Taxing MattersTaxing MattersProposed Tax Developments Could Hit Real Estate HardWilliam D. Elliott2021-02-26T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
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G-Global inks 38.4K-sf El Paso industrial leaseG-Global inks 38.4K-sf El Paso industrial leasehttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25587
Texas mortgage delinquencies a mixed bag in 4Q2020Texas mortgage delinquencies a mixed bag in 4Q2020https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25588
Meritage Homes planning 700 homes in Cibolo HillsMeritage Homes planning 700 homes in Cibolo Hillshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25585
Cacique Food planning $88M manufacturing plant Cacique Food planning $88M manufacturing plant https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25586
Affordable senior living community slated for HurstAffordable senior living community slated for Hursthttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25580
Dynamic Glass Industrial Park trades in sale-leasebackDynamic Glass Industrial Park trades in sale-leasebackhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25583
Three-property senior housing portfolio trades hands Three-property senior housing portfolio trades hands https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25584
775-unit SA Extra Space Storage trades hands 775-unit SA Extra Space Storage trades hands https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=25578



Dost Thou Protest Too Much?Dost Thou Protest Too Much?Options for Arguing Property Tax AppraisalRusty Adams2021-02-24T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​​​Texas' property tax system includes a number of options available to property owners unhappy with their property tax appraisal. However, taxpayers should be aware of pitfalls in the protest process.

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Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightLuis B. Torres, Wesley Miller, Paige Silva, and Jacob Straus2021-02-23T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​​The Texas housing market was off to a solid start at the beginning of 2020 as mortgage interest rates declined. Sales activity plummeted in March and April, however, due to COVID-19.​ 

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COVID-19 Impact Projections on Texas' EconomyCOVID-19 Impact Projections on Texas' EconomyLuis B. Torres2021-02-23T06:00:00Zspecial-report
Texas Economy

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Center's economic indicator can help forecast changes in the Texas economy resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

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See Ya Later, Next-Door NeighborSee Ya Later, Next-Door NeighborUrban Buyers Stampede to Rural TexasCharles E. Gilliland2021-02-22T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Land Markets

​​​Texas' rural land market posted strong sales in the latter part of 2020. Sales for small properties were especially high, possibly boosted by concerns over COVID-19 contagion and civil unrest in urban areas.

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How Long Can It Last?How Long Can It Last?Strong 2020 Housing Market Moves into Uncertain 2021Joshua Roberson2021-02-08T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​​​The pandemic didn't slow Texas home sales in 2020. However, despite strong demographics, low housing supply could hamper growth in 2021.

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Texas Border EconomyTexas Border EconomyLuis B. Torres, Wesley Miller, Paige Silva, and Jacob Straus2021-01-29T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

Economies along the Texas-Mexico border continued recovering in November, but key indicators were mixed, signaling slower growth. 

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Should It Stay or Should It Go?Should It Stay or Should It Go?Required TREC Addendum Addresses Fixture LeasesKerri Lewis2021-01-28T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

​​​​The Texas Real Estate Commission will soon require a new addendum on contracts for properties that have a fixture lease. The addendum will allow parties to address issues early in the transaction process rather than later.

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Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres, Wesley Miller, Paige Silva, and Jacob Straus2021-01-26T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
Economic activity slowed within Texas during November, but the state remained on the path to recovery.​

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