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Are you looking for an apartment in Austin? Can’t find what you’re looking for or not sure where to start?

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our new and improved Austin apartment locator tool Austin apartment locator tool. Designed from the ground up to streamline the rental search process, it’s the best tool there is for anyone looking to find housing in Austin that meets all their individual needs. 

You can customize your search parameters by selecting the neighborhoods you want to live in, the number of bedrooms and bathrooms you want, and even what pets (if any) you plan to bring along. You can also select when you want to move in, the length of your lease, and, of course, your budget.

We also understand that each individual’s…

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Austin, Texas is a vibrant and growing city that offers an incredible quality of life. With famous attractions, world-class entertainment, and some of the best food in the country, it’s no wonder so many people want to make Austin, Texas their home. For those looking for an even more idyllic lifestyle, living in a lakefront home in Austin is the perfect way to do it. Lakefront living provides a serene and peaceful setting, while still being close to the hustle and bustle of the city. 

In this blog, follow along as we explore some of the best places to find lakefront homes for sale in Austin, and share the insider scoop on how to get one for yourself.

Lake Austin

It’s no surprise that Lake Austin offers some of the most desirable lakefront real…

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Are you dreaming of owning a new home in the vibrant city of Austin? If so, you’re not alone—Austin is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S., and with so many things to do in it, it’s no surprise that thousands of people want to move here. That being said, buying a house in Austin can be expensive and your largest investment, so it’s important to have a plan in place to afford the purchase. In this blog, follow along as we share the best tips for making your purchase more affordable and provide you with the information you need to make your dream of owning a new home in Austin a reality.

Consider Interest Rate Buy-downs

Interest rate buy-downs are a great way to reduce the interest paid on a home loan. Here’s how they work: The borrower…

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We’re happy to announce that we were recently featured in the blog, U.S. Cities Where Rent Prices Are Finally Falling, posted on

As the title implies, Austin joins other major American cities where rental prices are headed down, only -0.6% year-over-year, following the pandemic era’s all time high. And, the inventory of available units is still low compared to a balanced market. 

What’s more, despite the small year-over-year rent price drop, Austin is still attracting new residents at a breakneck pace, with over a hundred people continuing to move to the city every day. 

Wondering what is causing this nationwide shift and what it means for finding an apartment or home for rent in Austin?

Check out the post to find out, or…

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While Austin, Texas was the exemplary image of housing market growth during the pandemic—a period when home prices, sales, and new residents were at an all-time high—it’s hard to ignore the fact that activity has slowed in recent months. Paired with the fact that interest rates are now at a 40-year high, many potential homebuyers are beginning to wonder whether now is the best time to buy.

In this informative post, learn about what we know about the current market so that you have a better understanding of what’s happening, and what to do next.

How the Housing Market in Austin is Changing

There’s been a lot of analysis about the current housing market in Austin, and everyone has their own theory about what to expect next. 

Here’s what we…

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If you look at downtown Austin from Zilker Park, you’ll likely notice that the Austin skyline has grown up a lot in recent years—with a huge influx of high-rise condominiums having sprung up. Paired with a rise in the tech industry, empty-nesters flocking to the city in favor of a more convenient lifestyle, and savvy investors seeking to capitalize on Austin’s bright future—the demand for Austin condos is higher than ever.

Fortunately, it’s not too late to score a condo with a view in downtown Austin, as new and recent developments are at an all-time high. In fact, we’ve compiled a list of a few of them you might want to check out yourself.

The Most Anticipated New Building Projects In Austin

80 Rainey Street

Known only as 80 Rainey…

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Are you a college student trying to find an apartment for rent near UT Austin?

As you probably know by now, there’s plenty to do, try, eat, and see in a city as vibrant as Austin. In fact, with its wonderful weather, unique venues, amazing food, and outstanding nightlife, it’s no surprise that thousands of students aspire to call the city home. Unfortunately–finding a place to live that’s not only close to campus, but also affordable, appealing and close to things to do, is easier said than done.

Which is why this post is full of helpful hints on how to find one.

Follow along as we reveal some of the best neighborhoods for finding apartments near UT Austin, and discover how a professional Austin realtor can help you get one you’ll absolutely…

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Many people often wonder how we hire such outstanding real estate agents at Pauly Presley Realty, and often ask whether we hire for personality, experience, or IQ. While it’s true that some realtors are charismatic characters with beyond-basic bonafides and incredible aptitudes, we believe that what sets the best apart from the rest is who they are and what they consistently do. 

In fact, finding a top real estate agent in Austin isn’t particularly tricky if you know what to look for. And, in this informative post, we’re prepared to show you how. Follow along as we explain the qualities, skills, and attributes of the top real estate agents in Austin, so that you know what to look for when it comes to choosing an agent to help secure your next…

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one the best neighborhoods in austin for families

Moving to a new city is challenging. Moving to a new city with a family in tow even more so. Not only do you have to find the perfect home to live in, but the perfect place for you and your family to call home. Suddenly, things like ‘neighborhood safety’ and ‘school quality’ can compete with traditional factors like ‘number of bedrooms and bathrooms, the purchase price, and even the lot size. This will add more options to an already complex decision, forcing you to take into account dozens of factors when it comes to finding a new home.

That’s why we wrote this post—a well-researched guide to some of the best neighborhoods for families in Austin–to take the guesswork out of finding a family-friendly home in the Austin area.

Below, you’ll find a…

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Don’t miss the recent Redfin article we were featured in:
“How to Be More Environmentally Friendly at Home”

It’s becoming increasingly crucial for homeowners to do their part in fighting climate change. However, most people struggle to make a meaningful change because they simply don’t know where to begin.

You may be wondering how you can be more environmentally friendly at home. While a lot of factors are out of our control, simple changes at home can decrease greenhouse gas emissions and reduce your carbon footprint. Redfin asked us, along with other experts from Tampa, FL to Sacramento, CA to share how homeowners can be more environmentally friendly at home. Check out what we had to say!

How to Be More Environmentally Friendly at Home

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