In light of Austin’s continued success on best cities lists, we thought we would tell you a little bit about what we think make Austin so great!
- #1 Boom Town – Forbes
- #2 Top Tech City to Move to in 2016 – Huffington Post
- #3 Best City for Filming – MovieMaker
- #4 Best-Performing City, Where Jobs are Created & Sustained – Milken Institute
- #5 Among America’s Most Future-Ready Cities – Harvard University
As with real estate, Austin ranks high for location, location, location!!! Austin is by far the winner when it comes to where our beloved city sits on the map and the many places in and around that creates a perfect spot to call home. Our gorgeous hill country scenery, clear water lakes and amazing landscape will take your breath away.
Outdoors in Austin, you will have plenty to do within the city such as hiking Mount Bonnell, jogging around Ladybird Lake, swimming at Barton Springs and playing at Zilker Park.
If festivals or sports are more your thing, Austin is home to SXSW, ACL Festival, X-Games, Formula One, the University of Texas Longhorns, Round Rock Express, Texas Stars, Austin Spurs, and the list goes on and on and on!
Additionally, with Austin being in the middle of the state, trips to Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and the beach are just a few hours away.
Our weather makes it easy to enjoy the many opportunities for entertainment around Austin. Since freezing temps only occur on average 25 days out of the year, Austin is ideal for outdoor fitness, recreation and relaxation!
There is no doubt about it that when it comes to businesses, Austin has a plethora of industries, companies and unique people that make up the job sector of our city. With companies such as Golfsmith, Whole Foods, Dell, National Instruments, and others; Austin captures the entrepreneurial spirit and continues to produce up and coming opportunities for those like-minded.
And one must not forget to mention our food selection!!! Restaurants like Chuy’s, HopDoddy, Qui, Franklin’s BBQ and the local Food Trucks top some of the best reasons to visit or reside in Austin! You definitely won’t go hungry.
We could go on and on, but we really just hope that you will find out for yourself and explore all of the many possibilities Austin has to offer!!
If you or someone you know is interested in buying or selling real estate, please contact Kathleen Bucher at 512.794.6644 or KathleenBucher@mac.com. It would be an honor to earn your business!