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Setting records in 2019

Culhane Premier Properties was proud to be part of two record setting transactions in 2019.  402 Spiller Lane is a property with some of the most amazing city views in all of Austin.  The unique West Lake Hills location allowed for 180-degree unobstructed views of the city skyline which resulted in a price per square foot record for that area.  Brad Emerson in our office represented the seller while Jeff Brown also in our office represented the buyer.

Another record-breaking view property was 8137 Lake Mountain Lane...

Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies

INGREDIENTS: 

Cookies - 

  • 1 stick softened butter
  • ½ cu confectioners’ sugar
  • ¼ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1¼ cu all-purpose flour

Chocolate icing - 

  • 3 oz baking chocolate
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2¾ cu powered sugar
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp vanilla
  • 6 tbsp half & half

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. 

Beat together 1 stick of the butter, sugar, salt, and vanilla on medium-high speed until smooth (about 2 minutes). Beat in the flour. Using a small spoon, scoop out about 1 tablespoon, then roll the dough into balls, and place 1-inch apart on a baking sheet. Bake 10 minutes,...

Community Support

This holiday season, Culhane Premier Properties is happy to help our dear friends at Jail to Jobs by collecting clothing for their participants.  The Jail to Jobs program empowers youthful offenders across the state through encouragement and practical tools to get them moving towards a positive future. Their job training program has placed nearly 50 participants into full time jobs so far in 2019 and they recently partnered with the city of Round Rock by contributing nearly 500 hours of work for the city.

Jail to Jobs is an amazing example of positivity in our community but they can’t succeed without the generosity of those that care.  Our clothing donation is focused on these new or gently used items:

  • Work Coats
  • Work Gloves
  • Warm Hats...

Special Refinancing Programs for Veterans

Lendplicity Mortgage

Veterans currently in VA loans are eligible for an exclusive program designed to make refinancing as easy as possible. The VA Interest Rate Reduction Refinancing Loan or IRRRL takes the hassle out of the standard refinancing process making it easier to lower your rate or transition to a fixed-rate mortgage.

Key benefits of a VA IRRRL

  • No appraisal or minimum credit score required
  • No income or employment verification
  • No origination fees
  • Monthly mortgage insurance or PMI is not required

There are minimal restrictions on the VA IRRRL and rates are still extremely low so now is a great time to get started on a refinance.

Lendplicity Mortgage specializes in VA IRRRLs offering...

Winter 2019 Real Estate Update

October 2019 was a record breaker for the Austin area according to  the Austin Board of REALTORS® latest Central Texas Housing Market Report. The report shows that an average of 100 people per day move to our area which has resulted in continued  double-digit percent increase in home sales.  The median price of a single-family home in Austin area rose 7.4% in October to $327,500 and home sales increased 16.8% while both active listings and inventory decreased year over year. To get a full overview of what’s going on in your area, contact us today for a free market evaluation.

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