Austin Home Inventory Up

Home inventory in the rest of the U.S. may be down, but not in Austin, Culturemap Austin reports. According to a report by Zillow, Austin has 24 percent more houses for sale than last year, the highest in the nation. In the rest of the country, home inventory is down...

Where Retail Workers Live in Austin

Those who work in retail in Austin tend to live in more affordable areas of town and see most of their income go towards rent according to a new analysis by the Austin Business Journal.   One place they aren’t living is a huge area of central Austin, from Mopac to...

Austin Unemployment Rate Hits Record Low

Austin’s unemployment rate dropped last month to 3.2 percent, the Austin Business Journal reports.   The Austin area had 1.08 million people in the workforce a year ago in October, and 1.1 million workers this October.  The number of available jobs was 1.07 million,...