|In Sync||In Sync||Rural Land Prices Mirror Commodity Values||Luis B. Torres and Charles E. Gilliland||2017-03-22T05:00:00Z||tierra-grande||Land Markets||Estimates show that changes
in commodity prices lead changes in rural land prices. Of the four commodities,
oil and cotton seem to have the strongest relationship with rural land prices.||Digital and Print||2162||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/In-Sync|| https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2162.pdf|
|Outlook for the Texas Economy||Outlook for the Texas Economy||Luis Torres and Wesley Miller||2017-03-21T05:00:00Z||technical-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 Print||2046||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/outlook-for-the-texas-economy|| https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2046.pdf|
|Texas Housing Insight||Texas Housing Insight||James P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres, and Wesley Miller||2017-03-07T06:00:00Z||technical-report||Texas Economy|
The Texas housing market advanced in January as overall economic conditions remained favorable. Energy prices appreciated and domestic oil production increased.
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|Change and Challenges||Change and Challenges||East Austin's Affordable Housing Problem||Harold D. Hunt and Clare Losey||2017-03-02T06:00:00Z||tierra-grande||Residential|
residents in East Austin are facing a housing affordability crisis. Both
renters and homeowners are being impacted by the increasing cost of housing. This
trend is expected to continue.
|Digital and Print||2161||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/change-and-challenges|| https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2161.pdf|
|Economic Edge||Economic Edge||Lower Debt Benefits Borrowers and Businesses||Ali Anari||2017-02-27T06:00:00Z||tierra-grande||Economy|
Lower debt burdens have enabled Texas households to use their borrowing capacity to buy consumer goods, especially cars and trucks, thus contributing to Texas economic growth.
|Digital and Print||2160||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/economic-edge|| https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2160.pdf|
|Courts, Trains, and Eminent Domain||Courts, Trains, and Eminent Domain||Rusty Adams||2017-02-02T06:00:00Z||tierra-grande||Land Markets|
Texas, eminent domain power is delegated to certain private entities which
perform public functions. Texas Central says it is a railroad and as such may
use the power of eminent domain to take land for a high-speed railroad between
Dallas and Houston.
|Digital and Print||2159||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/tierra-grande/Courts-Trains-Eminent-Domain|| https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/2159.pdf|
|Losses and Self-Employment Taxes||Losses and Self-Employment Taxes||Jerrold J. Stern||2017-01-30T06:00:00Z||tierra-grande||Taxes|
Owners of profitable income-producing real estate cannot offset their net income by unrelated business losses of a spouse when computing self-employment (SE) taxes. Moreover, SE tax rates have increased in recent years.
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|Home Price Discounts in Texas Housing Markets||Home Price Discounts in Texas Housing Markets||Ali Anari, Gerald Klassen||2017-01-30T06:00:00Z||tierra-grande||Residential|
Center research on home price discounts found that discounts are important indicators of general housing market conditions and liquidity of local markets.
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|Monthly Review of the Texas Economy||Monthly Review of the Texas Economy||Ali Anari||2017-01-24T06:00:00Z||technical-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 Print||1862||https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/monthly-review-of-the-texas-economy|| https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/1862.pdf|
|Legislative Preview||Legislative Preview||Rusty Adams||2017-01-09T06:00:00Z||research-article||Legal Issues|
On January 10, 2017, the 85th Texas Legislature will convene. The legislature convenes for regular sessions for 140 days beginning in January of odd-numbered years. Here is a brief look at some of the bills that may affect real estate in Texas.
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