Living in Austin
This is just a quick post on why we love living in Austin!
There are so many reasons to love Austin, I'm sure there're many we'll leave off here.
Number 1 for us is just the general energy and the vibe of Austin. Austin somehow manages to be one of the most laid back and driven places you've been at the same time. This city and it's people are going places, but they're some of the most kind and genuine people you'll ever meet. Maybe it's the plethora of outdoor activities, live music, taco trucks or various swimming holes but the city is doing well at holding true to it's laid back, care free roots.
The food is amazing! Where else can you find th mix of amazing BBQ, tacos, tex mex, italian, burgers, sushi and various ethnic foods? In fact three Austin chef's were just nominated for James Beard awards and two won!
The opportunities are endless. Whether you just want a great job with a great lifestyle, want to start a small business or are looking to bring the next big idea to light with your startup Austin offers opportunities for everyone! We have some of the highest salaries and lowest unemployment in the country right now and we have a vibrant start up culture with new VC's moving to town what feels like every day. All of the giants like Tesla, Samsung, Google, Meta, Dell, Apple and Amazon bring lots of jobs with them but they also bring lots of opportunity to serve their billions in investments and feed off of the business that they're bringing to town.
Now to the piece that may resonate if you're on our site. The homes. There are so many different types of living situations in the Austin area. If you're a city living type of person there is a vibrant downtown with condos galore and walkability to everything. Want a house but also want to be able to walk? Check out Old West Austin, Clarksville and Tarrytown just to the west of downtown. A modern new build is more your fancy? East Austin and South Austin have that too! You can get an amazing new home just minutes from everything you would ever want. Looking for a Texas sized home with a nice yard? You have so many options anywhere from Kyle, Buda, Leander, Austin, Round Rock, Hutto, Pflugerville and Bastrop. Do you love the small town feel but want to be within a short commute to the city? Elgin, Lockhart and Taylor have what you need! There are so many options and you can find what your heart desires in Austin, no matter what that is.
If you're like us you can't stop finding reasons to live in Austin because of the exciting growth and cool events like SXSW (South by Southwest), ACL (Austin City Limits), Formula One and Moto GP at Circuit of the Americas. If you'd love to learn more about Austin just reach out to us here, we'd love to show you around!