Office Leasing in Austin

Austin’s retail market remained tight during the third quarter of 2019, with the overall vacancy rate up only slightly quarter-over-quarter—and year-over-year—at 4.3%. Net absorption also remained at the same level compared to last quarter at 175,000 sq. ft., continuing to stay positive for 33 consecutive quarters, or eight years. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Austin’s retail market remains […]

Craft Beer Brewery Water Crisis

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 […]

Georgetown Wolf Lakes Village

Thousands of homes, millions in incentives on deck for Georgetown neighborhood modeled after Italian village

One of the biggest mixed-use developments in Georgetown history is closer to becoming a reality — with millions of dollars in local incentives at play. Georgetown City Council on Tuesday gave initial zoning approval to a planned unit development called Wolf Lakes Village that would feature retail space, parkland, offices for corporate tenants and up […]