Just listed in Avery Ranch Country Club in Northwest Austin. This beautifual home features contemporary design, a spacious back yard and great views of Brushy Creek and the Avery Ranch Golf Course. Asking price is $295,000. It's ready to be shown, please call 512-299-3809 to make arrangements.
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Fans of the HGTV network show Property Brothers enjoy watching twin brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott help couples locate, purchase and renovate homes. Residents of Austin were thrilled when the Property Brothers came to their town to work their renovation magic and teach people about the fine art of home
Nowadays, the majority of home shopping get's done online. Some sources estimate as much of 95% of home buyers start their search for a new home online. A couple of the most trafficked real estate websites out there are Trulia and Zillow. Many people mistake Trulia and Zillow as real estate brokerages. The fact is they are third parties that use info provided by MLS systems as well as public records in order to provide info to the consumer.
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