The homes in Allandale may be small but the lots are big, making them ideal for remodeling and reselling. An article in today’s Homes section of the Austin American-Statesman, "Rebirth of a classic: Old-fashioned flavor, boom in remodeling make Allandale a strong seller," by Charles Ealy, says there  are 15 remodels on the market now. The article includes an interview with Gerald Lamar who lived in Allandale at one time and who has remodeled and sold a number of home here over the years. His latest is a home on Pinecrest he recently sold.