Marcus Hiles Offers Expertise Regarding Texas Pro-Growth Policies

Marcus Hiles, the CEO of Western Rim Property Services, says that Texas initiatives have created job growth that outpaces the rest of America. Texas achieved post-recession job replacement two years ahead of the nation as a whole. In January 2016 more than 1.3 million jobs were established, which carried the state to slightly above its pre-recession employment peak. Because the Texas unemployment rates have been gradually less than in the rest of the country – earlier this year, it was 4.4 percent compared to 5 percent nationwide – consumer confidence has been strong. May’s Texas Consumer Confidence Index (CCI), which analyses financial optimism through savings and purchasing habits, was 117.6, in contrast to the U.S. CCI of 92.6. The vigorous Texas economy – stimulated by $5 billion in tax reductions over the past three years – has also been beneficial to the housing market. The annual price of existing homes went up by 5.9 percent and the number of single-family building permits increased by 6 percent. Read More: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/marcus-hiles—-encourages-everyone-to-follow-texas-pro-growth-policies-2016-06-24