Cedar Park Senior Citizens Learn How to Navigate Late-In-Life Transitions

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Cedar Park Senior Citizens Learn How to Navigate Late-In-Life Transitions 5 Step System Helps Senior Citizens & Families with Downsizing & Moving Cedar Park, TX: As the population ages, more and more senior citizens and their caregiver families are faced with the challenges of “downsizing”: usually a move for the elder from the traditional family […]

How can your home make you happier?

Friday, May 7th, 2010

Does your home seem dark or uninviting? Do you feel unwelcome in your own living room? Making improvements that make you happier will probably make prospective buyers happier in your home as well! Click here for a story about how you can make improvements or here for more information about buying or selling in Lakeway.

‘Error’ will delay property tax rates

Saturday, August 1st, 2009

See my blog post for my personal experience on fighting my property taxes at TCAD. *** More than 15 percent still protestingrates AUSTIN (KXAN) – Due to a “clerical error,” more than 140 jurisdictions in Travis County will have some major headaches, and possibly some upset taxpayers, as they must now wait to set their […]

Federal Reserve says housing market is improving

Friday, July 31st, 2009

While residential real estate remains weak overall, many local markets are showing signs of improvement, according to the Federal Reserve’s Commentary on Current Economic Conditions, also known as the Beige Book. Sales volume is up, especially in the Fed’s Minneapolis and San Francisco districts, and with the exception of the St. Louis district, sales declines […]

Healthiest Housing Markets in the Country

Thursday, July 30th, 2009

With most economists and builders expecting a national market decline this year, this may not seem like the best time to be selecting the “healthiest” markets in the country. Virtually every market was down last year. But a close look at the numbers reveals that some markets have way outperformed others during the last four […]

Austin named one of America’s fittest cities.

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

A new report looks at 30 different measures to determine which cities’ residents are healthiest. When it comes to healthy living, Washington, D.C., is seldom mentioned in the same breath as cities like San Francisco, Portland, Ore., and Seattle, all of which are known for their active, health-conscious residents. But according to a new report, […]

Fed moves to curb housing abuses

Monday, July 27th, 2009

The U.S. central bank recommends new rules to limit compensation for mortgage brokers and clarify risks for borrowers. July 23, 2009: 11:36 AM ET WASHINGTON (Reuters) — The Federal Reserve Board Thursday recommended new disclosure rules for homeowners and compensation guidelines for mortgage brokers to correct some abuses of the recent runaway housing market. Prospective […]