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Livability scores for cities across the United States.
The AreaVibes Livability Score is based on metrics for each city, including: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather.
Austin Relocation Guide
Austin-specific information about housing, neighborhoods, schools, jobs and more.
Detailed, informative profiles of all cities in the United States.
Explore the best places to live in the United States.
QuickFacts from the U.S. Census
Statistics for states, counties, cities.
Advice & Financing
Austin Homebuyer Assistance
Community Land Trust, Down Payment Assistance, HousingSmarts Counseling, Homes for Sale, Non-Profit Homes Sales.
Buying a Home
Homebuying advice from the U.S. Dept of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Consumer Information: Home Loans
Tips on shopping for and paying your mortgage from the Federal Trade Commission.
Energy Efficient Mortgage Home Owner Guide
Energy efficient mortgages provide the borrower with special benefits when purchasing an energy efficient home.
Making Home Affordable
Find out if you are eligible for help with your mortgage from the federal government.
Mortgage Info & Advice
Information on mortgages including refinancing, reverse mortgages, and various kinds of loans.
My First Texas Home
Competitive interest rate home loans and down payment as well as closing cost assistance for eligible, first-time Texan homebuyers.
Texas Financial Toolbox
Financial and home buyer education, credit counseling, home ownership programs and foreclosure prevention counseling.
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