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In a 3-2 vote, Travis County commissioners did the right thing today and retained the historic property tax exemption for 2011.  Judge Biscoe and Commissioners Gomez and Huber gave a thumbs up to historic preservation tax incentives. City of Austin and AISD are still mulling over whether to chang...
Tomorrow, June 28, Travis County commissioners will decide whether to continue to offer property tax exemptions to historic properties.  Right now, there is a proposal that will gut the exemption and offer a mere $350 annual property tax reduction for historic properties.  This miniscule exemptio...
Not just for Austin luxury homes, but to see what's happening overall in the market, I pull my Austin MLS "hotsheet" quite often and review price changes, pending contracts, sales etc.  A few luxury sales at full price caught my eye so here is the year to date Austin luxury home sales update.   *...
The leafy Deep Eddy neighborhood offers some of the most eclectic homes for sale in West Austin.  In 1915, AJ Eilers bought land around a spring fed swimming hole in the Colorado river and built the state's first outdoor concrete pool. Now a public pool, it is still in use, not chlorinated, and s...

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