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Real Estate Center advisory committee elects new officersReal Estate Center advisory committee elects new officershttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12042
Dallas 2015: lots of gold mints on new hotels' pillowsDallas 2015: lots of gold mints on new hotels' pillowshttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=11980 http://bizbeatblog.dallasnews.com/2016/01/dallas-area-tops-nation-for-new-hotel-projects.html/
Austin: Navitus Health reports footprint at Research Park Plaza VAustin: Navitus Health reports footprint at Research Park Plaza Vhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=11993 http://www.costar.com/News/Article/Navitus-Health-Solutions-Inks-26000-SF-Lease-at-Research-Park-V-in-Austin/179382
Sherman-Denison housing values rise 5.5 percent in 2015Sherman-Denison housing values rise 5.5 percent in 2015https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12025 http://heralddemocrat.com/news/business/sherman-denison-housing-values-sales-rose-2015
Odessa home prices dip 3.5 percent, following oil trendOdessa home prices dip 3.5 percent, following oil trendhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12011 http://www.oaoa.com/news/business/article_8e4e91ce-ca0c-11e5-8053-cfff53cabad1.html
Port Arthur's design on $26M Memorial 9th Grade AcademyPort Arthur's design on $26M Memorial 9th Grade Academyhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=11992 http://www.beaumontenterprise.com/news/article/Port-Arthur-9th-grade-campus-to-be-ready-by-2018-6790200.php
Drop in oil tax revenue 'not going to be pretty' for TexasDrop in oil tax revenue 'not going to be pretty' for Texashttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=11968 http://www.houstonpublicmedia.org/articles/news/2016/01/26/135115/drop-in-oil-tax-revenue-not-going-to-be-pretty-for-texas/
San Antonio: Academy Sports + Outdoors takes a walk on the buy sideSan Antonio: Academy Sports + Outdoors takes a walk on the buy sidehttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=12013 http://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/news/2016/02/03/with-ability-to-own-rather-than-lease-academy.html



Real Estate Center's Top Ten for JanuaryReal Estate Center's Top Ten for January2016-02-03T06:00:00Zreference
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​​​​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
Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightJames P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres and Wayne Day2016-01-14T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

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

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
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.  

Digital and Print2118https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/vacancy rates commercial rents construction https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2118.pdf
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. 

Digital and Print2119https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/2016 economic housing outlook https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2119.pdf
Green Light on Transportation LegislationGreen Light on Transportation LegislationHarold D. Hunt2015-11-30T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
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​​​​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. 

Digital and Print2117https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/transportation; legislation https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2117.pdf
Finding Shelter: Assessing Texas Residential Real Estate Amid the Oil SlumpFinding Shelter: Assessing Texas Residential Real Estate Amid the Oil Slump2015-11-24T06:00:00Zflier
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​​​The Real Estate Center and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas are partnering on a Texas housing conference Feb. 12.​​

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2015 Legislative Changes2015 Legislative ChangesJudon Fambrough2015-11-17T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

​​​​​​​​​Texas legislators dealt with a number of real estate related issues this year, ranging from nomenclature (salespersons are now called sales agents) to exactly what types of transactions require a real estate license. 

Digital and Print2116https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/2015 legislative changes https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2116.pdf

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