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If you want to know more about Selling, Buying, or already Own in Central Texas, or around Austin, please check out Kathy’s tips.

 

  • LEARN MORE ABOUT SELLING A HOME IN AUSTIN.

  • GET TIPS ON BUYING A NEW OR RESALE HOME IN CENTRAL TEXAS.

  • AND… IF YOU ARE A NEW OR CURRENT HOME OWNER, DON’T FORGET TO SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM FOR KATHY’S HOMEOWNER HELPER. 

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Sell a Home in Austin Texas

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Whether it is a quick walk of a short drive, Austin has plenty to offer. From fitness centers and beauty services, to yoga and wellness professionals, you do not have to look far as a resident in Austin. If you want to get to know local businesses near to your new home in Austin, look below.

Why is home staging important?

Home Staging Helps Potential Buyers Visualize the Space The goal of home staging is to help potential buyers envision themselves living in the home. This means we need to start by decluttering and depersonalizing the home to remove any potential distractions. Cleaning...

Should I paint before I sell?

Getting ready to put your home on the market? If you want to maximize profits, simple home improvements like painting your house can lead to an exponential increase in value. While painting does require an initial investment (ask me about finding a pay-at-closing...

Sell Your Home Fast with 3D Walkthroughs, Overhead Drone Pics, and Stunning Imagery: Meet My Photographer! 

Who wants great photos of their home for sale? Finding a real estate photographer in Austin isn’t too hard. Finding a GOOD one, with availability, can be a little tougher. If you are looking to sell your home in Austin, Texas (or Central Texas for that matter), you...

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Should I paint before I sell?

Getting ready to put your home on the market? If you want to maximize profits, simple home improvements like painting your house can lead to an exponential increase in value. While painting does require an initial investment (ask me about finding a pay-at-closing...

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Buying a Home In Central Texas?

Austin is a great place to buy.

Buying a home can be daunting. Kathy in here to help you learn step by step instructions on buying a home in Austin and Central Texas.

Whether you have bought in the past or are a first time home buyer, Kathy has the information you need. The process of buying a home has many steps and sometimes new vocabulary. With this resource, you will be one step ahead of the market. 

Should I get a home inspection?

Resale Home Inspection Are you buying a resale home and wondering if you should get a home inspection? The answer is YES! The home inspection will cover all major systems, from the roof to the foundation. The inspector will also check for potential safety hazards,...

Home Buying 101: The First Step

Home Buying 101: The First Step Searching for a great home means searching for a great lender.  Interested in buying a home but aren't sure about where to start? Talk to a lender first, before looking at any houses. I know, I’m sending you somewhere else other than...

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Home Buying 101: The First Step

Home Buying 101: The First Step Searching for a great home means searching for a great lender.  Interested in buying a home but aren't sure about where to start? Talk to a lender first, before looking at any houses. I know, I’m sending you somewhere else other than...

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Homeowner Helper!

Tips for the new homeowner!

Owning a home is a huge responsibility and comes with a “honey-do” list.

As a homeowner herself, Kathy has been through her fair share of repairs and updates. You will not only want to make your home your own, but sometimes life and nature throws a challenge your way. Homes break as do appliances, and this resource is your home for step by step guides on repairs, updates, and general home maintenance.

Free Home Emergency Plan

Free Home Emergency Plan You may never want an emergency, but you do want an emergency plan. Many people today have been spending more and more time at home. For a bunch of us, it has become our workplace on top of our home. Let’s take a look at some simple steps to...

Four Musts When Cleaning Your Oven: Homeowner Helper Tips

Who wants a clean oven! I do! Let’s face it, you think that something is burning every time something is cooking in the kitchen. It isn’t your fault, and no you have not turned into your mother.  Your Oven Is Dirty! You only have one option. Clean it.  Do you remember...

Dryer Vent Congested? Try This Homeowner Helper Tip!

What is a dryer vent fire and what causes it? Vent fires are a serious hazard in the home - they account for about a large portion of all house fires. Some sources say between 30-50% of them are caused by the vent being clogged.  Get to know the signs. Clothes still...

Homeowner Helper : Wallpaper Removal

Ready your home to sell, or make it uniquely yours with Wallpaper Removal!!! Today's tip is one you will not want to miss if your new home has unwanted wallpaper. We all know the feeling… you go house hunting and virtually every home which is not new construction has...

Homeowner Helper: Faucet Washers (even new homes have ’em)

Have you ever gone to the hardware store and had to fumble through words to ask for something you need?... You know... You need a thingy? Well, today we will begin a journey into vocabulary and "How to” blog posting. I want you to feel comfortable with homeownership....
Dryer Vent Congested? Try This Homeowner Helper Tip!

Dryer Vent Congested? Try This Homeowner Helper Tip!

What is a dryer vent fire and what causes it? Vent fires are a serious hazard in the home - they account for about a large portion of all house fires. Some sources say between 30-50% of them are caused by the vent being clogged.  Get to know the signs. Clothes still...

Homeowner Helper : Wallpaper Removal

Homeowner Helper : Wallpaper Removal

Ready your home to sell, or make it uniquely yours with Wallpaper Removal!!! Today's tip is one you will not want to miss if your new home has unwanted wallpaper. We all know the feeling… you go house hunting and virtually every home which is not new construction has...