Current Market Data

Single-family construction up, multi-family construction down

Single-family construction up, multi-family construction down


The latest New Residential Construction report points to builder momentum, though supply-side challenges linger.

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RE/MAX: Houston median home sales price up 6.5% from 2019

RE/MAX: Houston median home sales price up 6.5% from 2019


Re/MAX home sales across the nation were up 4.3% year over year, making it the third best month for home sales in the 13-year history of the report.

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Mortgage applications down slightly as some consumers wait for another rate drop

Mortgage applications down slightly as some consumers wait for another rate drop


A new report from the Mortgage Bankers Association shows a slight drop in mortgage application volume amid expectations of further mortgage rate reductions.

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Wallethub: Texas has among the most COVID-19 restrictions in the nation

Wallethub: Texas has among the most COVID-19 restrictions in the nation


A new report from the financial website Wallethub ranks each state on COVID-19 restrictions.

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Sluggish rent growth shows signs of steadying

Sluggish rent growth shows signs of steadying


July rent price increases in lower-priced rentals far exceeded other price levels, according to a new report from CoreLogic.

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iBuyer activity down 88% in Q2

iBuyer activity down 88% in Q2


The biggest players in the iBuyer market closed up shop at the beginning of the pandemic, and a new report shows the numbers.

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Housing sentiment up in August as consumers recognize window of opportunity

Housing sentiment up in August as consumers recognize window of opportunity


The share of consumers who say now is a good time to buy a home has risen to 59%, according to the latest Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index.

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August was a hot month for the high-end Houston market

August was a hot month for the high-end Houston market


Houston real estate registered another strong performance in August, as sales in the luxury market skyrocketed more than 40% compared to a year earlier.

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HAR releases list of 10 most expensive homes sold in August

HAR releases list of 10 most expensive homes sold in August


Eight Houston agents sold homes priced between nearly $3 million and just under $6 million last month.

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CoreLogic: Foreclosures could double by 2022

CoreLogic: Foreclosures could double by 2022


Serious delinquencies are expected to rise — particularly among lower-income households, small business owners and for those working in sectors hard hit by the pandemic.

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