East Side Studio Tour = Garage Sale

July 26, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Why in the world would the City try to shut down the East Side Studio Tour? This has quickly become a favorite Austin yearly activity. Why not simply treat the direct sale of art, occurring once a year, in the same way home owners are allowed garage

sales? Artists elevate a community in so many ways…not the least of which is economic. Consider Austin”s music industry. The City needs all slots casino to think again about the financial benefits of tourism and increased property values fueled by the annual art tour. Rather than penalize, the City should support the blossoming artist community. Gail Boston, Realtor West Austin Properties

About Gail

Gail Boston Knows Austin CLHMS, Million Dollar Guild, ABR, E-Pro Real Estate Internet Professional, Member Institute for Luxury Home Marketing After growing up locally in Tarrytown and later living in Vienna, London and New York, Gail Boston came back to her favorite place in the world: Austin. This Austin native and former publisher of Buying, Selling & Owning YOUR HOME will go the extra mile to facilitate every phase of your real estate needs. Whether it’s your primary residence or an investment property, Gail is your “go to” real estate expert. Through partnering and her global and local network of experts, she will guide you through the process with professionalism, attention to detail and knowledge. Knowledge + focus + energy = results Her knowledge, focus and energy get results. She has earned a reputation as one of Austin’s most dynamic real estate professionals; successfully serving home buyers and sellers as well as investors and business professionals. Gail has expertise in luxury residential and waterfront, Eanes School district homes, creative commercial spaces, land acquisition and conservation, and the downtown condo market. Gail is deeply committed to the Austin community and the philosophy of sustainability. She volunteers with Red Cross, Green Gate Farms, Cherrywood Art Fair, Greater Austin Chapter of Families with Children from China, Woodland Reach and more. She enjoys living in West Lake Hills with her husband, daughter and two dachshunds. Besides family, her interests include native plant gardening, hiking, opera, kayaking, fly fishing, cooking, reading and travel. Contact Gail @ gail@westaustin.com or 512-626-5348