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Those who make $145k or more can be considered 'rich' in Austin, according to a Banking Rates study. (CC)

Make $145,000 or more in Austin?

Your bank statement may pale in comparison to fellow Austinites Elon Musk or billionaire Robert F. Smith, but anyone with that or more on their yearly salary checks can now classify themselves as wealthy alongside the elite, according to a recent study by finance media site Banking Rates.

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The new multilevel H-E-B planned for South Congress will begin construction in February 2022. (H-E-B)

H-E-B's South Congress location, its longest-running store in Austin, will be demolished and reconstructed into a three-story megastore starting in February 2022, according to a report released by the Texas grocery chain on Thursday.

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The home was listed on Nov. 17. (JPM Real Estate Photography)

The home of the former CEO of beloved taco chain Torchy's Tacos, GJ Hart, has hit the market for a cool $7.5 million. Just like its mascot Torchy says, this house is "Damn Good," and even has a room dedicated to the restaurant.

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Austin's housing market continues to slow down even as the metro is set for a record-breaking year. ( Pavel Danilyuk/Pexels)

Austin's hot housing market is cooling down with the weather, but it's still on track for a record-breaking year according to the Austin Board of Realtors October 2021 Central Texas Housing Report, which has shown that home sales across the metropolitan statistical area have dropped by 12.1% since this time last year.

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