Going Green in Austin : Questions & Answers

change location

cancel or


Steve Carter, Home Owner in Washington, DC
Steve Carter answered:
Where is a good place in Austin to BUY a natural rain collecting barrel?
I think this getting a whiskey barrel is an awesome idea! It would be much easier to blend that in with the landscaping. Going green is vogue right now, thank goodness, so I'd ask aroun ... more
0 votes Share Flag Wed Sep 3, 2014 Going Green in Austin
Betina Forem…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Betina Foreman answered:
Are there any concerns over water usage during the summer months in Austin?
The cities of Austin, Round Rock, Pflugerville, Cedar Park, Leander and Spicewood all have watering restrictions. How severe they are depends on the level of drought. We have been in ex ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 24, 2013 Going Green in Austin
Betina Forem…, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Betina Foreman answered:
Home Owner Association rules about solar panels.
There is a home in 78746 with solar panels that's for sale right now. This home is on Westwood, and it was built this year and has 4 beds, 4 baths, 2 car garage and is listed for $ ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun May 6, 2012 Going Green in 78746
Alison Shuman, Real Estate Pro in Austin, TX
Alison Shuman answered:
Can I re-coup the money spent on a new metal roofing when selling a house?
If you want a metal roof, put on a metal roof. You can then enjoy it. Unfortunately, you will be unlikely to recover the cost when you go to sell.
0 votes Share Flag Fri May 20, 2011 Going Green in Austin
Sharon Selig…, Real Estate Pro in 78669
Sharon Seligman answered:
Are the benefits of a green built home clear to you, as a buyer or selling agent?
I must disagree with Bruce. In fact, the methods of identifying and rating the "green" status of a home are quite sophisitcated and continually improving. A LEEDS rating, Leadership i ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Oct 23, 2008 Going Green in Austin
Search Advice


Email me when…

Learn more

Meet the Trulia VIPs
Topher Rogers, Broker in 78641
Topher Rogers
Riley Masterson, Agent in Austin
Riley Masterson
Linda Graves, Agent in Austin
Linda Graves
George Kiefer, Broker in Austin
George Kiefer
Home > Q&A > Texas > Travis County > Austin > Going Green in Austin
Copyright © 2014 Trulia, Inc. All rights reserved.   |  
Have a question? Visit our Help Center to find the answer