Edcouch Real Estate News
8 hrs ago | via Chron
White holds a Bachelor of Science in architectural engineering from The University of Texas , Austin, and prior to obtaining her real estate licenses, she worked for an engineering firm as a project manager. "I love the construction aspect of homes, plus the floor plans and possibilities. Comment?
19 hrs ago | via Business Journal
There's nothing like foreclosure rates to put a few things into perspective. After a series of reports highlighting low inventory, higher asking prices and an increasing number of homes sold, Zillow released its Negative Equity Report last week that found San Antonio has the highest percentage - 12.3 percent - of "underwater" homes in Texas. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 25 | via Inman Real Estate News
HAR.com, the popular consumer-facing real estate search portal operated by the Houston Association of Realtors, has officially relaunched with listings from throughout the state of Texas. Last year HAR announced that it had become the first multiple listing service to join syndicator ListHub's Real Estate Network as a publisher. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Seeking Alpha
This confirmation of home builders strong year-to-date sales reports is a very encouraging sign especially given Texas appears to continue to perform well. "Sales of new single-family houses in February 2015 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 539,000This is 7.8 percent above the revised January rate of 500,000 and is 24.8 percent above the February 2014 estimate of 432,000." Comment?
Tuesday Mar 24 | via Dallas Morning News
While residential prices have shot higher in North Texas in recent years, Dallas-Fort Worth homes are still more affordable than the U.S. average, according to a new report by Realtor.com The Internet real estate marketing operation compared median home prices and annual income levels in more than a dozen major U.S. markets. In the D-FW area, it takes just under 26 percent of median income to afford a mid-priced house, Realtor.com found. Comment?
13 min ago | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Steven Lloyd, HART's executive director, is pictured inside the future Daniel and Belle Fangmeyer theater last weekend after the trusses were installed for the building. Support beams for the new Daniel and Belle Fangmeyer Theater have been erected, allowing passersby to at last visualize how the addition to the addition to The trusses, or support system that holds the roof up, were built all winter long and put up last Saturday, showcasing an impressive skeleton of a building that is expected to be complete in June. Comment?
14 min ago | via Gilmer Mirror
Each fall, the women of Longview come together to raise the funds and to build a home with a Habitat partner family. This year approximately 150 women participated in the 2nd Annual Stud Show fundraiser and came out to build the home over eight Saturdays. Comment?
25 min ago | via Sunday Herald
Channel 4 News said that it had identified 46 MPs who claimed rent or hotel bills even though they had properties in London at a cost to the taxpayer more than 1.3 million since 2012. The programme said that many of the MPs involved had originally bought the properties under the old expenses system when they were allowed to claim mortgage payments on second homes. Comment?
55 min ago | via St. Petersburg Times
Traditional retirement advice typically calls for paying off a mortgage and reducing debt as much as possible before moving on to what's sure to be a smaller paycheck. Anderson says people should think more like corporations by balancing debt with the cash on hand. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Wave
Because nothing says "DRAMA" better than the spring real estate market. Unless you want to bring up reality TV, which is somewhat less than real. Comment?
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