Current Market Data

Harvard report: Home remodeling growth could slow way down soon

Harvard report: Home remodeling growth could slow way down soon


The pace of growth in home improvement spending could soon slow to a crawl….

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Where does Houston fit into a weak national new construction picture?

Where does Houston fit into a weak national new construction picture?


Housing starts around the country were sluggish in June, with single-family starts registering below…

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Houston incomes have slipped behind home values but it could be far worse

Houston incomes have slipped behind home values but it could be far worse


It’s often said by economists that housing costs have risen faster than wages in…

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More first-time buyers facing budget constraints this year

More first-time buyers facing budget constraints this year


New data from realtor.com shows that while 42 percent of home shoppers this past…

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Mortgage application activity remains high as rates stabilize

Mortgage application activity remains high as rates stabilize


Weekly mortgage applications fall; activity remains high Mortgage application activity fell during the week…

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Why aren’t more homes hitting the market in Houston, and what can be done about it?

Why aren’t more homes hitting the market in Houston, and what can be done about it?


Just when many housing markets were seeing some relief in their scant inventory of for-sale housing,…

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Homeowners and appraisers agree more on value

Homeowners and appraisers agree more on value


July marked the second consecutive month of tightening margins between owners’ estimates of home…

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Mortgage delinquencies hit historic lows

Mortgage delinquencies hit historic lows


Loan delinquency rates hit their lowest level in 20 years this past April, according…

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May pending sales report adds to positive summer housing forecasts

May pending sales report adds to positive summer housing forecasts


Less than a week after the National Association of Realtors reported stronger than expected…

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High-end home sales decline nationwide

High-end home sales decline nationwide


In March, the luxury home market saw the largest drop in sales since 2010…

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