the domain: Holiday lights in and around Austin - 11/29/18 10:11 AM
It’s always exciting to grab a cup of hot chocolate and hop in the car to check out all the lights of the season in and around the city.  Here are 5 excellent spots to see wonderful holiday lights!Nov. 17-Jan. 1Northern Lights at The Domain
This shopping district is covered in lights for the holiday season and features holiday-themed original attractions locally designed by Ion Art.  Included are a 10-foot-tall Willie Nelson nutcracker, an armadillo snowman and an Airstream sleigh pulled by a Texas longhorn. Guests may also have their photo taken for holiday cards. Free.
 Nov. 22-Dec. 27Neighbors in Cedar Park … (7 comments)

the domain: Steel City Pops ~ "Foodie" Friday 6/29/18 - 06/19/18 12:23 PM
Last week was the official start to Summer!  So, if you're out and about this weekend and need to cool down, head over to the Domain in NW Austin! This is a happening part of town and you need to check the new restaurants on Rock Rose won't be disappointed especially with my latest choice. It's not very visible, but, look for #156 and you will have landed at the right place! 
STEEL CITY POPS                 
It all started when owners Jim & Amy Watkins while on a family vacation stopped into a store selling Mexican paletas (pops).  They fell in love … (14 comments)

the domain: Urban-An American Grill ~ "Foodie" Friday 4/13/18 - 04/12/18 08:39 AM
I've got just the lucky place to go on this Friday the 13th! If you're looking to experience some of the finest food in NW Austin and love going to the Domain then I have a wonderful spot especially for you to dine out this evening! Even if its just a happy hour you're after this restaurant will fit in nicely with your plans!
Located in the Westin Hotel at The Domain in NW Austin this is an Austin favorite place to eat.  At Urban, they put an exciting spin on traditional favorites. Their culinary team wants to … (20 comments)

the domain: Chocolaterie Tessa ~ "Foodie" Friday 11/3/17 - 10/27/17 12:01 PM
I've got something very fun that is new and different for you to experience this week-end! I know your Holiday prepping is getting underway. That means it’s time to think about stocking up on goodies for family and friends when they come to visit.  You need to head to the Domain to check out this wonderfully, delectable spot that is mind blowing! 
The Domain Northside now has a delicious sweet spot to satisfy those cravings. This scrumptious shop has a variety of truffles, molded chocolates, caramels and more. There will also be items available on a seasonal basis.  
There will be events … (20 comments)

the domain: The Dogwood Austin ~ "Foodie" Friday 10/20/17 - 10/17/17 10:51 AM
You can’t go wrong with down home Southern Hospitality.  Here in Austin, there are two wonderful locations for options to grab your friends and “go thirsty, go hungry” and you’re sure to have a good time!
The Dogwood is, as they say on their website, “a homegrown concept with a small touch of southern hospitality.”  There are 2 locations for The Dogwood – the Rock Rose area of the Domain in NW Austin and downtown at W. Sixth Street.
At both locations, you’ll find wood and natural stone covering the large interiors of the restaurant and beautiful open air patios.  
At … (12 comments)

the domain: The Enclave/Gated Community/Canyon Creek in NW Austin - 06/28/17 08:15 AM
Are you considering a move to Austin?
The Enclave in Canyon Creek is a gated section of the community you need to mark as a favorite on-line and on your list of “must see” when you arrive.
Why is the Enclave neighborhood in such demand?
The Enclave in Canyon Creek is one of the most desired gated sections of the Canyon Creek neighborhood in NW Austin because of the low maintenance for those not interested in yard care. There are only 43 garden homes and are made up of single and two story homes all constructed in Austin white stone with 2 car garages. … (10 comments)

the domain: Gated NW Austin Villas At Canyon Creek - 06/27/17 10:56 AM
Are you considering a move to Austin?
If you’re looking for a gated community with single family detached homes, then the Villas At Canyon Creek is a community you need to mark as a favorite on-line and on your list of “must see” when you arrive.
Why are the Villas at Canyon Creek in such demand?
Many are looking for easy maintenance and a simpler lifestyle of home ownership and this community offers this kind of life style, close to restaurants and shopping and amenities.
This quiet, private section includes $125 mandatory monthly dues that cover the expense of the operation of the private gate, road … (8 comments)

the domain: Taverna ~ "Foodie" Friday 4/21/17 - 04/14/17 01:05 PM
The Domain has struck gold again with this restaurant in the Northside section! If you haven't made a trip to this new section you are missing
is a power house that is really booming! This should definitely be on your ‘must try’ list!
Taverna is an appealing neighborhood restaurant that offers a truly Italian experience without having to leave Texas!  Their Italian chefs go all out to create the perfect menu using seasonal ingredients for their entrees.  They present a variety of northern Italian delights from simple ingredients.  Their most requested dish is their risotto.  They use only Carnaroli rice … (10 comments)

the domain: SOLD in March 2017 in Northwood at Avery Ranch Austin TX 78717 - 03/27/17 01:35 PM
SOLD in March 2017 in Northwood at Avery Ranch Austin TX 78717
David Weekley new construction homes in the Northwood at Avery Ranch community are sought after properties and sell quickly with the low inventory levels in the 78717 zip code. This location has become prime because it’s a stone’s throw for the train station, close to shopping, employers and only 15 minutes from the wildly popular Domain.
I represented my buyer selling a home in the Canyon Creek subdivision a few years back when they relocated to FT Worth, Texas. Unfortunately things didn’t work out and my buyer moved backed to … (18 comments)

the domain: Villas at Canyon Creek Condos~Gated Community NW Austin 78726 - 01/10/17 12:29 PM
In 2011 David Weekley Homes developed and constructed the Villas of Canyon Creek, a gated community featuring 53 luxury single family condo properties, nestled at the end of Savannah Ridge Rd (their road is privately maintained) off Boulder Blvd in the Canyon Creek Subdivision.
This quiet, private section includes mandatory monthly dues that cover the expense of the private gate, road maintenance, mowing and caring for the front yard to the side wrought iron fence of each condo. Each home is a single structure constructed with a mix of stone and brick exteriors, many with front porch elevations or covered entries. … (10 comments)

the domain: December 2016 Austin Events ~ Here is what is going on! - 11/28/16 12:52 PM
December 2016 Austin Events ` Here’s what’s going on!
What an exciting month of fun activities in store for Austin in December! Thanksgiving is over and its full steam ahead for a myriad of Holiday events! Don’t forget to plan trips to the Domain for their Holiday light shows on the week-ends and Breakfast with Santa on December 6th. Make time for the Nutcracker at the Long Center, it runs December 3rd – 23rd. There are so many annual traditions like the Austin Trail of Lights at Zilker Park from Dec. 10th-23rd and the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar at the Palmer events Center … (18 comments)

the domain: Copper Austin ~ "Foodie" Friday ~ 12/12/14 - 12/10/14 01:05 AM
It's a great week-end for Christmas shopping and enjoying the sights and sounds of the Holidays! While you are out why not try  a new game in town to eat out this weekend?  Here is a unique, locally owned restaurant in The Domain in NW Austin that specializes in sweets, cocktails and contemporary American fare spiced with our local Texas influence. Remember there are horse drawn carriage rides on Friday and Saturday night:). You can sit by the outdoor fireplace in the center after dinner and bask in the glow of Christmas carols playing.
 COPPER AUSTIN                           
Chef … (22 comments)

the domain: December 2014 Austin Texas Events~Here is what is going on! - 11/25/14 06:45 AM
December 2014 Austin Texas Events ~ Here is what is going on!
December is right around the corner and hosts a great line up of fun things to do in Austin! Don’t forget to grab family and friends and ride the North Pole Flyer on the Austin Steam Train...promises to be a fun holiday experience from Nov. 28 - December 21. Make sure you make time for the Zilker Trail of Lights at Zilker Park from Dec. 7 - Dec.’s an Austin Tradition! One of my favorites is the Armadillo Bazaar at the Palmer Events Center from December 16 … (16 comments)

the domain: "Foodie Friday" ~ 3-22-13 - 03/21/13 09:21 PM
“Foodie Fridays” in Austin

Spring is here and what better way to start it off than spending some time out and about this weekend!  With only a 20% chance of rain on Saturday (no biggie) and sunny on Sunday with temperatures in the mid 80’s both days, sounds like this week-end is a winner! Here are a couple of restaurants for you to check out.  The first choice was liked very much by Guy Fieri on his trip to Austin for The  Food Network’s Diners, Drive-ins and Dives; and my second choice has been raved about by one of my favorite … (33 comments)

the domain: JUST LISTED~3100 Cashell Wood Dr~Cedar Park, TX 78613 ~ Volente Hills - 09/24/12 07:01 AM
Just Listed ~ 3100 Cashell Wood Dr.~ Cedar Park, TX 78613 ~ Volente Hills                              
You’ll find this trendy 4 sides Austin white stone at 3100 Cashell Wood. Dr. in Cedar Park on a corner of a quiet interior cul-de-sac. The front porch elevation is a perfect spot for your morning cup of coffee.  As you enter you’ll be drawn to the high ceilings, crown moldings and stylish décor.  The lifestyle triangle of the open floor plan allows for plenty of laughter and conversation.  You can move the overflow crowd out to the deck … (24 comments)

the domain: NW Austin, TX: OPEN HOUSE Sunday, Nov. 21st, 1-3pm - 10100 Barbrook Dr. Austin, TX 78726 - Canyon Creek West - 11/17/10 07:02 AM
NW Austin, TX: OPEN HOUSE Sunday, Nov. 21st, 1-3pm - 10100 Barbrook Dr. Austin, TX 78726 - Canyon Creek West                   
Don't miss your opportunity to preview this stately 2 story brick and stone home at 10100 Barbrook Dr. Austin, TX 78726 in Canyon Creek West at our OPEN HOUSE this Sunday, Nov.21st. from 1-3pm. We will be onsite and available to answer your questions about this lovely home nestled comfortably on a quiet street on a corner lot.  The graceful front porch elevation beckons your family and friends … (0 comments)

the domain: Sounds of the Season - 11/30/09 04:50 AM
Another annual event was held in "The Domain" in Austin as another Saturday night fireworks exploded at 8pm.  The best spot to take advantage of the fireworks display is the parking lot between the Macy store and Dick's Sporting Goods which just opened!
On center stage (right out off the patio of North Restaurant) Christmas Carolers, complete with fabulous old time costumes, sang us our favorite Christmas music!  

All that was needed were snowflakes falling (not likely) and the scene would be complete (it was a balmy 69 degrees).Our church, River Bend, will be performing December 4th from 7-9pm for … (4 comments)

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Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate

Austin, TX

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