Texas Real Estate

Stock market and oil price slide doesn’t dampen forecast for housing growth in 2016

LAS VEGAS – Look for an 18 percent jump in nationwide home starts this year. Gyrations in the stock market and fears about a possible recession aren’t likely to derail… Sourced through Scoop.it from: bizbeatblog.dallasnews.com Rosy predictions for the Dallas – Fort Worth housing market in 2016 despite oil price and stock market declines. See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots…read more →

Heaps of housing added to Houston and Austin markets in just a few years

The dawning slowdown in the Houston-area housing market arrives on the heels of a striking boom where homebuilders and apartment developers increased the housing supply by almost 10 percent in just a few years. Despite a recent increase in the supply of new homes sitting vacant in the Houston area, analysts remain upbeat about the overall health of the local…read more →

Oil’s dip hits home sales

Home sales are down sharply this year in North Dakota and the West Texas cities of Midland and Odessa. Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.dallasnews.com See on Scoop.it – Texas Lots and Land