Out-of-the-blue phone call resulted in Tesla's huge Austin land buy

Out-of-the-blue phone call resulted in Tesla's huge Austin land buy
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Real estate broker Matt Mathias was pulling up his ski pants in Telluride, Colorado, when he said he got the call that would further change Austin's trajectory. A Tesla executive was on the phone: Elon Musk, searching for a location for a new electric vehicle factory, didn't like the sites he had visited and was getting ready to leave town.

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