Hilltop Views

Ever-rising population and property values affect affordability

September 19, 2014

Filed under Viewpoints, Viewpoints / Our View

Every week the editorial board reflects on a current issue in Our View. The position taken does not reflect the opinions of everyone on the Hilltop Views staff.From 2000 to 2010, Austin’s population increased by nearly 134,0...

Hipster culture comes at a price in East Austin neighborhood

October 16, 2012

Filed under Viewpoints

Like it or not, Austin is a pretty hip town. From South Congress to Hyde Park, young locals and students can be recognized by their skinny jeans, fixed-gear bikes and iced lattes. People outside Austin have even taken notice of ...

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