Austin students may be able to play their favorite blues, jazz and rock n' roll hits on guitars soon, as a result of a recent donation from the Gibson Company. On December 17, 2012, the City of Austin received 100 guitars from the Gibson Company to provide new creative learning opportunities to local Read More
Some people travel during the holiday season, but recent data showed that gas prices in Austin have fallen in the weeks before Christmas. According to the Austin Business Journal, the average price per gallon in the Austin area dropped to $3.05 as of December 14, 2012, which is 20 cents lower than the Read More
The Austin economy is improving, due in part to three local companies that added numerous jobs over the past year. In December 2012, Inc. Magazine named Austin's Surveying and Mapping, Xtreme Power and Volusion to its Texas Hire Power list, which ranks Lone Star State employers based on job creation and Read More
In 2012, Austin ranked among the top U.S. cities in terms of adding private-sector jobs. According to the Austin Business Journal, a recent On Numbers analysis showed that more than 24,000 jobs were added to the Austin economy between October 2011 and October 2012 - the 15th-most among U.S. metros. Read More
People who are searching for quality houses may want to consider some of the homes for sale in Austin. The city boasts an expanding business sector, which is reflected in its ranking on a recent list of the world's fastest-growing economies.
According to the Austin Business Journal, a December 2012 Read More
Justin Timberlake, an actor and singer who once performed in the pop group 'N Sync, could be serving up new dishes for Austin diners. According to the Austin Business Journal, Timberlake is considering several cities to expand his upscale barbecue restaurant, Southern Hospitality BBQ, including Austin. Read More
New Year's Eve comes only once a year, and this celebration provides an ideal opportunity to spend time in Austin. People who are exploring some of the homes for sale in Austin or already own houses in the city can enjoy several notable events throughout the area.
Austin's New Year
Austin's New Read More
With less than two weeks until Christmas, holiday shoppers are visiting retailers to find quality products for friends and family members. In Austin, local police officers are encouraging these buyers to stay safe during the season through a new program.
The Auto Theft Interdiction Project is an initiative Read More
People who are considering some of the homes for sale in Austin may appreciate recent statistics that show the city's real estate values are rapidly improving. According to the San Francisco Business Times, a December 2012 Urban Land Institute report ranked Austin fourth among the nation's real Read More
Recent economic analysis shows that Austin is making strides financially, and the city's success could help attract more people to a few of the area's homes. People who are interested in some of the homes for sale in Austin can quickly become residents in the booming metro.
According to the Austin Read More