Austin-Round Rock, TX




The Austin region is a great location to consider buying a house if you like live music, tech startups, and Texas living.




Polls, Rankings and Lists
#8 America's 50 Best Cities - Bloomberg - September 2012
#7 America's Best Cities for Singles - Travel + Leisure - July 2012
#4 America's Best Cities for Barbecue - Travel + Leisure - May 2014
#2 The 10 Best Cities for Cyclists - Physician's Money Digest - November 2014
#13 Best Airports for Food and Drink - Thrillist - November 2014
#3 America's New Brainpower Cities - Forbes - April 2014
#8 The Ten Best Cities for Coffee Snobs - Redfin - September 2014
#9 Best Large Cities for Successful Aging - Milken Institute - November 2014
#2 Twelve Awesome Foodie Cities - .Mic - November 2014
#7 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs to Start Small Businesses - Nerdwallet - November 2014
#19 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - November 2014
#1 Top Cities For Finding Employment Right Now - Forbes - May 2015
#7 The Best Airports In North America - Airports Council International - February 2016
#11 Best Places to Live in the U.S. for Quality of Life - US News and World Report - June 2016
#1 Ten Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs - MoneyRates.com - July 2016
#7 Best American Cities for Creatives - Thrillist - July 2016
#2 Top Ten Large Cities in America for Seniors - SeniorAdvice.com - July 2016
#20 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2016
#15 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - November 2015
#18 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - August 2015
#17 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - May 2015
#18 Highest Rates of House Price Appreciation - FHFA - February 2015
#1 Ten Best Cities for Return on Salary - CareerCast.com - July 2016

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About the state of Texas
Texas is a red state, going for Bush, McCain, and Romney in the last three presidential elections. Texas is a right to work state. The current governor of Texas is a Republican. Compared to other states, Texas has no income taxes, high sales taxes, and high property taxes.