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Entries from July 2009

Housing Still Source of Recession

July 27th, 2009

The housing crisis is still one of the main sources of the current problems with the American economy.  Many experts believe that an overall turn-around with the country will occur whenever housing problems become more under control. The Obama administration continues to pledge that it will take action in helping to bring the housing problems […]

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Tags: Austin Home Search · Austin homes

Austin Home Sales Most in a Year

July 22nd, 2009

The number of home sales in the Austin area is the highest it has been in a year,  giving some positive signs of hope to investors. A report recently released by the Austin Board of Realtors indicated that over two-thousand homes were sold in June.  The numbers were still below the homes sold in June […]

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Tags: Austin homes · Austin Real Estate Agent

Foreclosure Down to New Low for Central Texas

July 20th, 2009

Foreclosure listings are at a multi-month low for central Texas housing according to new information that was recently released from Foreclosure Listing Service Inc. Although this drop in foreclosure listing is a good and positive sign,  experts say do not let this be a signal that a turn-around has taken place.   It will likely be […]

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Foreclosures Reach New Record

July 16th, 2009

The number of foreclosures across the United States has hit a record high fro the first half of the year.  It is believed that more than 1.5 million properties are having to deal with foreclosure issues. It is now believed that 1 out of 84 homes in the United States are in foreclosure. Many worry […]

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Tags: Austin Real Estate · Austin Real Estate Agent

Finding a Good Home

July 15th, 2009

It is sometimes difficult to find the perfect home.  Availability, location, and cost are some of the important factors that need to be considered when looking for a new place to live. It is always recommended to have a licensed agent to assist in any home search.  The experience with a local market, and the […]

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Tags: Austin Real Estate · Austin Real Estate Agent