home prices: Houston Real Estate Could Be Bright Spot in the Housing Market Sluggish Recovery - 03/01/11 09:01 AM
It’s not news that Texas, and Houston in particular, have fared better than most of the nation during the economic turmoil of the last few years.  While Texas home prices appreciated at a healthy pace in the 2000’s, none of it approached the huge increases seen in some of the “bubble” markets around the country.  Of course, it hasn’t been pain-free, as anyone trying to sell a home in Houston can attest.  But, several reports released in recent weeks on Houston’s housing market and economic outlook are continuing to paint a rosy - alebeit cautious - picture.
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home prices: Is the Glass Half-Empty or Half-Full? - 05/17/10 05:21 AM
So much of how we view the Houston real estate market depends on how we see the financial picture in general. Are we economic optimists or pessimists? Does the financial crisis bring buying opportunities and lessons to learn, or fear of the unknown and a desire to retreat? Some days we might feel a bit of both. While certain facts don’t lie, often our assessment of the market lies in our own perceptions, and how we interpret the data.
Home values: If you were to look at the latest Home Value Index for Houston properties on Zillow.com, you’d see a 4.4% year-over-year … (1 comments)

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