{{titleBar.title}}

{{titleBar.tagline}}

 

 

Out of Reach?Out of Reach?Texas Affordable HousingLuis B. Torres and Wayne Day2018-05-21T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential
Digital and Print2198https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Out-of-Reach? https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2198.pdf

 

 

Christian Academy growth in 65k-sf high school Christian Academy growth in 65k-sf high school https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=19994 https://www.chron.com/neighborhood/woodlands/news/article/Woodlands-Christian-Academy-to-build-new-high-12870196.php
Methodist The Woodlands Hospital MOB opensMethodist The Woodlands Hospital MOB openshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=19995 https://www.woodlandsonline.com/npps/story.cfm?nppage=60670
LSC's $15.4M Center for Science and Innovation LSC's $15.4M Center for Science and Innovation https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=20023 https://communityimpact.com/houston/spring-klein/education/2018/05/02/photos-see-inside-lone-star-college-university-parks-new-center-for-science-and-innovation/
Slam Dunk Tracks to Beaumont Urban Air parkSlam Dunk Tracks to Beaumont Urban Air parkhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=19992 https://www.prurgent.com/2018-04-26/pressrelease442060.htm
$250M ranch mining for new owner$250M ranch mining for new ownerhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=20179 https://www.chron.com/homes/distinctiveproperties/article/Nearly-30-000-acres-of-former-industrial-use-land-12936960.php
How 'bout them Legends!How 'bout them Legends!https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=20180 https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2018/05/22/new-home-community-set-dallas-cowboys-old-valley-ranch-spread
H-E-B's East Side facility gets the voteH-E-B's East Side facility gets the votehttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=20183 https://therivardreport.com/council-approves-waivers-for-h-e-b-warehouse-on-far-east-side/
Look out Katy, here come the CougarsLook out Katy, here come the Cougarshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=20186 https://www.bizjournals.com/houston/news/2018/05/23/university-of-houston-to-break-ground-on-katy.html

 

 

H-TownH-TownHouston and HurricanesRobert W. Gilmer2018-05-22T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Economy

​Since 1983, eight severe weather events have each caused a billion dollars or more in damages in Houston. While the city has proven economically resilient after each storm, better flood management and infrastructure remain a challenge.

Digital and Print2204https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/H-Town https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2204.pdf
Home DeliveryHome DeliveryWhere is All the New Housing?Luis B. Torres and Wesley Miller2018-05-21T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential

New-home inventories in Texas have averaged 4.8 months since 2012, well below the six- to 6.5-month equilibrium level. Rising land prices and lagging labor productivity prevented a sufficient supply-side response following the Great Recession.

Digital and Print2203https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Home-Delivery https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2203.pdf
Dirt Isn't Cheap . . . AnymoreDirt Isn't Cheap . . . AnymoreLand's Impact on Home PricesAli Anari and James P. Gaines2018-05-16T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential

​​​​​Rising land costs contribute to rising home prices. As land costs increase, they account for a larger portion of a home's overall price. In 2016, land accounted for an average of 20.4 percent of the cost of a home in Texas.

Digital and Print2200https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Dirt-Isn't-Cheap-Anymore https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2200.pdf
Homestead AdvantageHomestead AdvantageRusty Adams2018-05-15T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential

​​​​Most Texas homeowners are aware of the homestead law that exempts them from certain taxes, but the law provides two other key provisions: homestead protection from creditors and the right of occupancy.

Digital and Print2199https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Homestead-Advantage https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2199.pdf
Texas Border EconomyTexas Border EconomyJames P. Gaines, Luis Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2018-05-11T05:00:00Zresearch-article
Texas Economy

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The economy along the Texas border differs from that in the rest of the state. Trade closely links the cities on both sides of the Rio Grande. This report discusses four major Texas metropolitan areas and their economic ties to Mexico.

Click here​ to subscribe.

Digital and Print2165https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/research-article/Texas-Border-Economy https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2165.pdf
Dallas' Affordability PuzzleDallas' Affordability PuzzleJoshua G. Roberson2018-05-11T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dallas-Plano-Irving's continued population growth is good for the local economy, but it presents challenges for the local housing market. 

Digital and Print2201https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Dallas-Affordability-Puzzle https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2201.pdf
Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2018-05-08T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This monthly report offers an overview of the various sectors of the Texas economy, including housing, manufacturing, energy, employment, and trade.

Click here​ to ​subscribe.
Digital and Print2046https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/outlook-for-the-texas-economy https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2046.pdf
Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightJames P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2018-05-01T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​​​​​​​Supply-side obstacles continued to challenge the Texas housing market as homebuilders, faced with rising input and labor costs, were unable to keep pace with the state's economic and population growth. 

Click here​ to​ subscribe.

Digital and Print2120https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/Texas-Housing-Insight https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2120.pdf


Thinking about a real estate career?

Obtaining a Texas Real Estate License is our report that covers just about everything you need to know about the state’s licensing procedure. The report includes the steps to take, types of licenses, qualifications, required educational courses, getting credit for previous class work, who offers classes, fees, and much more.

Download Free Copy

A must-have for anyone with Spanish-speaking real estate clients

The English-Spanish Real Estate Glossary defines, translates and explains 787 real estate terms. Just click on the translated term and hear it spoken in Spanish. Title companies in particular have ordered thousands of the previous versions since it was introduced in 1997.

View Glossary Purchase E-Book