The Schrader Group Blog

US 281 North Expansion Project

Since 2000, TxDOT has had plans to upgrade US 281 north of Loop 1604 to a freeway. (A freeway is a roadway with high-speed, divided mainlanes that go over or under intersecting roadways and access those roadways via entrance and exit ramps. It can be tolled or non-tolled.) Due to a sudden funding shortage in  … Read more

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First look at San Antonio’s $60M Alamodome makeover

The city of San Antonio will have to wait longer than anticipated to show off its new and improved Alamodome to UTSA Roadrunners fans, but municipal officials offered some of us in the media an early glimpse of the $60 million makeover Wednesday. Because of inflation, $60 million doesn’t stretch as far as it did when the  … Read more

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Highlights of San Antonio’s Proposed Annexation

Last week I talked about the increase in residential housing activity in San Antonio and how I felt the historically low interest rates played a part in that. Today, I want to touch on the Annexation 360 Program and the analyses produced by HR&R Advisors and Public Financial Management on said annexation program. San Antonio’s  … Read more

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San Antonio Housing Market and The Economics Behind It

Farming on Hillsides

2015 was an impressive year for San Antonio’s housing market. According to the Real Estate Center located on the Texas A&M campus, 2015 residential home sales for San Antonio had increased roughly 10.8% from 2014’s 26,054 closed transactions. To illustrate this wasn’t a local occurrence between two years, 2015 sales relative to the past decade’s  … Read more

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How is Facebook Going to Help Me Sell My Home?

Facebook increases sales of all kinds, including home sales. It is amazing how quickly a social network can pass on information and develop interest in what you have to offer. As a social site, Facebook is one of the fastest and most reliable in terms of soliciting interest. You can reduce the time your home  … Read more

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14 Remington Way

Quality of construction at its best. This Mediterranean beauty has an open floor plan & exquisite details! From Brazilian teak wood and travertine flooring, stunning custom lighting, niches, built-in cabinetry, top of the line finishes and unique ceiling treatments. A dreamy gourmet kitchen w/granite countertops & travertine backsplash, gas cooking, stainless steel appliances & warming  … Read more

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JUST SOLD – 11502 Burnt Umber

11502 Burnt Umber

Fantastic find in beautiful Hearthstone Ranch! This home sits on almost 3/4 of an acre! All brick and three car garage! Private office, big living rm, separate dining rm, large kitchen with built-in double ovens and granite! Big master with his-and-her closets, double vanity and connected rm great for nursery or workout rm! All bedrooms  … Read more

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JUST SOLD – 2512 Klemm St

Stunning 4/3.5 in great Manor Creek in New Braunfels. Awesome floor plan with 3 bds downstairs! Large open living area and dining rm. Beautiful kitchen with granite counters and slate tile back-splash. Master has a beautiful bath with separate tub/shower, double vanity and big walk-in closet. Secondary bedrooms have surprisingly large walk-ins closets! Huge game  … Read more

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