We have helped many people relocate to Austin and EVERYONE has been so thrilled with their decision to make Austin their home.
While doing your relocation homework, you have probably seen many reports about the Austin area. We pulled together some of the accolades bestowed upon our area as of the end of 2011 and, due to space considerations, we didnât even include articles where Austin was ranked in the Top 20 or Top 30 ... just the Top 10! 2012 accolades are already coming in, too!
âClickâ the ranking sub-titles for the full stories from national and international news organizations!
Austin #1 "Boom Town" in US
Austin #1 for highest job levels in a decade
Austin #1 city for being conducive to the creation and development of small businesses
Austin #1 place to start your career
Austin #1 city for resident satisfaction
Texas #1 best state to do business in
Texas #1 for Jobs for the Next 5 Years
Texas #1 place to be for business and industry
Texas #1 in U.S. for biggest 5-year job gains
Austin #2 best job market
Austin #3 best city for single women
Austin #4 best performing city in US
Austin #4 best city for recent grads
Austin #5 on a list of U.S. cities with the most healthy employment outlooks
Austin in Top 5 cities with good jobs and cheap housing
Austin in Top 10 safest places to live in US
Austin in Top 10 of "walkable" cities
Austin in Top 10 of best cities for a weekend vacation
Austin in Top 10 for cities where home construction is taking off
Nowhere, including Austin, has been totally immune from the global downturn of the last few years. But...!
Why has the Central Texas area performed so much better than many areas of the country?
Many reasons all contribute to the Austin story. Here are just a few ...
- For employers, Texas is consistently ranked as the best place to do business;
- Affordable cost of living;
- Diversity of employment;
- One of the best locations in one of the most business friendly states for several years attracts new employers;
- Home of State Government ... one of the few states in the âblackâ;
- No historical housing market bubble ... just steady growth;
- Recognized entrepreneurial spirit;
- Big college town creates vitality, energy and economic support;
... and many more.
Thatâs why so many people Select Austin for their new home!
To further research if Austin may be just the place for you, please call and talk with one of our local market experts (always, friendly, insightful and attentive) or click here to Request your Free Relocation Package. We can quickly provide you with additional area information or, if you are ready to move, we can provide you the latest on the Leasing or Housing market. All of our services are free to you and absolutely no pressure or obligation. We believe in providing you nothing but the most Select Service.