By Brandi Smith
The definition of lobbying is undergoing a
significant rewrite in the City of Austin and it
could have a huge impact on the commercial
real estate industry throughout the state of Texas.
The change got its start back in January 2014 when Austin’s new city council members took their seats. For the first time in the Texas capital’s history, the council was comprised of ten members voted on by district instead of at large, as well as the mayor.