Putting Down Roots

2017-01-20T16:19:01+00:00

By Chaney Barton-Nichols

At the end of last year, my husband and I bought the first home that we visited in person.  You could say I have always had a knack for “love at first sight.”  For example, the wedding dress I wore when I got married happened to be the first wedding dress […]

Putting Down Roots 2017-01-20T16:19:01+00:00

Should I Invest in Real Estate?

2016-11-05T00:30:58+00:00

By Mark Ward, CFP®, ChFC®
Vice President & Chairman, Investment Policy Committee

This is a hot topic in Austin right now, but the answer to this question is not as simple as you might think.  Like many financial questions, it depends mightily on a number of variables, not the least of which is the personal situation and […]

Should I Invest in Real Estate? 2016-11-05T00:30:58+00:00

So, You Think You Want to be a Real Estate Mogul?

2016-11-05T00:31:08+00:00

By Mark Ward, CFP®, ChFC® Vice President & Chairman, Investment Policy Committee

Over the course of the last several months my fellow advisors and I have had a remarkable number of comments and questions from clients, friends, and acquaintances regarding the possibilities of investing in real estate.  We get comments like, “I know Austin Real Estate […]

So, You Think You Want to be a Real Estate Mogul? 2016-11-05T00:31:08+00:00