decrease - 12/24/09 10:19 AM
The Census Bureau (www.Census.gov) reported that Texas gained more people than any other state (eff. July), followed by California, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida. On the other hand, three states to lost population over the period: Michigan, Maine and Rhode Island. Net domestic migration has slowed dramatically in many states in the South and West Florida and Neveada have more people are moving out than moving in (births outnumber migration in Florida) Louisiana’s population is up from a year earlier (Very positive news for that state). This is typical in recessions as parts of the country are hit substantially harder than others. Texas lost population in the mid (4 comments)
ONLY NEGATIVE News Sells...... Marketing 101 - 12/22/09 08:42 AM
It was a pleasant surprise, today, to see our city newspaper to post a positive comment to sell their newspaper website rather than negative comments. The media industry knows that misleading negative news sells better than misleading positive news, as people tend to react stronger to negative news. (probably the reason why you clicked on this post) Thank you Austin American Statesman for posting this: "Austin-area home resales jumped 58 percent last month from November 2008 as buyers scrambled to take advantage of low mortgage interest rates and a tax credit for first-time buyers". Though this increase is a result of the tax (6 comments)
Click on PIC for PODCAST ONE STORY IN ESTATES OF WESTRIDGE STEINER RANCH$499,50013104 Country LakeAustin, TX 787324 Bed, 3.5 BathsWe present this rare and exquisite 4,014 square foot 1 ½ story home on an oversized estate site in the prestigious Estates at Westridge in Steiner Ranch. This home is ideally located across the street from the neighborhood park; thus, allowing only one neighboring home. Granite counters and a massive skylight accent the chef's kitchen for superb entertaining for two or for a substantial social gathering. The downstairs bonus room can be used as a massive bedroom, secondary office, or home theatre. (1 comments)
Thanks Austin for "COATS for KIDS"!! - 12/03/09 03:19 PM
I am so proud of three of our agents, Brandy Finnessey, Shannon Krammer, and Gene Fruge for standing out in 30-40 degree weather in front of our local grocery store for 2 days for the city wide campaign, "COATS FOR KIDS". They were able to gather 106 coats for children in need. Thanks to the neighboring communities around Four Points in Northwest Austin for their generosity. Thanks to radio personality Bobby Bones for the free plug to help with the turnout for The Bartlett Real Estate Group of Keller Williams. Perhaps the best result was hearing from a person that (1 comments)
The link below is a real estate market report in an Excel format of the River North area of Austin including but not limited to the following communities: River Place Steiner Ranch Villa Montana Greenshores Westminster Glen Glenlake Estates/River Point Grandview/The Parke Shepherd Mountain Long Canyon Key points for November: Sales were up year to year 8% (1st increase in 3 months) Inventory was down year to year 10% (8th consecutive monthly drop) Steiner Ranch hits a 13 month low in inventory River Place hits a 15 YEAR low in inventory (as predicted) Homes under contract dropped during November, but (2 comments)
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