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Austin bucks trend with hotel-building spree

Eight hotels with about 4,000 rooms are set to open in the Texas capital within the next three years
Friday, October 4, 2013 - 06:00

[AUSTIN, Texas] Skittish developers have delayed new hotels across much of the United States until the economy returns to health, and financing does too. But in Austin, developers aren't that wary. A US$300 million JW Marriott hotel, the biggest JW Marriott in the country and the city's biggest