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A Strong Fall Begets a Strong Spring

A Strong Fall Begets a Strong Spring


Despite a drop in interest in August, Redfin research shows an uptick in the…

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The Secret to Housing’s Future – a New Kind of 15-Year Mortgage?

The Secret to Housing’s Future – a New Kind of 15-Year Mortgage?


We often hear about how the nation’s mortgage markets need reform, but the solution…

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The Shadow Inventory: What You Need to Know

The Shadow Inventory: What You Need to Know


Though the elusive shadow inventory has dwindled, forthcoming changes to mortgage debt relief could…

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4 Important Facts About Hispanic Homebuyers in America

4 Important Facts About Hispanic Homebuyers in America


All research points to Hispanic consumers having an outsized effect on the U.S. housing…

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Asking Prices in Houston Bounce Back with Strong September

Asking Prices in Houston Bounce Back with Strong September


Asking prices once again showed positive movement in September, according to new stats from…

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Millennials Looking Up: A Positive Outlook on the Future of Homebuying

Millennials Looking Up: A Positive Outlook on the Future of Homebuying


Research from Zillow¬†finds millennial values toward homeownership may be more traditional than older generations….

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4 Reasons Builders are Building Bigger

4 Reasons Builders are Building Bigger


Americans everywhere are tightening their belts, but still our houses are getting bigger. Why?…

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Houston’s Rental Market Continues Strong Performance in 2014

Houston’s Rental Market Continues Strong Performance in 2014


Our city’s rental markets have performed quite well in recent years, and 2014 seems…

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Average Down Payment in Houston Nearly $44,000

Average Down Payment in Houston Nearly $44,000


How does the down payment in Houston compare with other metro areas? #10176815 /…

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Residential Construction in Houston Positive in 2014

Residential Construction in Houston Positive in 2014


Construction is the residential sphere is keeping pace in Houston in 2014 #86532468 /…

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