In the News

October 2019

10 / 313 Tips to Avoid Buying a ‘Haunted’ House
10 / 21Split-Level Homes Are Making a Comeback
10 / 18Mortgage Rates Leap, But Buyers Shouldn’t Worry
10 / 11Mortgage Rates Are Dropping Again
10 / 10Homeowners’ Top DIY Mistakes
10 / 83 Minor Upgrades That Boost Value Instantly
10 / 1Study: 26-Year-Olds Still Likely to Live With Parents

September 2019

9 / 27Mortgage Rates Recede After Last Week’s Uptick
9 / 23Home Offices Are Increasingly in Demand
9 / 13Mortgage Rates Reverse, Post Increases This Week
9 / 11Big Banks Urge Removal of DTI Requirement
9 / 4One-of-a-kind private resort on Lake Travis could be yours for $16.9 million

August 2019

8 / 26Behr Reveals Its Pick for 2020 Color of the Year
8 / 16Mortgage Rates Hover Near Record Lows
8 / 7If You Don’t Like Prices, Blame the Labor Shortage

July 2019

7 / 31What the Fed’s Rate Cut Means for Your Buyers
7 / 26Mortgage Rates Are Back to Near 3-Year Lows
7 / 23Study finds 75% of Austin short-term rentals are illegal
7 / 17Central Texas housing market sets records in June
7 / 16Bidding Wars Expected to Heat Up Again
7 / 1510 Happiest States in America
7 / 1How Young Buyers Are Redefining ‘Luxury’

June 2019

6 / 24Remodeling Clients Who Put Style Over Function Hurt Resale
6 / 19Mortgages Are the Happiest Type of Debt
6 / 14Mortgage Rates Hold at 2-Year Lows for Another Week
6 / 11The Top Choice for 2020 Color of the Year
6 / 7Mortgage Rates Drop to 2-Year Lows
6 / 3Report: Fewer Homes Selling Above List Price
6 / 3Interest Rate for 30-Year Mortgage Back in 3% Territory

May 2019

5 / 291 in 4 Adults Have Moved for Love. Any Regrets?
5 / 28Home Prices Fall in One in Five Metros
5 / 233 Design Tricks to Enlarge Small Outdoor Spaces
5 / 20Calif. Couple Fined $600K for Uprooting, Killing Ancient Tree
5 / 14Typical Homeowner Added Nearly $10k in Equity Over Past Year
5 / 13Why Countertops, Flooring, Lighting Costs Are Rising
5 / 9NAR Report: Inventory, Affordability Hurting Sales Volume
5 / 3Mortgage Rates Break From Weeks of Increases

April 2019

4 / 26For the Fourth Straight Week, Mortgage Rates Rise
4 / 18As some big cities lose residents, Austin is adding them faster than anywhere else
4 / 157 Neighborhoods Gentrifying the Fastest
4 / 10Drop in Mortgage Rates Could Put Market in 2005 Territory
4 / 8Austin named best place to live in America for third year in a row by U.S. News and W
4 / 5Mortgage Rates Hold Steady After Last Week’s Big Drop
4 / 320 Cities Hit Hardest By Rising Rents
4 / 1Mortgage Rates Post Biggest Drop in a Decade

March 2019

3 / 22Mortgage Rates Have Dropped ‘Dramatically’ Since Start of the Year
3 / 21Fed Says It’s Done Raising Rates for This Year
3 / 185 Tips for Decorating the Living Room
3 / 14Where Having a Pool Pays Off the Most at Resale
3 / 13A Growing Home Trend: Garden Kitchens

February 2019

2 / 28Spring Is in the Air: More Homes Going Up for Sale
2 / 255 Hints at the Future of Home Design
2 / 19Wallpaper Makes Triumphant Return
2 / 15Mortgage Rates Drop to Lowest Level in Years
2 / 11Why 2019 Promises to Be Better for Buyers
2 / 6Has Spring Sprung Early for the Housing Market?
2 / 1Mortgage Rates Inch Up, But Don’t Be Worried

January 2019

1 / 28Have You Noticed? The Housing Market Is Starting to Look Brighter
1 / 16The Trending Kitchen Styles in Remodels
1 / 14Would Buyers Benefit If Fed Pauses Rate Hikes?
1 / 11Mortgage Rates Fall to 9-Month Lows
1 / 4How About a Lower Mortgage Rate to Ring in the New Year?
1 / 3Report: Here Comes a Buyer’s Market