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10. Austin, TX

Price-to-rent ratio: 14.73Difference from national average: +23%Price-to-rent ratio 5-year change: +19%Median home listing price: $381,147Approximate monthly mortgage payment: $1,525Median rent (2-bedroom): $1,622

Unlike Houston and San Antonio, the Texan capital has a price-to-rent ratio higher than the national average, at 14...

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Plane flying from Austin TX to Honduras crashes and breaks in half, and everyone survives

A private plane carrying at least six US passengers from Austin, TX crashed on the small runway at Toncontin airport in Honduras’s capital, Tegucigalpa. The plane split in half, but miraculously nobody was seriously injured.

According to the BBC:

The Gulfstream G200 aircraft was on a private flight from Austin, Texas, when it skidded off the runway and into a ditch at Toncontin...

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Texas-based OJO Labs raises $20.5 million to bring AI to real estate

A group of real estate, financial services, and home services companies are joining together to help bring artificial intelligence to real estate and beyond.

Austin, Texas-based OJO Labs announced on Friday that it raised $20.5 million in Series B funding, which it plans to use to “supercharge” the development of its AI products.

OJO Labs first offering is “OJO,” an AI-based as...

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Property Details for 1911 Barge St

1911 Barge St, Austin, TX 78745
Year Taxes Land Additions Total Assessment 2017 $2,409 $108,000 + N/A = $108,000 2016 $2,409 $108,000 + N/A = $108,000 2015 $4,275 Price Not Available + N/A = $186,188

The price and tax history data displayed is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from the local jurisdiction...

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Texas AG Ken Paxton wants to beat back Austin’s new sick-leave rules – Austin Business Journal

Texas’ top lawyer is backing an effort to undo Austin’s new mandate that requires all private employers to provide paid sick leave to employees.

In a plea of intervention filed Monday by Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and his team, Paxton is essentially trying to join a lawsuit filed last month...

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Austin, Texas, housing market doubles in size

The Austin Board of Realtors reports that 3,082 single-family homes were sold in the Austin area in August, a 30 percent year-over-year jump and more than double the number of homes sold in August 2010: 1,490 homes.

“It’s not surprising that the Austin-area housing market has doubled in size in only three years...

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Real estate briefs: Equus Capital inks deals at 5300 Memorial office tower

Equus Capital Partners, represented by JLL’s Russell Hodges and Jessica Ochoa, signed tenants at 5300 Memorial: Plavnicky, Kinzel & Makowski, represented by Vincent Gyorgy of NAI Partners, 5,054-square-foot lease extension; Spain, Price, Reader & Thompson, represented by Marshall Clinkscales of Colliers, 4,097 square feet; Gulf Coast Bank & Trust, represented by Josh LaRocca of...

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Property Details for 4713 Peach Grove Rd

4713 Peach Grove Rd, Austin, TX 78744
4713 Peach Grove Rd, Austin, TX 78744
Property Features
Bedrooms: 3
2 Full Bathroom(s)
Galley Type

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Take an exclusive tour of Oracle’s new live-in campus in Austin, where college grads live, work and party together

Business Insider/Julie Bort
Oracle has opened a massive new campus in Austin, Texas, which houses about 5,000 employees, with capacity for up to 10,000.The campus includes a luxury on-site apartment building.The initiative was the brainchild of Oracle co-CEO Mark Hurd as part of his Class Of program.

On Thursday, Oracle officially opened its massive new Austin, Texas, campus...

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Siri for Realtors? 5 tech hacks shaking up Austin real estate – Austin Business Journal

In an industry where scanned documents and printed paper still reign, it can be easy to overlook the dozens of new technologies under development to make real estate transactions faster and simpler...

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