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Homes sold faster in March compared to the previous month and year

Homes sold faster in March compared to the previous month and year


Properties, on average, remained on the market for 34 days in March 2017, a…

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Residential construction spending rises in March

Residential construction spending rises in March


As spring gets into full swing, construction activity is starting to pick up. Residential…

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New home sales have slowed down in Houston

New home sales have slowed down in Houston


New home sales in Houston, one of the largest Texas new home sales markets,…

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Immigrants help spur household growth, report says

Immigrants help spur household growth, report says


  The Immigrant and Housing Demand Report was released this month, accounting for Latin American,…

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Low inventory led to cooling homebuyer demand in March

Low inventory led to cooling homebuyer demand in March


  The Redfin Housing Demand Index decreased in March to 108 from 123 in…

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Houston remains a top draw for out-of-state homebuyers

Houston remains a top draw for out-of-state homebuyers


Houston sees a significant amount of interest from residents outside of the city, especially…

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Fannie Mae announces new programs to help borrowers with student loan debt

Fannie Mae announces new programs to help borrowers with student loan debt


Fannie Mae announced a new student loan cash-out refinance program and policies to help…

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Multifamily construction outpaced single-family homes in Houston

Multifamily construction outpaced single-family homes in Houston


  Multi-family properties account for more than 40 percent of the growth in housing…

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Getting inside the head of this spring’s homebuyer

Getting inside the head of this spring’s homebuyer


  The recently released Active Spring Home Shopper report from realtor.com dives into the mind…

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March was the best month for home sales since the market crash

March was the best month for home sales since the market crash


Thanks in part to some slight relief in housing inventory woes, March saw the…

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