Fall in Love in 2023!

Let’s be honest: The whole new year’s resolution thing is so last month. Whatever you planned or hoped for maybe just didn’t come to pass.

But hope—and love!—springs eternal, and here we are welcoming February, the month of love. What better time to fall in love with this incredible city and embrace the opportunities for a new year?

Experts now suggest that central Texas is well positioned for continued growth. As labor economist Pia Orrenius noted, “The fundamentals of state growth in this region are really healthy.”  Likewise, the housing market is rebounding, with interest rates stabilizing. Makes this beauty of a city even more attractive!

So what are you looking for? What’s your dream date for a home? The Austin metro has features for every taste: elegant, charming, rustic, upscale, and down home. Whatever your “type,” there is a neighborhood just right for you. Put simply, there’s just so much to love about Austin.

If 2023 is the year you want to fall in love, give us a call. The Intelligent Real Estate team loves to make matches! Go beyond dating, beyond mere infatuation. We’ll help you identify the traits you “must have” for the long-term relationship you desire. We’ll set you up with “the one”—and help make 2023 the year you truly fall in love…with your dream home.


About the Author

With over 20 years of experience in real estate, Anne-Marie is the quintessential partner. She couples rock-solid negotiation skills with deep empathy for her clients, and she brings that same commitment to partnering with her agents.

Anne-Marie recruits only the best agents—regardless where they are in their careers—building a family of realtors who truly showcase an intelligent approach to real estate. She offers each agent consistent mentoring and coaching with an eye toward continuous growth and improvement. “When you have values, you add value,” says John Wilson, IRE agent. “I see Anne-Marie as a true partner, and that’s definitely different from other brokerages.” 

Knowing that every agent and every deal deserves a customized approach, Anne-Marie provides professional, creative marketing strategies, tailored to meet the needs of each agent and opportunity. She is passionate about building a brokerage that genuinely meets the needs of both agents and clients.

Anne-Marie has a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and Public Relations from Louisiana State University. She maintains several real estate certifications, notably the CRS© (Certified Residential Specialist), a designation retained by the top 3% of realtors across the country, and the Million Dollar Guild-Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist, recognizing her upper-tier expertise in the luxury ($1M and above) home market.

Family comes first with Anne-Marie. She and Craig have been married for 21 years, and together they are the proud parents of two busy daughters, Mary Hadley (15), and Emma Rose (12).

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