Sometimes your dog has some extra energy to burn! When our real estate agents want to give their pets some quality outdoor time, they head for these great Central Texas dog parks near Georgetown homes for sale.
The Cedar Park community offers so many wonderful programs and events. Many of them take place at the Cedar Park Public Library. In fact, there are some events and programs coming up soon that you may want to attend. The library is located at 550 Discovery Blvd., Cedar Park, TX 78613. All of these programs are open to the public and occur throughout the year.
Have you been thinking about getting into gardening? March 12th is National Plant a Flower Day, so now is the perfect time to get started. Our real estate agents have been looking forward to getting out in their gardens again, and they can't wait to add some new flowers to their collections. Here are a few of their top tips for gardening in Central Texas.
Greater Austin is the place to be. With one of the most unique cultures of any metropolitan area, friendly people, and one of the best bar and restaurant scenes around, it's not hard to see why. Few states are seeing population growth quite like Texas. The state's population just exceeded 30 million for the first time this past July. Many of the new residents coming in from out of state are settling down in the Austin area. It's actually one of the hottest real estate markets today.
When looking at Cedar Park homes for sale, your mind is awash with possibilities. The problem is, you don't have the money for a lot of new furnishings. How do you make your new space feel fresh without spending a lot on new stuff? Here are a few suggestions.
Whether you're searching for the perfect place to celebrate Valentine's Day or just a great destination for a date night anytime, you won't have to travel far from Cedar Park homes for sale to find what you seek. With restaurants to suit every budget, palate, and taste, Cedar Park is sure to have just the right place to impress your special someone. Our real estate agents have all of the delicious details on 5 outstanding restaurants around Cedar Park that are perfect for a date night.
For many of us, coffee is a regular part of our lifestyle, but doesn't it deserve a special day of its own? Celebrate National Latte Day on Saturday, February 11, at one of these wonderful coffee shops that are favorites of our real estate agents.
Are you a young professional searching for the perfect place to live while you launch your career? Then the Austin area should be at the top of your list, just like it was near the top of WalletHub's comprehensive rankings of the best cities to start a career. Austin checked in at fourth in the country on the list, earning extremely high marks for both quality of life and professional opportunities. Our real estate agents have more details on why the Austin area is such a perfect place for starting your career.
Whether you're an experienced yogi or you've been searching for a fun, healthy new activity that benefits both mind and body, there are a ton of great yoga studios in the Cedar Park area where you can find classes to suit every experience level. Our real estate agents have all of the details on 6 of the best yoga studios to visit near Cedar Park.
Finding ways to create beautiful interiors on a budget will be a big trend in 2023. The good news is you don't need to spend big to put together a nice home. Restoring old pieces and even creating new ones is an easy way to furnish your rooms without breaking the bank.
If you're looking for some easy ways to upcycle your decor in 2023, here are some tips from our real estate agents:
If you're all about style, comfortable spaces, and gorgeous colors, you're just in time to discover the highly anticipated interior design trends for 2023. Our real estate agents are excited to find out what's in store for homeowners eager to give their homes a fresh look with stylish features. Take a look at nine design trends expected to make a big splash in 2023.
If you're planning to navigate the complexities of the real estate market in 2023, you don't want to go it alone. Rising interest rates, high prices, and low inventory are all likely to create market challenges for buyers and sellers. This is where our real estate agents can help. With unprecedented market conditions, you need an experienced professional in your corner. Here are some of the ways our agents can help you in 2023:
If you are putting a tree up in your new home, you might be pondering the perfect theme. Choosing a theme for your tree can make it easier to choose your decorations. It can also ensure your final result looks unified, balanced, and stunning. But how do you go about choosing a theme for your Christmas tree? Here are a few tips and suggestions our real estate agents have to offer.
Local vineyards, wineries, tasting rooms, and wine clubs offer a wide range of distinctive experiences at a variety of locations near Round Rock homes for sale. Whether you're new to wine or you're a seasoned connoisseur, you're sure to find something to love. Our real estate agents are here to help with our guide to 5 of the best tasting rooms located near Round Rock.
The craft brewing scene around Central Texas has never been better, and now is the perfect time to experience all that your local brewery has to offer. With taprooms serving up creative, original brews, delicious food, live entertainment, and a busy lineup of special events all summer long, it's easy to find a brewery that suits your style. Our real estate agents have all of the exciting details on 5 Central Texas breweries that you won't want to miss.
The casual, freewheeling nature of disc golf makes it an entertaining alternative to traditional golf for players of all ages. Our real estate agents love to take a break and hit the "links" at these disc golf courses throughout Central Texas.
Austin, TX is famous for its music scene. But the city of Round Rock, located just 20 minutes away from Austin, also has a lot to offer when it comes to live music.
If you're looking for a great concert, you don't usually have to look very far in the Texas Hill Country! Spring and summer are great times to experience live music in Round Rock, and these are some of our real estate agents' favorite music venues in town:
Want to take a day trip where the journey is just as exciting as the destination? The Austin Steam Train Association has just what you're looking for. This non-profit is dedicated to preserving the city's historic steam trains and the tracks they run on. Our real estate agents have been on several unforgettable train rides on their preserved trains while doing business in the Cedar Park area. Here's what they had to say about this one-of-a-kind Austin attraction.
Although they were in use long before this, steam trains had their heyday in the 1930s through the 1950s. They were fast, elegant, affordable, and offered an easy way to travel long distances that would take days to cross using most other methods of transportation. Today, the Austin Steam Train Association keeps that tradition alive by offering short round-trip outings to nearby towns and points of interest.
Spring is here, which means so is spring cleaning. You don't need a whole day to clean your home as there are tricks that shorten the cleaning time. Whether you want to get it done quickly so you can relax or you need to get ready for a showing fast, our real estate agents have some shortcuts to get your house sparkling in no time.
It's springtime in Texas, and it's time to lace up your running shoes! The coming months bring some of our real estate agents' favorite 5k events of the year, and the sooner you start getting ready, the better.
Many of these runs and walks also help raise money for great causes, and all offer amazing views of the Texas Hill Country scenery. Mark your calendars for these upcoming 5k events in Round Rock and the surrounding areas:
Our real estate agents firmly believe that there's no better way to start your day than with a warm, freshly-baked donut and a good cup of coffee. Luckily, here in the Round Rock area, we have an incredible variety of options when it comes to local donut shops.
Located just north of Austin, Round Rock might just be the secret donut capital of Texas. These are the best places to get your morning donuts in Round Rock and Cedar Park.
The holidays are almost here, and this year our area's small businesses need our support more than ever! Whether you're looking for the perfect gift for that special someone or something special for yourself, there are plenty of great options right here in the Cedar Park area.
Our real estate agents love telling new residents about all their favorite local shops. Whether you want to wait for Small Business Saturday or you're ready to start now, we recommend paying a visit to each of these shops.
The holiday season is on its way, and many homeowners are thinking about how to bring their favorite seasonal scents into their homes.
Scented candles are the obvious solution, but what if you prefer a natural aroma instead? Our real estate agents use the five methods described below to create an enticing atmosphere in many of our Round Rock homes for sale around the holidays.
If you're planning to use a mortgage to finance the purchase of your home, it's essential to have enough money in savings for your down payment. Depending on the type of mortgage you choose, you'll typically need anywhere from 3.5 to 20 percent of the home's purchase price.
Our real estate agents recommend creating a plan to help you save the money for your down payment. Start by opening a savings account specifically for your down payment and follow these tips.
Our real estate agents know that dog-friendly spaces are a big factor in why some people choose to live in a particular place. Luckily, there are many great spots to spend quality time with your dog around our Cedar Park homes for sale. Be sure to check out these dog-friendly places!
Whether you're getting ready to sell your home or just want to refresh your space for your own enjoyment, home improvement projects can be satisfying... but sometimes they come with an expensive price tag. If you can't afford a high-dollar renovation, here are a few suggestions from our real estate agents for home improvement projects that won't break the bank.
Oktoberfest, which begins September 18th, may have originated in Germany, but you can have lots of fun celebrating closer to home. Join our real estate agents and head to one of these delightful beer gardens near Round Rock homes for sale.
When you think of home security upgrades, you may think of expensive security systems. Many upgrades, however, are very affordable and will help your family and belongings stay safer. In many cases, you'll even be able to do the work yourself.
Our real estate agents share the following inexpensive home security upgrades that can make your home safer:
There are plenty of reasons our real estate agents love summertime in Central Texas, but we're especially fond of hitting the water for some fishing this time of year. If you happen to be in our neck of the woods, we highly recommend checking out these great fishing spots nearby!
If you're looking for a new home in 2021, you're certainly not alone. A housing shortage means that demand exceeds supply and that there are more buyers than sellers in the market. As a result, some potential buyers are choosing to build their own homes. This allows them to fully customize their homes.
Our real estate agents explain what you need to know when building a home in 2021:
You've made it to the final walk-through process, which means your long journey to securing your new property is almost complete. The final walk-through might seem like a simple formality, but it's one of the most important steps in the process. This is your final chance to ensure the seller held up their end of the bargain regarding repairs, maintenance, or contingencies.
Our real estate agents receive lots of questions about what to expect during the process. If you're in the process of purchasing one of these Round Rock homes for sale, below are some tips to guide you through the final walk-through process to ensure you don't miss anything.
An aging, cracking, or crumbling driveway is a problem that will gradually get worse the longer you wait to fix it. It's an eyesore that tanks your curb appeal and can also detract from your home's value. Sprucing up your driveway will protect your investment in your home, and you may be able to get the money back when you sell. Here are a few driveway improvement tips from our real estate agents.
There are few projects as satisfying as growing your own food, and raised garden beds allow everyone to do that, even in a minimal amount of space. Our real estate agents can show you some exciting Round Rock homes for sale to house the garden you have wanted. With a little patience and a few simple steps, you'll soon be enjoying your own fresh produce, and nothing tastes better than the vegetables that come fresh from your own garden.
These days, a home's outdoor spaces are just as important as its indoor spaces. Just look at all the Round Rock homes for sale with outdoor living spaces! Homeowners use their outdoor spaces for dining, entertaining, and relaxing, so patio furniture and decor require some planning. Here are a few things to know before you go shopping for new patio furniture.
We hope you've been saving your appetite. National Brisket Day is coming right up on May 28th, and Texas is a mighty fine place to be when a holiday like that rolls around.
Our real estate agents love a lot of things about the Austin area and the food is definitely high on the list. For some of the best BBQ that Texas has to offer, check out these local spots!
Mother's Day is the perfect time to choose some sweet treats for mom, and bakeries near Austin offer plenty of deliciously fresh selections to choose from. Whether you'd like a whole cake or would rather mix and match some of mom's favorite sweet treats, you'll be able to find what she'll love at a local bakery.
Our real estate agents recommend visiting one of the following bakeries near Austin for your Mother's Day treats:
Did you know that the first waffles were made all the way back in the 13th century? People loved them from the start, and eventually, the first modern waffle iron was patented in 1869. The waffle remains one of the most popular breakfast foods in the world, and International Waffle Day on March 25th presents the perfect opportunity to celebrate this tasty treat. Fortunately, you'll find plenty of excellent places to enjoy breakfast foods in the Austin area. Our real estate agents have all of the delicious details on where to find the best waffles and all of your breakfast favorites around Austin.
If you've always dreamed of having a home library to house your favorite novels, you can turn this dream into reality with some careful planning. Our real estate agents know that you don't need an entire room to create a gorgeous home library; instead, scour your home for unused or underused areas that will make a lovely home for your books. Here are some tips to follow when designing your home library.
When it comes to Valentine's Day, our real estate agents love coming up with more imaginative ideas than the usual flowers and candy. Plan a romantic date night to remember at these exciting locations near Austin homes for sale.
Did you resolve to get more active this year? Many of us did! However, as 2021 unfolds, it's not unusual to find that life gets in the way. The good news is, it's easier than you may think to get some exercise without hitting the gym every day.
Many of our real estate agents enjoy hiking on their days off. This gives them a chance to get out in nature and enjoy the fresh air while also keeping fit. Here are a few of their favorite hiking spots throughout the area.