Marcela Alfonsin's Blog Posts

Marcela Alfonsin's Blog Posts

No Es Necesario Contratar A Un Agente Para La Compra De Una Casa Nueva O En Construccion
El motivo número uno por el que un comprador compra una casa sin representación es por falta de información. Decidí escribir este blog con el objetivo de darles infor...

Keeping Bugs Out Of Your Vacant Property Or Home
These easy to follow tips were provided by "The Bug Master", a pest control company in Austin Texas where I live and provide real estate services.Cover the drains. After ...

Austins Real Estate Market First Quarter In Review
Pictures speak loader than words. As an Active Licensed Salesperson and Realtor, I live on a daily basis the effects of Austin's super hot real estate market. Small inventory,...

Inventory Between 200K And 350K Remains Anemic And Nonexistent Under 200K
Here in Austin the inventory might be even more compromised. If you are currently looking for a property to call home you know the struggle of being faced with with a low inve...

En Venta Condominio Con Vistas Panoramicas A Un Precio Super Accesible
1201 Grove Boulevard #1802 - Austin Texas 78741 * 1,017 pies cuadrados/ 95 metros cuadrados * 2 dormitorios * 2 baños completos * terraza cubierta * Para más infor...

Affordable Condo With Amazing Views About 4 Miles From Downtown Austin For Sale At 247500
I am thrilled to present to you this affordable condo ready for a new owner!This is a corner unit with a private terrace and panoramic views that is conveniently located: 4.2 ...

Alarmas De Monoxido De Carbono Nueva Ordenanza En La Ciudad De Austin
La ciudad de Austin ha adoptado un nuevo requisito de Alarma de Monóxido de Carbono a través de la enmienda del Código Internacional de Mantenimiento de la Propiedad del 2015 pa...

Carbon Monoxide Alarms City Of Austin New Ordinance
Carbon Monoxide Alarms - City of Austin New Ordinance - Effective April 01, 2018The City of Austin has adopted a new Carbon Monoxide Alarm requirement by amending the 2015 Internat...

Real Estate Market Statistics May 2017
"AUSTIN, Texas – June 15, 2017 – Single-family home sales volume experienced strong gains across the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) in May, whi...

Property Tax Exemption Time From Now Until April 30th
If you purchased a property in 2016 and you are using it as your primary residence now is the time to file for the homestead exemption. The deadline to submit the form and the...

Las Tasas De Interes De Prestamos Hipotecarios Siguen Subiendo
Así es. Las tasas de interés de préstamos hipotecarios vienen subiendo por 10 semanas consecutivas. Qué significa esto para los compradores? La mayoría de los compradores...

The Excitement And Fear Of The Task Ahead Of Me
As I prepare for the upcoming year with the mission and mindset of making 2017 the best year in my life yet, I ask myself if I will be using all of the tools I have acquired to hel...

Christmas Trees And Household Fires
According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), an average of 240 home fires begin with Christmas trees every year. If there is a fire, the Christmas tree often is ...

FHA Loan Limits For 2017
FHA limits have increased to address the increase in price the median sales price in Austin and its surrounding areas. The 2017 loam limits will be as follows: Single family:&...

The Best Brokerage There Is
I am incredibly grateful for having joined Team Price Real Estate almost 6 years ago. It is rare that one comes across a person that has a left brain as developed as their right br...

Dog Friendly Trails In Austin
Our boxer, Tango, is about to be 9 months old. He is full of energy and loves going on walks to explore EVERYTHING there is to explore. Tango has been a blessing in many ways....

Esquina Tango A Cultural And Social Gem In Austin Texas
Esquina Tango is among the many places that make Austin a remarkable city. This unique cultural hub was established in 2006 as a non-profit organization by Monica Ca...

Affordable Condos In Austin A Must See
If you haven't seen the condos at the Loft condominiums on 3018 S First St Austin TX 78704, you are missing out. These condos have been recently remodeled and have one of the lowes...

Who To Hire When Both Your Friends Are Agents
What is it about real estate that we agents feel that our friends have to do business with us and that our friends -some of them - feel bad if they hire another agent?  W...

The Power Of Noticing
I just got back from my second amazing trip to the Sacred Valley in Peru.  One of my dreams since I was a teenager was to visit Machu Picchu's ruins.  Last year, tha...

Facebook Addiction The Fine Line
According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (better known as DSM-V) a minimum of 2-3 criteria is required for a mild substance use disorder diagnosis,...

Central Texas Market Statistics July 2016
According to Austin Board of REALTORS® single-family home sales volume declined in the Central Texas area for the second time in 2016 and 4,230 single-family homes ...

The Winning Side Of Losing
I have to admit it. Sometimes I want it all and when that doesn't happen I get disappointed. Human nature? No, it's called "sense of entitlement". This past October, I went to...

Why Do People Move To Austin
Texas has been named a "job mecca" by John Scott in his recent article "Job meccas in the USA" published on July 13, 2016. Texas took the second place after North Dakota with a job...

Price Reductions Austin 78749
Price reductions do exist even in a seller's market. If you'd like to see the ones in 78749 go here http://goo.gl/gecaGp.I am happy to show you any of them if you are interest...

Questions Not Allowed
Yesterday I posted a question on a Facebook page to later find out it had been deleted. I thought that perhaps I had not posted it as I thought I had so I posted a simila...

Check This List To See If Your Market Is Within The 20 Hottest In America Today
Source: Realtor.com "America's 20 hottest real estate markets for June 2016" by Cindy Wedgeworth 06/23/2016 Marcela Alfonsin, Realtor since 2008See what clients are sayin...

Team Price Agent In Top Agent Magazine
The minute you meet Marcela Alfonsin, you know she’s not your typical agent.Marcela was working as a social worker when she started selling real estate on the side to make some e...

The Bubble In Austins Real Estate Market Will Burst
That is the rumor and the fear. History and trends help us predict the future and make decisions about what or what not to do (most of the times). Buyers and sellers ask me on...

Numbers Never Tell A Story Specially After Someone Died
Life transitions and real estate go hand in hand and that is what has driven me as a real estate consultant for the past 8+ years. From the excitement of the first-time home b...

Brand New Home In Kyle For Lease
Relax in the back covered patio and enjoy the open view of this barely lived house loaded with energy efficient appliances and window treatments. Walk to the brand-new community po...

The Cost Of Buying A Property Without A Buyers Agent
About once a month I get a call from an owner asking me for help. As the conversation unfolds, I learn that these owners have purchased a property without representation ...

This Is The Only Condo For Sale As Of Today
Only condo available for purchase in award winning Mueller development with amenities such as: 75+ acres of parks, 15 miles of trails at completion, community pool, community ...

Downtown Condos For Less Than 1 Million In Austin Texas
This week I showed condominiums at two of my favorite building in downtown Austin: Spring Condos on 300 Bowie Street and Bartonplace Condos on 1600 Barton Springs Road. T...


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