Growth management comes in a number of styles. Which is best? With Texas’ population increasing exponentially, any of them are better than not planning at all.
Hunt No. 2005, Tierra Grande reprint, 2pp (7/20/2012)
Licensees with prospective first-time homebuyers should be familiar with the Texas First-Time Homebuyer Program. Administered by the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs, the program is tailored to first-time homebuyers with low-to-moderate incomes.
Hunt No. 1996, Tierra Grande reprint, 4pp (4/20/2012)
Increased oil and gas activity in the Eagle Ford Shale has dramatically boosted the economies of many small South Texas towns. However, the influx of oilfield workers has caused severe housing shortages and is straining local infrastructures.
Hunt No. 1979, Tierra Grande reprint, 4pp (10/20/2011)
Texas' economy has been enticing people from all over the country to move here. Thanks to the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey, we know where they are moving from, what jobs they're coming for and what level of education they bring.
Hunt No. 1964, Tierra Grande reprint, 5pp (4/14/2011)
Because of intensive news coverage, many people equate the entire border region with ongoing violence. But El Paso was voted the safest city in America in 2011. Businesses conducting new site selection should not overlook El Paso
Hunt No. 1958, Tierra Grande reprint, 4pp (1/24/2011)
Laredo's industrial market weathered the recession and is ready for the future. Freight is flowing efficiently across five bridges. New "weigh in motion" technology records truck weights as they drive over a sensor, and huge increases in the value of automotive and cell phone equipment shipped has positioned the city to better compete with Asian markets.
Hunt No. 1960, Tierra Grande reprint, 3pp (1/24/2011)
Commercial real estate professionals have expressed frustration with the paucity of transactions. Suggestions for jump-starting the stalled market include reviving the Resolution Trust Corporation, creating a system of real-time valuations, and encouraging the government to set the rules and get out of the way.