House Stalking at Mueller

A while back, I started to send out letters to folks at Mueller based on the floor plan of their homes. I felt a little bad about stalking a home for a client. My letters were thus apologetic – I had to use tax record data to find plans that matched our needs...

Mueller Affordable Rental Program

I got this Mueller Austin question today, and I thought I would answer it here for the benefit of anyone else who is interested. “I am interested in receiving Mueller guidelines for income to qualify for an Affordable Home for Rental.” The essence of the...

Mueller Affordable Homes – More Tax Appraisal Woes

I love the Mueller Affordable Program, I’ll just put that out there as my bias before I start talking about tax appraisals. It’s that time of year when Travis County Appraisal District give everyone the bad news that property taxes are going up. The real...

Can I rent out my Affordable Home at Mueller?

There are so many misconceptions about the Mueller Affordable Program – the income qualified housing scheme at the old airport redevelopment in Austin that I thought I’d better answer this question. The reason I’m compelled to answer this particular...

Mueller Detached Home For Lease

Can I lease a home in Mueller? It’s a common question – both for people wanting to try the neighborhood before they buy, or for those waiting for a new home to be built. More recently, it’s been the only option for people who want to live here at all...

Where is the Mueller Northwest Greenway?

One of the quieter parks in Mueller Austin is the Northwest Greenway. It borders Dell Children’s Medical Center and The Greenway Lofts lo-rise condominium project. If you look for the park online you’ll see the address as 1311 Philomena Street, and this...

Mueller New Home Building FAQ

Yesterday, a friend of my wife called me to ask me a few questions about living here at Mueller. She was a first time home buyer, and had many concerns and questions about building a new home here. She was already working with a real estate agent, so I answered as a...

Are we there yet?

Here’s a quick list of predicted dates for completion of Mueller Austin construction projects, as reported via the PIAC at today’s Mueller Neighborhood Association meeting: Mueller HEB – July 2013 (was June 21st) Berkman Drive – 1st week of May...

How Much Are My Green Home Utilities?

Living in my green home bubble at Mueller Austin, I sometimes forget that other Texans don’t always enjoy the same low utility bills that I do. This became apparent on Friday when a prospective buyer asked me how much my electricity bill was after seeing the...