November 2018

Found 9 blog entries for November 2018.

Lake Travis Area Golf CoursesWhether you are seeking a luxury PGA golfing experience or just wanting to get out with friends and have a good time, there is a golf course in the Lake Travis area to suit your needs and budget. The Texas Hill Country is home to some of the premier golf courses in the nation and also home to some unique and fun casual courses for those who do not take golf seriously, maybe even to the extent of wearing flip-flops and having golf cart races. No matter what level of golfer you are, you can find a golf course near Lake Travis that is just what you were looking for. here are five area courses ranging from the sublime to the irreverent.

Spanish Oaks

The Spanish Oaks Golf Course was designed by PGA Tour architect Bobby Weed and is considered to be one of

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Neighborhoods on Lake LBJLake LBJ is a part of the Texas Highland Lakes and was named for the 36th President of the United States Lyndon Baines Johnson. One of the biggest constant level lakes in the nation, it is 21 miles long and roughly 11,000 feet wide. It is a prime location for homebuyers who want to live in the active and relaxing lake lifestyle surrounded by the spectacular beauty of the Texas Hill Country.

Owners of Lake LBJ real estate can find fun and relaxation on the water year-round. Boating, swimming, fishing, racing and a multitude of activities are available to the lake enthusiast. When you finish having a great day on the water there are many places to eat delicious food, have a relaxing drink and take in some live entertainment right along the shoreline.

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Tour Spicewood VineyardsThere are there are many unique and beautiful wineries throughout the Texas Hill Country. Spicewood Vineyards is a premier local winery and a popular location for those going for a Texas Vineyard tour. Visiting wineries is a fun and relaxing way to spend time with loved ones. Spicewood Vineyards is a prime location for taking in the views of the rolling hills and sampling some of the delicious libations that are a product of this beautiful land.

Spicewood Vineyards was originally owned by Ed and Madeline Manigold. Their dedicated tradition of making high quality wine with Texas grown grapes has been carried forward by Ron Yates who purchased the winery in 2007. The winery has three levels and is approximately 5000 square feet. On the upper level is a

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Spicewood Real Estate for Sale

Spicewood is an unincorporated township in Burnet County located 32 miles outside of Austin. It is a small retail center at Texas Spur 191 with beautiful views of Texas Hill Country at every angle. This community flanks both sides of Highway 71 between Double Horn Creek and Lakeway. Spicewood is home to some of the best real estate in Texas, is considered to be one of the most desirable addresses in the Austin area. It is the location of the Luck Ranch—home to Willie Nelson and could be your home too! 

Lakeside Beach 

Lakeside Beach homes for sale are in a gated community that was started back in 1961 with the building of a few cabins on Lake Travis. There are now approximately 125 modest residential homes that makeup this comfortable

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Painting inside your home

Whether you were selling your house, have just purchased an as is fixer-upper, or have decided it's time to get rid of the chartreuse accent wall that your house came with, there are few more affordable updates that are so dramatic as painting the interior walls of your house. A new coat of paint makes a home appear clean and fresh and can greatly increase its value.

The most affordable way to paint the interior of your home is to do the work yourself. This task may seem a bit challenging, especially if you have not ever painted before. There are tools and products available to make the job of painting your home's interior easier. Today we will help you create the list of tools and materials you need to do the job and offer a step-by-step overview

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Texas Title Companies

The home-buying process is a complex one with many things to understand and many people involved. Most people understand what the job of the home inspector is, and what their realtor is doing for them, but other people involved in the process have a role that seems a little unclear. Many wonder what exactly their title company does for them. Though the title company role seems a little mysterious, it is crucial in protecting you from unforeseen legal issues whether you are buying a home here in Texas or anywhere else.

What Is a Title Company?

The title company coordinates the title search, insurance and other research and documentation to be sure that the title to your property is transferred correctly and legally from the seller to you.

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What is Title Insurance

One of the most common questions that we hear at Crawford Realty Group is what is title insurance?

Title insurance is an indemnity insurance that protects the title holder from financial losses caused from defects in a title to the property. Lender's title insurance is the most common kind of title insurance and is purchased by the buyer only to protect the lender. The seller protects the buyer’s equity in the property by purchasing owner's title insurance which is available separately.

Title insurance is a little different than most insurances which protect against future events. Title insurance protects the policyholder against claims for past occurrences. This insurance protects the owners of real estate and also real estate lenders from

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Round Rock Neighborhoods

Round Rock is located on I35 25 miles north of Downtown Austin. It is not a big town as far as square mileage goes, but it is one of the fastest growing areas in the United States. Offering a great quality of life, Round Rock is experiencing accelerated residential and commercial growth.

Behrens Ranch

Behrens Ranch is a highly desirable Round Rock master-planned community. Behrens Ranch homes for sale offers many amenities to its residents and is conveniently located just 25 miles north of Austin. Those shopping the Round Rock MLS listings for a comfortable home in a convenient location need look no further than Behrens Ranch! Behrens Ranch has exclusive amenities for its residents. The community has 3 swimming pools, a park with a playscape,

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Central Texas Shopping and Dining

The Hill Country Galleria is located in the city of Bee Cave Texas. It is a mecca for the residents of Bee Cave, Dripping Springs, Lakeway, Georgetown and many other communities for retail and entertainment. The Galleria also features the Avanti Hills Apartments, The Sonesta Hotel and leases office space in addition to providing retail space.

There are many stores, dining establishments and a Cinemark movie theater for Texas Hill Country residents to choose from.

Hill Country Galleria Major Retailers are:

• Banana Republic
• Bath & Body Works
• California Closets
• Dick's Sporting Goods
• Eddie Bauer
• LensCrafters
• Dillard's

These are just a few of the shopping opportunities, there are many other stores and boutiques to be found at the Hill

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