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Podcast 449: Tax credit projects in Travis CountyPodcast 449: Tax credit projects in Travis County2020-09-23T05:00:00Z2020-09-23T05:00:00Z

​​​Housing affordability has been a growing problem in the Austin area for more than a decade. However, a federal tax credit program is being used to reverse that trend. Center Research Economist Dr. Harold Hunt joins us on the latest Red Zone podcast to share his insights. Take a listen.

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=295
Podcast 448: Disrupting the disruptors: iBuyers in 2020Podcast 448: Disrupting the disruptors: iBuyers in 20202020-08-26T05:00:00Z2020-08-26T05:00:00Z

​​​In much of 2019 and at the start of 2020, the real estate industry was buzzing about iBuyers. Then ​COVID-19 hit. Center Senior Data Analyst Joshua Roberson joins us on today's podcast to discuss how the pandemic disrupted the disruptors. 



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=294
Podcast 447: Oil prices, the pandemic, and Texas landPodcast 447: Oil prices, the pandemic, and Texas land2020-08-12T05:00:00Z2020-08-12T05:00:00Z

​​After stay-at-home orders related to the COVID-19 pandemic brought the country to a sudden stop, plummeting oil prices further impacted Texas's economy. How have the state's rural land markets handled this double whammy? Center Research Economist Dr. Charles Gilliland shares his insights on today's podcast.



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=293
Podcast 446: COVID-19's impact on Texas housingPodcast 446: COVID-19's impact on Texas housing2020-07-29T05:00:00Z2020-07-29T05:00:00Z

​​After Texas’ stay-at-home restrictions began expiring in May, many were eager to see the economy begin to bounce back from the pandemic. How did the Texas housing market fare during the outbreak? Real Estate Center Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines shares his thoughts on today's Red Zone podcast.



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=292
Podcast 445: Selling high-tech homes the smart wayPodcast 445: Selling high-tech homes the smart way2020-06-24T05:00:00Z2020-06-24T05:00:00Z

​​The high-tech home of the future is here. While smart devices may make living easier, the presence of such devices in a home can make selling the property more complicated. Real estate attorney and former Texas Real Estate Commission General Counsel Kerri Lewis gives tips on how to sell smart homes on today's Red Zone podcast. 

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=291
Podcast 444: COVID-19 and the Texas EconomyPodcast 444: COVID-19 and the Texas Economy2020-06-10T05:00:00Z2020-06-10T05:00:00Z

The COVID-19 ​health crisis is unlike any Texas has experienced before. As the initial economic shock subsides, what should Texans expect moving forward? Center Research Economist Dr. Luis Torres joins us on the latest Red Zone podcast to share his insights.


https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=290
Podcast 443: Practically speaking . . . Podcast 443: Practically speaking . . . 2020-03-18T05:00:00Z2020-03-18T05:00:00Z

​From required notices to referral fees to correctly completing contracts, the real estate industry has no shortage of pitfalls that can trip up even the most conscientious licensee. Real estate broker and former TREC Chair Avis Wukasch and real estate attorney and former TREC General Counsel Kerri Lewis answer your question on today’s Red Zone podcast.

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=289
Podcast 442: Housing for Texas' futurePodcast 442: Housing for Texas' future2020-03-04T06:00:00Z2020-03-04T06:00:00Z

​​Affordability and technological changes are challenging the national housing market. The Real Estate Center and the Dallas Fed recently hosted a conference focusing on the changing market. Center Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines and Research Economist Dr. Luis Torres join us on today's podcast to share what they learned. 



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=288
Podcast 441: You better El Paso upPodcast 441: You better El Paso up2020-02-12T06:00:00Z2020-02-12T06:00:00Z

​​Each of Texas' metros has something different to bring to the state's overall economy, and the Sun City is no exception. Real Estate Center Senior Data Analyst Joshua Roberson joins us on today's Red Zone podcast to take a look at the El Paso economy. 


https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=287
Podcast 440: Texas' ebbing economic edge?Podcast 440: Texas' ebbing economic edge?2020-01-15T06:00:00Z2020-01-15T06:00:00Z

​​For years, Texas has enjoyed a reputation as an economic powerhouse. While that's still true, other states are beginning to shine just as brightly. Center Research Economist Dr. Luis Torres and Research Associate Paige Silva ​elaborate on today's Red Zone podcast.​



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=286
Podcast 439: 2020 visionPodcast 439: 2020 vision2019-12-11T06:00:00Z2019-12-11T06:00:00Z

​​As we say goodbye to 2019, it’s a good time to look to the year ahead. What will Texas' general economy and housing, commercial, and land markets look like in 2020? Real Estate Center Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines tells us his thoughts on today's Red Zone podcast. 



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=285
Podcast 438: Limiting liability with a brokerage business entityPodcast 438: Limiting liability with a brokerage business entity2019-11-06T06:00:00Z2019-11-06T06:00:00Z

​​​​Personal liability risk comes with being a broker, but there are ways to reduce it. Real estate attorney and former Texas Real Estate Commission General Counsel Kerri Lewis joins us on today’s podcast to elaborate on that plus talk about broker succession planning. Take a listen. ​

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=284
Podcast 437: Third quarter 2019 Texas housing reviewPodcast 437: Third quarter 2019 Texas housing review2019-10-23T05:00:00Z2019-10-23T05:00:00Z

​​As fourth quarter 2019 gets into gear, we sit down with Real Estate Center Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines to review how the housing market fared in the third quarter. Take a listen. 

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=283
Podcast 436: Helping Texans understand military's impact on housingPodcast 436: Helping Texans understand military's impact on housing2019-10-09T05:00:00Z2019-10-09T05:00:00Z

​​Texas' 13 U.S. military installations directly employed more than 224,000 in 2017. Factor in the state's over 1.46 million ​​veterans and the mobile lifestyle of the typical service member, and the military adds an interesting twist to the state's overall housing market.​​​​ Center Senior Data Analyst Joshua Roberson joins us to talk about how the military impacts Texas housing. ​


https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=282
Podcast 435: Helping Texans understand liability waiversPodcast 435: Helping Texans understand liability waivers2019-09-25T05:00:00Z2019-09-25T05:00:00Z

​Many people often think pre-injury liability release forms don't carry much legal weight. However, when properly drafted, they can. How can you know if a waiver is enforceable? How can landowners protect themselves from liability? Center Research Attorney Rusty Adams joins us to tackle these complicated issues. ​


https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=281
Podcast 434: Helping Texans stay aware of coastal development trendsPodcast 434: Helping Texans stay aware of coastal development trends2019-09-11T05:00:00Z2019-09-11T05:00:00Z

​As summer comes to a close, we look at why Texas' coastal cities are popular destinations for tourists and second-home shoppers. Sea Oats Group CEO Jeff Lamkin joins us on the latest podcast to talk about development in Port Aransas and what makes the Texas coast so appealing.​

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=280
Podcast 433: Helping Texans stay informed about new business toolsPodcast 433: Helping Texans stay informed about new business tools2019-08-28T05:00:00Z2019-08-28T05:00:00Z

​​When you hear the word "blockchain," does your mind immediately jump to Bitcoin? The technology can be used in industries other than cryptocurrency—even in real estate. Center Research Economist Dr. Luis Torres and Student Intern Kyle Brann say more on today's podcast. 

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=279
Podcast 432: Helping Texans weather the stormPodcast 432: Helping Texans weather the storm2019-07-10T05:00:00Z2019-07-10T05:00:00Z

​​​​With hurricane season in full swing, storm and flood protections are on the minds of many Texans in flood-prone areas. However, many properties outside of floodplains are damaged by rising waters every year. How can you protect yourself? Center Research Economist Dr. Harold Hunt shares his insights on today's podcast.

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=278
Podcast 431: Helping Texans adapt to technological changePodcast 431: Helping Texans adapt to technological change2019-06-26T05:00:00Z2019-06-26T05:00:00Z

​​​When Styx's Dennis DeYoung sang "domo arigato, Mr. Roboto," ​he envisioned a world where workers are disgruntled at robots taking their jobs. Nearly four decades later, job aut​omation has become a real concern. However, technology can help the real estate industry—and the general economy—if properly used.



https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=277
Podcast 430: Helping developers build successful projectsPodcast 430: Helping developers build successful projects2019-06-13T05:00:00Z2019-06-13T05:00:00Z

​​​Behind a real estate development is a large team of professionals pitching in to make the project a success. According to Dr. Russ Peterson of Mays Business School, developers are the quarterback, calling the plays and leading their team to a development touchdown. Tune in to today's podcast to learn what it takes to become a developer and how data can help. 

https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=276