Open House Signs – Experiment #1

This is part of my on-going series about open house signs.

I had an open house today.

I really didn’t feel like going out to hold this particular home open.  The listing has been on the market for an eternity.  Obviously it’s not my listing.  I actually ask to hold this house open in Austin when I don’t have any of my own to hold open. Read more

Oops, the owners are here!

The title pretty much gives away this story, but it’s still a good one to tell, and has a great ending.  I promise!

My regular readers know I like to hold an open house every weekend, even 2 or 3 depending on the weekend.  It’s a great way to meet people and just chat about real estate and houses.  If you want to see the houses being held open this weekend – CLICK HERE.

Last monday I arranged to show a house for a colleague down in Onion Creek.  This place was right up on the golf course.  Had a great patio, a nice open floor plan, fantastic chandeliers, and more.  I was super excited to show it.

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Within Austin there are many distinct neighborhoods.  Each has it’s own unique feel and advantages like proximity to downtown, schools, or parks.  This means there are a lot of distinct choices we can look at. Read more