|Podcast 344: Military matters||Podcast 344: Military matters||2017-05-24T05:00:00Z||2017-05-24T05:00:00Z|
With Memorial Day just days away, we pay our respects to the brave men and women who have given their lives serving our country. We also have information on homeownership programs available to veterans, active members of the military, and surviving spouses. All this plus a little El Paso history, funding for Texas storm recovery efforts, the state's top summer spots, and real estate news from Frisco, San Antonio, Pasadena, Lubbock, and Plano.
|Podcast 343: On the border||Podcast 343: On the border||2017-05-17T05:00:00Z||2017-05-17T05:00:00Z|
There's something for everyone on today's program. We have Texas history, Real Estate Center history, a Texas housing market update, a shout-out to those serving in the U.S. armed forces, a farewell to a longtime REC associate, tips for selecting a reliable moving company, a sneak peek at a new REC monthly report, and stories from Baytown, North Texas, Austin, and Abilene. Tune in.
|Podcast 342: Girl power||Podcast 342: Girl power||2017-05-10T05:00:00Z||2017-05-10T05:00:00Z|
With usual host Bryan Pope under the weather, Edie Craig and Hayley Rieder have taken control of this week's program. Join them for updates from both the Real Estate Center and the Texas Real Estate Commission, as well as stories from Dallas, Fort Worth, El Paso, Houston, Lake Whitney, League City, and Marshall.
|Podcast 341: Spring housing update with Jim Gaines||Podcast 341: Spring housing update with Jim Gaines||2017-05-03T05:00:00Z||2017-05-03T05:00:00Z||The Texas Association of Realtors released its first quarter 2017 housing market report this week. REC Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines shares his insights. We also have news from Houston, Dallas, and Allen, not to mention Abilene and Cedar Park. And that’s just the beginning.||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=186|
|Podcast 340: Just add water||Podcast 340: Just add water||2017-04-27T05:00:00Z||2017-04-27T05:00:00Z|
If there’s one word to describe today’s program, it’s “water.” We have news about Texas beach cleanups, a push for coastal barriers to protect against hurricanes, and even a question from a West Texas landowner that is slightly water-related. All this and much more. Join us.
|Podcast 339: Birds of a feather podcast together||Podcast 339: Birds of a feather podcast together||2017-04-12T05:00:00Z||2017-04-12T05:00:00Z|
REC land expert Dr. Charles Gilliland is here with details on next week's Rural Land Markets Conference. After that, we'll take you to Bee Cave, San Antonio, and Laredo. We'll also spend a lot of time in North Texas visiting Grapevine, McKinney, Farmers Branch, and Fort Worth. Oh, and you won't want to miss news about a bill that's sure to ruffle some feathers.
|Podcast 338: Parks and rec||Podcast 338: Parks and rec||2017-04-05T05:00:00Z||2017-04-05T05:00:00Z|
On this week's Real Estate Red Zone podcast, we talk to Fulshear City Manager CJ Snipes about plans for land the city has just purchased. Also, an update on the new Corpus Christi bridge, TxDOT's big milestone, a 'Walker, Texas Ranger' flashback, and visits to your favorite small Texas towns. Join us!
|Podcast 337: To the letter||Podcast 337: To the letter||2017-03-29T05:00:00Z||2017-03-29T05:00:00Z||It's the end of the month, which means it's once again time to open the mailbag and answer some questions. Before we get to that, though, we'll fill you in on what Houston plans to do with $1.32 billion in highway project funding from TxDOT, and we'll visit a North Texas ranch you might recognize from a couple of your favorite movies. All this and much more, including a book recommendation for you readers.||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=182|
|Podcast 336: Where all the lights are bright||Podcast 336: Where all the lights are bright||2017-03-23T05:00:00Z||2017-03-23T05:00:00Z|
What makes Austin's and Dallas' downtown districts so special? Realtor.com knows, and so do we. We'll tell you on today's program. Also, we pay our respects to Dr. Ivan W. "Doc" Schmedemann, who paved the way for the Master of Real Estate program at Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. Doc passed away Saturday at 87.
|Podcast 335: Some enchanted e-mail||Podcast 335: Some enchanted e-mail||2017-03-01T06:00:00Z||2017-03-01T06:00:00Z|
This week we take you to Enchanted Rock near Fredericksburg and share some of the local folklore. Then we crack open the mail bag to answer the latest questions from our constituents. We'll also visit Dallas-Fort Worth, the country's top office market, to talk about office leases. All this and much more.
|Podcast 334: Trade and the Texas economy||Podcast 334: Trade and the Texas economy||2017-02-23T06:00:00Z||2017-02-23T06:00:00Z|
In the latest edition of our Outlook for the Texas Economy, REC Research Economist Dr. Luis Torres and Research Assistant Wesley Miller describe the state’s economy as “solid.” They’re optimistic about 2017, although there are a number of unknowns, including trade. Dr. Torres talks about this on today's program.
|Podcast 333: Winter 'weal estate woundup'||Podcast 333: Winter 'weal estate woundup'||2017-02-15T06:00:00Z||2017-02-15T06:00:00Z||Relax with a cup of coffee while we bring you the latest real estate news from Austin, Fort Worth, Dallas, Bellaire, Stephenville, Dripping Springs, Pflugerville, and Georgetown. We'll also update you on what's been happening here at the Real Estate Center and give you details on our upcoming Texas land markets conference. You won't want to miss it.||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=178|
|Podcast 332: Super Bowl postmortem||Podcast 332: Super Bowl postmortem||2017-02-08T06:00:00Z||2017-02-08T06:00:00Z||After mourning the Falcons' Super Bowl loss, Bryan Pope, Edie Craig, and Hayley Rieder bring you the latest real estate news from DFW, Austin, McKinney, Pasadena, Sherman, Wichita Falls, and Round Rock. They'll also tell you about a famous Hollywood director's connection to the biggest natural disaster in both Texas and U.S. history.||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=177|
|Podcast 331: Courts, trains, and eminent domain||Podcast 331: Courts, trains, and eminent domain||2017-02-01T06:00:00Z||2017-02-01T06:00:00Z|
Texas Central’s planned high-speed railroad between Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth is one of about 50 infrastructure projects that have garnered support from the Trump administration. However, for the project to move forward, the state, landowners, and Texas Central have to sort out issues regarding the use of privately owned land. Center Research Attorney Rusty Adams joins us today to talk about this.
|Podcast 330: You've got mail||Podcast 330: You've got mail||2017-01-25T06:00:00Z||2017-01-25T06:00:00Z||You've got questions? We've got answers. Tune in today as we respond to questions submitted to the Real Estate Center over the past week. You'll also get the latest real estate news from Cy-Fair, Mission, Amarillo, Corpus Christi, Austin-Round Rock, and Frisco.||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=175|
|Podcast 329: Gunsmoke, got milk, and Gentle Ben||Podcast 329: Gunsmoke, got milk, and Gentle Ben||2017-01-11T06:00:00Z||2017-01-11T06:00:00Z|
In honor of National Milk Day, we raise our glasses to North Texas dairy farmers. We also take you to a former ghost town that's on the market, fill you in on an Asian supermarket's expansion into Austin, and talk Texas relocation. We even take a moment to ponder classic TV westerns from the '50s and '60s. All this and much more.
|Podcast 328: Texas legislative preview with Rusty Adams||Podcast 328: Texas legislative preview with Rusty Adams||2017-01-04T06:00:00Z||2017-01-04T06:00:00Z|
The 85th Texas Legislative session begins this month, and Center Research Attorney Rusty Adams is about to publish an article that covers the bills pertaining to the real estate industry. He visits the Red Zone this week to talk about some of those bills.
|Podcast 327: Oh the weather outside is (not all that) frightful||Podcast 327: Oh the weather outside is (not all that) frightful||2016-12-14T06:00:00Z||2016-12-14T06:00:00Z||Real Estate Center Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines talks about what today's increase in the Federal Reserve's key interest rate means for homebuyers, investors, and global capital markets. Also, the latest real estate headlines from around the state, plus the hottest "winter cities" in the country.||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/podcasts/?Item=172|
|Podcast 326: Texas tax conundrum||Podcast 326: Texas tax conundrum||2016-12-07T06:00:00Z||2016-12-07T06:00:00Z|
How can taxing entities lower property taxes yet have enough money to cover the rising costs of schools for the state’s burgeoning population? A number of alternatives have been suggested, but they each come with challenges. Center Research Economist Dr. Charlie Gilliland talks about this on today's program.
|Podcast 325: Texas economic forecast with Dr. Jim Gaines||Podcast 325: Texas economic forecast with Dr. Jim Gaines||2016-11-30T06:00:00Z||2016-11-30T06:00:00Z|
It's been a year of change for the Texas economy, and more could be on the way in 2017. Real Estate Center Chief Economist Dr. Jim Gaines offers his insights on today's program.