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AUSTIN REAL ESTATE BLOG

Get Outside Austin! Graffiti Walls with Lisa McClelland

Jul 9, 2020 Taylor Real Estate with Lisa McClelland
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Things to do during COVID days. Missing your favorite concerts, restaurants, and night life? Confused about how to enjoy all that is Austin and still feel safe during COVID-19 days? We have a solution - Take it outside! The real beauty in Austin is found in its central optimism and perspective. With a twist of artistic lens, each of these murals symbolizes how to carve art from the ordinary - and even ugly. So grab your family, a camera, and some refreshments to keep you cool, then tour Austin's best murals to recapture some of that joy that too often can be stolen away during COVID days.

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Spring COVID 19 Austin Real Estate Trends Up!

Jul 2, 2020 Taylor Real Estate
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When COVID 19 began to shift the paradigm of the housing market, many people wondered, "Why list right now?" Well, to start, because buyers were still lining up to buy. Despite shelter in place guidelines, April reflected some of the quickest days on the market, averaging 8 days! Buyers found new ways to shop and agents found new ways to market homes. After the surprising revelation of high Austin home buyer confidence April and May indicated, sellers began lining up to list their homes once again. Although inventory has been lower overall since the year before (20% lower in May year over year) - the inventory in June compared to May has already doubled! With low interest rates, a fresh canvas of inventory, and safe real estate practices, competitive new construction options, Austinites are finding now, more than ever, is the perfect time to make their move UP.

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