Jason Soto's Blog Posts

Jason Soto's Blog Posts

Austin Housing What To Expect In 2016
Ah, the feel and smell of spring is in the air. In Austin this means Austenites are walking around sniffling, sneezing and have a stuffy head due to pollen. April showers may bri...

6 Little Known Facts For Austin Homebuyers
I hear this all the time from potential buyers. “We’ve been looking for several years but… “ This typically is followed by “we’re saving for a down payment”, “we...

What Is The Texas Homestead Exemption
Austin voters on Nov. 3, 2015 voted- and passed proposition one. Proposition 1 is for all homeowners in the state of Texas. Voted through, Texas homeowners have an a...

Is Affordable Housing Still Available In Austin
There was a time not long ago when the feasibility of owning a home in Austin was as simple as having a stable job history, decent credit and some savings. The reality today is ...

5 Things To Know When Hiring A Buyers Agent
I have something very important to share with you. Some may call this a secret, but really, its common knowledge. Not all real estate agents are the same.Hiring an agent to assis...

Home For The Holidays With Zero Percent Down Financing
If you select a home that is eligible for USDA Financing, you can use that program to move in for ZERO down. USDA Eligible homes in South Austin, Buda and Kyle. Be home for Ch...

To Appeal Or Not Appeal Your Property Assessment
It’s that time of year when Austinites are receiving their final tax assessment to be paid. Earlier this year homeowners received the estimated summary which homeowners can loo...

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Median Home Prices Rise 8 Percent Over Last Septembers Numbers
Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for September 2015.AUSTIN, Texas – October 22, 2015 – According to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released...

Do You Know Your Neighbors Meet Them Here
If not, check out this site! https://nextdoor.com/invite/sbwpuwfdmsgdrqttucgqYou can connect with people on your street, or in your hood! I have had many wonderful experiences...

Oct 3 2015 New Lender Timeframes May Delay Closing
That’s right, I said 30 days until Christmas. The reason being, according to the latest update from our [Realtor] associates, the new Truth-In-Lending (TILA) and the Real Estat...

Future Growth Of Dripping Springs
Once upon a time Austin was the sleepy Capital of Texas where the governor jogged every morning from the Texas Governor’s Mansion, cars were allowed to park on 6th Street afte...

3 Things You Should Understand About Seller Finance
Did you know that the ‘American Dream’ of home ownership began in England? Back in the olden days, the only persons who could own land were those who were given land by the C...

4 Important Financial Facts For Renters
Have you thought about how much you’ve spent on rent to pay off someone else’s mortgage? If not, you may want to think about this. Let’s say you’ve been renting for the l...

Downtown Austins Changing Skyline
Sometimes I long for the good o’days which featured the downtown Austin skyline as the UT Tower, Capital building, and a few regal towers to enhance the night. The night sky fu...

Real Property Investing For Austin 101
The first thing experienced investors look for is what the market is doing in the area they are thinking of investing in. Is the market up, down, steady?  The only way to tel...


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