The Week's Biggest Stories

SoCo's next hot restaurant, the best SXSW parties and more top stories

SoCo's next hot restaurant, best SXSW parties and more top stories

Paul Qui, chef/owner of qui restaurant in Austin.
Paul Qui has announced plans for a South Congress restaurant. Photo courtesy of Qui
Exterior 5022 Elsby in Dallas
A Central Texas town has the hottest real estate market in the U.S.  Photo courtesy of Dave Perry-Miller & Associates
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We picked the best unofficial SXSW parties.  SXSW/Facebook
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Check out six restaurants serving Southern fare in Where to Eat. Fixe Austin/Facebook
University of Texas UT tower and fountain
UT graduate program ranks No. 1 in the nation. BirthRightEarth.org
Paul Qui, chef/owner of qui restaurant in Austin.
Exterior 5022 Elsby in Dallas
SXSW Outdoor Stage_Butler Park_2014
Fixe_shrimp and grits_2014
University of Texas UT tower and fountain

There's more to Austin than SXSW — and our most popular stories prove it. Catch up on the biggest headlines of the week, from a Central Texas town's surprisingly hot real estate market to the next big restaurant slated for South Congress.

1. This surprising Central Texas town has the hottest real estate market in the U.S.

2. Here are our picks for the biggest unofficial SXSW parties and events to attend

3. This month's Where to Eat focuses on spots that put a spin on Southern fare.

4. A University of Texas at Austin graduate program ranks No. 1 in the country. 

5. Culinary darling Paul Qui is opening a new 12-seat restaurant on South Congress.