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$200M mixed-use development planned for New Braunfels
Jun 23, 2017 7:56 pm
The development will feature restaurants, a boutique hotel, retail, luxury residences, Class A offices, walking and biking trails, and at least three parks.
Austin's Best Places to Work in 2017
Jun 23, 2017 6:19 pm
Austin's Best Places to Work for 2017 have been unveiled ? 75 companies that perk workers up with benefits such as free Segways at their downtown office, trips abroad and all the catered food you can ...
D.R. Horton ups bid for Forestar, emerges with inside track on buyout
Jun 23, 2017 4:22 pm
Amid a flurry of back and forth bids, Arlington-based homebuilder D.R. Horton Inc. appears to have the upper hand to acquire most of the shares of Austin-based real estate developer Forestar Group Inc...
HomeAway's big Austin ambitions: Global HQ inside a gleaming new high-rise with room for 2,000 employees
Jun 23, 2017 12:57 pm
HomeAway.com Inc., the Austin-based vacation rental company, is adding hundreds of employees in its hometown and plans to move its global headquarters to a 16-story tower in The Domain within the next...
Prime downtown Austin site to be transformed into 5-story office building
Jun 23, 2017 12:52 pm
An office building dating back the the 1950s will be demolished to make way for a more modern vibe that aims to appeal to professional services firms, nonprofits and trade organizations.
Bezos and Mackey: The tale of the two CEOs behind the Amazon-Whole Foods deal
Jun 23, 2017 12:07 pm
As part of the $13.7 billion deal for Amazon to acquire Whole Foods, two CEOs ? billionaire Jeff Bezos and conscious capitalist John Mackey ? are set to join forces. The two leaders have some surprisi...
Why Amazon wants to harness Austin's 'hippie power': Inside the proposed Whole Foods buyout
Jun 22, 2017 11:00 pm
If Amazon.com's buyout of Whole Foods goes through, the world's most influential and modern retailer will come face-to-face with Austin weird. Dive into the monumental deal with details about how it w...
Capital Gains: CodeNEXT goes door-to-door; Gene Simmons' trademark gesture
Jun 22, 2017 10:00 pm
Austin group plans to start "grassroots" conversations on land use; UT-Austin President Greg Fenves goes to bat for "Hook 'Em;" Vince Young will have to stick with real estate, ste...
Global executive search firm opens Austin office, hires additional local partner
Jun 22, 2017 8:05 pm
Executives hope the Austin office will end local tech companies' historic practice of hiring executive-search firms in California or Dallas and turn to them instead.
Amazon started prepping for major expansion of checkout-free grocery stores ahead of Whole Foods bid
Jun 22, 2017 7:50 pm
Amazon.com Inc. has posted a slew of job openings in recent months to develop and expand its checkout-free technology.
If it completes the proposed $13.7 billion acquisition of Austin-based Whole Foo...