Group of people dining togetherAustin is one of the most vibrant and eclectic cities in the world with a lot to offer in terms of food and culture. There is something for everyone to enjoy. To the northwest of Austin, you can find Lake Travis, the most visited freshwater recreational vacation destination in the state.

Within the area, you'll find several activities to enjoy with your friends and family. Water enthusiasts will love spending time on the water while foodies will enjoy a variety of cuisines available in different restaurants. There are some restaurants that you simply must try. If you are thinking about where to dine, here are some must-try restaurants in Lake Travis.

 

Burger Restaurants in Lake Travis

Sandeez Hamburger Hut

113 Ranch Road 620 North

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How to Calculate Your Mortgage in Austin | Spyglass RealtyPurchasing a home is one of the biggest financial transactions most people would make in their lifetime. It’s important to consider your budget when it comes to large transactions such as buying a home in Austin. In order to help determine the cost, a mortgage calculator will help provide an estimate of your loan so you can get a clear breakdown of the numbers that will work best for you.

There are a lot of numbers to juggle when it comes to mortgages such as the principal, interest rate, term, amortization, and more. It can get confusing but don’t worry. We’ll walk you through how to calculate your mortgage in Austin.

 

What is a Mortgage Payment?

A mortgage is a loan provided by a mortgage lender or a bank that enables an individual to…

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Last week I attended the HBA (Home Builders Association) of greater Austin’s economic forecast. I highly recommend this event. Below are the notes that I took at this event. 

 

Builders and New Construction

Not only are supply chains disrupted but the workforce is disrupted. Builders and subcontractors are competing for workers, says Scott Turner, Riverside Home, HBA President.

It’s taking about twice as long to build a home now than before COVID. Why don’t we get more trades moving to Austin? Housing is in demand across the country and for construction workers, the cost of living here in Austin than most other markets around the country.

The median income in Austin buys you a $340K home. The median home in Austin is $536K. The only…

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