Category Archives: Market Data

Texas Homebuyers – Then and Now

How have you changed the past 10 years?  Texas buyers today are older, more compromising and buying a more expensive home, according to the Texas report from the National Association of Realtors 2016 Profile of Homebuyers and Sellers.  See the full Texas report at http://www.galvestonsales.com/profile-buyers-sellers.php


Texas Home Sales Continue to Beat Records

11/01/2016 | Author: Texas Association of Realtors Editorial Staff The Texas housing market saw a slight increase in home sales volume in the third quarter while median prices also continued to rise. The Texas Quarterly Housing Report, released today by the Texas Association of REALTORS®, shows that 91,248 homes were sold in the past quarter, […]




Why You Shouldn’t Trust Online Value Estimates

Ahh the hazards of online value estimates. What is value anyway? Above all else, it’s subjective. One man’s trash…, beauty is in the eye… AVMs, or Automated Valuation Models, and all their algorithm-based cousins simply cannot factor in the human element (yet). Even the suppliers of these estimates acknowledge their limitations (see quoted website disclaimers […]