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How the West Was WonHow the West Was WonSelling of the Waggoner RanchCharles E. Gilliland2016-08-12T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Land Markets
Digital and Print2137https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Waggoner Ranch sale Bernie Uechtritz Sam Middleton https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2137.pdf

 

 

Hillwood picks up six tracts: Little Elm, MelissaHillwood picks up six tracts: Little Elm, Melissahttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14340 http://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2016/08/24/hillwood-communities-buys-tracts-in-collin-denton.html
42-Room Pineywoods Inn 'falls' to sold near Texarkana42-Room Pineywoods Inn 'falls' to sold near Texarkanahttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14354 http://www.marcusmillichap.com/about-us/news-events#/overview
Upland Preserve: Village Builders homes underway in Houston Upland Preserve: Village Builders homes underway in Houston https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14289 http://www.bizjournals.com/houston/news/2016/08/19/homebuilder-launches-new-townhome-community-in.html
Affordable construction in Austin acceleratesAffordable construction in Austin accelerateshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14346 http://www.mystatesman.com/news/business/new-mueller-homes-to-include-some-for-income-quali/nsK2n/
Brownsville bumpin’ with hotel renovationBrownsville bumpin’ with hotel renovationhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14336 http://rebusinessonline.com/nai-partners-brokers-sale-of-24000-sf-officewarehouse-in-houston/
Gotta 'round up' Aristocrat, Getagadget and Fabco in AustinGotta 'round up' Aristocrat, Getagadget and Fabco in Austinhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14344 http://www.bizjournals.com/austin/news/2016/08/24/real-estate-roundup-australian-gaming-company.html
uShip embarking on 45K-SF HQ in AustinuShip embarking on 45K-SF HQ in Austinhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14324 http://www.bizjournals.com/austin/news/2016/08/23/uship-to-build-new-hq-in-south-austin.html
Rebranding Marquis on Cedar Springs to Radius Turtle CreekRebranding Marquis on Cedar Springs to Radius Turtle Creekhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=14329 http://www.mrpapts.com/

 

 

Landlords and Tenants GuideLandlords and Tenants GuideJudon Fambrough2016-08-24T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Commercial
​​​​​​​Updated in 2016, this report explains the sections of the Texas Property Code dealing with a residential landlord's responsibility and liability for repairs, evictions, security deposits, smoke alarms, and utility cutoffs.Digital and Print866https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/landlords-and-tenants-guide
Monthly Review of the Texas EconomyMonthly Review of the Texas EconomyAli Anari2016-08-24T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​How does the Texas economy compare with the national one? This report looks at all the angles with a particular focus on employment and unemployment. It includes rankings of various industries by employment.Digital and Print1862https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/monthly-review-of-the-texas-economy https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/1862.pdf
IRS Audits IntensifyIRS Audits IntensifyJerrold J. Stern2016-08-16T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Taxes

​ Due to the continuous rise in underreported taxable income, the IRS has intensified its previous audit techniques and created new ones. These steps may adversely affect homeowners and real estate businesses.

Digital and Print2138https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/IRS audit income https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2138.pdf
Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres and Wayne Day2016-08-12T05:00:00Ztechnical-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
Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightJames P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres, and Wayne Day2016-08-12T05:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​The Texas economy continued to slow down in June. Total employment expanded 1.4 percent year-over-year with a monthly gain of just 7,200 jobs. 

Digital and Print2120https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/Texas housing economy leading index construction https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2120.pdf
What's in Your Wallet?What's in Your Wallet?Texans' Income Fares Well During Oil Busts and BoomsLuis B. Torres and Wayne Day2016-07-19T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Economy

​​​​​MSAs that specialize in oil or technology on average have registered higher growth in income per capita. Income growth differs between oil regions, depending on whether the area has primarily high-paying white-collar jobs or blue-collar jobs.

Digital and Print2136https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/income growth oil technology jobs https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2136.pdf
Not Back YetNot Back YetSome States Still Lagging After Great RecessionHarold D. Hunt and Luis B. Torres2016-07-01T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
U.S. Economy

​​​​​​A relationship exists between employment and housing prices. In states where employment did not recover to pre-Great Recession levels, housing prices have yet to recover as well.

Digital and Print2135https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/employment housing prices prerecession https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2135.pdf
Curb Your EnthusiasmCurb Your EnthusiasmKeeping an Eye on Home PricesLuis B. Torres, Enrique Martínez-García, and Valerie Grossman2016-06-27T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential

​​​​​​A powerful new tool for monitoring housing markets can be used to measure exuberant housing price behavior. 

Digital and Print2134https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/exuberant housing price behavior https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2134.pdf


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