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It's that time of the year again where we take out your winter clothes out of the closet and wrap yourselves up for upcoming cool months! 'Tis the season to prepare and decorate your home for the festivities and upcoming holidays as well. Looking for ideas to keep your home warm, cozy, and inviting? You'll definitely love how relaxing it will be after following these simple, hassle-free home decorating ideas for your home's interior this winter season. 

1. Wreaths

Choose a wreath that compliments your home. You can either style it by with pinecones, some DIY snow, greenery, flowers, and more. You can also keep it simple by making use of twigs, plain green wreaths, or you can create your own wreath out of paper and other materials available out…
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As the temperatures begin to drop, it's also now the start of the process to winterize your home in Austin, TX. It's best to practice precautions and measure before the actual temperature drops to its lowest. Winterizing will keep your home on its tip-top shape and save money on energy bills throughout the winter season. Some homeowners prefer help from the experts when it comes to this type of maintenance, although this can be inexpensively on your own or with help from a friend or family member. Protect your Austin investment property this holiday season by following these tips on how to winterize your home in Austin, TX.

1. Fill and Seal the Gaps

Protect your home from pests, insects, and water from coming in by filling in cracks and…
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It's almost that time of the year! Sure, Christmas is just a few weeks away, Thanksgiving is next week, but there's another awaited day that consumers love after Thanksgiving, which is Black Friday. Black Friday 2019 happens on the 29th of November. Online and brick and mortar stores will be giving out discounts, drop thousands of product prices that are highly anticipated by the consumers.

Whether you are getting ready to wrap up gifts for the holiday season or upgrading your home essentials or buying items for your newly bought home, you can definitely take advantage of Black Friday deals. But before adding things in your cart, be mindful as you buy. Avoid overspending by creating a budget. Not everything on Black Friday is a good deal, so you might

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Barton Hills is one of the most desirable neighborhoods to live in Austin. Known for its convenient location and stunning natural scenery, residents have easy access to different hotspots in 78704. Whether you are looking for a spot to dine, shop, party, or relax, the nearby spots can be reached by a short drive by car or public transportation. Downtown Austin is just a few minutes away too! Barton Hills is popular for its highly-rated schools making it an ideal neighborhood for families with children. 

If you are new to the area, you might be wondering, where is Barton Hills located? It is bounded by South Lamar Boulevard and the neighborhood of Zilker to its east. MoPac highway can be found to its west and the Capital of the Texas Highway can be

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Having a niche product or market in real estate can be beneficial for realtors in many ways. For one, it allows a focus on a product or segment of the market that may not be as crowded as others. The less crowded this segment is, the more likely you’ll get business out of it when that segment is in demand. There can also be a downside of focusing too much on a niche.  As an example, investment property is going to be a tough niche during a recession. I recommend that real estate agents start off with residential single-family sales and start developing a niche as they become top real estate agents. The main thing, in my opinion, is to focus on one or two niches.  


A Starting Point for Every Realtor aiming to Become a Top Producing Real Estate

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Zilker is one of the most desirable places to live in Austin. It's one of the most preferred places for many locals and newcomers to settle down to experience the best of what Austin can offer and we can seriously agree to that. You won't regret choosing neighborhoods in 78704 to live in, and Zilker is a part of that. 

Whether you are looking for a place to relax, hang out, or enjoy the outdoors for an adventure without being too far from the big city, Zilker is the place to be. The area is abundant with green spaces, parks, shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment venues.  Local businesses are rapidly growing in the area as well. Don't forget to visit the local dining spots in the area as well as the iconic coffee shops that deliver the best

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There are over a hundred neighborhoods in Austin, Texas. Each neighborhood has a unique setting and character that are loved by the locals and its residents. You might be looking for a place to settle because you're relocating for your job, or you're looking for a new place that is perfect for you to call it home. Maybe you want to consider living here now after Real Estate U.S. News released a report that Austin is the best place to live in America for 2019. Find your new home in one of the most beautiful neighborhoods in Austin.


1. Tarrytown

To the west of Downtown, Tarrytown is a quiet neighborhood that features beautiful trees for shade and walking distance to the Lions Municipal Golf Course. Homes for sale in Tarrytown are from quaint

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What started as a little kart in Downtown Austin has now become one of the favorites in Austin's food scene and coffee community. Pakita Coffee is a local coffee shop located in South Lamar, 78704 and also has another location in Downtown Austin. The coffee shops offer excellent coffee, fine wine, and delicious meals to pair with your chosen beverage.

Patika can either be your first stop in the morning to get that iced or hot cup of joe or a hangout place for you and your friends. The coffee shop's ambiance has a casual, comfortable feel and the area has a mid-century modern minimalistic design. Aside from coffee, patrons enjoy their breakfast and lunch dishes that taste seriously good. Their awesome breakfast sandwiches paired with a hot cup of

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One of the things that we offer to our real estate agents that have been beneficial to them is our accountability groups.  I got this tip when I was coaching with the Jon Cheplak. If you’re not familiar with Jon, he’s the top coach the best real estate team leads and brokers around the country.  Jon teaches that the best way a real estate agent can realize their goals is through self-awareness.  

Let me breakdown what an accountability group is - It’s a voluntary group of people led by one person that agrees to a series of micro-commitments each week.  They meet every week and have an accountability partner to which they will communicate with every day and check-in with that partner to help encourage them. The key is “micro” commitment. These are

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There is never a dull day in Zilker Metropolitan Park. This beloved park is one of the main attractions for locals and tourist that wants to spend time to relax, connect with nature, attend fantastic events, or go on an adventure without leaving the big city. If you are taking a trip or eyeing into buying a home in Austin, Zilker Metropolitan Park is one of the places you shouldn't miss!

We gathered all the things you should know when visiting Zilker Park as well as the different events that are being held in the area. Let's get started.

Zilker Park is a 350-acre recreational area located to the south of downtown Austin in the middle of Barton Creek and the Colorado River. The park is named after Andrew Jackson Zilker who donated the land to the city back

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