Monthly Archives: December 2010

Happy New Year From Mission Mortgage

  Thank you for your support in 2010.  As we enter 2011, we pledge to: • continue providing only top quality service to every client • help more people find the right loan for their needs • share information and … 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. As we know many people are not working tomorrow, December 31, … Continue reading

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Austin Tech Workers Paid Well

In a research survey produced by MarketWatch, Austin was ranked number 2 in the nation for cities with the highest percentage pay difference between workers in the technology industry compared to the average of all private sector employment. While Silicon … Continue reading

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Mark Sprague Fields Mortgage Questions

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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November Existing Home Sales – Two Views

Last week saw the release of November U.S. existing home sales and depending upon which story you read, the results either went up or went down.  What? Do not put your faith in what statistics say until you have carefully … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Mission Mortgage

  Mission Mortgage wishes you all the best during this holiday season.  Our offices will be closed on Friday, December 24. We will re-open on Monday, December 27. Merry Christmas! 

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Development Updates – Crosswater, Mueller, and Jacob’s Well

Recent news indicates a flurry of activity for local developments: A potential new marina on Lake Travis moves forward; A change in ownership at Mueller takes place; and 50 acres of high-density development is thwarted. Crosswater Yacht Club – Lakeway City Council Approves … Continue reading

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Barton Springs Bike Rentals – An Austin Gem

This is the tenth suggestion in our category called “Austin Gems” (see the side bar on the right for a link to past posts). To be listed in our Gems category, we look for attractions and events that go beyond the typical … Continue reading

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Mark Sprague Quoted in Statesman About Bob Wunsch

Mission Mortgage’s Director of Business Development, Mark Sprague, was quoted in Saturday’s edition of the Austin American-Statesman providing comments on the recent foreclosure postings by the company led by Bob Wunsch, Waterstone Development. The article by Shonda Novak in Saturday’s … 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.   Rekindle some nostalgia by watching Edmund Gwenn as Santa … Continue reading

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