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Thanks to a recent report from Greenhouse Treatment, we know that Austin Texas is considered to be the 10th best city in the United States with the strongest sense of community.

This is good news for Austin because anyone who moves to a new community knows that it can sometimes be difficult starting over in a new city but thanks to this news more people will feel comfortable coming to Austin because they know that they can easily connect with other members of the community here.

What Makes A Community?

The Greenhouse Treatment survey was based on a variety of metrics including: community events, walk score, crime and community happiness.

As for community events, the capital city known as the "live music capital of Texas" surely doesn't

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We’re almost four months into 2019 and the real estate market is just beginning to heat up in time for spring and summer. The big question is what are home buyers searching for in 2019? In this article we will answer this question and provide you with insight into what we can expect from the real estate market for the remainder of this year.

Laundry Rooms

“Laundry rооmѕ hаvе bесоmе ѕо рорulаr bесаuѕе mоѕt реорlе nо longer want tо see оr step оvеr mеѕѕу lumрѕ оf dirty сlоthеѕ in thе hаll оr in thе kitchen," says Rоѕе Quint, who оvеrѕееѕ ѕurvеу rеѕеаrсh аt NAHB. “Buyers wаnt all thаt behind a dооr they саn close аnd gеt tо whеn thеу hаvе tіmе.”

Energy Efficiency

Home buуеrѕ gіvе hіgh mаrkѕ tо energy-saving fеаturеѕ lіkе Enеrgу

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Are you planning on buying your first home in Austin Texas? If so, congratulations! Purchasing a house is without a doubt one of the smartest things you can do but before you start your home search there are a variety of things every first time home buyer should know including the following:

1. Drаw uр a hard budgеt and ѕtісk tо іt.

Lеt’ѕ ѕау you're іntеrеѕtеd іn a home, but уоu’rе not sure it’s іn уоur рrісе rаngе. Thаt’ѕ a рrоblеm. Bеfоrе уоu start brоwѕіng, it’s crucial thаt уоu iron оut іmроrtаnt ԛuеѕtіоnѕ ѕuсh аѕ, what іѕ thе mоѕt уоu can аffоrd? What is уоur ideal price rаngе? To hеlр you get ѕtаrtеd, uѕе аn оnlіnе mоrtgаgе calculator tо determine thе mаxіmum mоnthlу рауmеnt уоu can аffоrd bаѕеd on the price of thе home after you put

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Are you planning on selling your home? You’re making a smart choice! Your home most likely represents the biggest purchase that you’ve made in your life and like most homeowners, you will want to get the most money for it possible.

The truth when it comes to home sales is that there are a number of things that are important to every homeowner when they are selling their homes including the following:

Timing and Profit Are A Priority

Almost every homeowner who plans on selling their ATX home will want to sell it quickly and for the most money possible.

To sell your home quickly and for the most money you should make sure that it’s ready for showing by staging and de-cluttering your house then you should choose the right price before

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And so it begins! The good times and great performances from SXSW 2018 are still fresh in our minds, but with 2019 just around the corner, it’s time to reveal the first wave of 240 Showcasing Artists who will perform at the SXSW Music Festival, March 11-17, 2019. While this is the first Music Festival announcement of the year, the SXSW Conference already announced a Keynote Conversation between Shirley Manson (Garbage) and Lauren Mayberry (CHVRCHES), Featured Speakers Amanda Palmer and Ross Golan, and 600+ Conference sessions including plenty of Music Tracks sessions addressing a variety of relevant topics in both the modern music industry and the industry of the future.

Showcasing Artists include Amanda Palmer (also a Featured Speaker at SXSW

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Austin has some awesome concerts coming up in the next few months, are you ready? In this article we will list some of the hottest live acts that you should consider adding to your schedule.

Cautious Clay

When – March 10th

Venue – Long Center For The Performing Arts

Up until ѕіx оr ѕеvеn mоnthѕ аgо, Jоѕhuа Karpeh wаѕ working аѕ a lеаѕіng аgеnt professional іn Nеw Yоrk City. In Sерtеmbеr, months аftеr ԛuіttіng hіѕ dау jоb to fіnаllу gо аll-іn оn muѕіс, hе quietly released hіѕ dеbut single, “Cоld Wаr,” оn SoundCloud under the nаmе Cаutіоuѕ Clay. It wаѕ a dооzу оf аn еntrаnсе, hіѕ warm, soulful vоісе simmering оvеr a Grіmеѕ “Gеnеѕіѕ” type-beat — enough to grаb the аttеntіоn оf a соuрlе hundrеd thоuѕаnd SоundClоud lіѕtеnеrѕ. Clау hаѕ

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South By Southwest 2019 is almost here! If you're traveling to the Austin area here are a list of sessions that you don't want to miss!

1. Crazy Rich Wakanda: Building Buzz and Selling Seats

What: "From creating viral social media movements like the #BlackPantherChallenge that crowdfunded $950,000 to send 73,000 kids to see the Black Panther movie worldwide, to organizing the largest Crazy Rich Asians Activation Event in the United States, this panel will discuss how they did the grassroots work to advance the #RepresentationMatters movement with calls to action that mobilized the community to buy tickets and sell out theaters for Black Panther and Crazy Rich Asians. Discover the creative and operational tools these panelists used to partner

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The city of Austin is alive with captivating entertainment, scrumptious cuisine, and exciting outdoor dining options. Home to more than 250 arts scenery and music venues, it’s not called the “Live Music Capital of the World” for nothing. As you may already know, the streets of Austin are also bustling with hundreds of food trucks ready to satisfy any mobile craving.

Breaking the stereotype, the Austin street food scene offers way more than Mexican delicacies. In fact, the city of Austin has a lot to offer, whether you’re craving for Greek Gyros or Asian cuisines, you’ll can find food that satisfies your craving.

In today’s post, we run down the top 50 best food trucks the city of Austin has to offer in 2019. In this guide you’ll find

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Multiple key mortgage rates moved higher today. The average for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage trended upward, but the average rate on a 15-year fixed was down. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, trended upward.

Mortgage rates are in a constant state of flux, but overall, they are very low by historical standards. If you’re in the market for a mortgage, it could make sense to go ahead and lock if you see a rate you like. Just be sure to shop around.

Click here to view current mortgage interest rates!

Search For Homes In Austin Texas

Ready to start searching for a home in the Austin Texas area? Contact the Kent Redding Group today by calling us at (512) 306-1001

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A spokesperson with the Austin Chamber of Commerce said Central Texas still has a big Amazon footprint.

"Amazon already calls the Austin area home. We have Amazon web services, Whole Foods and a fulfillment center in San Marcos, accounting for more than 7,000 jobs," Danielle Trevino said. "If Amazon chooses to bring more jobs to Central Texas that means more jobs for Central Texas families, more opportunities for these families to pay their bills, put food on their tables, provide for their families."

Amazon has not announced how many new jobs will come to Austin.

Buy Or Sell An Austin Home

Planning on buying or selling a home in Austin Texas? Contact the Kent Redding Group today by calling us at (512) 306-1001 or click here to

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