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Financial Benefits of Living in Austin

Living in Austin has its Benefits! I know that everyone breathes a sigh of relief when tax season ends, if for no other reason than not to have to hear about taxes all the time! So bear with me one … Continue reading

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Austin Economy Thriving: Biotech Industry Bringing new Residents

Thriving Austin Economy thanks to Austinites Innovation The Austin economy has long been known for its tech industry, but over the last decade another industry has quietly been making a name for itself in the field of biotechnology. This industry … Continue reading

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Austin Things To Do: 4 Great Austin Coffee Shops

Get a Good Cup of Coffee at these Austin Coffee Shops In Austin coffee shops, the quirky and unique gather. Take the South Congress area for example, where a major chain coffee shop could not compete with the local Austin … Continue reading

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Taxes and Procrastination

Subscribe to our RSS feed! This is not part of the four part series, but tax time does seem to bring out the procrastinator in a lot of us.  Perhaps when it comes to putting off doing your taxes, it’s as … Continue reading

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Austin Things To Do: Fishing

Subscribe to our RSS feed! The weather in March and April is one of the best things about living in Central Texas.  The cool mornings and sunny afternoons for the next few weeks are perfect fishing weather.  State parks all across Texas … Continue reading

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Austin Things To Do: Hotels

Subscribe to our RSS feed! Wondering where you might spy some famous faces this week during South by Southwest?  Austin’s trendy hotels would be a good place to start: The Newest Chic Address in Austin On December 9, 2010, the … Continue reading

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Austin Things To Do: Transportation

Subscribe to our RSS feed! Neophyte Austinites might have a few trials and tribulations when it comes to getting around the music city.  Once you get the hang of it though, Austin is a big city with little town-ease when … Continue reading

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The Economics of SXSW

Subscribe to our RSS feed! What started as a way to put Austin music in the spotlight for a week, has turned into a ten day, multimedia extravaganza that hits Austin every March.  South By Southwest (SXSW) is expected to … Continue reading

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Austin Things To Do: Live Music

Subscribe to our RSS feed! Awhile back, we gave the background on how Austin became the Live Music Capital of the World. There are a number of venues that helped put Austin on the live music map, like the Continental … Continue reading

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Home Prices in Austin

Subscribe to our RSS feed! Home prices are generally up in Austin, with the median price for a home in the Austin area about $190, 300.  Overall, home prices increased 4.1 percent in the fourth quarter last year, as reported … Continue reading

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