Archive for February, 2011

It Does Not Feel Like A Buyers Market!

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Demand for West Round Rock housing is higher in February 2011,  proving that there is pent up demand for housing.  The proof is in the number of pending sales in almost every subdivision we analyze.  Buyers that have been hoping for another Government incentive program have conceded that another Governement Bail Out is not likely.  The mood has shifted.  […]

History Of Stone Canyon

Friday, February 25th, 2011

Did you know that the history surrounding Stone Canyon is quite amazing.  I don’t know all of the details but I imagine that the Tankawa Indians used to spend alot of time along Brushy Creek hunting (they were not farmers at all). After the war with Mexico I believe most of the land in the […]

Invisible Inflation! Cash is NOT King! It is a great time for Good Debt!

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Here is what concerns me about the current market.    Although the VALUE of homes in the Austin area (in recent months) have stabilized compared to DOLLARS, their actual value compared to other commodities are going down.  A dollar buys less now due to its weakening value across the globe.  The real culprit here is the U.S. Government printing […]

Rising Interest Rates! What to do? What I am doing!

Saturday, February 19th, 2011

You may know that I am not only a top REALTOR, but I am also a Real Estate investor.  I enjoy collecting great rental properties.  It is a business, and a hobby.  Each one of my rentals I treat like a little baby!  I take care of them, raise them up, improve them and provide […]