4 Reasons to Buy a Condo in South Austin

So you’re sold on the idea of buying a condo, but you’re still debating which area in Austin, TX is best for you. With the continuous growth in so many Austin neighborhoods, there are a number of choices that would likely work out well for your lifestyle, but South Austin condos offer a number of exclusivities that you simply can’t find in other communities. From easy walkability to access to green space, the condos for sale in South Austin put…

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10 Places to Watch Fireworks in Austin

Keep the tradition going or start a new one by catching one of the amazing firework shows planned in Austin for July 4th. Austin communities will celebrate with parades, festivals, live music, and of course, end with fireworks across the city. Here’s a list of events for July 4, 2017 in Austin: Austin HEB Austin Symphony July 4th Concert and Fireworks– Join the 100,000 people who turn out for Austin’s longest running fireworks show each year. The event is free,…

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Top 5 Things To Do In Austin Summer 2017

Whether you’re a recent transplant to Austin, Texas or you’ve lived in the city your entire life, there are certain attractions you simply have to visit. There is no shortage of things to do in Austin, but let’s just say, some are can’t miss! From the many parks, nationally ranked BBQ restaurants, and historical museums, if you’re looking to fill a summer weekend without going far from your condo in Austin, here’s our list of great Austin attractions. Barton Springs…

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4 Tips for Buying Condo Insurance

Buying A Condo? What You Need To Know About Insurance While there are some differences in buying an Austin, TX condo versus a single-family home, insurance coverage is pretty similar. Once you find a condo that fits your needs, you’ll likely start looking into how much insurance coverage you need, what the condominium association covers, and what items you should include on your policy. Normally, the condominium associations own and insure the outside structure of the building – condominium grounds,…

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Best Credit Score Tips To Get A Mortgage

If part of your life plan is to own your own home, you need to understand the importance your credit score plays in obtaining a mortgage. Starting now on building your credit score, even if you don’t plan to purchase a home for a few years, will make the process much smoother when you’re ready to buy an Austin, TX condo. Establishing a good credit score is not only needed to buy a home, but it’s also considered in the…

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5 Things To Know Before Financing Your Austin Condo

Buying a condo for sale in Austin, TX is different from purchasing a traditional single family home in a number of ways. There are the obvious differences – buying a condo means you are buying into a group of housing units where you own the space between your four walls and share common areas, while buying a home means normally you buy the plot of land along with the house. The upkeep around your condominium unit is in large part…

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4 Top Home Buying Trends Of Millennials in 2017

It may be hard to believe, but half of the current home buying market is under 36-years-old. If fact, millennials between the ages of 18 and 34 make up 42% of home buyers for the entire real estate market. Understanding this new pool of buyers is key to selling your Austin, TX condo quickly. There are many assumptions and stereotypes about the up-and-coming generation, and while some of those characteristics may hold true to home buying, some are quite off-base.…

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6 Tips For Young Professionals Buying a Condo

As more young professionals move to Austin, the demand for condo living has increased. The millennial aged singles or young couples with families want immediate access to work, public parks, and entertainment. And really, who can blame them? Buying a condo in Austin, TX can prove to be much more affordable than a single-family home in the same neighborhood and the maintenance on a condominium in next to nothing – giving you time for the things you really want to enjoy.…

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Millennials: 5 Reasons To Buy A Condo As Your First Home

If you’ve reached that point in life where renting seems lame – no return on your investment and you’re at the mercy of a landlord or property management group for upgrades – purchasing your first home could be a great option. Buying a new, trendy condo in downtown Austin offers the perfect balance of a professional and personal lifestyle. Millennials often choose to rent over buying, but as rental prices continue to skyrocket, purchasing a condo is now within reach.…

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What to Expect Before and After Buying a Condo

As with any major investment, it’s wise to do your homework before buying a condominium. There are numerous options when it comes to buying a trendy, new Austin condo, so it’s good to have game plan with your approach to which property you will purchase and to understand what you can expect before and after closing on your new home. With mortgage rates on the rise in 2017, now is the best time to buy a South Austin condo. Before…

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