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A friend, colleague and local musician John Lockhart passed away March 30, 2020. I’ve been mentoring his sister, in my office for 4 years now, Laurie Lockhart West.  A board was set up called the John Lockhart Foundation established to serve the Austin community with charitable donations.     Thi...
01/29/2023
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Yesterday I was in the office when my cell phone rang. I didn’t recognize the number, but it showed a name I thought I recognized.Just like Hannah Williams, I had a real estate instructor, when I first started, tell us: “always answer your phone and smile, as it can be heard on the other end.” Wh...
01/28/2023
El Arroyo is an iconic local spot in Austin. They make the best hand-squeezed margaritas and serve Black Angus beef tacos (along with many other Tex- Mex offerings) and have since 1975!A quirky marquee is out front on the corner of West 5th and Campbell. Every day they change their bill board wit...
01/27/2023
Chinese New Year has begun and will culminate February 5th! Its fun to look back over the years and see the significance of certain dates. Here's a few to check out!u 2010: On Jan 25, "Avatar" becomes the highest grossing film of all time.u 2009: Amid financial collapse, Iceland's Prime Minister ...
01/26/2023
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We leave a lot of money lying around. In case you don’t know according to Great American Coin Company, airline passengers leave $58 million of loose change on planes worldwide. That is a lot of money and so many coins! Just think if the $58 million were in pennies, than the stack of pennies would...
01/25/2023
Testimonials are the lifeblood of my business. Robert Kaufman says it best: “Testimonials describe what has been, and a promise of what is to come.” I had the good fortune to represent some really, wonderful folks in securing their dream home. It was one of the most gratifying transactions I’ve c...
01/24/2023
January seems to be the month for resolutions, looking at our business and personal life in depth. I came across this wonderful, colorful observation that makes so much sense for 2023. No need to go crazy making resolutions you won’t keep and spending hours on self-diagnosis. Look at your life as...
01/23/2023
Today is the official day of the beginning of Chinese New Year, Sunday January 22nd, 2023 and culminates on February 5th, 2023.The Lantern Festival will take place on February 5th and everyone, regardless of age or gender goes out in the streets to celebrate. It is the time for socializing and fr...
01/22/2023
Austin’s City Watershed Protection Department is hosting a student video contest to promote safe driving and saving lives. It’s the first Flood Safety Awareness Video Contest for all Austin-area students in grades 6-12.   Driving through flooded roads in Austin is the leading cause of deaths duri...
01/21/2023
Thank you Laura Tomaszewski for spear-heading our first NW Austin CB Realty volunteering opportunity for 2023! The choice to volunteer at the warehouse for the Central Texas Food Bank, to honor MLK week of service, was incredibly rewarding!                  It was so nice to get back to our Pre-C...
01/21/2023
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Welcome to my ActiveRain real estate blog and profile. I'm a Realtor with Coldwell Banker Realty and specialize in NW Austin. Once a school teacher I still like the learning process. Only now I enjoy learning what dreams my clients have and what I can do to help them. Call me at 512.750.6899

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