HOUSING VALUES RISE

Only four U.S. housing markets experienced an increase in value during January, and three of those were in Texas, according to a survey released Monday. First American CoreLogic reports that Austin–Round Rock saw a 3.9 percent increase in housing market value....

Ten Cities Ready To Bounce Back

The horror show of America’s residential real estate market just keeps getting scarier, what with the sub-prime mortgage crisis threatening to slash demand for homes while the inventory of unsold properties continues to pile up. It’s enough to send any...

Existing home sales slipped

In August, 8,480 existing houses were sold in North Texas’ 29-county area, down 10 percent from a year earlier, according to the report from the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University and the North Texas Real Estate Information System (NTREIS). For the first...