Commercial Real Estate in Austin, TX
About Austin, TX
Austin is the capital city of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populous city in the United States, the fourth-most-populous city in Texas, and the second-most-populous state capital city after Phoenix, Arizona. Austin is also the fastest-growing large city in the United States. In 2016, Forbes ranked Austin #1 on its "Cities of the Future" list and in 2017, Forbes awarded the South River City neighborhood of Austin its #2 ranking for "Best Cities and Neighborhoods for Millennials".
Austin is considered to be a major center for high tech and is home to major companies including Apple, 3M, Amazon, Blizzard Entertainment, Dropbox, PayPal, eBay, Nintendo, and many more. Austin is also emerging as a hub for pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and features a strong network of independent, unique, locally owned firms and organizations.