Real Estate News

  • Texas remains a top college destination Houston provides excellent educational opportunities. The entire state of Texas, and Houston in particular, has long been a destination for students who want to get a college education. July 28th, 2015 9:17am
  • Texas government continues to invest in economic success Texas provides tax breaks to companies. Houston is often pigeonholed as an oil town, but crude is just one part of the region's economic success. In fact, Houston's economic diversity is a key factor in the area's ongoing growth. July 28th, 2015 3:39am
  • Home price appreciation demonstrates housing market's strength Rising home prices are good for sellers, and new inventory should help buyers. The housing market recovery has been a long time coming, and home prices across the country are finally returning to their pre-recession highs, according to a new study from Black Knight Financial. July 27th, 2015 3:38am
  • U.S. economy continues to grow Things are looking up for the economy overall. July 26th, 2015 8:46am
  • Funding arrives for high-speed Texas railway A high-speed train could dramatically alter Texas travel. It currently takes several hours to make the trip between Houston and Dallas by car, but that is set to change with the creation of a high-speed bullet train that will link the two cities. July 23rd, 2015 7:29am
  • Houston's housing market can't be stopped Multifamily construction increased across the U.S. The Houston housing market is a perennial bright spot for the U.S. economy, and it remains a powerhouse as the country enters the second half of 2015. The Houston Association of Realtors' report for June demonstrated impressive growth throughout the housi July 21st, 2015 6:54am
  • Houston's downtown benefits from residential construction Downtown will see increased residential space. Houston's strong economy keeps drawing people to the city and surrounding areas, which is rapidly increasing the price of housing. That's great news for the region's service industry and is also fueling a boom in residential construction in- and outside t July 15th, 2015 4:30am
  • Resilient Texas market continues to grow There's more to Texas than oil. The Texas economy is synonymous with oil, but the falling price of black gold hasn't spelled disaster for Texas' overall economic growth. July 13th, 2015 7:00am
  • National real estate market recovery continues Homebuying is up across the country. The recession had a profound impact on the U.S. housing market, but it seems sales are finally recovering from years spend in doldrums. The national housing picture has improved substantially in 2015, and that positive momentum is likely to continue throu July 10th, 2015 5:05am
  • Retailers flock to the Houston market Texas population growth has necessitated more retail space. Houston's strong economic growth and rising population figures make it an ideal place for retail expansion, and developers have taken notice. July 7th, 2015 4:26am
  • FAA approves Houston spaceport Houston will be an important part of the commercial spaceflight industry. Houston is already home to NASA's Johnson Space Center, and now it is poised to be a hub for the future of spaceflight, according to CBS affiliate KHOU. On July 1, the Federal Aviation Administration granted a spaceport license for Ellington Field in Hous July 1st, 2015 8:20am