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Entries from June 2009

Hail Damage Important for Austin and Surrounding Area

June 29th, 2009

Austin has recently had a hail storm that caused sweeping damage across large areas of Austin and the surrounding areas. Many homes have had their roofs damaged during the storm.  It will be important when evaluating homes to move into,  that the roof is in proper condition. If a roof is not in good condition,  […]

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Tags: Austin Real Estate · Austin Real Estate Agent

Recent Storms Cause Damage to North Texas Homes

June 24th, 2009

Many homes in the North Texas area were recently put through several strong storms.  Tornados and hail damage were even reported in some areas. Many of these homes were without power on June 10th and June 11th from the storm. The initial investigation and survey of the damage has put an estimate of at least […]

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Tags: Austin Home Search · Austin homes

Home Values Remain Fairly Steady

June 22nd, 2009

The value of homes has remained relatively steady given all of the events and news that has occurred over the last few months.  It is surprising that with the number for foreclosures and home auctions that the prices have not fallen dramatically. This is a reflection of what the market says a home is worth.  […]

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Tags: Austin Real Estate Agent · Austin real estate sale

Investors Worry About Office Value Drop

June 19th, 2009

Investors across Texas are worrying about the potential for office building prices to drop in value over the next year. With the shaky economy,  many worry that businesses will not be able to afford the higher priced office buildings.  This will leave vacancies in the more expensive properties,  possibly driving down prices. If the economy […]

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Tags: Austin Real Estate · Austin Real Estate Agent

Hill Country Homes Offer Great Views

June 17th, 2009

The Texas hill country is known for some amazing views and natural scenery.  Many of the current homes available out in this area are located next to a lake or near a hill. These types of homes are desired by many people for a variety of reasons. Typically, these homes can be located on a […]

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Tags: Austin environment · Austin Real Estate