• Ways to sell your home without spending very much money

    How to sell your home without spending a lot of money. With a recovering economy and a better real estate market, many are looking to put their Houston homes up for sale. October 20th, 2015 10:22am
  • China could boost Texan real estate

    Chinese investors are seeking a safer spot for their investments - many are choosing U.S. real estate. As China's real estate market drops, Chinese investors are dumping their money into safer United States investments. September 21st, 2015 5:07am
  • Report: Buyers focusing on pristine homes

    Homeowners may want to dress up a home before putting it on the market. A report from RISMedia finds that buyers are becoming very choosy about the properties they buy, and even many first-time buyers are not going the traditional fixer-upper route. May 5th, 2011 1:40pm
  • Survey finds younger families looking to buy

    Younger families may be the most willing to buy a home. A recent survey finds that younger families are more likely to be willing to buy a home over the next few months, while real estate agents have found that baby boomers are willing to sit on the market. March 21st, 2011 10:30am
  • Home listing word choice makes a big impact

    The words in a real estate listing can make a big difference. A recent Canadian study finds that the actual words real estate agents and home sellers use to advertise their properties has a significant impact on how quickly the home will sell, and what price it fetches. March 4th, 2011 8:40am
  • Survey: Sellers fare better using Realtors than trying on their own

    Sellers tend to fare better using Realtors than selling on their own. A recent survey discovered that those who sell their houses with a Realtor had a 50 percent higher success rate than those who went the "for sale by owner" route. February 28th, 2011 7:39am
  • Houston property data to be available from new source

    New system to make risk data more easily available New services for mortgage risk management are now available from Houston-based Stewart Lender Services, the company announced this week, allowing for better analysis of mortgage loans and other debt. February 22nd, 2011 8:17am
  • Houston Realtors take home awards from 2010 recognition event

    Houston Realtors do well at awards Along with several individual honorees, the Houston Association of Realtors took home a group prize for the most innovative real estate program of the year for their "H-Town Day" in 2010, the Texas Association of Realtors announced today. February 21st, 2011 6:28am