The final stretch of summer is here!
Whether you're cranking up the BBQ or enjoying some time outdoors, we wish you plenty of sun and fun.
Below you’ll find a few local happenings, insider tips and lifestyle content curated for the season.
Real Estate in the News
Austin Home Sales Hint At a Recovery
The Austin housing market appears to be rebounding with rising prices due to lower inventory.
Read more here.
Classic Austin Activities You Can Still Enjoy This Summer
While it’s easy to think about all of the things we cannot do during the pandemic, let’s shine a little light on some classic Austin activities that we can enjoy. Learn more here.
5 Drive-In Movie Theaters Near Austin
Due to COVID and social distancing guidelines, drive-in movie theaters are making a comeback. See the list here.
Lifestyle Tips & Tricks
Looking for Ways to Keep the Kids Entertained?
Patch has compiled a few safe activities to keep the family busy outdoors. All of these activities can be done wearing a mask and with social distancing practices in mind. Find your next great family bonding experience and reduce everyone's stress.
Check Out These Safe Outdoor Family Activities.
36 Of The Best Summer Grilling Recipes Perfect for Those Summer Nights
Fire up the grill and try one of Better Homes and Garden's favorite grilling recipes for your next summer cookout. Choose from classic main dishes—grilled chicken, steak, burgers, salmon, ribs, and more—or a delicious side, like grilled corn or pineapple. Dessert is even covered—all fresh off the grill.
19 Designer Tips for Lightening Up a Dark Room
Brightening up a dark space is a common challenge when designing a room. While a major renovation can certainly assist, knocking down walls or adding windows are thankfully not the only options. There are foolproof tricks that the pros use to add light in dark spaces. From painting the ceiling to layering in accessories, Elle Decor rounded up their favorite tips to help you let the light in.