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Things To Do Around Austin | November Events


Can you believe it?! November is here! We've got some time to kill before the deliciousness and wonderful family time that accompanies Thanksgiving—so, take a look at what fun, inexpensive and sometimes free activities are going on around town! Here’s our top picks of what to enjoy in Austin and beyond this November!   

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Meet Your Greater Austin Real Estate Team: GATeam Member Jennifer Shahry

We are more than employees at the Gene Arant Team, we are GATeam members. Our GATeam members are the backbone of the business and they assist in implementing our vision statement: Extraordinary customer service | Build wealth | Give back.

You may have met GATeam member Jennifer Shahry, however, you may not know everything about her and what she does for her clients.

Jennifer is our lead listing specialist and joined our team in September 2010. Want to know that every detail of your home selling process is taken care of? She will help you price your home correctly based on current market trends and guide and advise you through every part of the decision-making process. Jennifer gives 100 percent to her clients—in fact, the homes Jennifer has sold in 2018 spent an average of only 31 days on the market, compared to an average of 54 days...

Fire Safety Songs and Videos for Kids

They always come as a surprise. The National Fire Prevention Association taught us that fires can happen anywhere at any time, and we need to be prepared.

Parents and teachers, what would your child or student do if they were in a situation where a fire occurred? We all hope our children never have to face difficult situations, however, it's important for them to know how to respond to a fire...just in case.

An excellent way to teach young children about fire safety is through song and video. We found several fun songs and videos you can use to help teach your children or students about fire safety! Share these fire safety songs and videos with your kids, today:

Fire Prevention Week and What to Know About Garage Fires

“Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware – fire can happen anywhere.” This year’s Fire Prevention Week (FPW) message, by the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), works to remind the public that fires can and do still happen…anywhere.

Movable Space heater
LOOK for places/household items where a fire could start by taking a look around your home. Identify potential fire hazards and fix any issues that could create a potential fire.

Blaring Smoke Alarm
LISTEN for the sound of the smoke alarm. You could have only minutes to escape safely once the smoke...