Houston Real Estate News

Liberals look to make home-buying more affordable for millennials: Morneau - Houston Today

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 15:13
Liberals look to make home-buying more affordable for millennials: Morneau  Houston Today

The Trudeau government is looking for ways to make home-buying more affordable for millennials, Finance Minister Bill Morneau said Tuesday as he held ...

Houston apartment market projected to improve in 2019 - Chron

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 14:33
Houston apartment market projected to improve in 2019  Chron

Houston's apartment market is projected to improve this year, fed by an economy that's poised to grow and millennials who continue to favor renting over home ...

Welcome Group Gets $300M Infusion To Expand Industrial, Office Investment - Bisnow

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 11:39
Welcome Group Gets $300M Infusion To Expand Industrial, Office Investment  Bisnow

Houston-based Welcome Group secures up to $300M for growth capital from an investment fund managed by Almanac Realty Investors.

Texas construction employment reaches record high - Chron

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 08:57
Texas construction employment reaches record high  Chron

Texas construction employment has reached a record high, according to federal data. The state's construction employment grew by 6.4 percent in 2018, adding ...

Panda Garden to close longtime restaurant near West U - Chron

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 07:49
Panda Garden to close longtime restaurant near West U  Chron

The Panda Garden Chinese restaurant in Weslayan Plaza Shopping Center in the West University area will close Wednesday after a 25-year run. The restaurant ...

This Week's Houston Deal Sheet - Bisnow

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 06:27
This Week's Houston Deal Sheet  Bisnow

Here are the biggest office leases, building sales and financing deals of the last week.

One of a kind $2.9M Montgomery ranch offers private, country backyard oasis - Chron.com

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 16:31
One of a kind $2.9M Montgomery ranch offers private, country backyard oasis  Chron.com

Located at 24004 Lakeview Way in Montgomery, the 10,587 square-foot ranch currently for sale provides the perfect blend of rustic countryside views and a ...

Direct buyer Offerpad planning significant expansion, beginning in Texas - HousingWire

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 12:19
Direct buyer Offerpad planning significant expansion, beginning in Texas  HousingWire

Last year, Offerpad secured $150 million in funding, which the direct homebuyer said that it planned to use to expand its business. As with similar direct buyers ...

COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019 - Houston Today

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 17:06
COLUMN: Four questions on the B.C. economy in 2019  Houston Today

The arrival of the new year prompts forecasters to reflect on what may lie ahead for our economy. For Canada and B.C., the picture is mixed. Several external ...

BC VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP's speculation tax on empty homes - Houston Today

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 10:41
BC VIEWS: Fact-checking the NDP's speculation tax on empty homes  Houston Today

When the B.C. NDP government quietly announced its registration system for the new “speculation and vacancy tax” last week, it took a minute for me to realize ...

Realtor of the Week: Evans has enjoyed longtime real estate success - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Realtor of the Week: Evans has enjoyed longtime real estate success  Chron.com

Buying or selling a home without the assistance of a Realtor can be worrisome. Most going it alone say their stress levels are higher, anxiety is common, and ...

Vintage Oaks leads Hill Country in real estate growth - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Vintage Oaks leads Hill Country in real estate growth  Chron.com

The surge in real estate activity in the Texas Hill Country reached an all-time high in 2018. According to Texas A&M University's data reported December ...

Realtor of the Week: Evans has enjoyed longtime real estate success - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Realtor of the Week: Evans has enjoyed longtime real estate success  Chron.com

Buying or selling a home without the assistance of a Realtor can be worrisome. Most going it alone say their stress levels are higher, anxiety is common, and ...

Vintage Oaks leads Hill Country in real estate growth - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Vintage Oaks leads Hill Country in real estate growth  Chron.com

The surge in real estate activity in the Texas Hill Country reached an all-time high in 2018. According to Texas A&M University's data reported December ...

HomeAid Heroes funds projects for homeless community - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
HomeAid Heroes funds projects for homeless community  Chron.com

HomeAid Heroes is a unique program that offers GHBA builders, developers, remodelers, mortgage companies, title companies and trades an opportunity to ...

Realtor of the Week: Evans has enjoyed longtime real estate success - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Realtor of the Week: Evans has enjoyed longtime real estate success  Chron.com

Buying or selling a home without the assistance of a Realtor can be worrisome. Most going it alone say their stress levels are higher, anxiety is common, and ...

Vintage Oaks leads Hill Country in real estate growth - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Vintage Oaks leads Hill Country in real estate growth  Chron.com

The surge in real estate activity in the Texas Hill Country reached an all-time high in 2018. According to Texas A&M University's data reported December ...

Nonagenarian speaks out on Houston’s civil rights history [Opinion] - Houston Chronicle

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
Nonagenarian speaks out on Houston’s civil rights history [Opinion]  Houston Chronicle

Houston has come a long way with respect to civil rights, but not nearly far enough. Now that I have turned 90 and have nothing to lose, I can speak out about ...

HomeAid Heroes funds projects for homeless community - Chron.com

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:00
HomeAid Heroes funds projects for homeless community  Chron.com

HomeAid Heroes is a unique program that offers GHBA builders, developers, remodelers, mortgage companies, title companies and trades an opportunity to ...

Want to avoid the speculation tax on your vacant home? Rent it out, Horgan says - Houston Today

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 15:24
Want to avoid the speculation tax on your vacant home? Rent it out, Horgan says  Houston Today

Premier John Horgan and Sheila Malcolmson say speculation and vacancy tax addresses homelessness.