Research Center - Austin

  • Supply Influx Moderates Austin Gains

    The Texas capital’s economy is strong and its population is booming, but a high volume of new supply is keeping the lid on rent growth. As of May, rents in the metro were flat compared to a 1.5 percent year-over-year national uptick.

    04 August 2017 08:50
  • Yardi Matrix: Cooling Rents—Austin’s City Limits

    The city's multifamily market continues to be a hotbed of activity, despite a growing sense of caution that rents and development are beginning to decelerate.

    20 March 2017 12:54
  • Yardi Matrix: Appealing Austin

    Austin’s steady economic and multifamily sector growth continues unabated, although the heavy supply pipeline is leading to fears about overdevelopment.

    04 May 2016 15:19
  • Oil and Apartments

    Will oil prices continue to drop? What does cheap oil mean for jobs and apartments in the the energy markets? MHN's Mike Ratliff and Jack Kern aim to find out in this special edition research podcast.

    07 April 2015 14:22
  • New GM Technology Center to Employ 500 IT Workers

    By Camelia Bulea, Associate Editor General Motors has announced plans to open a technology center in Northwest Austin, which is expected to hire about 500 IT workers. The company is recruiting software developers, project managers, database experts, business analysts and other [...]

    14 September 2012 13:50
  • Austin Office Vacancies Fall in Q2 Due to Healthy Absorption

    By Camelia Bulea, Associate Editor The Austin office market showed signs of healthy absorption in the second quarter of this year, as nearly 219,000 square feet of office space were leased by companies like Cirrus Logic Inc., Whole Foods Market Inc. [...]

    03 August 2012 13:58
  • Leander City Council Approves 2,000-acre Development

    By Camelia Bulea, Associate Editor The first day of May marked the approval of a 2,000-acre development that will be built in Leander over the next decade. The upscale development will include 3,200 residential homes and apartments, retail space, park land [...]

    09 May 2012 13:48
  • Austin Healthcare Industry Welcomes Lakeway Regional Center

    By Camelia Bulea, Associate Editor Lakeway Regional Medical Center recently opened its doors at 100 Medical Parkway. The eight-story hospital will offer primary care, general surgery, an emergency room, labor and delivery, oncology, dentistry and a host of other specialties. According to [...]

    25 April 2012 14:57