With the holidays just around the corner, our community is brimming with festivities, seasonal insights, and plenty of cheer. Read on for everything you should do this month and to discover lifestyle tips curated just for you.
Real Estate in the News
The Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) posted another strong month of sales growth! The MSA experienced a 29.4% increase to 3,780 in October home sales year over year, while homes continued to sell faster and at higher price points than ever before.
In addition to a third consecutive month of double-digit home sales growth, median sales price increased 13.2%, an all-time record, and sales dollar volume skyrocketed 55.3%.
*From light shows to plenty of drive-thru events to holiday movie screenings, and more, here’s a complete guide to holiday family fun.
*Show your appreciation for the things that make Austin what it is by giving back a little bit of your time through volunteering during the holidays. This guide includes some great organizations in Austin and ways you can help them out, with virtual and socially distant options.
Lifestyle Tips & Tricks
48 Beautiful Holiday Decoration Ideas
Nothing welcomes the holiday season quite like a well-decorated, festive home. Whether you prefer traditional red-and-green decor or favor more a more subtle use of gold and white, you can infuse every room in your home with the holiday spirit. Take decorating inspiration from VERANDA
The 40 Best Subscription Boxes to Gift
Not only will the personalized boxed gifts show your loved ones that you’re thinking about them, but they’re sure to last well beyond the holiday season. Harper’s Bazaar
has the perfect subscription boxes to choose from, from fashion and beauty to food and fitness. Creating gifting opportunities for your family, friends, and beyond.
14 Winter Vacation Ideas in the U.S.
A winter vacation is a great cure after the holidays. Where to go is the question, with so many options and destinations. Here are Travel + Leisure’s
top 14 winter vacation ideas for destinations around the United States. Whether flying or driving, there’s sure to be wintery fun within your reach!