Austin Area Home Sales – March 2015 Statistics

Austin-area home prices reach all-time high, home sales set record for March 2015 AUSTIN, Texas – April 21, 2015 – Austin-area single-family home prices hit an all-time high, while single-family home sales volume set a record for the month of March according to the March … [Read more...]

Austin – January 2015 Home Sales Rise

Austin-area home prices hit all-time high for January, home sales rise in January 2015 Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for January 2015                 AUSTIN, Texas – February … [Read more...]

Living in a State of well-being …

What happens when Gallup interviews more than 176,000 U.S. adults across all 50 states, conducted from January to December 2014 in the following five essential areas of well-being? Add all the scores up and you get a Well-Being Index; the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index … [Read more...]

Is Austin in a Bubble ? …. Nope!

  Is Austin in a Bubble ? .... Nope! - By Shonda Novak - American-Statesman Staff Is Austin in a Bubble ? Online real estate site Trulia recently issued a report saying that the Austin metro areas has the most overvalued home prices in the country. That has drawn the … [Read more...]

Austin unemployment drops below 4 percent!

Austin's unemployment rate dropped sharply in April. That's great news for Austin economic strength and those seeking work, but troublesome for recruiters trying to fill empty posts... Will we see more out of state recruiting?   Austin needs you! Original article by … [Read more...]

The Top 5 U.S. Cities That Are Driving the Future – Austin Number One!

The Top 5 U.S. Cities That Are Driving the Future (a third of the top 12 are from Texas…..) Original article from Business Insider 01/07/2014 The American economy is being reshaped by the booming industries of technology and energy, according to new rankings by the Milken … [Read more...]

Texas is the Best State for Business 2013

original article by JP Donlon, ChiefExecutive.net   Texas ranked #1 overall in the following three categories: Taxations & Regulations Workforce Quality Living Environment Based on CEO Survey by ChiefExecutive.net  Key Metrics State of Texas GDP • % … [Read more...]

The Top 50 Barbecue (BBQ) Joints in Texas! Austin has #1!

The Top 50 Barbecue Joints in Texas! by Texas Monthly Staff,  Tue May 14, 2013 5:15 pm   The List: The Top 50 Barbecue Joints UPDATE: If you follow @TMBBQ's Twitter account (and if you're reading this, you should), then you'll know that the best joint in the … [Read more...]