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Texas metros see enormous growth while widespread US population declines

(Census Bureau)

While 73% of counties in America experienced a “natural decrease” in 2021, which was caused by a lowered birth rate and increased mortality, not a single one of them was in the Austin area.

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Commissioners want business, tech funds to support creative sector

(George Thomas)

By Chad Swiatecki

The Austin business community, particularly the technology companies flocking to the area, will likely be asked this year to increase their support for a creative sector that is being squeezed by the rising cost of living across the city.

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Austin ranks among top luxury real estate markets with soaring 550% sales volume increase

Mount Bonnell overlooks some of the most luxurious homes in Austin. (Laura Figi/Austonia)

Shocker—Austin’s luxury real estate market is booming but after an especially fruitful year, the capital city is joining the big leagues for high-priced homes.

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