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 […]

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 […]

WeWork Waller Park Place Purchase

Report: WeWork may build its own tower in downtown Austin

WeWork Cos. is reportedly on the verge of a major property acquisition in downtown Austin. A Nov. 5 story from The Real Deal, a New York-based real estate news site, details WeWork’s effort to purchase the roughly 4.7-acre Waller Park Place development site from McCourt Global, a real estate entity owned by billionaire and former […]