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Top 10 most expensive Houston homes sold in July
Top 10 most expensive Houston homes sold in July

Homes priced from $750,000 and above led the way in sales volume in July with a 36.7% year-over-year increase. Most of the homes are located in River Oaks, Memorial Villages and The Woodlands.

New listings rose in July as more affordable options hit the market
New listings rose in July as more affordable options hit the market

Smaller, more affordable homes are hitting the market, helping moderate median list prices, according to Realtor.com.

Houston-based REIT spends $560 million on single-family rental portfolio
Houston-based REIT spends $560 million on single-family rental portfolio

Besides Atlanta, the portfolio’s markets include Dallas; Phoenix; Nashville, Tenn.; Charlotte, N.C.; and Tampa, Fla.

Houston home listings improved again last week
Houston home listings improved again last week

Houston home listings held to positive territory on a year-over-year basis for a third consecutive week in the week ended Aug. 9, and the listing volume continues to gain ground from earlier this year, according to a Houston Association of Realtors report.

Houston-based Hines secures $750M in investor commitments for new fund
Houston-based Hines secures $750M in investor commitments for new fund

Hines U.S. Property Partners initial capital raise represents over $1.2 billion in investment capacity to pursue next-generation assets.

Report: More than 3M Texas homes sold, $112K increase in median price from 2011 to 2020
Report: More than 3M Texas homes sold, $112K increase in median price from 2011 to 2020

Texas Realtors releases report chronicling the real estate market’s growth over the past decade.

The Highlands, a 4,000-home master-planned community, coming soon
The Highlands, a 4,000-home master-planned community, coming soon

The Highlands is Caldwell Home’s newest master-planned community coming soon to Montgomery County, will feature 4,000 homes from award-winning builders and with amenities for a highly active lifestyle.

Miami landlord expands into Georgia with new metro-Atlanta community
Miami landlord expands into Georgia with new metro-Atlanta community

The company is currently starting to build in Dallas and will soon break ground on two more developments in the city, as well as others in Austin and Houston in the near future.

RentPath names new CEO after Redfin takeover
RentPath names new CEO after Redfin takeover

The new executive joins RentPath from ParkMobile, which provides an app to help drivers pay for metered parking remotely.

How far are Houston homeowners willing to commute?
How far are Houston homeowners willing to commute?

With the increased number of professionals working remotely, today’s homebuyers are putting less of a premium on commute time and more on affordability.

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