Austin tech firm CSID Corp. will be bought by Experian PLC. for $360 million. The deal was announced on Tuesday and said to be a means for the company to expand further in the field of identity protection and fraud detection for other sectors. CSID Read more...
Pizza Hut will yet again be a major sponsor for Austin’s RTX Convention, one of Austin’s gaming conventions. Pizza Hut previously sponsored the event last year and it was Twitch would be livestreaming the events. Details regarding the sponsorship is not revealed to the public, Read more...
Do you wish to live in North Austin but have no idea how much it is worth? According to reports done by the Austin American-Statesman, North Austin’s Williamson County has homes with a market value of $253,819 from the previous $241,860 value in 2015. Most Read more...
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According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau the Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan area is among the fastest growing in the U.S. at #3. The 2014 data shows that 1,943,299 people live in the Central Texas counties of Travis, Hays, Williamson, Caldwell, Bastrop. Year over Year Read more...
For the past couple of months, the Austin real estate market is rapidly growing and even the residential construction industry is working round the clock for new home constructions and remodeling throughout the city. However, for those who wish to hire contractors to revise their Read more...
Want to know how Austin sees its transportation system in the future? As part of its entry for the Beyond Traffic: Smart City Challenge, Austin presented its vision in a 32-page entry that details every bit of Austin’s hope for its transportation network. Some of Read more...
DrillingInfo now has a new president and COO and he is Jeff Hughes. The Austin company specializes in providing analytics and business intelligence to exploration and oil production companies worldwide and currently has 700 employees. Hughes’ inclusion to the company is said to bring in Read more...
The TomTom Traffic Index 2016 indicates that Austin ranks 21 of all the country’s cities with the most-traffic jams. The report cited Los Angeles as the number 1 most congested city in the country and for Texas, Houston has the worst scenario as it is Read more...
Although it is slated to host the games until 2017, Austin would no longer host the Summer X Games in 2017 according to ESPN. The last Summer X Games that would be held in Austin would occur from June 2 to 5 at the Circuit Read more...
*Investors still hot for Austin; University Park latest office to trade
Austin is still receiving high praise from investors as Lionstone-Hermes Real Estate Venture has recently purchased University Park from HFF, who handles the listing for the property in behalf of the owners, Spear Street Capital. Although the full details of the deal are not released, Read more...