Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 at 12:20pm. 10,839 Views, 0 Comments.
AUSTIN, TX--March 7, 2013--Press Release
Realty Austin, an award-winning Austin-based real estate brokerage, congratulated finalists of the Austin Business Journal’s Residential Real Estate Awards, held at the AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center on March 7, 2013. Eighteen of Realty Austin’s team were finalists at the annual awards luncheon, and five won the coveted award, placing them amongst Austin’s most exceptional real estate professionals.
Todd Grossman placed 14th in the individual agent category with total sales of $17.8 million in 35 transactions. In the team category, The Lisa Munoz team earned a rank of 10th place with total sales of $21.1 million in 88 transactions; and The Ditlow team was awarded 15th place with $18.6
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 6:18pm. 6,403 Views, 2 Comments.
Looking for Austin Summer camps for kids? Use our comprehensive guide to kids Summer camps in Central Texas to find the perfect ones for the kiddos in your family. Don't let the kids stay in all Summer, get them outdoors for some fun in the sun. From art to sports, music to dance, there's something for everyone this Summer. If you know of a great Summer camp for kids that's not on the list, leave a comment and we'll add it to the next edition.
Best Summer Camps in Austin
|Austin Museum of Art (AMOA)||Laguna Gloria
3809 W 35th St, 78703
|Austin Children's Museum Summer Camps||Austin Children's Museum
201 Colorado Street, 78701
|Creative Side Teen Jewelry Workshop||Creative Side Studio|
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 3:04pm. 3,110 Views, 0 Comments.
Are you ready to get out of the house and into the Spring air this month? We have compiled a list of Austin-y activities for you to enjoy in March! The weather is warming up, and us outdoor lovers and event seekers are ready to get out and about. Annual events such as Explore UT and Texas Relays are some favorites to attend. There are plenty of other things to do outside, like volunteering at It's My Park! Day or spending the day at the Zilker Kite Festival, to make this March in Austin one to remember!
|Cowboy Breakfast||March 1
|The official Rodeo Austin kickoff includes a free Texas-sized buffet, live entertainment and more!|
|Texas Independence Day
|Explore UT||March 2
Tuesday, February 19th, 2013 at 2:18pm. 2,677 Views, 0 Comments.
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For the third year in a row, the esteemed Forbes Magazine has named Austin America's Fastest Growing City. With population on a constant rise and businesses from startups to mega corporation brances springing up left and right, Austin is a hot destination to grow your roots.
The mighty higher-education powerhouse we so love and cherish is just one reason so many startups and mega corporations love being in the Lone Star State's Capital. With 51,000 students at The University of Texas, there is a huge talent pool for businesses.
The State of Texas welcomed almost 430,000 people from August 2011 to July 2012. From these numbers it's no surprise that three other Texas cities made the top 10 including…
Monday, February 18th, 2013 at 9:15am. 2,914 Views, 0 Comments.
Do you love activities, local food, and kid-friendly fun? Austin has numerous fun festivals for all three! With so much to do, it can be overwhelming sorting through the best things to do in town. Luckily, Realty Austin, your top source for Austin activities and real estate, has the scoop on Austin’s top festivals.
|Zilker Kite Festival
|Mighty Texas Dog Walk
|Urban Music Festival
|Louisiana Swamp Thing and Crawfish Festival
|Zilker Garden Festival
April 6 & 7
Friday, February 15th, 2013 at 5:11pm. 4,473 Views, 0 Comments.
AUSTIN, TX--February 8, 2013--Press Coverage
Realty Austin, an award-winning Austin-based real estate brokerage, announces its expansion plans in key areas of the Austin marketplace. Driven by its service-oriented mission and need to house its growing team, the company will open two additional offices in Northwest Austin and Southwest Austin in 2013 adding to its existing Downtown (Central), Westlake, and Lake Travis locations.
Founded in 2004, the company has enjoyed tremendous success while strategically growing its team of 170 high producing local agents. The additional locations fortify Realty Austin's presence in Austin and provides customers hands-on access to its customer service-oriented team.
Jonathan Boatwright, co-owner of Realty
Thursday, February 14th, 2013 at 4:41pm. 1,201 Views, 0 Comments.
Didn't make reservations in time? Need last-minute Valentine's Day ideas? We can help you share Cupid's most famous day with these easy (and thoughtful) Valentine's Day activities in Austin. Any gesture can be a loving one as long as it's authentic to you and your significant other. Here are our favorite ways to share Valentine's Day with your SOS and avoid last-minute meltdowns.
Last-Minute Valentine's Day
|Oasis Cantina Del Lago||$99 couple|
|Enjoy dinner at the Sunset Capital of Texas! Reservations required (512) 266-2442|
|ACL-Live Presents Bob Schnieder||Tickets still available|
|An evening with Bob Schneider and the Moonlight Orchestra featuring the Tosca Strings with Shakey Graves and Lex Land. Doors 6:30/Show|
Friday, February 8th, 2013 at 1:26pm. 2,237 Views, 0 Comments.
If you haven't noticed, Austin is quickly becoming a hotbed for tech startups. Several of the most powerful social companies in the world have opened offices here over the last couple of years and as more venture capitalists seed projects here, the more our tech scene will continue to grow. Here are a few notable tech companies and startups that are currently making a name in Austin.
Uship is the on the forefront of the bidding marketplace. Their platform allows independent shippers find freight nearby their routes and offer shipping to customers at deeply discounted rates. Through a combination of search and mobile apps, they allow people to ship large cargo and freight for super cheap. Did I mention that they’ve got a…
Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 7:55pm. 5,769 Views, 0 Comments.
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It feels like the news is always swarming with reasons why Austin is a great place to live. In 2011, we started collecting Austin's rankings and were surprised to find out that they don't all fit on one page. Every year we have to start a new page to keep up with all of the great PR Austin generates. Now we have 3 years of reasons from 2011, 2012 and 2013 of why Austin is the best city in America. In the past 6 months, Austin ranked for best economy, best school, best housing market, and the list goes on. Check out Austin's most recent rankings and discover why everyone says Austin is their favorite place to call home.
Everyone Is Talking About Austin
- Business Week ranks Austin the 8th Best City in
Thursday, February 7th, 2013 at 6:48pm. 2,870 Views, 0 Comments.
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For our movers and relocators out there, we regularly like to provide info and insight that will help expedite and smooth out the moving process. For starters, you can check out our comprehensive relocation section on our site. But if you're in need of more proprietary information, check back regularly to our blog for real estate updates, neighborhood tips, and the low-down on Austin culture. If you are moving, chances are you're going to need a storage unit.
Luckily, our friends over at Self Storage Deals, a great little company that helps folks find affordable storage units online, have all the information you could ever need to know - from how much space you'll need for your furniture, to how much you can expect…