Monthly Archives: December 2010

Austin Rankings

#4 best place to visit in U.S. (Lonely Planet, December 2010)One of the 10 Cities Best Situated for Economic Recovery (Newsweek, November 2010)One of America’s 10 Most Affordable Cities (Forbes, November 2010)7th Smartest City in America (The Daily Beast, October … Continue reading

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Census Data show Austin Housing Growth

By Juan Castillo and Shonda Novak AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Published: 10:59 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010 New U.S. Census Bureau data illustrate a transformation under way on Austin’s fringes: a surge in home construction that has reshaped once-sleepy farming communities like Hutto, Manor and Kyle into … Continue reading

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W Austin is bringing even more jobs to Austin

W Austin hiring to fill 300 jobs By American-Statesman staff | Wednesday, September 29, 2010, 09:40 AM The W Austin Hotel, nearing completion north of City Hall, will start hiring Thursday for 300 jobs. Opening range from food service to … Continue reading

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SunPower bring jobs to Austin

SunPower bringing 450 jobs to Austin By Shonda Novak | Tuesday, November 23, 2010, 12:13 PM In one of Austin’s biggest recent economic development wins, SunPower Corp. will create a new U.S. operations center here, bringing 450 jobs and an … Continue reading

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