The Cain Team Austin Real Estate Blog

Austin Earns Spot on List of the Most Diverse Cities in the U.S

As America continues to grow, so does the amount of diversity in the Great Land of the Free! The 'great American melting pot' continues to diversify, bringing fresh perspectives, skills, and technologies to help the U.S. develop of strong adaptability to change. 

Wallethub has conducted a series of studies focusing on the diversity of the United States based on socioeconomic, cultural, and economic diversity. They tallied the scores across the five major diversity categories for 501 of the largest cities across 13 metrics. Our very own Austin, Texas comes out as #18 on the list of most diverse U.S. cities. Read on to learn more about WalletHubs methodology.

In order to determine the most diverse cities in America, WalletHub compared 501 of the most populated cities — limiting each state to no more than 10 cities...

Checkout our Financial Terms Glossary

We understand that buying or selling your home can be an extremely overwhelming process. Therefore, we want to do everything we can to make the process as seamless as possible. The amount of real estate and financial terms might be confusing for you and we understand, let us help! 

Check out our Financial Terms Glossary, conveniently located on the "Buy" section of our website. We trust that this will help ease any confusion during the process. Of course, when working with a Cain Team agent, we will be very hands-on, answering any questions you may have. We also have resources such as the mortgage calculator, our first time home buyer program, and the escrow/closing process. 


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Join us for the 8th Annual Apple Pie Giveaway!

It is that time of year again, that's right, our 8th Annual 4th of July Apple Pie Giveaway is right around the corner! Since 2011, The Cain Team has proudly been giving out freshly baked apple pies to our friends, neighbors, and clients to celebrate the 4th of July.  This is one of our favorite events as it gives us the opportunity to make new friendships within the community and connect with old ones.


CLICK HERE to reserve your apple pie for pickup Monday, July 2nd from 12-6PM. We will take registrations until the morning of Friday, June 29th, so please hop on ASAP to sign up for some goodness. We look forward to seeing you and giving you a complimentary apple pie!...

52 Reasons to List Your House with The Cain Team: #3 Complimentary Home Services Concierge

For nearly a decade we have been selling our listings for more money and in less time than the area average.  It has always been our firm belief that we can best serve our Austin area home selling clients with in-depth knowledge of a small market vs. a little knowledge of a wide area.  Join us every Monday, as we showcase why The Cain Team is Austin's Most Trusted Home Selling Team!


52 Reasons To List Your House with The Cain Team

3. Home Services Concierge

We understand how challenging it can be to find trustworthy, quality and reliable Austin area home services related companies.  In an effort to provide value to our clients, past clients, friends and website visitors, we have compiled an exclusive network of leading service...

Stunning Manor Home Just Listed

#HOTNEWLISTING

11809 Bastrop Street | $209,997 | 2,120 Sq.Ft. | 4 Beds | 3 Baths


Spacious home with curb appeal. This house has an open floor plan and is light and airy throughout. Featuring a nice sized kitchen with easy access to the backyard. All bedrooms are well-sized and the spare room downstairs would make a perfect office or spare guest room. The home features tile flooring, stainless steel appliances, and granite countertops. Private backyard with lots of greenery and room to roam.

Click here to learn more about this amazing Austin Home! 

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The Cain Team Success Spotlight - June

As our organization continues to grow, we are constantly looking for like-minded, driven and talented individuals to join our powerhouse real estate team! Join Trevor, one of our rockstar listing agents as he shares the success he has seen in his first SIX months as a licensed realtor. 

If you are the type that likes to grab life by the horns and create your own opportunities, then we believe we can be the vehicle for your success. Take a look at Trevor's story and then check out the opportunities we have available on our Cain Team careers page! 


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Charming Austin Condo Open House This Saturday, June 16th!

Join us this Saturday, June 16th, 2018 from 11 AM - 1 PM for your opportunity to view this charming Oak Hill Condo.

6718 Silvermine Drive. #901

$169,997 | 1,062 Sq.Ft | 2 Bed | 2 Bath


Amazing condo in a great location. Airy open floor plan, tile and wood floors, many updates! Located near Y at Oak Hill offers easy access to downtown, Lakeway, Dripping Springs, and other Greater Austin Areas. From the private patio to the easy flowing living/dining spaces along with the community pool, ample area for friends and family to gather. You are going to love your new home!

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Crush It University Presents: Crush it Course

What is Crush It University?

Crush It University was founded to be a resource for agents that want to fund the perfect life through a career in real estate.  92% of all income is earned by only 11% of agents.  The reason for this is simple.  Agents spend way too much time focusing on the 80% and not the 20% that will lead to 80% of an agent's results.

C.I.U. aims to increase the number of agents that are crushing it in real estate by providing courses and materials that dive deep into the habits, scripts, and actions top agents take and use daily.  

The success of the course, Crush...

Connect your Amazon account to Cain Cares and get 15 Cain Keys!

Through Cain Cares, our mission is simple. We strive to help when help is needed most. A severe time of need or a sudden emergency can happen in a blink of an eye. We intend on being that helping hand when there are no other options. Now there is an even simpler way for you to join our mission, at no cost to you! Introducing, Cain Cares -- AmazonSmile!

What is AmazonSmile?

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase...

52 Reasons to List Your Home with The Cain Team: #2 V.I.S Marketing Plan

For nearly a decade we have been selling our listings for more money and in less time than the area average.  It has always been our firm belief that we can best serve our Austin area home selling clients with in-depth knowledge of a small market vs. a little knowledge of a wide area.  Join us every Monday, as we showcase why The Cain Team is Austin's Most Trusted Home Selling Team!


52 Reasons To List Your House with The Cain Team

2. V.I.S Marketing Plan

Our Austin V.I.S. Home Marketing Plan is never imitated or duplicated.  The technologies and systems we are using to market our homes are cutting edge, and they are designed to ensure the maximum amount of exposure for your Austin area home.  

In today's market, it takes more than the old "Five P Marketing...

Stunning Westlake Home For Sale

HOT NEW LISTING!  

6802 Silvermine Drive | $299,997 | 1,316 Sq.Ft | 3 Beds | 2 Baths


Stunning property is located in the popular West Austin community, Valley View Acres feeds to award-winning schools and is conveniently located near shopping, restaurants and entertainment, while only 10 miles from downtown Austin! Recent updates include gleaming wood floors, stainless steel appliances, remodeled bathrooms, fresh paint and so much more. Estate sized lot provides a private backyard paradise featuring an expansive deck and majestic oak tress that provide lots of shade!

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Austin Makes List of Healthiest Cities in America

Location definitely matters when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle, and WalletHub's recent study shows that some cities promote healthy living and make it much easier to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Their study shows that some cities are going above and beyond to expand access to nutritious food and recreational activities, keep healthcare costs affordable and keep parks clean and well-maintained. 

With the United States' cost of living increasing, at the same time life expectancy is declining, it is important to be aware of how to best take care of yourself. There is no surprise that Austin, TX came out on top as the #17 healthiest city in the United States. Read on to learn more about WalletHub's methodology. 

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Market Update With Ricky: April 2018

April's stats are in and Ricky is here to give you the scoop on what the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan is up to. Check out Market Updates with Ricky: April 2018 edition, here!


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52 Reasons to List Your Home with The Cain Team: #1 Complimentary Home Staging

For nearly a decade we have been selling our listings for more money and in less time than the area average.  It has always been our firm belief that we can best serve our Austin area home selling clients with in-depth knowledge of a small market vs. a little knowledge of a wide area.  Join us every Monday, as we showcase why The Cain Team is Austin's Most Trusted Home Selling Team!


52 Reasons To List Your House with The Cain Team

1. Complimentary Home Staging Consultation

We understand getting your home ready to go on the market can get a little tedious and be overwhelming, so we want to make the process as smooth as possible. We send our preferred Home Staging Professionals, Bella Casa Home Staging...

Rare Opportunity to Own the Last Acreage on Cat Mountain!

Exclusive opportunity to own the last acreage building site on Cat Mountain!

4709 Cat Mountain Drive | $1,499,997 | 2.3 Acres

Cat Mountain Peninsula features jaw-dropping panoramic views of Lake Austin, the 360 Pennybacker Bridge & the Texas Hill Country. At just under 2.3 acres, includes both 4709 & 4713 Cat Mountain Drive, giving you the choice to build one massive estate or two adequately sized private estates. Roughly 90% of the property's perimeter is surrounded by an 106-acre conservation easement & property is just minutes to Central Austin!

  • Lot Size: 2.3 Acres
  • Gated Community: Yes
  • Lot Features: Backs To Greenbelt, Irregular, Private Road, Wooded
  • Trees: Heavy, Large (Over 40 Ft), Medium...

Charming Southwest Austin Condo For Sale

6718 Silvermine Drive. #901

$169,997 | 1,062 Sq.Ft | 2 Bed | 2 Bath | VIRTUAL TOUR


Amazing condo in a great location. Airy open floor plan, tile and wood floors, many updates! Located near Y at Oak Hill offers easy access to downtown, Lakeway, Dripping Springs, and other Greater Austin Areas. From the private patio to the easy flowing living/dining spaces along with the community pool, ample area for friends and family to gather. You are going to love your new home! 

Click here to learn more about this amazing Southwest...

Two amazing North Austin Town-homes Just Price Reduced

Two stunning conjoined town-homes have just seen impressive price reductions that are sure to make these properties go quick! Don't miss the opportunity to own both sides of this tastefully remodeled home in the established Northwest Hills community! 

6425 Westside Drive | $329,997 | 1,476 Sq.Ft | 2 Bed | 3 Bath

Recent $35,000 renovation includes updated bathrooms, wood laminate flooring, new carpet, fresh paint, refreshed cabinets & more! Home also includes a private covered patio, two car carport, galley style kitchen, upgraded windows & more. Award-winning schools, close to shopping & entertainment & just a few mins to DT Austin!

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Stunning South Austin Home JUST LISTED!

3601 Capistrano Trail, Austin, TX 78739

$419,997 | 2,052 Sq.Ft. | 4 Bedroom | 2 Bathroom


Privately situated on a tree-lined estate sized lot with a backyard oasis, this charming one-story home is a true gem. This estate with an open-floor plan proudly features Travertine stone floors, wood floors, high beamed ceilings, remodeled kitchen & bathrooms and much more. Private backyard features a 34-foot swimming pool, diving board and a huge backyard perfect for entertaining. Also within walking distance to Capistrano Park, hike/bike trails and Shady Hollow feeds into award-winning schools!

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