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Austin Job Growth 2011

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Austin was recently featured on the CBS Evening News as the city with the strongest job growth in the U.S. This is somewhat of an “all sunshine” puff piece, but it nevertheless highlights some of the good things happening in Austin. Job growth drives real estate demand, so if this year keeps heading in the […]

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Posted by Steve
7 years ago

Austin Job Growth Strengthening for 2010

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Job growth is the major leading indicator for the real estate market. When employers are hiring, buyers are buying. Though Austin remains in slightly negative territory, it’s the direction of the trend we care about. Austin unemployment never got as bad as the national numbers, and remains in the 6% range compared to 10% nationwide. […]

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Posted by Steve
8 years ago

Austin Economic Forecast for 2009/2010

I’ll be attending the Angelou Economics Austin Economic Forecast today, hosted by the Oak Hill Business and Professional Association. This is a rerun of the presentation presented earlier in the year (but which costs $270 to attend). The power points and information are posted up on the Angelou website, but I always appreciate the question […]

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Posted by Steve
9 years ago