Tuesday, September 19, 2017 / by Jason Huval
Buying a home is a completely different animal when also looking for a place to raise a family
If it was just you you’d be willing to settle for a smaller home or one in a less-than desirable location. However, you want the best for your children and wish to provide them with not only a place to rest but a safe place to play and be expressive.
When deciding on that home for your family keep these few things in mind!
The size of a home is one of the most important family considerations when buying a home. Children can be noisy, leave a mess of toys behind and ultimately transform any space in your home into their playground. If your home features minimal space your feet may have a date with a few Legos here and there.
If your home has a large living-room or rooms that can be transformed into extra bedrooms then this will be better suited to help a child thrive. Even if they decide to ignore your sectioned off play place, it can serve as a room to escape the commo ...
Thursday, March 16, 2017 / by Jason Huval
The greater Austin area covers a wide variety of communities and zip codes.
Some more coveted then others when it comes to living. While the city of Austin has experienced tremendous growth the past decade and all parts of the city are becoming great, the original place to be was in the 78704 area. This zip code encompasses the area right around the river near downtown and has been a hot bed for those looking to live in a modern area of the city. In today’s real estate blog, we show you six homes Austin homes for sale in 78704 right now!
1403 S 6th Street
3,671 SF | 3 Bed | 6 Bath
If a sleek styled, modern home is in your sights and a price tag of nearly $2 million doesn’t make you bat an eye than this home is for you! Below you’ll find the Realtor’s notes.
“This is a one of a kind house with lots of upgrades in the South Congress Area. Gated Entrance, over 1200 sf of roof top deck. A fire pit, and an outdoor kitchen with views of downt ...
Monday, March 13, 2017 / by Jason Huval
Ready to buy your first home in Austin? Here are 4 things to know!
Getting ready to purchase your first home? If so, you’re getting ready to make one of the largest investments you’ll ever make. Much praise goes into being able to take this step, however, you need to be attentive and understand your situation going into it.
Many buyers stumble into the process assuming they are set and fully prepared to get the show on the road, only to hit speed bumps along the way. Keep these 4 things in mind to be ready once you encounter a difficulty along the way and to ensure this is the right investment for you.
Location, Location, Location
Everyone wants to live in the nicest neighborhoods and have great neighbors. They may target certain school districts or regions of a city they see as ideal. When considering the location for your new home, bear in mind that where your home is located can do a lot of good (or bad) in terms of being a long term investment. In ...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 / by Jason Huval
Avoid these 4 Real Estate Transaction Deal Breakers
The thought of purchasing a new home can be exhilarating and at the same time a bit scary. For most, this is the largest commitment they will ever make to a purchase. However, what if things go sideways and you end up not living in the home you’ve decided to buy and have fallen in love with? No matter how careful one is there are always deal killers that can pop up at unexpected times and completely derail your plans. Many deal breakers are avoidable so be sure to pay attention to the below points if you want to complete the transaction on your dream home!
Mortgage Preapproval Doesn't Mean Guarantee
A common mistake made by those looking to buy real estate is that they don’t fully understand the process of obtaining a mortgage. Preapproval for a mortgage is one thing, but this doesn’t guarantee you’ll get the loan or the amount you expect to be loaned. Your desired lender will go through all ...
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 / by Jason Huval
It’s no secret that Austin has zip codes that are more desirable than others to live in than others. An infamous one being 78704, which encompasses that of Barton Hills, Zilker and Travis Heights. This is one of many desirables that are located more south, so what does the central part of Austin have to offer?
If you are familiar with Austin you’re well aware of the area known as Hyde Park! Encompassed in the zip code 78751, Hyde Park is a well-kept neighborhood featuring historic homes, coffee shops and local businesses, and has a great sense of walkability. The past few years has seen Hyde Park explode as a subculture in Austin making it one of the most desirable places to live in our city! We at Central Metro Realty have taken the time to locate 7 awesome properties for sale in Hyde Park!
607 East 49th Street – More Information
3,984 SF | 4 Bed | 3 Bath
“Amazing North Hyde Park Craftsman! 4 Bedrooms, 3 Bath, Gourmet Kitchen, with to ...