Austin Texas Tidbits about Life, Real Estate and Unique Happenings!

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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Gwynn Teal Carpenter-Broker: Home and Hearth Realty (Austin)
If it pops into my head, it might come out of my mouth! I've got a weird sense of humor so expect the unexpected when you read my blog. Real Estate is my profession but life is what its all about!

ARCHIVED BLOG POSTS

2011 

Totally useless but o so FUN! Life is ever changing but there are some things that just keep bringing a smile to my lips!     Today I enjoyed one of the best "Southern Treats" ever....if you guessed a MOON PIE and DR PEPPER    -   then you must have a smidgen of "southerness"in you. (I  made up t...
04/29/2011
Business as Usual.....BUT! Change happens whether we want it to or not.  The economy has made change happen to our business....we closed our office and moved back to the house.  For 10 years we succeeded with our small real estate firm in our home and then moved it to a stand alone office for 3 y...
04/26/2011
Yummy....Neighborhood Supper Club! What fun...a group of n'bors from two local neighborhoods in Central Austin Texas has this "loosely" n'borhood potluck supper club.                                                                                                  The only criteria is that you be ...
04/23/2011
What's special about your home? I don't travel to other countries but I do travel around our great USA!  One of the things that really surprised me when I first got into real estate was being told that there were "3 season homes" in the Northeast.  What?? Now I'm not stupid but this just didn't m...
04/23/2011
Hey Consumer....Can We Talk (#2) Did you know that as Realtors we can give you "general real estate advice" that will work most anywhere in the United States? Did you know that as Realtors we have a duty to treat everyone fairly? Did you know that as Realtors we can help you find a good agent any...
04/19/2011
Live the good life in this home that is located in the highly sought after casual n’borhood of Springwoods in Northwest Austin.  Located on a cul-de-sac , this home is on a very large lot (.246) graced with towering oak trees and other lush landscape.  Built in 1990 the style of home is open and...
04/18/2011
Today I had an opportunity to go to a Home Depot Store in Little Rock, Arkansas.  This isn’t unusual as I shop at the ‘Depot frequently … I am in Real Estate you know and Realtors hang out at these places to pick up clients!! Just as I pulled into the parking lot, a woman walked in front of me w...
04/13/2011
Vacation Time has arrived for this Austin Texas Realtor! I’m gonna try and keep up with reading, commenting and maybe a post or two while gone on vacation. But if you miss me this week try looking either in the red dirt around Hot Springs Arkansas where I will be “mining” for quartz crystals or ...
04/10/2011
Push the SUGGEST button! Active Rain blogs have been my main source of real estate news since January.  Now don't get me wrong, I read local, regional and state news pertaining to real estate but it's the AR blogs that are so darn interesting... And that's where the subject of this blog comes in....
04/08/2011
Gig 'em Aggies!  Texas A&M women have won the NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP in Basketball! These young women are on top of the world tonight.  They played a tremendous game and I'm happy that they represent the Big 12. This is the 4th team from the Big 12 that has won the NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP IN basketb...
04/05/2011
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