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Texas Border EconomyTexas Border EconomyJames P. Gaines, Luis Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2017-12-12T06:00:00Zresearch-article
Texas Economy

​​​​​​​​​​The economy along the Texas border differs from that in the rest of the state. Trade closely links the cities on both sides of the Rio Grande. This report discusses four major Texas metropolitan areas and their economic ties to Mexico.

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Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2017-12-06T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This monthly report offers an overview of the various sectors of the Texas economy, including housing, manufacturing, energy, employment, and trade. 
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How Much Home Can a Household Afford?How Much Home Can a Household Afford?James P. Gaines and Clare Losey2017-12-06T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Residential

​​Higher interest rates and tax rates and a lower down payment decrease affordability and price more households out of homeownership. 

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Texas Housing InsightTexas Housing InsightJames P. Gaines, Luis B. Torres, Wesley Miller, and Bailey Cuadra2017-12-01T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​​​The Texas housing market continued to recover from the August hurricane shock. Housing sales expanded across the state despite shortages of homes priced under $300,000. Leading supply indicators rebounded but remained below 2007 levels.​

 

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Monthly Review of the Texas EconomyMonthly Review of the Texas EconomyAli Anari2017-11-27T06:00:00Ztechnical-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.
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Globalization's Effects on Texas ManufacturingGlobalization's Effects on Texas ManufacturingLuis B. Torres and Wesley Miller2017-11-21T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Commercial

​​​ NAFTA shifted Texas employment and production toward high-skill industries and stimulated integrated manufacturing processes with Mexico. China extended these trends into the 21st century.

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Up the CreekUp the CreekNavigating Public WaterwaysRusty Adams2017-11-21T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

Laws governing the use of navigable rivers and streams in Texas generally give the public the right to use them for boating, fishing, swimming, wading, and walking, even if they cross private property. 

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All the Right MovesAll the Right MovesAli Anari2017-11-17T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Demography

​Local residential and commercial markets are directly impacted when residents move. Center research shows that, on average, Texas has a higher rate of movers—and more from abroad—than the U.S., and more people move to Texas from other states than vice versa.

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Texas Land Markets, Third Quarter 2017Texas Land Markets, Third Quarter 2017Charles E. Gilliland and Tian Su2017-11-16T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Land Markets

​​ In third quarter 2017, Texas land markets recorded the lowest year-over-year price increases since fourth quarter 2015.

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This Land is Their LandThis Land is Their LandCharles E. Gilliland2017-11-13T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Land Markets

​​​​​​​​​Texas ranks second in states with the most foreign-held land, with 2.9 million acres under foreign ownership. Forest, pasture, and cropland are in highest demand. Failure to comply with AFIDA can result in substantial penalties to buyers. 

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