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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!



  Mr. and Mrs. Seller - you must be joking???   Showing homes is a must in our business.  Buyers like to view before they make a choice to purchase....that makes perfect sense to me.   So why, Mr. Seller, are you requesting that we not only make an appointment with either you or your agent but th...
  "Keep Austin Weird"  Icon Leslie has passed away! We mourn the passing of Leslie Cochran, 60, of Austin Texas who died today, March 8, 2012.  Leslie was the poster man of Keep Austin Weird.  You could see him around town wearing his favorite thong, women's high heel shoes and bra....sometimes h...
  Austin Texas Relocation - where to live, what to do!   As a newcomer to any city, the easier the move becomes when you know where the malls are located, great restaurants, school districts, parks and more.   So how do you achieve the "I've made the right relocation decision"?   In Austin Texas,...
  Open Letter to a Lender.... Dear Lender, Our mutual client chose you for a reason.  You promised a great interest rate and reasonable fees.  Customer service is your forte' says so on your website and email! So why didn't you read the contract?  The buyer and seller negotiated terms in go...
  Questions to ask your lender.... a must read for buyers! Buyers it's not all about the interest rate.  Yes, the interest rate on your loan is important but before that interest rate can be applied you must have GOOD SERVICE from the lender you chose. Are you local? Do you have in-house underwri...

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