This blog is about the Austin real estate market, along with tips for agents and other funny stuff that I deem fit to include.
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Some of my my friends probably will not like this, while others of you will nod and agree.This is how I decided to get into the real estate industry:I was running a photography and printing business in 1996 catering mainly to Realtors, called Digital Homefront. We were using the brand-new digital...
I have been selling homes for a long time now. It's amazing to me how much the real estate business has changed since I started in 1997. We used to hand-deliver offers or send them using by (thermal) fax. The MLS was DOS-based back then. I had a cell phone that hurt my head when I used it too muc...
I have been selling homes full-time for over 21 years. I don't know everything, but I can offer a few lessons from my career which may help you as a home buyer or seller:First, a good Realtor has access to a variety of lenders. Agents truly want you to qualify for a mortgage (or bring cash, if yo...
I will always have a soft place in my heart for ActiveRain. I made so many lasting friendships here, starting about 11 years ago when I first found this platform. At one time, I was a very prolific blogger, when the real estate market was in a very rough place indeed and I had more time on my han...