'Good Facts' Can Reduce Taxes'Good Facts' Can Reduce TaxesJerrold J. Stern2016-02-10T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
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Oil downturn drags down Houston office, multifamily constructionOil downturn drags down Houston office, multifamily constructionhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12093 http://www.bizjournals.com/houston/morning_call/2016/02/houston-office-multifamily-construction-starts.html
Up for grabs in Plano: JCPenney on the hot marketUp for grabs in Plano: JCPenney on the hot markethttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12098 http://bizbeatblog.dallasnews.com/2016/02/penneys-plano-campus-up-for-grabs-in-what-is-the-hottest-real-estate-market-in-the-state.html/
NAI Partners: 4Q2015 Office Market, Economic Outlook not a 'V' but 'U'NAI Partners: 4Q2015 Office Market, Economic Outlook not a 'V' but 'U'https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12095 https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/MktResearch/Houston_office_NAI.pdf
Under construction: Edinburg reaches $139.5M in 2015Under construction: Edinburg reaches $139.5M in 2015https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12100 http://edinburgedc.com/construction-activities-in-edinburg-for-2015-reach-139-5-million/
Houston: despite sliding oil prices, mid-range housing holds its ownHouston: despite sliding oil prices, mid-range housing holds its ownhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12092 http://www.har.com/content/mls/?m=2&y=16
ABoR: Austin area home sales Jan. 2016ABoR: Austin area home sales Jan. 2016https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12101 http://www.terradatum.com/marketdata/ACTRIS/index.html?year=2016&month=1
San Antonio: Victory Packaging sells 440,000-SF propertySan Antonio: Victory Packaging sells 440,000-SF propertyhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12069 http://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/news/2016/02/05/transaction-action-lunch-crowds-rejoice-salata.html
Clear Lake City 'prepares to launch' Phase II of communityClear Lake City 'prepares to launch' Phase II of communityhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12091 http://www.bizjournals.com/houston/news/2016/02/11/phase-ii-of-constructionto-begin-at-clear-lake.html



Water Planning and Groundwater ManagementWater Planning and Groundwater ManagementCharles E. Gilliland2016-02-11T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​Texas is ahead of many other states in planning for future water supplies. Even so, many unanswered questions remain regarding groundwater regulation in the state.

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Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightJames P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres and Wayne Day2016-02-11T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​​​​​The Texas economy continued to grow in December but at a more modest pace in the face of a weakening global economy, lower energy prices, and a strong dollar. ​

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Communication VideosCommunication Videos2016-02-04T06:00:00Zother
RE Center

​​​​In a series of four videos, the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University explores what it takes to be an effective communicator. The presenter is Mays Business School Executive Professor John Krajicek.

Digital Onlyhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/other/communication public speaking
Real Estate Center's Top Ten for JanuaryReal Estate Center's Top Ten for January2016-02-03T06:00:00Zreference
RE Center

​​​​Check out the top ten list of the Center's most viewed articles for the month of January. 

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Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres, Wayne Day2016-01-15T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
​​​​​​​​​This monthly report offers an overview of the various sectors of the Texas economy, including housing, manufacturing, energy, employment and trade. Digital and Print2046https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/outlook-for-the-texas-economy https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2046.pdf
Trends: Texas Commercial Real EstateTrends: Texas Commercial Real EstateLuis B. Torres and Harold D. Hunt2015-12-14T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​Natural vacancy rates can be useful in the quest to understand where future commercial rents and construction in Texas are headed.  

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2016 Economic and Housing Outlook: Q&A with James Gaines2016 Economic and Housing Outlook: Q&A with James Gaines2015-12-11T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​​​RECON editor Bryan Pope interviewed James Gaines, the Center’s new chief economist, and shares his insights. 

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Green Light on Transportation LegislationGreen Light on Transportation LegislationHarold D. Hunt2015-11-30T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

​​​​Texas transportation funding is transitioning from borrowing money for highway construction back to a pay-as-you-go model. The recent election provided another source of highway funding that does not raise taxes. 

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