Texas has the second largest population in the U.S. and it's growing rapidly. The average home value has gone up between 20-25% in Austin over the past 10 years. This brings with it huge refinancing opportunities, as well as additional homes on the market. Rising home values means it's easier to get a mortgage in Austin, Texas.
Why buy real estate in Austin, TX?
- Four of Austin's public school systems were included in the 2010 annual education quality ratings of Expansion Management magazine. Nearly 2,800 school districts were reviewed nationwide. Two districts, Eanes and Round Rock, are the highest rated within the magazine's cost-performance categories.
- Austin is known as the most bike-friendly city in Texas!
- Forbes ranked Austin #1 in its Best Cities for Jobs in 2011.