June 2015

Found 6 blog entries for June 2015.

belvedere bee cave neighborhoodLocated in the Texas Hill Country, Belvedere real estate offers a unique opportunity for luxurious, environmentally friendly home ownership in an exclusive gated community just 30 minutes from downtown Austin. Once you discover all that Belvedere homes for sale has to offer, you’ll wonder why you don’t live there already!

 With high quality homes that overflow with comfort and class, a gorgeous Hill Country location, and numerous local amenities, it's easy to see why so many people fall in love with Belvedere real estate. 

Spacious & Extravagant Homes For Sale

The quality of Belvedere homes for sale is unparalleled. Built on lots from 1 to 3 acres surrounded by native landscaping, these spacious, extravagantly appointed homes are the true

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surfing to come to Austin A massive new waterpark project is planning to make a big splash in Austin in 2016.

NLand Surf Park could bring the whole experience of surfing and surf culture to Southeast Austin as early as next year. The development is said to be 160 acres in size and will feature:

  • a kids beach
  • tiki bar for adults
  • large outdoor concert venue
  • 12-acre wave pool with 11 different surfing areas catering to all skills and abilities. (That's 9 football fields!)

State-of-the-Art Technology Is The Science Behind The Surf

For Austin residents who crave the thrill of a catching a wave, it’s currently a 3.5 hour drive to either Galveston or Corpus to find some average surf conditions. Nland Surf Park claims its waves could reach as high as 6ft with

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wet room, remodeled luxury showerCities like Austin are growing at an exponential rate. With an increase in contemporary but smaller home styles, people are finding ways to manage the affordability of small homes by coming up with creative solutions to minimize space usage, while maximizing style and convenience. This has been dubbed “small-space living” or sometimes “compact living”. Some of these ideas include fold-up wall beds, loft rooms, and quirky storage concepts. The goal is not just to squash down traditional living, but to come up with innovative and handy new ideas that are often more stylish and desirable than their spacious counterparts.

One such trend is the ‘wet room’ bathroom alternative. This model is often used for saving space, but is also popular as a symbol of

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You know what they say: “If you can’t stand the heat…” then you likely aren’t among the more than 15,000 spectators each year that yearn for the burn and attend the annual Austin Chronicle Hot Sauce Festival.

Initially started a competition between Austin and nearby San Antonio, the annual festival, celebrating 25 years in 2015, has grown to be one of the major events (or should we say major parties) celebrated in downtown Austin. Held in late August at Fiesta Gardens, the festival coincides with the summer pepper harvest and attracts thousands of heat seekers from all over the country. This year’s festival takes place on Sunday, August 23rd and there’s every indication this will be the best year yet!

Billed as the world’s largest festival of

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A serene & luxurious master-planned community in Bastrop, The Colony has all the advantages of a small town contained within its gated boundaries. The Colony homes for sale are a series of one-story, elaborately designed Mediterranean homes. Located 30 minutes from downtown Austin, this private, visually striking neighborhood was created with the intent to provide the best possible environment & lifestyle for its residents. If you love maximum convenience blended with understated luxury, consider buying your next home the exclusive community of the Colony.

All About The Colony Real Estate

$300,000 is the starting price point for homes in The Colony, and most do not exceed $700,000. Many homes are situated on large, estate-sized lots between 6/10ths

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east austin renaissanceAustin has recently received a lot of buzz - it was named the best place to buy a home, a tech and counter-culture capital, and one of the friendliest cities in America just in this past year. Austin is increasingly being regarded as a futuristic city at the forefront of "smart" building and sustainable development. Just this month, an Austin home was awarded the prestigious title of best energy-smart home of the year.

Most of this adoration, however tends to focus on real estate at the core of the city. However, the complete realization of this trailblazing, hyper-advanced Austin has another side to it.

East Austin is a perfect example of a formerly low cost & low-income area of Austin that has been subject to a sharp increase in prices due to some

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