Livingston Real Estate News
Friday | 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?
Thursday | 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?
Friday | via The Press-Enterprise
There was a time, not too long ago, when a hallmark of success was as simple as saying, "I'm still here." Now that the economy's moving at a headier clip, it was heartening to get a call from Rob Murray. Comment?
19 min ago | via Cape Cod Times
WELLFLEET The phrase "one of a kind" gets thrown around a lot by real estate agents, but this "three-bedroom" home may actually fit the broker hyperbole. Situated on just over of an acre of land overlooking Drummer Cove, the home is a strange cocktail of beauty and utility. Comment?
45 min ago | via The Wave
You just received a call from your tenant. The good news is that his business is growing dramatically. Comment?
45 min ago | via The Spokesman-Review
Housing market trends bode well for sellers this spring, but some may encounter hurdles even after they land a buyer. Rising home values and a lack of inventory in many markets could set them up to receive competing offers, but that dynamic could also increase the likelihood that the appraised value of the home could fall short of the agreed upon sale price, potentially scuttling the deal. Comment?
1 hr ago | via The Arizona Republic
Many Americans ignore smart wealth-building activities Not everyone pursues smart financial activities tied to homes, stocks, banking and more. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1bG6YVc Not all Americans pursue wise asset-buillding activities like owning a home or participating in a workplace retirement account. Comment?
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