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Last night's Realtor reception and open house at Spring Condominiums showcased these exceptional condo homes in Downtown Austin.  The blue skies and amazing sunset painted a spectacular backdrop to what is arguably one of the best projects in Downtown.  I was very impressed.  As Austin's first "...
The areas west of Lady Bird Lake known as Westlake and Rollingwood were originally developed in the 1950's.   Rural and secluded at that time, the area has grown tremendously and is more accessible now, yet many Westlake area neighborhoods maintain a rural feel--just 5 or 10 minutes from Dowtown ...
A Lake Austin institution, Ski Shores Cafe, is reopening this week.  Closed for the last few months for a remodel by new owners, this Austin, Texas landmark serves great waterfront fare in a casual atmosphere.  For 50 years, generations have arrived by boat or car to sample burgers, catfish, frie...
Just released Austin March MLS stats show March was another good month for Austin home sales. March sales were up 24% compared to March '09 to almost 1900 sales.  For the entire first quarter, sales increased 13% vs. 2009.  Median and average prices were flat to down 1%. Pending sales, a measure ...
The FIRST EVER 2010 Outdoor Living Tour is coming to Austin, Texas.  The tour will highlight 10 unique outdoor living spaces.   These environments showcase exceptional landscape design and architecture including spectacular pools, water features, decks, patios, play areas, fireplaces and gardens....
The Pfluger Pedestrian Bridge over Lady Bird Lake in Downtown Austin is being extended.  Thousands use the bridge weekly to cross the lake on foot and by bicycle, whether commuting or enjoying the hike and bike trail that runs down both sides of the lake.  The views of the Downtown Austin sklylin...

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