Tax day, April 17, 2018 is just around the corner. Whether you plan to complete them in a weekend or are pulling together the information to give to your tax preparer, here are a few tips to get started!
Parents, it is time to start thinking about enrolling your kiddos into summer camps! Check out this 2018 Summer Camp guide broken down into categories of interest. Also included is a Packing List and a Camp Care Package checklist to print out.
Are you not sure what times of the year to take care of items inside and outside of your home??? I have you covered with this 2018 Maintenance guide that is broken down into the months to help you stay on top of home ownership!
Austin is the best place to live in the U.S in 2017 - U.S News & World Report; Feb 2017
Austin's economy is the nation's fastest growing among large cities - Wallethub; Oct 2017
Austin is one of the 10 best cities to raise a family - Smartasset; Feb 2017
Austin is the No. 1 U.S city on global ranking of the 100 best cities for millennials based on business ecosystem, affordability, openness and recreation.- Nestpick; April 2017
Not sure if 2018 is the year for you to buy a home? Read this article as it explains the top reasons why buying is still a good time in 2018. But don't wait too long as predictions set the tone "the more buyers wait, the more expensive it will get to buy- not just because of home prices but because of inflationary pressure".
1. Rates are going up
2. Prices are climbing, but not crazy fast
3. Inventory levels will begin to increase
The housing trends of 2018 will be focused more on integrating technology while creating healthy and connected living environments. Now days, we are seeing more and more generations living under the same roof, so home-specific features that provide a helping hand or peaceful influence are going to be welcomed fully. Here are some items of what to expect in the coming year that you might want to incorporate into your home or think about when your looking to purchase your next home.
1. ) A rise in smart technology in the home - Homeowners are rapidly purchasing devices along with apps that perform various tasks such as turning on lights and appliances…
When buying a home you are also buying into an entire community. It is important to make sure your new neighborhood suits your families needs and preferences just as much as the house you decide to purchase. Most houses can be modified, whereas neighborhoods can not.
When you are evaluating a neighborhood, you want to ask yourself these important questions:
It is time to start preparing your home for the colder months of the year. Here is a checklist of some items you can do yourself or on a budget!