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Hotel Van Zandt living room
Insights | Sep 21st, 2019

Can Austin sustain unprecedented pace of hospitality expansion?

Even with nearly 1,700 rooms delivered this year, the average occupancy rate is a superb 77 percent, the highest in the state, according to Source Strategies, a hospitality research and data firm based in San Antonio.

Austin apartments
Insights | May 13th, 2019

Data dive: Austin apartment market cranked up even higher, Trend Report shows

Austin’s apartment market started out the new year with full momentum, according to the Austin Multi-Family Trend Report released today (May 13).

Ut athletes blog
Insights | May 6th, 2019

Austin’s new generation of real estate pros find lessons from their sporting lives

It’s really amazing the number of college all-stars locally who chose real estate as a profession and are finding that their athletic skills and team participation set them up for business success.

Tcad data breach seo
Insights | May 6th, 2019

ABOR discovers its proprietary MLS data was sold to TCAD by third party

The Austin Board of Realtors delivered a bombshell email to its 12,000 members. Sales prices of homes in Travis County had been “shared” with the Travis Central Appraisal District, the government tax assessor.