Where to get the bet barbecue in austin | Spyglass RealtyIf you love barbecue, you’ll love Austin. This city is known for its world-class food scene and delicious barbecue. From the famous to the lesser known, Austin, TX has a lot of great barbecue joints throughout the city. 

Landscaping website, Lawnstarter, did a study of the 200 Best Barbecue Cities in America where Austin ranked within the Top 10 in the list. According to the list, Austin, TX ranks #1 for having the most BBQ festivals in the nation.

Whether you’re looking for smoked brisket or pulled pork, there’s a place for you. You can find it at the many food trucks and dedicated BBQ joints. If you want a traditional Texas barbecue experience, look no further. Here are the best places in Austin to get barbecue.

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an image of a spacex rocket about to launch | spyglass realtyElon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies Corp. plans to construct a 521,521 square-foot "Shell Building" in Bastrop County.

The Shell Building project is expected to begin its construction by October 2022 with a completion date of July 2023. This is according to a project filed with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation on August 31st. The project has an estimated cost of $43 million and is about five times larger than a typical H-E-B.

Based on Austin Business Journal's (ABJ) article, the details in TDLR filings often change, but this serves as a glimpse of the rocket company's plans. ABJ also first reported on SpaceX acquiring 170 acres east of Austin.

In a June 6 filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, a notice…

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Austin, Texas has one of the best real estate markets in the nation. The strong job market, natural outdoor beauty, and laid-back lifestyle entice renters and homeowners to flock to Lone Star State.


Austin, TX is the fastest-growing major metro in the U.S.

More businesses and corporations are making the move. Learn more about investing in Austin, Texas.

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What makes Austin the best place to buy investment properties? Why should real estate investors buy rental properties in Austin? Is the Austin real estate market worth the investment?

We'll be answering your questions on why you should invest in the Austin housing market and the top 8 next best places to invest in Austin, TX.

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What to Look for in a Home Warranty | Spyglass RealtyHome warranties are an optional type of coverage to help offset major expenses that might occur in a house. Many new homeowners opt to purchase a home warranty to safeguard themselves against large expenses if a major repair is needed.

Homebuyers sometimes negotiate for the seller to cover the purchase of a home warranty, at least for the first year. Not quite sure about whether (or not) to get a home warranty? Here are the answers on what to look for in a home warranty.

  • What is a Home Warranty?
  • What do Home Warranties Cover?
  • How Long do Home Warranties Last?
  • What Should I Look For When Buying a Home Warranty?
    • Know the Coverage
    • Finding a Home Warranty Company
    • Home Warranty Cost
    • Read the Fine Print
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What's it like to live in downtown Austin on Rainey Street just steps from lady bird lake hike and bike trail at a complex Its priced is around $700 a square foot? Believe it or not, it's actually a good deal for real estate in Austin, Texas. We're going to share with you The Milago Condos on Rainey Street.

In the video above, we visited a two-bedroom, two-bath unit on the sixth floor of The Milago located on the backside of Rainey Street, next to the Mexican Art Museum. The unit's interior has granite countertops, walnut cabinets, and faded cherrywood flooring. What's cool about this piece of realty unit is its price compared to some of the smaller floor plans. You get a lot of square feet. The Milago units were built in 2006 with 240 units and 13…

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Selling your home can be a daunting task, but with the right preparation, it can be a smooth and easy process. Whether you’re upsizing, downsizing, or simply relocating for a change of scenery, there’s a lot to think about when putting your home on the market.

In this blog post, we’ll walk you through a complete checklist of everything you need to do to sell your Austin home. From preparing your home for sale to negotiating with buyers and closing, this complete Austin home selling checklist will provide you with information in order to get your home on the market.

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The Complete Austin Home Selling Checklist | Spyglass Realty

1. Find the Right Agent

Real estate agents will guide you through the process of selling your home. Agents help relieve that stress from home selling by…

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The bustling city of Austin, Texas is youthful, vibrant, and filled with life. Austin is known as one of the best places for career growth, especially for today's young professionals.


Get more information about the best places to live for young professionals.

Austin, TX is a bustling town filled with opportunities for young professionals. Our real estate experts have more data to share with you about these places. Let's help you make the move.

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The metropolitan living, nearby entertainment, and dining options, and tech opportunities are some of the things that make Austin an ideal place for young professionals to move to. With today's advancements in technology and the youth being the best at it, tech…

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Over the past years, Austin has topped the list of the best places to live in America. The lifestyle, job market, culture, and overall quality of life are a few of the main factors why Austin is a desirable place for families, students, creatives, and professionals.


Relocating, buying, or selling a home in Austin?


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Each neighborhood stands out with its unique charm and characteristics as well as the aspects of walkability, affordability, amenities, and schools. If you are considering moving to Austin or to a new area within the city, this is the right blog to get started with.

Barton Hills

A popular residential neighborhood located in South Austin's 78704…

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Lake Austin Waterfront Homes | Spyglass RealtyWhen you think of Texas, you might think of big open fields, cattle drives, and country music. But there’s much more to the state than that. Austin, the capital of Texas, is a rapidly growing city with a diverse population and a vibrant culture.

Lake Austin is a reservoir created by two dams along the lower colorado river from Downtown Austin to Lake Travis. It’s a beautiful area, with hills, trees, and, of course, the lake. It’s a great place to live if you want to be close to the big city but still have a serene and private lake living.

 

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  • Something About Lake Austin Waterfront Homes
  • Lake Austin Waterfront Homes Real Estate
  • Neighborhoods in Lake Austin
    • Apache Shores
    • Lake Pointe
    • Tarrytown
    • Steiner Ranch

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We're past the half-year mark and the Austin real estate numbers are in. I sat down with Chris Jacob of Housing Report and Christina Beitler with Loan People and went through the numbers to see where we currently stand with inventory, pendings, active listings, and what we think the market will do in the next 12 months. 

 

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  • The Mid-Year Austin Real Estate Market Report
  • Current Mortgage Environment
  • Jumbo Loan Rates
  • Realtime Statistics
  • What Agents Need to Know About the Mid-Year Real Estate Market Report
  • Why Agent Representation Matters
  • Timing the Austin Real Estate Market
  • Tax Rate Predictions

The Mid-Year Austin Real Estate Market Report

The Austin real estate market is in an interesting…

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