Austin, Texas rests at the foot of the Texas Hill Country along the banks of the Colorado River, and is the centerpiece of a youthful, growing metropolitan area of 1.7 million people. Austin is the state capital, home of the flagship University of Texas and the self proclaimed "Live Music Captal of the World". Kiplinger magazine named Austin the #1 Best City for the next decade.
A diverse mix of individuals, families, local businesses, creative class entrepreneurs and large corporations from all over the U.S. and the world call Austin home. Austin is a city of inclusion in addition to being a city of green hills, sparkling lakes, abundant parks and a thriving downtown. The natural and built environments co-exist nicely as Austinites respect the past but accomodate the future.
The Austin housing market has remained active and stable and has not experienced a large wave of foreclosures and short sales. A wide range of housing is available including vintage bungalows, new and resale suburban homes, downtown Austin high rise condos and waterfront properties. Prices range from the low 100's to several million dollars.
Living in Austin puts you near rolling hills, green parks, sparkling lakes, great shopping, good schools, fine restaurants, world class universities, performing arts, and one of the best economies in the USA. Forget what you think you know about Texas. Discover Austin--the crown jewel of the Lone Star State.
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