Association News

GHBA celebrates 80th anniversary along with kitchen remodel unveiling
GHBA celebrates 80th anniversary along with kitchen remodel unveiling

The kitchen located in the Greater Houston Builders Association’s headquarters recently got a facelift in honor of the association’s 80th anniversary.

Property taxes in Texas – what our clients need to know
Property taxes in Texas – what our clients need to know

To help all Texans understand their property taxes, Texas Realtors created the website knowyourtaxes.org to serve as a complete resource on local property taxes across the state. Here’s what to share with clients.

Houston real estate slowing as summer ends?
Houston real estate slowing as summer ends?

New listings lost some momentum as families turned their attention to sending kids back to school according to Houston Association of Realtors.

Houston home listings improved again last week
Houston home listings improved again last week

Houston home listings held to positive territory on a year-over-year basis for a third consecutive week in the week ended Aug. 9, and the listing volume continues to gain ground from earlier this year, according to a Houston Association of Realtors report.

Report: More than 3M Texas homes sold, $112K increase in median price from 2011 to 2020
Report: More than 3M Texas homes sold, $112K increase in median price from 2011 to 2020

Texas Realtors releases report chronicling the real estate market’s growth over the past decade.

Obstacles and opportunities to growing hispanic homeownership
Obstacles and opportunities to growing hispanic homeownership

Despite the inventory and credit challenges, Latinos are driving homeownership growth. The Urban Institute projects that this trend is only going to continue, with Latinos expected to make up 70% of homeownership growth between now and 2040.

Houston housing shows resilience through the storms
Houston housing shows resilience through the storms

“By the time we closed the books on 2020, we had achieved a record year for Houston housing. Halfway through 2021, we are on track to set a new record.” — Richard Miranda, 2021 chairman of the Houston Association of Realtors

Show buyers and sellers the value you bring as a Realtor
Show buyers and sellers the value you bring as a Realtor

“Your buyers and sellers need to know the value of hiring you as their Realtor.” — By Jessica Escamilla, president of the Houston Women’s Council of Realtors

Realtors and our service to Texans in Winter Storm Uri’s aftermath
Realtors and our service to Texans in Winter Storm Uri’s aftermath

While the full extent of the storm is still being analyzed, there are steps we can take with our clients to help prepare for the next disaster.

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