Austin Texas Real Estate Blog

November Market Update

With the election over, we are watching the market to see how consumer confidence is affected and if there are any concerns with where the new presidency will take us. Right now the market is continuing as it was. Inventory is extremely low, not just in Austin but across the country. Rumors of a possible vaccine are boosting morale so we’ll see where the good news on the virus takes us, but for now it’s still and extreme seller’s market. Prices are through the roof and we’ve seen amazing appreciation all over Austin! We’re continuing to work diligently to find houses for our buyers so give us a call with any questions, we’d love to talk strategy!

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Black Friday Gets a Digital Makeover

Halloween may have passed but we aren’t yet rid of monsters this holiday season. Most of us enjoy showering our loved ones with gifts during the holidays and take advantage of Black Friday deals to make that happen. Right now you may be wondering what your options are this year to snag that air fryer your spouse hasn’t stopped talking about. Clearly crowds won’t be breaking down storefront doors but don’t fret just yet, retailers won’t let COVID be the Grinch of holiday savings in 2020.

While the world has been battling job loss and financial uncertainty, it’s no wonder the retail industry has had a difficult year. Plagued by supply-chain issues, worker-safety concerns, and shipping delays, some sectors have faced impossible-to-meet demand while most have starved over record low sales. Forty retail companies,...

First Time Voter

Hi! Hello! Hey there! My name is Sarah Clemmons, I am a senior business student at the University of Texas. I love to dance, am an aspiring MasterChef, and have been writing blogs for the Gene Arant Real Estate Team since my promotion from Intern to Social Media Manager in August. Why does this matter to you? Well there is also something else very special about me (if I do say so myself)… Five days ago, I stepped up to the ballot for the very first time in my life to cast my vote for our nation’s 46th President. Feeling the pressure from those exceedingly passionate supporters – you know, the ones who call and text and call and text and call again till you put them out of their misery and tell them who you’re voting for – I finally ventured off to Gregory Gym, mask on and ID in hand, to fulfill my civic duty. Rooted in my inquisitive student nature,...