Austin Ratings and Rankings

Year 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 2018
Austin Ranks #3 Best Performing Economy in U.S. Metros

The source of America's prosperity is its big cities and the Business Insider recently ranked Austin, TX as the third best performing economy of all U.S. Metros.  The study also shows steady ... Read more

Austin Earns Spot on List of Best Places to get Married

Planning a wedding is no simple task, and most take months and even years to plan. It is the reason more couples hire a professional to do all the heavy lifting. Tying the knot is a huge commitment ... Read more

Austin Earns Spot on List of the Most Diverse Cities in the U.S

As America continues to grow, so does the amount of diversity in the Great Land of the Free! The 'great American melting pot' continues to diversify, bringing fresh perspectives, skills, and ... Read more

Austin Makes List of Healthiest Cities in America

Location definitely matters when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle, and WalletHub's recent study shows that some cities promote healthy living and make it much easier to maintain a healthy ... Read more

Austin Awarded #1 Best Place to Live

The U.S. News and World Report have named Austin the #1 Best Place to Live in the United States for the second year in a row. While this doesn't come as any shock, we are extremely excited to share ... Read more

Austin #2 Fastest Job Growth in U.S

The Bureau of Labor Statistics released their final 2017 metro area job statistics recently and Austinites were not surprised! Austin has been ranked the #2 fastest city for job growth in 2017, by ... Read more

Austin Makes List of Happiest Cities in the U.S

It's no secret, Austin is full of amazing people who love spreading goodness, and now WalletHub has confirmed it as one of the happiest cities in the U.S! WalletHub drew upon the various ... Read more

Austin Makes List of Best Places to Live with an Active Lifestyle

WalletHub compared the 100 biggest U.S. cities based on 34 key indicators of an active lifestyle. Take a look at their data set that ranges from average monthly fitness-club fee to bike score to ... Read more

Austin #6 Best Metro Area for STEM professionals

WalletHub evaluated metro areas on 17 metrics that they divided into two categories: Professional Opportunities and a STEM-Friendly Environment. The metrics were weighted with the Professional ... Read more

Austin Makes List of Hottest Real Estate Markets to Watch in 2018

When choosing where to move next, it is important to consider a wide array of factors like work, family, and the start of a brand new chapter. Purchasing a new home is probably the biggest ... Read more