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Central Texas is About To Get a Second Area Code. Central Texas is about to get a second area code 737 to go along with its traditional 512 area code. Existing customers will be able to keep their numbers, but as of June 2013, everyone will have to dial 10 digits to make a local call, according t...
Where did the affordable homes go? It seems the Austin area is become less and less affordable. First, there are not as many homes on the market as years past.   One factor contributing to this shortage of inventory is the increase in population:  Study’s show the Austin Metro area is adding betw...
Where can I find the Cheddar Pour Burger  J&J BBQ & Burgers is where. We go to the 300 W Whitestone Blvd, Cedar Park, TX location. This is definitely not your fast food cheeseburger.  This thing has about half of cow’s daily output of cheese.  It starts as a ½ lb hamburger patty and goes to about...
Caricatures I get more comments about my caricature on my business cards.  I am remembered for it!  So, since it had been several years, I got Erica Missey of Ericatures to do me a new one.  I do think she is one of the best in the business. Since she is located in San Antonio, and I am in the Au...
Free Tire Changing Class Tomorrow (March 23, 2013) at 12:00 noon Steve’s Mobile Auto Care is going to teach you how to change your own flat, even if you're wearing dress clothes or you're not super-strong.   Plus learn about Steve and how he travels to your home to work on your automobile.  Join ...
  I attended the TREPAC (Texas Real Estate Political Action Committee) 6th annual Chili Cook-off last night.This year featured a salsa cook-off and homebrew cook-off.   Jason Huval of Central Metro Realty defended his Celebrity Judge’s Best Chili title. That makes 4 years in a row!  Not only winn...
A Cause For Foundation Problems in Texas. Here in Texas, we don’t see rain like most of the country. I am sure there may be other areas of the country that stay dry and hot like us too. So, if you are not aware of the importance of keeping the foundation around your home prepared for the dry weat...
  We Are Waiting to Close and The Home Owner Dies I tell my Title Company gal, if a closing goes smooth…it probably isn’t one of mine. I have run into more things in my career. This is just another one to add to my list. I have a listing that went under contract. During the option period, the own...
I can't believe we are being shorted again.. I remember a year ago reporting that toilet paper rolls were being cut about a half inch shorter.  Not so much that anyone probably noticed. Well they are doing it again.  Notice that they are still double rolls and even says more sheets....but how can...
This is great advise for anyone with a septic system in any state.  It is sometimes the things you never think about that end up being a costly mistake to correct.  So please, read and share the information to anyone you know who has a septic system.   Sherry Scales, REALTOR® HomeNet Realty      ...


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