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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Robin Rogers, Silverbridge Realty, San Antonio, Texas - 398351
Real estate in the San Antonio metro area, the foothills of the Texas Hill Country, and on the Guadalupe River. My market area includes the northern half of San Antonio (Alamo Heights, Fort Sam Houston, Shavano Park, Hollywood Park, and Stone Oak) and northeast (Randolph AFB, Universal City, Windcrest, Schertz, and Cibolo) to New Braunfels, Seguin, and Canyon Lake, including Bexar, Guadalupe, and Comal Counties. My blog also covers photography; houses and homes; investments and rental properties; pets and wildlife; birds, butterflies, and flowers in my organic garden; travel; fun stuff; and whatever else takes my fancy.



This home is in one of my favorite neighborhoods near the South Texas Medical Center, UTSA, and USAA insurance headquarters. Everything you need is nearby, including the brand-new, expanded HEB supermarket and Huebner Oaks shopping center, as well as lots of great places to eat (like Aldo's!). It...
It's not just my imagination. February seemed slower than the previous months, perhaps due to Spring Break.  Nationwide, home sales dropped 9.6% in February after three months of gains in a row. As Lawrence Yun, the economist for the NAR, puts it: Housing affordability conditions have been at rec...
We have an organic garden, and it's been a source of delight mingled with frustration. Every year we try planting something different, and every year we are surprised at what happens. Tree-growing canteloupes! Poblano peppers for the masses! Basil plants popping up in the lawn! Lots of vegetables...
Some people are surprised when they visit San Antonio for the first time to see how many trees we have here. The River City is not in the middle of the desert. Live oaks, pecans, cedar elms, hackberry trees, and many other trees abound. Understory trees such as red buds and mountain laurel are th...

Robin Rogers

CRS, TRC, MRP - Real Estate Investment Adviser
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