Yet another popular destination is even farther afield: Austin, a capital city with no state taxes and a booming tech scene that is home to Apple’s latest HQ. The most recent quarter, which ended July 30, saw Austin receive 5,403 newcomers, the majority of whom came from San Francisco, Redfin says.
And Austin natives are furious Those transplants are bringing their politics with them which will inevitably turn Austin into another SF. Phoenix is experiencing the same problem.
If gentrification was all they were doing no one would care.