Monthly Review of the Texas EconomyMonthly Review of the Texas EconomyAli Anari2016-11-30T06:00:00Ztechnical-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.Digital and Print1862https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/articles/technical-report/monthly-review-of-the-texas-economy https://assets.recenter.tamu.edu/Documents/Articles/1862.pdf
Here Comes the SunHere Comes the SunThe Value of Residential SolarHarold D. Hunt2016-11-28T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​​​​Researchers have wondered if solar photovoltaic systems have value when an existing home is resold. Academics now maintain that there is added value.

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Liquidity of Texas HomesLiquidity of Texas HomesDays on Market Speaks VolumesAli Anari and Gerald Klassen2016-11-17T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​Days on market is a helpful indicator of housing market conditions at the local, regional, and state levels. It can also be used to monitor and forecast trends in markets.

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Seller BewareSeller BewareUnderstanding the General Warranty DeedRusty Adams2016-11-15T06:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

​​The general warranty deed is the most commonly used deed in Texas. It’s important for a seller to be aware of the potential liabilities created when real property is conveyed by general warranty deed. 

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Outlook for the Texas EconomyOutlook for the Texas EconomyLuis Torres and Wayne Day2016-11-15T06:00:00Ztechnical-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 Day2016-11-15T06:00:00Ztechnical-report
Texas Economy

​​The Texas economy improved in September. Total employment expanded 1.7 percent year-over-year with a monthly gain of 38,300 jobs.

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This Property is Condemned, But . . .This Property is Condemned, But . . .Jerrold J. Stern2016-11-11T06:00:00Ztierra-grande

​Commercial property condemnations can cause a cloud of despair—but the tax law may provide a silver lining. 

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Navigating Watershed ChangesNavigating Watershed ChangesJudon Fambrough and Dan Hatfield2016-10-14T05:00:00Ztierra-grande
Legal Issues

​​​​Recent changes to the Clean Water Act expand the act’s powers significantly. Property owners should be aware of the changes to avoid substantial penalties.

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Game of HomesGame of HomesThe Supply-Demand StruggleLaila Assanie, Sarah Greer, and Luis B. Torres2016-10-04T05:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​​​​​Texas’ strong demand for single-family homes coupled with constrained supply has led to tight inventories and rapid price appreciation. 

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Selling SeasonSelling SeasonAli Anari2016-09-22T05:00:00Ztierra-grande

​​​​Seasonal patterns play a key role in home sales. The most important factors in seasonal patterns are school calendars, jobs in the education industry, weather, and holidays.

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