Editor's note: A crazy rent hike and stunning home design lead this round of top stories. Read on for more of the week's most popular headlines.
2. This hidden retreat is quite possibly the coolest house in Austin. Almost completely hidden from view sits a one-of-a-kind property in Austin that has received international attention for its unbelievable design. The latest attention comes from Retreat: The Modern House in Nature, a beautiful architectural book filled with stunning homes from across the globe.
5. New rooftop bar from cocktail dream team opens in South Austin. A swanky new cocktail bar is heating up the South Austin nightlife scene: Backbeat, the latest concept from drink.well. co-owners Jessica and Michael Sanders, opened on Tuesday.