22 April

Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper in Austin Texas?

Posted by Tom Bates - Telephone: 512-413-0870, Email: tom@austinmodernliving.com


Fixer-Upper in Austin Texas

Funny enough to post, I guess.  Let us know if we can help you buy a fixer-upper in Austin.  Ask one of our agents to print you out a list of current Austin foreclosures and distress sales!

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18 April

Austin Apartment Market Data March 2014

Posted by Tom Bates - Telephone: 512-413-0870, Email: tom@austinmodernliving.com


O’Conner & Associates updated Austin apartment market data shows continued strong growth for the Austin apartment segment.  Austin currently has 9,657 Austin apartment units under construction (33 apartment projects!) and 1,862 Austin apartment units in the planning stage.  This strong Austin apartment rental market along with low Austin new construction homes coming on the market means that the Austin real estate market will probably continue to feel an inventory and price squeeze for the next few years at least.

Data is from O’Conner & Associates dated March 2014Austin apartment market data March 2014

 
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05 April

Buttercup Creek David Weekley Home For Sale Cedar Park TX

Posted by Dave Cothran - Telephone: 512-964-6441, Email: dave@austinmodernliving.com


Good evening all,

Offered for $359,900, I am posting about my listing at 214 Gaspar Bend, this home was built last year by David Weekley for my clients!  It is the “Laird” floor plan, and is the only one of it’s kind in Buttercup Creek.  This home site backs to one of the many nature preserve greenbelts in the community which will never be developed.  The home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a study, dining room, and two living areas.  There are many builder upgrades including tile, kitchen cupboards (soft close on all doors and drawers), tile surround in master bath, bay window in master bedroom, and cat 5 wiring.  The seller installed a top of the line, Craftsman garage door opener with back up power, a water softener, and a Rustoleum garage floor coating.  Come see this great home today, contact me for showing information, or ask your realtor to bring you ASAP!

Cheers,

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06 March

Downtown Seaholm Powerplant Renovation is almost complete!

Posted by Scott Parris - Telephone: 512-698-7202, Email: scott@austinmodernliving.com


The first phase of the redevelopment of the old Seaholm Power Plant in downtown Austin will soon be completed.   Businesses like Aethena Health and a new restaurant called Boiler Nine Bar + Grill will be leasing out space.   There is also going to be a new public library along with 280 private condominiums  scheduled to be built.    Send me an email at scott@austinmodernliving.com if you would like more information about this project.
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30 January

Coming Soon in Allandale, Brentwood, Crestview and Tarrytown

Posted by Scott Parris - Telephone: 512-698-7202, Email: scott@austinmodernliving.com


Inventory in certain neighborhoods in Central Austin is at an all time low right now.  Some areas of town have less than 1 month of inventory for sale!   (The norm is typically around 3-4 months of inventory).    As you can imagine, many of the new properties are going under contract before they even hit the MLS.    I have been working with several builders and investors this year and scouring the area for new properties, before they hit the market in order for my clients to be one step ahead of all the other buyers.   Below are just 4 of the houses that I know of that will be coming available for sale in the next 2-3 months, but are still under construction and have not yet hit the market.  Call me if you want to discuss some of these upcoming central Austin properties. Scott Parris 512-698-7202.

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24 January

Austin Modern Home Tour 2014 - February 1, 2014

Posted by Tom Bates - Telephone: 512-413-0870, Email: tom@austinmodernliving.com


Austin Modern Home Tour 2014

Looks like some really great looking houses on tour this year at the Austin Modern Home Tour 2014.

Tour will be on Saturday February 1, 2014

Want to buy or rent a modern home in Austin?  Check out some of our advertised Austin modern home listings or call one of our Austin Luxury Realtors who specialize in selling Austin modern homes!  Like this one….

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14 November

3-Car Garage + Workshop in Avery Ranch

Posted by Tom Bates - Telephone: 512-413-0870, Email: tom@austinmodernliving.com


This is a great deal in Avery Ranch. Beautiful white limestone home (all 4 sides) on a large corner lot. Home has a full 3 car garage PLUS an extra workshop.  This is a pretty unique floorplan for the area.  If you wanted to you, you could quickly convert the attached workshop to another bedroom or office.  Home is ready to go with a play scape and HUGE covered patio in the back yard. This home will absolutely sell fast when we put it on the market.  Call me to preview it 512-413-0870.

15512 Staked Planes Loop, Avery Ranch

 

 
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29 October

Some fun green building pointers in here, please do not build a Budweiser-themed house in Austin

Posted by Tom Bates - Telephone: 512-413-0870, Email: tom@austinmodernliving.com


While we do not have the same design aesthetic, this guy makes some great green home building points.  And I am sure that someone will read this and decide that they also need a Budweiser-themed house, and while my preference would be Stella, if forced, I guess it’s better than a red Solo Cup-themed house.  Have fun with your green DYI building, and keep it classy Austin….

 
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18 October

Beautiful Lakefront Property For Sale

Posted by Brooke Emerson - Telephone: 512-348-8398, Email: brooke@austinmodernliving.com


Lakefront Property for SALE! STUNNING LAKE VIEWS FROM EVERY in this custom built 3BR/3.5BA home on Lake Belton! Living room with vaulted ceiling and windows galore. Custom cabinets & built-ins. Oversized spare bedrooms w/alcoves. Balconies off every upstairs room! Huge back patio; custom wrought iron fencing, oversized in-ground gunite hot tub; pergola covered outdoor kitchen, and a grotto w/built-in fireplace. $450,000
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04 October

2013 AIA Austin Homes Tour

Posted by Tom Bates - Telephone: 512-413-0870, Email: tom@austinmodernliving.com


2013 AIA Austin Homes Tour Event website: https://www.aiaaustin.org/
Phone:  (512) 452-4332
Price: $35 in advance| $40 the weekend of the tour | $10 for individual homes
Date: Saturday, November 2nd and Sunday, November 3rd
Time: 10AM – 6PM

Buy tickets here

The 27th annual AIA Homes Tour is a showcase of great design by Central Texas architects. This year’s self-guided tour includes 11 new and newly renovated homes in Austin.  The homes range in style from traditional to contemporary, all with innovative design elements to delight and inspire tour attendees.

Tickets go on sale October 1st and are $35 in advance and $40 the weekend of the tour. Tickets may be purchased at Zinger Hardware, Mockingbird Domestics, or directly from AIA Austin. Additional information: 512-42013 AIA Austin Home Tour52-4332 or www.aiaaustin.org.

 

 
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