From land acquisition to construction

I recently made the move from Urbanspace to Realty Austin, a decision that will allow me to better serve my clients’ real estate needs. Many of you know me as the salesperson for SOL Austin and ma modular. Although my work on these projects has come to a close, I’ll continue to promote modern and sustainable homes through Realty Austin and Austin Modern Homes. Realty Austin has thrived during these challenging financial times and has rapidly grown to be the 2nd highest producing real estate office in Austin.

Report: Urban growth outpaces suburban growth

Repost from the Austin Transportation Department

National news reports have poured out in the last week that U.S. cities are growing faster than the suburbs for the first time since the 1920s.

“Driving the resurgence are young adults, who are delaying careers, marriage and having children amid persistently high unemployment,” according to the Associated Press report. ”[T]hey are spurning homeownership in the suburbs for shorter-term, no-strings-attached apartment living, public transit and proximity to potential jobs in larger cities.”

Austin Modern Homes joins HBA

Proud to be members of the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin.

Texas leads nation in new home construction

Excerpt from article:

According to the latest Census data, Texas gets credit for 20 percent of the increase in new homes built in the United States between April 1, 2010, and July 1, 2011.

Nationally, the number of new homes built during that period increased by 607,000. Texas accounted for 121,000 of those. That’s three times as many as California, which came in second in the number of new homes built.

And that’s from 2010 – 2011; Imagine what next year’s stats will show!