Austin Ratings and Rankings

Austin TX Relocation GraphicYear after year, Austin has been named one of the best places to live for a multitude of reasons. From the best city for millennials, to one of the best cities for successful aging, Austin real estate has been growing in value for its diverse city offerings and creative, forward-thinking culture. Employers have taken notice, too. Austin’s workforce is strengthened by over 100 newcomers per day in the state that’s repeatedly been listed as one of the best places for business - be it a small startup or a large tech biz. The strength of the Austin jobs market has made it one of the best U.S. cities for the future. Not just an economic powerhouse in the U.S., Austin’s jobs market and economic fortitude is making an impact on the global scene, as well.

Whether the motivation for relocating to Austin is to invest in Austin real estate, start an exciting new business venture, or raise a family, Austin is one of the best cities to live and at the best price. The Cain Team is eager to help you with your move to one of the best places on earth! And if you’re already living in Austin and thinking of relocating to another area within Austin, contact the Cain Team today to find out how we can make your move as easy and rewarding as possible!

Be sure to check out our collection of Austin awards, ratings, rankings and accolades from the past below.  Austin, its housing market, its local economy and its overall allure isn't a recent trend or fad.  Austin has been receiving national and global notoriety for years and will continue to be a favorite for those relocating for years and decades to come.

Austin Accolades 2017
Austin Ranks #24 on List of Hottest Zip Codes

Austins most recent accolade comes from analysis of over 32,000 ZIP codes. This analysis is based on factors such as the time it takes properties to sell and how frequently homes are ... Read more

Austin Voted Best City in the U.S For Dog Lovers

It's no secret that Austin is a little bit weird, but it is also no secret that Austin is a city for man's best friend! Around 54 million American households have at least one dog, compared to 43 ... Read more

Austin Ranks #6 of WalletHub’s 2017 Best Big Cities to Live In

Big cities continue to get bigger – and fast! According to the United States Census Bureau, large urban centers are growing at nearly twice the rate recorded during the opening decade of the ... Read more

Austin's Stature as a Top Technology Hub is Reinforced in a New National Research Report

Austin's stature as a top technology hub is reinforced in a new national research report ranking it #7 among the top 25 U.S. tech cities. The top 25 tech cities were determined by analyzing the ... Read more

Austin Earns Spot #25 on List of Most Diverse Cities in America

Thanks to the rapid demographic diversification, America is undergoing an extreme makeover and soon you won’t even recognize her. Not only have the waves of immigration changed the face of the ... Read more

Savills Names Austin as Top Tech City in the World for 2017

Austin takes the top spot in the newly-released report of Savill's top tech cities in the world. The research program came up with the final list top 22 cities with the goal to understand the "many ... Read more

Austin Named as One of Top Ten U.S. Cities for New College Graduates

Late spring brings way more than just May flowers, crawfish season, pollen season, and the hallowed calling in sick on warm Mondays season. It also brings hordes of college ... Read more

Hot New Listing! 2130 Jester Farms

Cute Round Rock residence with plentiful upgrades! Best features include lovely front porch, brand new paint throughout, beautiful wood laminate flooring, and cozy fireplace! Open floor plan kitchen ... Read more

Austin is the Best Place in Texas to Start a Business-- Wallethub

Texas has seen its fair share of successful business startups in the last decade, and both investors and entrepreneurs just can't help but fall in love with Texas' business-friendly culture and ... Read more

Austin Makes it to List of Top Cities for Job Seekers; Best in Work-Life Balance and High Salaries

A newly published national list has named Austin as the 4th best city to be in for job seekers. Thanks to Austin's healthy job market, many career opportunities await millennials and other ... Read more

Top Performing Public High Schools in Austin

Based on an article released by the Austin Business Journal last April 24, 2017, the top 10 high schools in the Austin area on the U.S. News list and their state/national ranking are: Liberal Arts ... Read more

Several Austin-based Companies Make it to List of Best Workplaces in Texas for 2017

Austin is known to be the hub of tech companies in the region, and with the area's low unemployment rate, organizations often find it challenging to recruit and retain the best professionals in the ... Read more

Austin Makes it to List of Top Cities Where Home Values Drastically Appreciated in 2016

Austin is a thriving city with a truly growing economy, but there are just some sectors that cannot grow as well as the others. While industries such as technology and finance are booming in the ... Read more

Austin Among Top U.S. Cities Where People Want to Live

The Austin-Round Rock Metropolitan Statistical Area was the nation’s ninth-fastest growing metro last year and the most-populated location among the ... Read more

City Demographer Reports Number of Migrants in 2016 Exceeded Official Estimates

Recent estimates published by the U.S. Census Bureau that released new county and metro-area population estimates for Austin reports that the capital of Texas added 159 people per day, on ... Read more

Austin-Round Rock Suburb One of Best Suburban Hotspots in the U.S.

Nationally, strong demand in the real estate market has resulted in active home listings falling by 11% and prices increasing by 10% year over year, as of January 2016. This trend is straining ... Read more

Top 10 Cities Where Downtown Living is Making a Comeback

Downtown living is commonly defined as taking up residence right at the heart of the metro, where the bustling city of lights and steel jungle offers EVERYTHING an individual wishes for-- all a ... Read more

Austin Makes it to List of Top U.S. Cities that are Gentrifying the Fastest

One of the current issues in U.S. urban housing is the g-word-- "gentrification". While experts are divided on whether it has a positive or negative impact on the community, it cannot be denied that ... Read more