New Mixed Use Development in Cedar Park

New Mixed Use Development in Cedar Park

A new mixed-use development in Cedar Park is underway, the Austin Business Journal reports. The project was started as a way to add office space closer to where workers are living.  American Constructors found that their employees were living in the suburbs in Cedar...
Austin’s GDP 2nd in the US

Austin’s GDP 2nd in the US

Austin’s Gross Domestic Product was the 2nd highest in the nation, the Austin American Business Journal reports. The Gross Domestic Product measures the total amount of all the goods and services that come out of the Austin metro area and was $125.8 billion in 2016,...
Austin Most Fun City in Texas

Austin Most Fun City in Texas

Austin came in as the top fun city in Texas in WalletHub’s new study, the Austin American Statesman reports. It’s probably not surprising to most Texans that we beat out other cities like Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio.  However Austinites who like to have a good...
Waller Creek Improvements Continue

Waller Creek Improvements Continue

Construction will begin this week on improvements to Waterloo Park, the Austin American Statesman reports. Waterloo Park will see a $64 million dollar overhaul that the city hopes will be completed by the end of 2019. The new redesign will have an amphitheater, a...
Austin Housing Market Most Expensive in Texas

Austin Housing Market Most Expensive in Texas

It’s unlikely to surprise anyone who has looked to buy or rent in the city of Austin recently, but Austin came in as the most expensive market in the state of Texas in a recent mid-year report, Culturemap Austin reports.   For January through June 2017, 48.7 percent...
New Suburban Austin Development

New Suburban Austin Development

The suburbs of Austin are growing.  In fact, about two of every three people who move to the Austin area decide to call the suburbs home.  The Austin Business Journal reports on several mixed-use projects in the works for towns around Austin. In Pflugerville,...
A New Kind of Development in Westlake

A New Kind of Development in Westlake

A new mixed-use development in Westlake is a completely new type of build for the tony zip code, the Austin Business Journal reports. Located across from Barton Creek Mall on 16 acres, the project will have an apartment building with 168 units, 71 townhomes, and a...
Austin Rental Market Hints at Stabilizing

Austin Rental Market Hints at Stabilizing

After several years of growth in rent, there are signs that Austin’s rental market is seeing a leveling off, Bisnow reports.   Austin did not make Abodo’s list of the the biggest increases in rent.  New Orleans and Corpus Christi topped that list. Austin’s increase in...