real estate news in houston
For the ninth month in a row, Redfin is reporting more than half the homes offered by their agents are facing competition at 56%.
The website, which notes that housing costs take up about one third of average spending for households, configured data by assessing the median home value and mortgage payment to show the minimum level of income necessary.
“In the final months of 2020, single-family rents posted the highest increases in over four years,” said Molly Boesel, principal economist at CoreLogic. “However, single-family rent price reaction to the pandemic and resulting recession differed greatly across metros.”
Nine Houston agents sold homes priced between $2,715,000 and $$6,995,000 last month, according to HAR.
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The report added that vacation homes and affordable homes in small towns near major urban centers were in strong demand as a result of the pandemic.
Top-rated Waller independent school district to open their first campus in Bridgeland.
What are the best U.S. cities for retirees? A new report from 55places.com names the top 20, and five of them are in Texas.
The Houston Association of Realtors offers a look at market activity last week.
We live in uncertain times and clients these days, perhaps more than ever, are asking themselves if now is the right time to buy. Fence-sitters beware, though, says a new study from Zillow, which notes that waiting could mean