More Positive Texas Economic News

The Texas economy gained 331,100 nonagricultural jobs from April 2012 to April 2013, an annual growth rate of 3.1 percent compared with 1.6 percent for the United States. According to the Real Estate Center’s latest Monthly Review of the Texas Economy, the...

TEXAS BOUND FOR FAST RECOVERY?

 Texas’ four major metros are in the top ten fastest-recovering cities nationwide, according to Forbes.com magazine. Forbes ranked San Antonio the second fastest recovering city in the country, Austin the third, Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington the sixth and Houston–Sugar...

BIG D'S BIG JOB GROWTH

Three Texas cities were among the strongest job markets in the country over the past year, according to preliminary data released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Labor. Between July 2007 and July 2008, the Dallas–Fort Worth area added 68,000 nonfarm jobs, growing...