Texas economy continues to flourish
02/17/2014 | Author: Editorial Staff
Exports from the state reach record numbers
Texas was named the top-exporting state for the 12th consecutive year with a total revenue of $279.69 billion in 2013. Read more at the Austin Business Journal.
Houston and DFW were top homebuilding markets
Texas was the No. 1 state for single-family building permits in 2013, according to the National Association of Home Builders. Read more at the Dallas Morning News.
Texas leads nation in new business development
A recent CareerBuilder study found that 22% of all new businesses established in the United States from 2009 to 2012 were in Texas. Read more from United Press International.
Forecast still bright for Texas economy and job market
Real estate, employment, and other business-activity measures show Texas expanding at a rate ahead of the nation's pace. Read more at the Odessa American.