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Memorial Day Honors

Video: Red hot Austin market

Following up on my post yesterday about the supply-and-demand imbalance (see Austin Market Dashboard), check out this from  KVUE:

Who Cares About Water?

A post from friends at H2O4Texas Continue reading

Worst Drought Ever?

No time to write for several days, but an article today from friends at H2O4Texas prompts me to repost: Texas Approaching Worst Ever Drought? It’s still early in the legislative session.  As you saw in my recent summary of our Water Forum at the Texas Capitol, water is getting a lot of attention.  Here’s a quick … Continue reading

Commercial property is a tight market too!

Without elaboration, here is a good summary from Austin Business Journal: Low vacancy:  Office space tight in downtown Austin  

CowParade Auction in Austin — $1.5 million for kids!

CowParade Austin — what a great, fun way to raise money for the kids! Continue reading

Texas #1 for business

A few days ago the Austin Business Journal noted that Texas has the best business climate in the United States, according to Site Selection magazine. What makes Texas attractive?  Here’s an interesting compilation of reports from the business journals in Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Dallas: Grow Texas

Happy Halloween! Haunted houses for sale …

From RISMedia: Top 10 Haunted Homes For Sale Trick or Treat!  Have a great day!

Austin GDP growth compared

Here’s a great summary from the Austin Chamber of Commerce: GDP Growth in U.S. metropolitan areas Austin has been compared to San Jose, California as a high-tech hub for many years, and the comparison continues …

Is a short sale right for you?

Good information and advice: 5 Things You Need to Know to Sell a Home That’s Underwater