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South Lamar — Austin Eclectic


For Austinites and visitors alike, the 6th Street entertainment district and SoCo (South Congress Avenue) are common attractions, but a short stretch of South Lamar Boulevard

The Broken Spoke -- the last great Texas boot-scootin' honky-tonk

The Broken Spoke -- the last great Texas boot-scootin' honky-tonk

has developed a thriving culture — emphasizing the kind of eclecticism that makes Austin Austin.

Check out this variety among 100 businesses just south of downtown Austin:

Mom's TattoosUchi SushiBlack Sheep Lodge
Alien ScootersJuicebox and Soup PeddlerPalm and Card Reader
The Austin American-Statesman summarizes: 
“The once-gritty row of used-car lots and repair shops has evolved
into a dense collection of locally owned businesses, many of which have sprung up in the past 10 years.”

Maria's TacoXpress 

Dynamic, entrepreneurial, and fun …

the essence of Austin, well represented in “SoLa .”

Here’s the whole Statesman article:

Enjoy!  And better yet, come see us in Austin!

About Bill Morris, Realtor

Many years of business experience (high tech, client service, business organization and start-up, including 18 years in real estate) tell me that service is the key to success and I look forward to serving you. I represent both buyers and sellers throughout the Austin metropolitan area, which means first-hand market knowledge is brought to bear on serving your needs. Learn more about my background and experience, my commitment to my clients, my profession, and to the real estate industry at CentralTexasHomeSearch.com.

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