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Homegrown coworking space eyes five new locations, including Pearl area

Luis Escobar has been operating coworking spaces in San Antonio for more than a decade, and his operation, VenturePoint, is preparing to scale up. VenturePoint has 300 members and two locations: Stone Oak and the Medical Center. Escobar has several million dollars from undisclosed Mexican investors for five new locations in San Antonio, which would […]

Apple Campus North Austin

$1B Apple campus coming to North Austin

Apple Inc. plans to build a $1 billion office campus in North Austin, not far from where it already has a major corporate hub. The company announced at 2 a.m. local time Dec. 13 that the new 133-acre facility will be able to handle about 5,000 employees when it opens, and could grow to house […]

Austin Housing Market 2019

Austin among top housing markets to watch in 2019, according to Trulia

Austin is one of the top housing markets to watch next year, according to a Nov. 29 report from real estate website Trulia Inc. The analysis highlights 10 metros poised for meteoric growth in 2019. Austin ranks No. 5, behind Colorado Springs, Colo.; Grand Rapids, Mich.; Jacksonville, Fla. and Bakersfield, Calif. Only one other Texas […]

Amazon HQ2 East Coast Cities

3 cities win jobs after Amazon’s wild HQ2 contest Inc. made it official Tuesday, announcing plans to split its highly coveted second headquarters between the Washington, D.C. and New York City areas. Crystal City — rebranded in Amazon’s announcement as “National Landing” — and Long Island City in Queens will each ultimately get more than 25,000 Amazon HQ2 employees as part of the […]

Austin First $1M Neighborhood

High-priced homes: Austin gets its first $1 million neighborhood

Austin’s rate of million-dollar homes is far from the dizzying levels seen in Silicon Valley. But the Central Texas area has crossed a threshold seen in other affluent, booming metros: Austin has its first neighborhood where the median home price is at least $1 million. That’s according to a report this week from Trulia, a […]