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Houston Ranks #1 in many studies

September 30th, 2010 6:51 PM by AllenBrothers Realtors

Houston #1 in these studies (2008-2010):

Best Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Program - University of Houston 
The Princeton Review (as reported by – September 2010

America's Best Airports
Travel + Leisure – July 2010

Largest 5 Year Employment Gain (June 2005 - June 2010)
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (as Reported by the Houston Business Journal) – July 28, 2010

Top Cities for Recent College Grads
Bloomberg Businessweek – July 16, 2010

Top Local Government Green Power Purchaser
Environmental Protection Agency - July 6, 2010

The Office Building of the Year (TOBY) Award - Legacy Center Business Park and Greenway Plaza
BOMA International – June 17, 2010

Best Cities for Young Professionals – June 17, 2010

Highest Level of Entrepreneurial Activity Among Largest Metro Areas
Kauffman Foundation of Entrepreneurship – May 2010

Top U.S. Manufacturing Cities
Manufacturers' News – May 21, 2010

Top Destination City
U-Haul International – April 2, 2010

Largest Population Gain - Harris County
U.S. Census Bureau – March 23, 2010

Top Selling Master-Planned Community - Cinco Ranch   
RCLCO– March 22, 2010

Highest Growth Rate in Texas - Atascocita
Bloomberg BusinessWeek and Gadberry Group– January 2010

Texas' Largest Hospital District - Harris County Hospital District
Greater Houston Partnership Research - December 2009

America's Best Airports - George Bush Intercontinental
The Daily Beast - November 2009

Mega Market of the Year
Southern Business Development - August 2009

Highest Quality of Life Among Students - Rice University
Princeton Review (as reported by Rice University) - July 28, 2009

America's Best Hospitals - Cancer, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
U.S News & World Report - July 15, 2009

Lowest Cost of Living Among Major Metro Areas
ACCRA Cost of Living Index - Second Quarter 2009

Best City to Get Ahead - June 19, 2009

Top Texas Tourist Destination
Office of the Governor, Economic Development and Tourism- May 12, 2009

Most Business Friendly
FDI Magazine - April 2009

Top Metro in the Nation
Site Selection Magazine - March 2009

Best Affordable Suburb in Texas - Friendswood
BusinessWeek- February 2009

Nation's Healthiest Housing Market
Builder and Hanley Wood Market Intelligence - February 2009

Best U.S. City to Earn a Living - August 18, 2008

Best City to Buy a Home - July 14, 2008

Best City to Live, Work and Play
Kiplinger's Personal Finance - July 2008

Best City for Your Job
BusinessWeek - June 12, 2008

Best City for Recent College Grads - June 26, 2008

Largest IT Service Economy
Onforce, Inc. (VoIP Monitor) – December 5, 2008

Most Accessible City for the Disabled
The National Organization on Disability - February 14, 2008

Highest Population Growth in the Nation
U.S. Census Bureau (as reported in the Houston Business Journal) - July 10, 2008

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