Marcus Hiles – Entrepreneurs Are Headed to Texas in 2018

Marcus Hiles – Entrepreneurs Are Headed to Texas in 2018

The Entrepreneurial Scene Pinpoints Three Texas Locations as Providing some of the Best Opportunities Nationwide for 2018

DALLAS, March 9, 2017 – A study recently published by the SMB online resource hub FitSmallBusiness– highlights three Texas metros as being amongst the top 10 best locations for entrepreneurs in 2018.

marcus hilesFocused on uncovering how particular areas can fast-track entrepreneurial success with businesses built off opportunity rather than necessity; the online report takes an in-depth look into the nation’s top 40 metropolitan areas to compare against the desirability each presents to entrepreneurs and business minded people.

Using a checklist built around the keys to a location’s influence on new business; topics on business communities, capital investment, state regulations and sustainable infrastructure were considered.

Three of Texas’ largest cities- DFW, Houston and Austin made it on the list in the number four, five and nine spots; beating out all other states on the list as having the most popular and investable locations for entrepreneurs nationwide.

“The specific advantages of these three Texas cities centers around their affordability, expansive commercial space, and state funded investments in the commercial and community development of the area.” states Marcus Hiles, a leading Dallas property developer and entrepreneur.

See how each Texas city ranked among the report’s qualifying categories and what other metro areas rounded out the top ten, in the full report on

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Marcus Hiles On Importance Of A Students’ Access To Education

Marcus Hiles servees as Chairman and CEO of Western Rim Property Services, a residential property development firm managing luxury residential complexes throughout Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and New Braunfels. Hiles, a graduate of Pepperdine and Rice Universities, remains an unwavering supporter of each student having the right to a quality education that equips him or her with the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in life. With his personal business ventures’ success, Hiles has given more than $2.5 million to public and private K-12 initiatives, after school programs, university job services, and career placement programs.

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Marcus Hiles Discusses Contemporary Austin Startup Scene

Overall, Austin remains a hub for innovators and risk-takers. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Kauffman Index is a key measurement of entrepreneurship on the national, state and metropolitan levels. Marcus Hiles explains that the index factors three key metrics – the rate of new businesspersons, how many of those who started their companies while unemployed, and startups per capita – to develop an annual gauge. Their data shows that roughly 555 out of every 100,000 adults in the Austin area became entrepreneurs each month during the past five years, on average. The index notes the startup rate at 180 new businesses – less than one year old and employing at least one person besides the owner – per 100,000 residents.

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Marcus Hiles – Reveals Why Lavish Renting is Better than Home Owning

Estates communities have walls and gates for the security of each unit and the surrounding plush outdoor and community areas. All units also have elevators for easy access. State-of-the-art fitness gym, 24/7 concierge service, a resort-inspired swimming pool and tanning deck are included in the list of facilities here. The target markets of the posh real estate brand are young families, retirees, Millennials and empty nesters who opt for renting a home instead of owning one. “What makes the Estates brand a choice of our tenants is its renting flexibility as well as exclusivity,” Hiles adds. “Residents can expect opulent and tranquil accommodations from us.”

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Marcus Hiles – Reacts to the Positive Home Sales this Quarter in Texas

As mentioned by the Association’s article, there was a firmly increasing residential sales in Q1 2016 when compared to its previous year, but it was also the time when actual housing inventory and active listings have reduced considerably. Based on the report, listings were decreased by 11.9%. In addition, the study finds that the average days of active first quarter listings put for sale on the market were 64, which is down three days from first quarter 2015.

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Majority of Our Dwellers Are in Their Peak of Their Careers – Marcus Hiles

Marcus Hiles’ advice comes from his in-depth experience in offering apartment complexes that represent sheer indulgence.
“When renters choose to live in communities that match their personal preferences they achieve higher work-life balance,” he states. This balance is given that 33% of the occupants are between the ages of 30 and 44 – in the highest point of their careers – and another 30 percent are aged between 45 and 64 years. Hiles’ ability to plan townhouses that offer resort-like comforts while also still maintaining a favorable commute distance ensures that Dallas residents will keep moving towards rental homes instead of owned homes.

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Limited Options in the Market Can Impact Property Value – Marcus Hiles

Marcus Hiles understands that these market variables will impact purchase decisions negatively. However, he also believes that Western Rim, a firm that’s committed to providing economical flats that are of superior quality, will solve this matter of housing shortage. He says, “In our experience, low inventory when combined with high demand for upscale properties causes a remarkable increase in valuation. Western Rim believes that people should be able to purchase a contemporary, plush flat while not having to strain their budgets. The results of the study help us deliver this promise; we’ll keep following these market trends in order to help our customers achieve their lifestyle dreams.”

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Marcus Hiles and Western Rim Keep Up their Sustained Efforts to Make the Town Green

Western Rim lead by Marcus Hiles has been focused on making urban communities green. The association has taken on many projects towards expanding the reserve of natural resources for the ecosystem. Their yearly tree planting exercises may reduce close to 75 tons of carbon dioxide reliably, while making oxygen that is adequate for as much as 6,000 individuals. After 10 years, these planted trees will most likely give a yearly decrement of 600 tons of carbon dioxide. Similarly, they will give oxygen enough for 50,000 inhabitants.

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Marcus Hiles – An Admired Real Estate Agent and Developer

Marcus Hiles is an admired businessman and a person who changed the outlook of the real estate market when he founded Western Rim Property Services in 1988. Hiles managed to meet the demand of a growing number of people who wanted to live a luxurious lifestyle at reasonable prices. He managed to find and/or create apartments with the amenities of highest quality and features and offer them to everyday Texas workers. The business has grown and now Hiles is one of the most respected real estate investors and developers in the Lone Star State. Read more about this on

Marcus Hiles Congratulates Austin As One Of Nation’s Top Rental Markets

Marcus Hiles explained that the Dallas/Fort Worth region continues to be one of the strongest rental markets in the United States, with three cities inside the metroplex being included in the rankings. Talking from a recent report that predicted the region’s housing market – already at an average cost of $233,000 – to skyrocket an additional 31 percent before 2020, Hiles went further by saying that renting has simply become the more logical financial solution in modern times. In addition, the shift of developers like Western Rim focus from boring, identical apartment complexes to delivering spacious single-family communities delivering contemporary, state of the art amenities and lifestyle services is bringing new attention to the resurging rental market.

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