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Mary Mickel, Austin, TX, on Public Relations

When you’re looking to grow your business and your brand, Public Relations (PR) is an area on which you should always focus. Having a solid PR strategy is a great way to not only increase brand awareness but essentially build up your business to potentially increase customer base, sales, and revenue...

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Representative files 3 bills to address Texas affordability issues

AUSTIN, Texas — On Thursday, Texas Representative Eddie Rodriguez (D-Austin) filed three bills to "address the affordability crisis currently faced by residents of Texas cities and counties," according to the House of Representatives.

House Bill 2185 would update Austin’s Homestead Preservation District (HPD) bracket eligibility to account for the growth it has experience since...

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A Week In Austin, TX, On A $99,000 Joint Salary

Welcome toMoney Diaries , where we’re tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We’re asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we’re tracking every last dollar.

Calling all entrepreneurs: We want to hear from you! If you’re a freelancer or self-employed, we’d love to feature your Money Diary...

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North Austin-Pflugerville: Check Out 5 Local Homes For Sale

NORTH AUSTIN-PFLUGERVILLE, TX — When you’re in the market for some fresh digs, hunting down every new listing in the area can take hours of tedious browsing online. That’s why we’ve gone ahead and done the initial work for you.

Here’s a handy list of the five most recent homes to hit the housing market in the North Austin-Pflugerville area — including one in the Pflugerville ar...

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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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