April 9, 2021

Whisper Valley Homes Eligible for Renewable Energy Tax Credits

The Austin real estate market is currently the hottest in the nation, experiencing record low inventory and skyrocketing home prices. If you’re currently hunting for a new home in Austin, it can be difficult to find many ways to save in this seller’s market. However, one of the benefits of...

March 30, 2021

10 First-Time Homebuyer Loans and Programs

There are many first-time homebuyer programs and grants available to help you afford your first real estate purchase, generally assisting with the down payment and closing costs. We’ve rounded up some of the best national grants, programs and loans for first-time homebuyers that can help get you...

March 10, 2021

Eco-Friendly Organization Tips for Your Home

Spring cleaning is upon us! Take your housework a step further by committing to a more sustainable home environment. If you’re ready to get your home in shape but aren’t sure where to start, check out Whisper Valley’s eco-friendly organization tips for your home. Eco-Friendly...

February 26, 2021

Whisper Valley GeoGrid Delivers During Texas Winter Storm

The devastating February 2021 Texas winter storm left millions across the state without power and heat during frigid temperatures. While state leaders and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) are currently assessing the shortcomings of the grid, Whisper Valley’s revolutionary...

February 8, 2021

Austin Expected to Be Nation’s Top Housing Market in 2021

For the second year in a row, real estate experts believe Austin will be the nation’s top housing market. Data from a Q4 Zillow report shows Austin outpaced all other large U.S. metro markets by the end of 2020, and predicts that momentum isn’t slowing down any time soon. Austin is...

January 27, 2021

What is a HERS Rating and Why Does it Matter in Your Home?

When searching for a new home in Austin, you may come across the term “HERS Rating” without a whole lot of context. The Home Energy Rating System (HERS) is the industry standard by which a home’s energy efficiency is measured, and it’s the nationally recognized system for inspecting and...

January 13, 2021

What Does Zero-Energy-Capable Living Mean?

Whisper Valley is unlike any other sustainable community in the nation thanks to the EcoSmart Solution, the green energy service provider to all the homeowners in our community. EcoSmart utilizes geothermal heating and cooling paired with solar PV to power your home, enabling zero-energy-capable...

December 30, 2020

Big Reasons to Move to Austin in the New Year

2021 is shaping up to be an incredible year to move to Austin. Major tech corporations like Tesla and Oracle are heading to the Capital City, driving up demand for new homes in great locations. Fortunately for all the new people moving to Austin, Phase 2 of Whisper Valley is underway and will...

December 23, 2020

Winter Energy Saving Tips

Want to stay warm while keeping your energy bill low this winter?  Follow Whisper Valley's winter energy saving tips to help you save money and increase your home’s overall efficiency. Start off by setting your thermostat at 68 degrees or lower in the winter. Each degree higher uses 3 percent...

November 23, 2020

Introducing Sonnen Home Battery in Whisper Valley Homes

The EcoSmart Solution package in Whisper Valley keeps evolving to offer the latest and greatest in home technology. Now, we're introducing the Sonnen home battery as an optional upgrade for homes in Phase 2. The Sonnen home battery offers energy storage for managing solar energy in your home....