AUSTIN (Austin Business Journal) – Looking for newer housing stock? Austin has it.
According to the Business Journals’ On Numbers analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data, Austin tops the nation in newest housing stock.
Of the 708,643 housing units in Austin two years ago, 106,069 were built in 2005 or later. That’s 14.97 percent of homes, more than the number of homes built before 1970.
Second on the list was McAllen, close behind with 14.96 percent of its homes built since 2005.