In 2016, the Austin area added 159 people per day on average. That's the net gain. READ MORE
More than 100 jobs and $8.8 million in capital investment are headed to Pflugerville after officials approved incentive agreements to lure two regional headquarters to the suburban city just north of Austin. READ MORE
The Texas Transportation Commission approved billions of dollars worth of road projects March 28, including plans to alleviate congestion on some of Austin's busiest roads. READ MORE
Led by the West, secondary markets saw a 16-year high in multifamily investment during 2016, according to JLL’s U.S. Multifamily Investment Outlook. A combination of strong job and population growth, as well as above average household formations made cities such as Austin, Denver, Phoenix, Portland and Tampa top targets for multifamily investment. READ MORE
FloSports Inc. is spending some of the $21.2 million it raised in 2016 to increase its headcount and move into expanded office space. The company's capital raise was one of largest venture capital rounds brought in last year by an Austin startup. READ MORE
Austin's booming population growth has been especially evident in downtown, where tower cranes proliferate and change is constant.
Nearly 7,000 people lived in the 78701 ZIP code in 2010, according to a city of Austin report. That will climb to an estimated 29,722 people by 2040. The radical change is forcing many to recalibrate their expectations of downtown. READ MORE