As everyone knows, more jobs means more housebuyers. Â As jobs grow, consumer confidence grows. Â So not only will people have more income to spend but also will be less reluctant to spend it. Â Well, fortunately, Austin is once again on the top-ten list of job growth. Â With 14, 300 new jobs in the past year, they land at #6 on the list. Â And if you look at percentage growth, they are actually #1 on the list. Â Hopefully, for the sake of agents and current homeowners this pattern will continue.
Once again, Austin finds itself atop another top ten list. Â This time it is Yahoo Real Estate’s 10 Best Cities for the Next Decade. Â Austin grabbed the top spot based on itÂ beingÂ a city of ideas and also its great opportunities for small businesses. Â Along with it’s fun atmosphere and growth potential, Austin edged out Seattle.