Taylor Shults Philley's (taylorshults) Blog

Real Estate Broker/Owner - Austin Realty Firm
New HUD Changes Basic Things You Should Know!   • The New HUD effective date is January 1, 2010     •           One of the primary purposes of the new HUD is to improve upfront disclosures on the GFE, and limit the amount estimated charges can change. It is anticipated that these changes will hel...
Are you looking to live in the highly desired Central South Austin? The South Congress area is one of the top requested places for people looking to live in all of Austin; 78704 is the new downtown! This area has all the shopping, coffee shops, restaurants, and art galleries ... all in walking di...
Are you looking to buy a new home? Do you want to be the very first person to live in your new home?   I have been out many times to see this new community in South Austin (located on Windrift Way off William Cannon) and it truly is a great little community. There standard features include granit...
I live and work in Austin, Texas but find myself visiting Waco somewhat frequently these past few years as my boyfriend of over three years is only four months away from graduating Baylor Law School; yay! My last post I mentioned that my parents had received an offer to move out of the home I gre...
My parents are empty-nesters and recently made a decision to sell our primary residence that I grew up in. I started kindergarten and graduated high school in this town, my mom is a campus leader at our local school, and my dad was even Mayor of the city! This home and town IS my whole adolescenc...
According to the Austin Business Journal, our single family home sales rose in September; 6%! Not only that, but our median sale price rose as well. What recession?   Check out article here: http://austin.bizjournals.com/austin/stories/2009/10/19/daily13.html?surround=lfn#
Looking for some local Austin Hot Spots to check out? My personal two favorites on this list are Hey Cupcake and Corazon at Castle Hill. Hey Cupcake has the most amazing (and large) cupcakes you will see around and a very Austin-like trailer as their store! Corazon Castle Hill has a great locatio...
I am an alumna of the University of Texas and just have to take a second to gloat. I could not attend the Red River Shootout in Dallas this year, unfortunately. :(   However, the win (even though it wasn't the prettiest win ever) was still just as sweet!   Here is a UT picture I LOVE. Hook em' Ho...
I make a calendar every month with fun activities to do around town; Live Music, Art, Theatre, Comedy, Fun-Runs, and much more. I send this out at the end of the month before the 1st to all my clients, family, and friends. Don't forget to have some fun every month!  
I live in Austin, Texas but am visiting home this weekend, the place I grew up: League City, Texas (near NASA). Is it just me, or does it seem like there is something different about your home, neighborhood, city, every time you come back? Another building has popped up, a family has moved away t...

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