Austin was listed as one of the highest scoring cities on American College of Sports Medicine’s American Fitness Index.
According to a new study by www.portfolio.com/bizjournals, life is much better lived in Austin compared to other U.S. metros.
Austin, known for its rolling hills and inner-city parks, is the nation’s third most dog friendly city according to www.DogFriendly.com.
Last month, the Texas Workforce Commission reported that the Austin unemployment rate fell from 7.3% in Febuary to 7.1% in March.
Austin foreclosures are on the decline this past month, dropping from 1,127 foreclosed homes in March 2010 to 1,109 Austin homes in April 2010, a 1.6% decrease, according to reports by RealtyTrac Inc.