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Women gathered yesterday at the Texas Capitol to protest Senate Bill 8. (Progress Texas)

After a decade of steady growth, could Texas' new abortion law hinder Austin's Boomtown status?

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Austin's housing market dipped slightly in July for the first time in over a year. (Bastrop Economic Development Corporation)

Home sales in the five-county Austin metro took a dip in July for the first time since May 2020, according to a monthly report from the Austin Board of Realtors.

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The average Austin rent has increased nearly 13% year-over-year and nearly 10% since July 2018, according to the latest market report from (Pexels)

The average Austin rent is steadily increasing after a months-long pandemic slump, largely due to prospective homebuyers who have been exhausted by the frenzied local housing market and turned to apartments.

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Californians are moving to Austin in droves, affecting home prices in the area. (Shutterstock)

The San Francisco Chronicle is the latest publication to tackle the California migration, and it credits Californians moving to Texas for Austin's housing boom.

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