#EVAustin Advisor Spotlight: Alicean Harwood
Our Real Estate Advisor, Alicean Harwood, shares where to dine in, pick up curbside, shop, and play in Austin!
What area of Austin is your favorite? Cedar Park 78613
What is your favorite Austin restaurant to dine in? Matts El Rancho
What is your favorite Austin restaurant for picking up curbside? P Terrys Burger Stand
Photo Credit: P Terry’s Burger Stand
What is your favorite Austin restaurant for delivery? Local Slice Pizza
What is your Austin favorite shop to pop into? Outdoor Voices
What is your go-to Austin coffee place? Starbucks, I like to order a Venti Pink Drink with Vanilla (I don’t drink coffee)
What is your favorite Austin spot for exercise? My Peloton at home
What is your favorite thing to do on the weekends? Watch Texas Longhorn Football
Where do you suggest an Austin “staycation”? Fredericksburg
Photo Credit: Fredericksburg Texas Online
What do you like most or is most rewarding about your job? I love helping people realize their real estate dreams!
What would you say is your real estate “tagline”? Alicean Harwood is committed to her clients!
What do you notice first about a home? Curb appeal, but I don’t think that makes or breaks a house. Finding a floorplan that works for you is most important.
“Theres no better time to buy or sell than now”. Please explain further your thoughts on the current real estate market in Austin and surrounding areas. Right now is a great time to buy AND sell in the Austin area. As a seller, you are getting top dollar. Multiple offers are the norm right now. As a buyer, Austin Area continues to increase in equity and value in real estate. With interest rates so low right now, get in on that!
What makes your approach to real estate different from others? I care about my clients and want the best for the, no matter how long that takes. I love the Austin area so I love to share my wealth of knowledge about what makes it so great, especially for my buyers and out of state clients.
Whats your favorite cocktail recipe? Cranberry Juice, Pineapple Juice and Malibu Rum!
What is your favorite holiday recipe? Baking! Honestly anything! Cookies, Cakes, ANYTHING sweet.
Where is your favorite place you’ve ever traveled to and what made it so wonderful? Traveling to Italy, my dream vacation. Seeing the tuscany and visiting an organic farm and vineyards to visiting the coastal area of Cinque Terra, and riding in gondolas in Venice… and just exploring! Food and Wine were AMAZING there! Also just seeing places that are just so much older than anything I’ve ever seen in the U.S!
Photo Credit: Travelers Joy-Cinque Terre
Favorite hobby? Playing the piano and singing.
What is your daily routine like? Getting the kids ready and out the door for school. Working, then back home to help the kids with after school activities and cooking dinner! I end the day by just spending time with my husband after the kids go down.
What is something you are passionate about? I am very passionate about my church-Austin Stone Community Church. I also run a non-profit called Camp 2911, we host a summer camp for teens in foster care!
Keep up with Alicean on Instagram by going here!