MIDLAND – In April, the unemployment rate, locally, was the lowest in Texas at 3.5 percent. “We’re trying to stay one step ahead of the growth, but the economy is moving at a pace where it’s hard to stay one step ahead,” said Courtney Sharp, Midland’s city manager.
“We’re at least 500 housing units […]Continue Reading →
By Shonda Novak
Updated: 5:08 a.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012
Published: 8:54 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, 2012
Thanks in part to healthy job growth, the Austin area’s housing market is on the upswing, an industry expert said Wednesday.
The optimistic local forecast from Eldon Rude also included encouraging […]Continue Reading →
There just isn’t much sweet inventory available in SW Austin right now. Oh sure there are a good handful of fair to mid homes waiting for someone to fix-up or completely refurbish, but not many functional floor plans that are turn key. So this could complicate issues for a growing […]Continue Reading →
According to a recent ABJ article the Alamo Draft House located at the intersection of MOPAC and Slaughter Lane West is set to open early in 2012. This sounds like a special theatre with 8 screens each equiped with Sony 4k projectors and Real 3D projection. Seating for over 800 people. Plus a tequila bar […]Continue Reading →
CORPUS CHRISTI (Corpus Christi Caller-Times) – The South Texas job market is faring better than the rest of the country, according to Ted C. Jones, chief economist and senior vice president of Stewart Title Guaranty Co.
Jones said data from the National Association of Realtors and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics indicate that the number of […]Continue Reading →
The June 10, 2011 Lake Travis View article states that Summit Austin 56 plans to turn a 57 acres along Texas 71 near Bee Cave into hive of youth sports activity. Not to mention the 3,000 foot stretch along 71 that is mixed use retail. So Mom can shop, eat or enjoy friends whilst the kiddos practice […]Continue Reading →
PORT OF CORPUS TO EXTEND SHIP CHANNEL
CORPUS CHRISTI (Corpus Christi Caller-Times) – After more than a decade of planning and looking for funding, the Port of Corpus Christi can now extend the ship channel to an area proposed for the La Quinta trade gateway.
The project received $58.5 million […]Continue Reading →
The Abbeyville: 1 story, 1,972 Square Feet, Three Bedrooms, Two Baths, One Living, Two Dining, Options: 4th Bedroom or Study ILO Sitting, Gameroom, With 3rd Bath (adds 2nd Story), 5th Bedroom at Optional Gameroom, Covered Patio, Extended Covered Patio, Model home floorplan at Avalon Village neighborhood.
The Kirkhill: 2 Story, 2,625 Square […]Continue Reading →
The Ranch House is underway in sw Austin at the southwest corner of Slaughter and Brodie Lanes, adjacent to the Bethany Lutheran Church. The class A complex will have 272 luxury units. Undoubtably this is going to put pressure on the traffic patterns in this area. Thankfully they are continuing the sidewalk on […]Continue Reading →
Austin Texas 2014
Austin Texas 2014
The growth in central Texas continues at a fast pace. The 2013 stats are in and year over year sales price and volume are both up, while days on the market are down. Another year of overall improvement for sellers in this region.
The usual seasonal adjustment […]Continue Reading →