Bill Morris, Realtor

Many years of business experience (high tech, client service, business organization and start-up, including almost 20 years in real estate) tell me that service is the key to success and I look forward to serving you. I represent both buyers and sellers throughout the Austin metropolitan area, which means first-hand market knowledge is brought to bear on serving your needs. Learn more about my background and experience, my commitment to my clients, my profession, and to the real estate industry at
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Market pause?

Over the past few months the Austin real estate business saw evidence of some market resistance to rising prices and interest rates. Here are some details. Continue reading

Market transition?

The Austin-area residential market in 2022, so far, is marginally “calmer” than 2021, but our supply and demand issues continue. Continue reading

Memorial Day — Remember and Honor

Remember and honor the fallen and what they mean to our history and our future. Continue reading

Texas Homeowners — Your vote is needed!

It’s time to VOTE ro Texas Proposition 2 to increase the homestead exemption. Details in this post. Continue reading

Austin’s 2021 home price distribution

2021 saw the most dramatic shift in the distribution of home sale prices we’ve seen. Here are the details, with comparisons back to 2011. Continue reading

Quarterly update – Austin residential real estate

The first quarter of 2022 showed much the same demand pattern that we saw in 2021, with continuing supply constraints and upward price pressure. Here are the details. Continue reading

Housing supply remains strained

We continue to sell more homes than we list, but despite that unit sales were up in February year-over-year, and price growth remains high. Continue reading

New Homes vs. Resales — Are we making progress?

Strong and growing demand for housing in the Austin area has outpaced the ability to build or list enough homes to keep up. These market statistics paint a challenging picture. Continue reading

What to Expect in 2022

Many market watchers forecast somewhat calmer market conditions in 2022, but the pace of job and population growth in Austin makes that less certain here. Continue reading

Cash-Shiller Index – How do we compare now?

The pace of home price growth in the Austin area outpaced the Case-Shiller indices in 2021. Severe supply shortages continue to complicate our markets in 2022. Continue reading