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Dallas woman fuming over smoking neighbor at complex

Dallas woman fuming over smoking neighbor at complex

I am pretty sure this lady is a jerk.  I am not a smoker and I have some sympathy for the desire to get rid of smoking in restaurants.  I think trying to get rid of it in bars is a little silly – even if I do enjoy smoke free bars. But saying you […]

Construction loans continue to default

Construction loans continue to default

This graph shows construction loans and how they have performed for the last 2 years. A couple of things…you’ll notice Austin isn’t on the list.  But the recent condo auctions show we are feeling the effects of the economy.  It means we are probably still in a renters market until a lot of this excess […]

Broken elevators in Sabine on Fifth?

Broken elevators in Sabine on Fifth?

“Residents of the Sabine on Fifth have sued the developer of the downtown Austin condominium project, CWS Capital Partners, alleging problems with the building and its elevators that they say pose safety hazards to the occupants.“ The original story is here. I am sure there is another side of the story, but I did want […]