Monthly Archives: November 2010

Mortgage Questions Are Answered

Q&A WITH MARK SPRAGUE Mark Sprague is a noted and respected expert on the real estate industry and the Austin market, in particular. He is also the Director of Business Development for Mission Mortgage and we are fortunate to have … Continue reading

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More Job News For Austin

Reports continue to show that Austin’s employment outlook is positive as more jobs are being created and more companies are bringing in additional jobs to the area.  Below are some of the recent highlights. Austin added 18,200 jobs in the … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving from Mission Mortgage

Your blogger, Michael Ikeya Marketing Coordinator Mission Mortgage   Mission Mortgage will be closed on Thursday, November 25 and Friday, November 26. Our offices will re-open on Monday, November 29 at 8:30 am.

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Artist Jared Dunten Honored at A&M Game

Mission Mortgage had the distinct pleasure of displaying the artwork of Jared Dunten in our space, The Gallery at Mission Mortgage. His artwork opened our gallery space and brought life and color to our office walls.  Last weekend at the … Continue reading

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VIRUS WARNING: Holiday Shoppers Beware

A resurgence of a past computer virus attack is circulating once again this holiday season. The virus comes in an email that appears to be sent by UPS, FedEx, or the US Postal Service (USPS).  The text in the email … Continue reading

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More Rebates for Appliances in Texas

If you are planning to buy any appliances this holiday season, you may want to wait until December 20th. The Texas Comptroller has announced that mail-in rebates for certain appliances will once again become available starting on that date. The … Continue reading

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Mission’s Mark Sprague Quoted in the Statesman

Mark Sprague, Director of Business Development at Mission Mortgage, was quoted in an article by Shonda Novak in the Austin American-Statesman on Saturday, November 20.  The article was covering a story about the Sweetwater development on Highway 71.  An investor … Continue reading

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Four Things To Do In Austin This Week

This feature highlights four events or activities in Austin and the surrounding area every week.  If you have suggestions for events to be mentioned, please email them to info@missionmortgage.com. 1. The East Austin Studio Tour continues through Sunday with over … Continue reading

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Central Texas Job Projections

The Texas Workforce Commission released their semi-annual report detailing job growth estimates this week.  The commission uses historical data, known future growth plans, and estimated future changes to derive their numbers.  The report breaks down growth by region and then … Continue reading

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Welcome Savory Spice Shop

This is the ninth entry in our category called “Austin Gems” (see the side bar on the right for a link to past posts). We post items in our Gems category that go beyond the typical tourist hotspots.  We try to focus on places and … Continue reading

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