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Bouldin Creek community disputes proposed zoning changes

January 19th, 2011

Members of the Bouldin Creek community are currently involved in a dispute with developers who want to erect a 96-foot-tall building on an undeveloped lot on Barton Springs Road. Currently, the community has a neighborhood plan that limits the height of buildings to 60 feet. However, last week the Austin City Council approved the first […]

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New solar farm breaks ground this week

December 13th, 2010

A new, planne $200 million solar farm in Pflugerville will break ground this week, and hopes to create about 350 jobs over the next two or three years. Austin Solar LLC is the local startup that is developing the 60-megawatt solar plant with the backing of India-based investors. The company is also received tax breaks […]

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Austin foreclosures up 10 percent

November 24th, 2010

According to a Foreclosure Listing Service Inc. report from last week, Austin area homeowners received 15,622 foreclosure notices since the beginning of the year. This number marks a 10 percent increase from the number of foreclosure notices this time last year. It is also a record high for the last nine years, topping last year’s […]

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Austin home prices rise compared to 2007

November 16th, 2010

According to Fiserv Inc., Austin area home prices rose 3.9 percent this year as compared to the same time period in 2007. The Brookfield, Wisconsin-based data compiling company compared home prices in 375 cities, and Austin posted a higher than average increase from 2007 to 2010. In the 2nd quarter this year alone, US single-family […]

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New complex to go up in Marble Falls

November 6th, 2010

Plans for a 1,030 acre mixed-use development at the corner of Highway 71 and US 281 were approved on Thursday by the Marble Falls Planning and Zoning commission. The Flatrock Springs’ Planned Development District only needs the city council’s final approval now. The project includes plans for 700,000 square feet of retail, office, and commercial […]

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