In September, home sales across the Austin-Round Rock MSA soared 31.5% year over year to 3,892 sales. Historically this time of year home sales are slower, but because of decreased activity during the shelter-in-place orders due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the summer selling season extended into September.
This month’s Luxury Market Report shows a stark contrast in luxury buyer trends to what was in demand this time last year.
As the summer-selling season comes to a close, the latest Central Texas Housing Market Report indicates the Austin-area housing market continues to exhibit strength, despite economic setbacks amid the ongoing pandemic. The Austin-Round Rock MSA posted robust gains this August, as home sales experienced a double-digit increase of 12.9% year over year to 4,019 sales.
The Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) continues to exhibit resiliency in the face of COVID-19. The MSA posted its second consecutive month of strong home sales numbers with a 21.5% increase in July sales year over year. The robust increase demonstrates the vital role real estate will play as the region begins its economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
What do you do when the success of your business model revolves around sharing food and drink in-person, and you’re not a restaurant? You get creative! Amy Mugica will let us in on how she tweaked her approach so that she can continue bringing the wine tasting experience to her customers. Bring your own glass!
Home sales in the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) rebounded this June with a 9.3% increase year over year, which helped hold sales to only a 5.2% decline during the first half of 2020 as the market was impacted by COVID-19
COVID-19 exacerbates inventory shortage in Austin area; home sales drop
Brave Vira Yoga was created by a warrior to build warriors, whose focus is not only to be an oak tree during difficult times, but also to prepare for those moments and enjoy the empowering experience of overcoming challenges. Founder Kelsie Cabrera joins us this week to talk about her business, and how she has stayed focused despite the challenges that have gone into the decision to close the studio doors while keeping doors to yoga wide open and available to all.
Shame and covering up, isolation, hiding, and feeling depressed. These are words that are often used in relation to scars, especially for women and girls. Nick Austin started We Are Not Broken to encourage and enable women and girls to proudly show their battle scars by redefining beauty.
Craig & Debbie Foster founded Job Seekers Network in 2008 to provide comprehensive job search programs and services, along with emotional and spiritual support to adults in order to facilitate their return to the workforce. Join us as we discuss how the free and nearly-free programs are helping the unemployed/underemployed in the greater Austin area.