Austin, Houston Fuel Hot Housing Market

June 26, 2012 2:56 pm Texas A&M Real Estate Center AUSTIN – Citing recent real estate market data, RECON summarizes that Austin and Houston were among the Texas cities that reported increases in existing home sales and median home prices last month. Austin...
Austin home sales up 25% in May

Austin home sales up 25% in May

  June 21, 2012 3:01 pm Austin Board of Realtors AUSTIN – Continuing its shift into a seller’s market, the Austin metro area saw a 25 percent increase in sales of existing homes in May, while the median price rose 10 percent, according to new data...
Texas Small Businesses Continue to Grow

Texas Small Businesses Continue to Grow

February 19, 2013 1:27 pm According to the Austin Business Journal, small businesses provide nearly half of Texas’ private-sector jobs, and self-employment is growing across the state. Texas’ 2.3 million small businesses — 98.7 percent of the state’s employers —...
Two More Hotels To Break Ground

Two More Hotels To Break Ground

February 28, 2013 12:53 pm The hotel market in Austin is hot! Downtown Austin observers have had their eyes peeled on the intense construction activity at the JW Marriott hotel site, now sporting three massive tower cranes.“The reason we are here is that we saw the...