Out with Concordia, In with University Park

For many of you familiar with Austin, and those who frequent I-35, I am sure you noticed that Concordia University is no longer just off the highway, but out by Lake Travis off 620. And as I am sure you haveĀ  noticed…there has been construction going on over there…and here is what’s to come. “University… Continue Reading

Area 2 Under 2

In the Austin market there are many great neighborhoods. And when people start to catch on…and they have for many years now, these neighborhoods get more expensive. I have a lot of friends that are first time buyers. A lot of my first time buying friends have got a bang for thier buck and moved… Continue Reading

Marketing Your Home-Holiday Style…

For some people the holidays are not “the most wonderful time of the year,” however, for people like me (voted most spirited in high school), the holidays are festive times! The day after Thanksgiving I head to the garage, get out all the packed away rubbermaid tubs and crates labeled “Christmas lights,” “Chubby Santas” and… Continue Reading

Lookin’ for a Good Burger Austin!

Vegetarians, this blog is not for you (and I know there are a lot of you out there…especially in Austin). Every now and again I just want a really good, tasty fulfilling burger…and chain fast food need not apply. I know I need to try more actual burger joints, but a few of my top… Continue Reading

Narcoleptic, Insomniac-Check!

As I get older I start to realize the habits I have formed for doing a lot of tasks. For example, to-do lists. I usually can remember most the things I need to do, as I did in college, but for some reason I think I write down “tasks” just so I can scratch them… Continue Reading

Bob Schneider: Austin and Cali

I have this new song in my head. And I don’t even know all of the words to it, so it’s as if I just hear the background music and what little words I do know playing over and over, ever have that happen to you? I guess it is better than having that Gloria… Continue Reading

One thing I always look forward to

Ever seen an angy man rip his shirt off, throw it down and leave a gymnasium after a bad call in social dodgeball playoff event? I have. Ever play kickball with a 13” red ball while drinking Miller LIght against a team called Schweddy Balls or Abusement Park? I have. Austin SSC has no lack… Continue Reading

Hi Yooooooo!

Know what I love about the internet? Little things like this… http://www.hiyoooo.com/ Click on his head and have a great day.

Bus Routes for Longhorns

University of Texas is one large campus! With so many students and faculty trying to get to one area (whether you live close or farther out) I thought this link could be helpful. http://www.utexas.edu/parking/transportation/shuttle/map.html      

First Time Home Buyer’s Tax Credit Information

Curious as to if you qualify for the First time home buyer’s tax credit…or how it works? Here are some frequently asked questions to clarify: Who is eligible to claim the tax credit? First-time home buyers purchasing any kind of home—new or resale—are eligible for the tax credit. To qualify for the tax credit, a… Continue Reading