Danger Derby Revs Up for Another Hot Event

The Moxie Ladies have been slightly terrified (Mishell) and terribly proud (Mishell and Justine) to be involved in and sponsor the Blue Genie Danger Derby since the first time the starter flags were thrown. Blue Genie, an Austin original, is the kind of business we love. Why? Precisely because it’s so hard to describe. Is… Read More

Texas Supreme Court Sets Fall Arguments on Property/Real Estate Related Cases

The Texas Supreme Court has set fall oral arguments in several cases involving property rights and real estate this fall. We’ll keep you posted as the decisions come out! (These descriptions taken from the Supreme Court Advisory issued by the Texas Supreme Court.)  These are just the property/real estate related cases — they’ll be hearing… Read More

Study Names Austin 2015’s Healthiest Housing Market

A study by Wallet Hub ranked Austin as the healthiest housing market out of 62 cities with populations greater than 300,000 (and 12th among 300 cities of all sizes).  The study used 14 metrics to evaluate the housing markets, including average number of days a home is on the market, criteria relating to deliquency and… Read More

July Was a Busy Month for Austin Area Real Estate!

Austin-area home sales hit all-time high, inventory levels rising in July 2015 Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for July 2015 AUSTIN, Texas – August 20, 2015 – According to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR), Austin-area home sales hit an all-time high, increasing… Read More

Second Fixer Workshop a Success!

We really enjoyed our second “So . . . You want to buy to buy a Fixer . . .” workshop at South Austin’s TreeHouse on May 28.  This time, the rain held off and we had a full house! Justine Smith and Mishell Kneeland shared their renovation experiences, while Sandra Battise explained the ins… Read More

Moxie Co-Hosts Workshop on Fixer Uppers

On April 16, 2105, hearty souls braved one of Austin’s stronger storms and had the chance to learn about buying and renovating a home.  South Austin’s TreeHouse  provided a lovely and eco-friendly venue for the presentation, and Austin Title provided much-needed sustenance.  The evening included presentations by Sandy Battise of Gateway Lending, who provided great… Read More

The Moxie Ladies Talk Tax Credits on the Austin Mortgage Report

The Moxie Ladies were thrilled to spend Tax Day visiting with John Schutze of Supreme Lending on his weekly radio show, The Austin Mortgage Report.  If you’re interested in the Mortgage Credit Certificate, down payment assistance programs, or duplexes as a great buy for a first home, give us a listen. https://soundcloud.com/austin-mortgage-report/episode-27-moxie-realty-group-mcc-down-payment-assistance-programs-4152015

First Time Home Buyer Tax Credit!

Home ownership may be closer than you think!  If you missed out on the $8,000 one-time home buyer tax credit that the federal government offered a couple of years ago, it’s not too late.  Texas has a new sheriff in town, so to speak — the Mortgage Credit Certificate (MCC) program allows eligible** first time… Read More

December was a record month and 2014 a record year!

AUSTIN, Texas – January 21, 2014 – According to the December 2014 and Year-End 2014 Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the Austin Board of REALTORS®, the Austin-area housing market set a record for single-family home sales volume for the month of December, as well as a record for annual home sales volume… Read More

Moxie Proudly Sponsors the Blue Genie Danger Derby 2014!

Over 1,500 people turned out Sunday for what has become one of the Moxie Ladies’ most favorite events: the Blue Genie Danger Derby! This was the third time that this incredible, dynamic, creative event was part of the festivities surrounding the East Austin Studio Tour and benefiting Austin Habitat for Humanity. Normally held on the… Read More