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Searching for the right urban Austin Neighborhood that is walking distance to all of the amenities is someone would want, but without the need for a car is a goal for many Americans these days. In the last ten years, Austin has become much more of an urban core and currently ranks as 33rd in the country on the walk score. This is in part due to the actions of the city to bring more businesses into downtown Austin.  Austin has also worked to adapt its streets to become more bike-friendly, adding biking lanes on many of the central Austin neighborhoods. The best walkable neighborhoods in Austin are the areas surrounding the University of Texas and Downtown Austin.

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Here is our list of the top 10 walkable neighborhoods in Austin, TX:

1. Downtown

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Purchasing your very first home can be nerve-wracking, overwhelming, and exciting. People may think they won’t get approved or they can’t find a home that is right for them. Especially for first-time homebuyers that are interested in buying homes in Austin. The market is very HOT and homes are selling out fast. This guide will help you on your journey of buying a home. Be knowledgable when it comes to knowing how to start and what are the right things to do to achieve your home without breaking the bank. Learn and take all that you read from this article as soon as you’re buying a home or the first time!


1. Work with the Right Agent

A professional and effective real estate agent will guide you in purchasing your new home in any market

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Cozy dinners, fall-inspired decorations, drinks, and dishes, cooler temperatures, and plenty of fall events and pumpkin patches! All of these are dedicated to the season! Check out these fall-themed activities, corn mazes, pumpkin painting, petting zoo, pumpkin hunt, and more! Enjoy these sites, sounds, and festivities of the fall season at Central Texas!


Fall Fun on the Farm

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Experience fun with these fall-themed activities! Call or visit the website to know more information about their operations and schedules.


Barton Hill Farms

A Fall Festival, Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze

1115 FM 969, Bastrop TX

(855) 969-1115 |


Crowe’s Nest Farm

Pumpkin sales, raptor shows, snake lessons, a corn and

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Abundant green spaces, hip, lively districts, quirky coffee shops, delicious food, a city that is renowned for decades for its music scene. South Austin is one of the most ideal places to live in. The area is known for its proximity to plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment centers; almost everything can be just within the driving range.

Within this blog, we’ll help you explore South Austin whether you are visiting, residing, or planning to live in South Austin; here are some of the best places that you shouldn’t miss!


1. Green Spaces

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Photo by Outdoor Craziness

Zilker Metropolitan Park is a 350-acre park is one of the best family attractions in South Austin. It is home to the spring-fed Barton Springs Pool. Aside from swimming,

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Scrumptious food, fine wine, and great coffee. South Lamar is a trendy neighborhood with plenty of restaurants, lounges, and bars. It is located five minutes away from downtown and close to hiking or biking trails as well as parks around Barton Springs.

South Lamar has everything. From newly opened restaurants that showcase unique and local dishes, upgraded amenities, clubs, boutiques, and the thriving music scene, what more can you ask for in this area? They’ve got it all here! Bring your friends or family to these best South Lamar restaurants that you should seriously visit!


1. Uchi


(512) 916-4808

801 S Lamar Blvd

Bouldin Creek

Opened in 2003 by James Beard Award Winner, Chef Tyson Cole, Uchi

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This new series is transcripts of real interviews with our clients. We sit down with them to talk about their experiences buying and selling real estate, and share tips on how you can be successful in this process. 

Caitlin was referred to me by my friends, rockstar repeat clients, and amazingly prolific referral-senders Dan and Lauren. I've lost count at this point of how many fun clients they've played a part in introducing me to. But Caitlin was one of them. She was ready to settle into a home in Austin after living abroad for several years. We looked around Central Austin and ultimately settled on a renovated 1904 detached condo not far from our condo. So now she can come to hang out with her new best dog friend Rosie (my dog) and swim in our

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Determining when to buy a home can be challenging especially for first time home buyers. There is plenty of competition that can drive the cost of a home to thousands of dollars above the listed price. You might be spending some time looking at the listings and thinking if today is the best time to buy a home in Austin.

Most folks know that spring is the hottest time in real estate, especially the first month of it. More homes are being listed during the season although it can still be a tricky process. Look out for the pros and cons you should weigh when it comes to purchasing your new home during spring. When the spring season ends, buyers might be missing out on some of the newly listed properties. 

Since spring has ended months ago and not

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Home warranties are confusing in it of itself, so how do you know which company is the best option for you? On Friday, 8/30/2019, we will be going LIVE with Miriam Hinson of Home Warranty of America to go over how to choose a home warranty company and plan when purchasing a home.

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Radio Coffee and Beer is one of the highly-rated shops in South Austin when it comes to coffee and beer. Fresh and delicious food is served as well as cold and clean beer. When it comes to their coffee, if it doesn’t meet their standards, then it will be remade. The service is also exceptional. These are some aspects that make Radio a one of a kind coffee shop in Austin.

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The place has also become one of the favorite hangout spots in South Austin for those that are looking for a quick bite or a chill beer to drink. Radio has an open space that caters to the best parts of your local coffee shop and beer garden. Great atmosphere and nice oak trees surround the place. Plenty of seating are available indoor and outdoors. There is also live music in

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When is it time to stop renting a home and seriously consider buying your own place? That's a personal question and a very personal decision -- it really depends on your lifestyle, your finances, your employment plans, and many other factors that could make buying a house a really good idea, or an absolutely terrible one.

To figure out where you are on the homeownership spectrum and decide what the best move is for you, personally, here are 5 signs that you should probably keep renting and 11 indicators that it's time to think seriously about buying a house. 

Signs that you should keep renting

You're not confident that your income will increase in the future

In many markets, you don't actually need to make a lot of money in order to buy a house, but

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