One of the most culturally and socially diverse towns in the state, Austin prides itself on its active lifestyle offerings and communities, live music events, and an economy driven by the technology and healthcare sectors. Dell, IBM, Seton Healthcare, Apple, Motorola and AT&T are some of the major companies that provide quality jobs for Austin’s residents. Austin is also home to the University of Texas System and UT-Austin, with an enrollment in excess of 55,000 students.
Austin’s high quality of life and robust job growth have become the biggest economic development drivers for investors and developers. The city of Austin currently averages 110 new residents every day. Additionally, the extension of the urban core from downtown and growth in outlying areas provide developers with ample opportunities.