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Working & Living in Austin: Job Growth & Affordability

For many people, two major factors of moving to a new city are jobs and affordability. Those priorities make sense, right? You ask yourself: 1. Where am I going to work and make my living? 2. Based on my projected income, can I afford to live, play, and work in this city? Both are important […]

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Getting to Know Austin’s Culture

Thinking of moving to Austin? Well, my friend, you’ve made the right choice. Austin is the perfect combination of small town charm and big city vibe with a laid back, energized, and quirky attitude. From great food, outdoor and lakeside activities, and tons of sunshine to an abundant mix of live music, big attractions like […]

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Tips for Listing your Home as a Vacation Rental for SXSW

Renting a house for a short period of time has become an increasingly popular option for Austin homeowners looking for a little extra money in their pockets and tourists seeking housing. With SXSW kicking off this week, the demand for short-term rentals (STR) is expected to spike. If you’re a homeowner looking to rent your […]

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App to Track Your Energy Usage

A little extra money saved can go a long way, especially during the holiday season. In the few months when Central Texas homes actually need their heat on, it’s easy to forget how much this extra energy can add to your utilities bill. Fortunately, Austin Energy has released a new and simple way for you […]

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Vote for Texas’ Future; Vote for Prop. 6

Early voting is currently underway! As residents in Central Texas (or potential residents), there are issues that are important to the future of the area. So, we encourage you to get the voting booths early to support Proposition 1 and Proposition 6. And don’t forget, the uniform election is on Tuesday, November 5, if you […]

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