New Construction

Which green products are most important to buyers and homeowners?

Which green products are most important to buyers and homeowners?


While solar panels may be the poster child of green homes, builders and remodelers have some interesting feedback to share about what consumers really want.

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Are Houston’s opportunity zones living up to the hype?

Are Houston’s opportunity zones living up to the hype?


New data looks at how prices in these areas have increased — or sometimes decreased — over time.

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Homebuilder confidence takes a hit, though experts see light at the end of the tunnel

Homebuilder confidence takes a hit, though experts see light at the end of the tunnel


Economists believe home sales can help drive the nation’s economic recovery from COVID-19.

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6 things you should be telling your sellers right now!

6 things you should be telling your sellers right now!


Agents can move the ball forward with these tips on what to tell clients in unprecedented times.

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NAHB reports slight decline in builder confidence

NAHB reports slight decline in builder confidence


The NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index shows a dip in builder confidence in the South resulting from novel coronavirus outbreak.

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New work visas means relief for homebuilders

New work visas means relief for homebuilders


An additional 35,000 temporary work visas approved by the Department of Homeland Security could help ease chronic shortage of construction workers.

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Despite a dismal decade, NAHB predicts dynamism ahead for homebuilding

Despite a dismal decade, NAHB predicts dynamism ahead for homebuilding


Looking back at the last ten years in homebuilding, the National Association of Home Builders’ chief economist demonstrated how bad the 2010s were for the industry but projected a positive outlook for the 2020s.

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How the rent vs. buy calculation has changed in Houston

How the rent vs. buy calculation has changed in Houston


Looking at real estate data over the last decade, some clear trends emerge in terms of costs, demographics and housing stock. See how this has impacted the market in the Houston area.

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Houston ranks 8th in share of residential high-rises in U.S.

Houston ranks 8th in share of residential high-rises in U.S.


A new study shows that high-rise buildings aren’t just for worker bees anymore.

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New-home sales up 40.6% in South

New-home sales up 40.6% in South


The number of new homes sold shot up over last year, according to Census data from October.

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