5 Steps to Expanding Your Social Media Reach in 2013

Thank you, Shama Kabani, for these invaluable and well-thought out tips for social media optimization, from what worked well in 2012, to looking ahead to changes in 2013 and beyond.




Austin Independent School District

Welcome to the Austin School District!

Learn about Austin schools and why “A Universe of Opportunity for Every Child” is more than a slogan. Let us know which opportunities your child will take advantage of!



Austin #1 Dog-Friendly City

So where’s the #1 place in the country where man and his best friend can co-exist almost anywhere in the city?

Check out this ranking, courtesy of Wells Branch Pet and Bird Clinic.  What are some of the adventures you go on with your four-legged friend? We’d love to hear them!


Austin, TX – One of the Best Cities to Live, Work and Invest

Regent Property Group shares a collection of rankings that demonstrate Austin, Texas is one of the best job and real estate markets in the country.

Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 01, 2012

Austin, Texas has graced the lists of numerous, prominent 2012 rankings for the Austin real estate market, the Austin economy, and jobs in Austin, according to Regent Property Group, a leader in Austin luxury home sales.

Austin ranked #2 of the best U.S. job markets, right behind Washington, D.C., Continue reading

Sustainable Communities in Austin

Introducing Sol: A vibrant, sustainable communityWelcome to a community of Modern homes with open floor plans, high ceilings with windows that provide plenty of dynamic natural lighting, and private outdoor spaces integrated into the architecture of the homes.

SOL is a holistic approach to sustainable development. Through a comprehensive systems approach to building technology and good passive design, Continue reading

5 Social Media Management Tips for the Real Estate Industry

Long gone are the days of real estate marketing limited to bus stop benches and newspaper pull-outs. Real estate is fully online, and going social.

At the helm of the revolution are industry leaders and innovators like Katie Lance. She is the CEO/Owner of Katie Lance Consulting and Chief Strategist at Inman News, a leading online hub for real estate news and technology.

We’ve asked Katie to draw from her expertise and experience in social media strategy and content development to share with you 5 tips on using social media for the real estate industry.  (We think Katie’s advice can be applied to social media strategies for businesses beyond real estate as well—so keep reading if you want to be more successful in engaging your social media audience.) Continue reading

Serene Living in the Texas Hill Country

There’s a special place in the Texas Hill Country where cacti bloom, armadillos and white-tailed deer roam, and great horned owls keep watch … and always will. A place designed for people and wildlife to coexist in harmony. A 456-acre luxury residential development near Austin called Serene Hills, the new Gateway to Lakeway.  Continue reading

Front Steps: Working to End Homelessness in Austin

Realtor, Lisa Butler, not only wants to help you find your perfect new home and community, she’s an advocate for ending homelessness in Austin and building communities one person at a time.

If you’d like to be a part of and find out more about ending homelessness in Austin, click on the link below.  We’d love to hear how you’re making a difference in your community and the lives of others.



Insider’s Guide to Austin, TX

Don’t have much time to spend while you’re in Austin?  Check out this article about THE places to go and feel the spirit and vibe of Austin, TX.


Check out some of these hot spots and let me know what you think!  I’d love to hear it!  Thanks Southern Living!