Betsy Hayes's (behayes) Blog

Real Estate Agent - Kirby Smith Realty
Everyone should come to Georgetown, Texas for our annual Red Poppy Festival on April 24th and 25th.  It is great fun and held on our square in historic downtown.  We have a parade, vendor shows, live music and dancing.  We even have a 5k run.  This should be a wonderful Bluebonnet season as well....
We opened our golf season here at Berry Creek Country Club in Georgetown, TX., on Saturday with a fun golf tournament.  It was my first so I was very nervous and played really bad, but the good news is I met a man that wants to sell his house...yea!  See, golf is not all bad. 
New home sales all over the nation have taken a huge hit the last couple of years, but the Austin, TX. area seems to be somewhat stable.  Taylor-Morrison Homes in the Villages of Berry Creek have 2 completed field models under $200,000.  They are offering incentives and drawings for trips to Disn...
I went out at 7am to get into my car to go to the gym and I discovered it was sleeting.  By the time I got into the house and walked to the back of the house and looked out on the golf course, I saw big flakes of snow.  This is remarkable.  For those of you that are not familiar with the hill cou...
Although I am from the older generation that sold real estate from a book that was distributed every 2 weeks, and the topic of converssation in the car while on tour was all about computers coming soon, I just completed the Raincamp Dallas and was amazed.  I spent my time looking dazed and wonder...
This awesome home in Berry Creek Country Club, Georgetown, TX. has just had a price reduction to $299,900.  This incredible home has 4 bedrooms all split on differnt corners of the house and each has it's own bath.  Tha't 4 bathrooms.  It also has a beautiful study with french doors.  The ceiling...
I just completed a webinar featuring a real estate professional in Colorado Springs Co.  I have been blogging on AR since 2007, but never took add'l steps to get better.  I learned a lot and found out that after 25 yrs of real estate sales, the old marketing techniques from the good old days are ...
The wonderful real estate market that has lasted for years has now slowed.  It will pick up soon, so its important to know that your resale listings are still in direct competition with new home sales.  Let your sellers know its important to stage your home like a model.  If the home has been liv...
Written by Betsy Hayes, Realtor, Austin real estate, Georgetown Texas The new model home park has opened in Sun City Texas.  They are very similar to the previous models, but have lowered the price.  That is good and bad for everyone.  The old Del Webb communities that started in Arizona were fir...
Georgetown, Texas has been ranked number one destination for retiring seniors.  The ranking came from "Retirement Places Rated".  I sold new homes at Sun City Texas for 4 years and heard from hundreds of my customers that would travel the nation in their RV's.  They all commented the beauty of th...

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