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Revised AISD Transfer Policy Welcomes Out-of-District Students

There’s good news for Austin-area students wishing to attend Austin ISD schools. Starting in 2016, students who live out-of-district will be able to attend AISD schools that are accepting transfer students. Qualifying students who reside outside AISD boundaries are able to transfer into any AISD school with availability, which is …

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Austin’s Moratorium on STRs: What REALTORS® Need to Know

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On November 12, Austin City Council adopted a moratorium on investor-owned (Type 2) short-term rentals (STRs). Due to this recent adoption, the City of Austin is no longer processing applications for Type 2 STRs that were submitted after September 17, though it will continue to renew licenses that were previously issued. While …

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Home Is Where the School Is

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AISD, ABoR Partner to Educate Homebuyers on Schools November 16, 2015 This post was previously published as a press release. “The quality of area schools is consistently one of the most important factors that homebuyers consider when choosing a new home,” said Austin Board of Realtors President Barb Cooper. "Homebuyers want …

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Freddie Mac: Austin among most stable markets in the country

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Are your buyers worried that Austin might be in a real estate bubble? A recent index published by Freddie Mac says otherwise. As reported in the Austin Business Journal, the Multi-Indicator Market Index by Freddie Mac says Austin has one of the most stable housing markets in the country. Several …

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The Facts Behind What Makes Austin Great

We love living in Austin, and the 157 people that move here every day must agree. Year after year, Austin continues to top high-profile rankings, leading the nation for economic growth, real estate prospects, and millennial favorability, to name a few. But enough bragging; let’s connect these and examine why …

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