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$4 Million Buys You This North Houston Home and 35 Others Kinda Like It

<b>$4 MILLION BUYS YOU THIS NORTH HOUSTON HOME AND 35 OTHERS KINDA LIKE IT</b> This 2005-vintage 1,755-sq.-ft. home at 826 Bandon Ln. in Remington Ranch is …

Gain in Home Sales Allay Concern of More Weakness: Economy

Sales of new U.S. homes climbed in April for the first time in three months, allaying concerns of an extended setback in the residential real-estate …

Stock Markets

Open Floorplans Getting Closed Off? Demand Grows for Separate Kitchens

<i>By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine</i><p>Open floorplans have been in high demand in recent years, with buyers showing preferences for open …

The Jazzy New Bouquet of Towers Meant To Replace 4 Bars in 3 Buildings on a Kirby Block

The website of New York real estate firm Thor Equities has switched out the renderings for the full-block <b>Kirby Collection</b> mixed-use development it’s …

Kitchen Remodel: 101 Stunning Ideas for Your Kitchen Design

When it comes to designing and decorating a home, every little section of it is equally important — each room must have its own unique flavor which …

More Dunkin' Donuts shops announced for Houston - Houston Business Journal

By Shaina Zucker <br>– Reporter, Houston Business Journal<p>Aug 13, 2013, 8:17am CDT<p>Whether you’re a sprinkles nut or a chocolate maniac, Dunkin’ Donuts …

Gracepoint Homes will build close to Exxon Mobil's new campus near the Woodlands - Houston Business Journal

By Jenny Agee-Aldridge <br>– Reporter, Houston Business Journal<p>Mar 7, 2014, 1:00pm CST<p>Construction will begin soon on a large tract near Interstate 45 in …

Peek inside Anadarko’s newest tower - Houston Business Journal

By Jenny Agee-Aldridge <br>– Reporter, Houston Business Journal<p>Mar 12, 2014, 2:59pm CDT<p>Oil and gas companies compete to recruit and retain top talent, …

Sample the Sweet Shoppe Froth in This $1.19 Million Southgate Home

A 1940 Southgate home is <b>in the pink</b> — and in the blue, peach, and mint — on a corner lot 4 blocks south of Rice University’s mid-campus entrance on …

Texas' unemployment rate hits 5-year low, Houston's drops year over year - Houston Business Journal

By Olivia Pulsinelli <br>– Senior web editor, Houston Business Journal<p>Mar 7, 2014, 1:34pm CST<p>Both Houston and Texas saw their unemployment rates drop …

2013 home sales reflect boom

Home sales across the Houston area broke a pre-recession record in 2013, as a booming economy and a buying frenzy in many neighborhoods pushed up …

Moving to Houston

• The cost of living in Houston is the second lowest among the ten most populous metro areas in the whole country. Housing in particular is affordable …

Keller Williams Reports Record Growth, Productivity and Profitability Gains

Keller Williams Reports Record Growth, Productivity and Profitability …

New energy corridor in The Woodlands

Major growth in The Woodlands is setting the stage for what could become the new energy corridor. It's centered around a brand new campus that will …

The Global View

This business is all about networking. The importance of connecting with people is not lost on real estate professionals. But what can get lost is …

Robinson asking $3.695 million for custom mansion

Got $3.695 million lying around, give or take a few?<p>Then you, too, can own your very own mansion custom-built for one of the best basketball players …

New Apartments Facing Washington Ave Roundabout Will Have Retail on the Ground Floor and Maybe a Trader Joe’s

Architect Meeks + Partners has posted a rendering of the steel-framed apartment complex <b>Greystar</b> is planning to replace the <b>Memorial Club</b> Apartments …

Foreclosure filings fall to lowest level since 2007

Foreclosure filings in January plunged to their lowest level since April 2007.<p>Notices of default, scheduled auctions, bank repossessions and other filings fell to 150,864 last month, a 7% decline from the previous month and a 28% drop from January 2012, according to RealtyTrac. New foreclosure …

Home prices dipped in November on colder weather

Home prices fell slightly in November as colder weather slowed buying, ending nine straight months of price gains.<p>The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index slipped 0.1 percent from October to November, partly reversing the previous monthly increase of 0.2 percent. But the index is …

Real Estate

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Housing market breaks new records

A new housing development along Kempwood in Spring Branch (Nancy Sarnoff / Houston Chronicle)<p>Houston-area home sales hit a record last month as more …

Houston's Energy Corridor draws Atlanta commercial real estate firm's first local project - Houston Business Journal

By Jenny Agee-Aldridge <br>– Reporter, Houston Business Journal<p>Jan 24, 2014, 5:00am CST<p>Multifamily housing in the Energy Corridor is booming with at …

5 Reasons Real Estate Rocked in Houston in 2013

2013 was a banner year for real estate in Houston, and we’ve collected five of the most impressive reasons why.<p>Here’s some shocking news for you – …