Austin Makes it to List of Cities Where People are Moving into Fastest
A recently published article by Abodo lists Austin as one of the top metropolitan areas where people are moving into the fastest. The study of the moving trends in the top 10 cities included in the list cited several factors as to why they are ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on December 13, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Listed as #1 City to Raise a Family in America
Austin is a great place for young families according to a study done by Value Penguin. The factors that contributed to Austin’s #1 spot on the list were divorce rate, public education, safety, and healthcare. Austin ranks well on lists for all ...
Posted by Allie Stone on October 27, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
America's Next Great Metropolis Is Taking Shape In Texas
If you drive south from Dallas, or west from Houston, a subtle shift takes place. The monotonous, flat prairie that dominates much of Texas gives way to a landscape that rises and ebbs.
The region around Highway 35 is called the Hill ...
Posted by Ricky Cain on October 18, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Millennials Make Austin's 78749 One of U.S.' Hottest Zip Codes
Millennials are a powerful force that dictate on current housing markets, thanks to their fast-rising numbers and growing purchasing power. Because of this, real estate analysts find it valuable to study and project where these young home buyers are ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on October 11, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Makes it to List of Most Fun Cities in the U.S.
Everyone wants to live in a happy place, so this could be the reason why Wallethub compiled a list of the most fun cities in the United States. Using 51 metrics, including number of fitness centers per capita, movie ticket prices, average hours of ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on October 5, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Makes it to List of Hottest Zip Codes for Millennials
The U.S. housing market is largely driven by the growing purchasing power of millennials. Therefore, their choice of residence consequently indicates an area of growth and prosperity, as the places where they move to are most commonly teeming with ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on October 3, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Ranked #6 on a List of the Top 25 Best Cities for Jobs
Want love where you work? In a study done by Glassdoor, Austin was ranked #6 on a list of the top 25 best cities for jobs! There are currently over 45,000 jobs available in Austin, Texas. The median home value is just under $250,000 and the average ...
Posted by Allie Stone on September 23, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Makes it to List of Best Cities for Prospecting
A University of Utah research team identified 10 cities in the U.S. where prospecting efforts may best pay off for business owners and professionals in need of investors, and Austin is one of them. Comparing the social interaction potential in 42 of ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on September 15, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Travel + Leisure Ranks Austin as 9th Best City in the U.S.
Austin did it again! The latest accolade for Texas' capital is its ranking from Travel + Leisure as the "9th best city in the U.S." for T+L's World's Best Awards Readers Survey. The beloved Southern metro beat Portland (a newcomer in the list), ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on September 13, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Top 10 Cities Where Millennials are Living Alone
A recent report compiled by Zillow identifies the top U.S. cities where millennials are currently living alone. The significance of this data lies in the growing purchasing power of millennials and how they are affecting the current real ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on July 31, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
The New Hot Spots Where Americans Are Moving Right Now
A recent study conducted by Realtor® reveals that Austin is one of the top U.S. cities where Americans are moving. Using three data sets from the Census Bureau for migration data from 2009-2013, cross-metro moving requests on Moving.com®, ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on July 21, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Makes it to Top 10 List of Mobile-Friendly U.S. Cities
A recent NerdWallet Inc. report includes Austin in it's list of most mobile-friendly U.S. cities.
Analyzing data from the country's 50 most populous cities, NerdWallet examined carrier network performance, customer service ratings, mobile websites, ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on July 7, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Survey Points to Austin as Best U.S. City to Launch a Tech Startup
Pennsylvania-based Sungard Availability Services Capital Inc. ranked the city of Austin as the best U.S. city for launching a technology startup in its latest survey. The Texan capital was ranked first according to the number of new tech ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on July 6, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Glassdoor Reports Austin is Among Top Cities Where You Can Land Your Dream Job
A recent survey by Glassdoor ranks Austin, Texas among the best city for jobs. Turns out millennials are heading to the right city in the south. Out of 25 cities in the U.S., Austin made it to the sixth place in a ranking based on the ease of ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on June 28, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Makes it to List of Best Cities for Urban Nature Lovers
Eighty percent of Americans live in its urban cities. Who can blame them? Living in the city makes everything within reach. And in spite of the rising living costs, people prefer living in cities where the jobs are, and so are the amazing amenities ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on June 27, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Top Canine-Friendly Cities in the U.S.
A recent survey by the American Pet Products Association reveals that 54.5 million American households (or 44% of the total American population) owns at least one dog. And looking at the the spending of American dog owners from 2001 to 2015, it is ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on June 6, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin: The Latest 'In' City for Success-Driven Millennials
You're fresh out of university and you have three things in mind: pay off your student loans FAST, get a great job (that would help you pay off the loan quicker), and buy a home. Admit it-- being able to afford your home means you've done well in ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on June 2, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Makes it to List of Top 10 U.S. Cities for Jobs
Austin lands the sixth spot in the "Top Ten U.S. Cities for Jobs" list by Glassdoor. With an emphasis on tech jobs as some of the most in-demand jobs of the year, San Jose, California lands the top spot for 2016. Here are the other cities ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on May 25, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Metro or Suburb: Where Millennials are Buying Homes
In a SmartAsset study published this May, there are interesting findings that give insight on recent millennial buying trends and their choice of location when making a real estate investment. As part of our accolades blog post series, we bring ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on May 11, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016
Austin Among Top U.S. Cities with Fast-Rising Home Values
An article published by The Washington Post and featured by Realtor® identifies the top U.S. cities with the fastest rising home values. Here are the hottest zip codes where home prices have seen a rise as much as 194%:
7. Pittsburgh: ZIP Code: ...
Posted by Grace Theriot on May 5, 2016 in Austin Accolades 2016