Reasons to Consider Relocating to Texas
Lovely LGI Home in Texas
Recently, a national report announced that the best place to find a job is in Texas. Those who come to the Lone Star state will find one of the most stable state economies in the United States, as well as one of the most affordable housing markets; the state also boasts a healthy supply of affordable new homes, many of which offer top-of-the-line amenities along with manageable monthly payments, including no-money down programs.
According to the Texas Association of Realtors, more than 200,000 homes sold in 2010 with a median price of $147,600. In addition to a variety of housing options, Texas also offers an equal variety of cultural lifestyles, from remote bucolic countryside to sophisticated urban areas; Texas truly has something for everyone.
Why Live In The Lone Star State
Because of its size, Texas is also home to a diverse number of industries including the oil, aerospace, agriculture, manufacturing, smart energy technology, and computer industries. Entrepreneurs are attracted to Texas because business licenses are not required; instead, industry specific permits and licenses are issued by the appropriate agency. As an added bonus, Texas is one of just seven states that does not impose personal income tax.
The state’s major cities—Houston, Dallas, Fort Worth, and San Antonio—each have unique personalities and enjoy a broad assortment of cultural pursuits including art galleries, theatre, sports, world class restaurants, and music venues.
San Jacinto Battleground in Texas
Nature lovers can enjoy fishing, hiking, boating hunting, and camping at one of the state’s many parks. Steeped in history, the state also is home to many landmarks and attractions such as The Alamo, Dinosaur Valley State Park, the San Jacinto battleground, and the restored Battleship Texas. And in keeping with its cowboy past, livestock and rodeos show are very popular, with several major events each year.
Among its economy, its natural beauty, its vibrant culture, and personal and professional prospects, Texas is rapidly becoming the new land of opportunity.
Dinosaur Valley State Park, Texas
Is Texas the Land Of Opportunity?
Would you consider relocating to the state of Texas?See results without voting
More by this Author
Learning how to properly prepare financial statements is important for all companies, whether small business or big business...
The politicalization of accounting standards was a necessary move by governing agencies to help protect consumers from fraudulent accounting practices...
Having a system of accounting principles for accounting professionals and publicly traded companies to abide by is essential for investors and lenders alike...