Tag Archives: Houston Economy

Houston Housing Momentum Continues, Annual Starts Above 26,000

(Houston, TX – July 22, 2013) Through the first six months of 2013, several significant trends continue to have an impact on the market for new homes in the Houston area.  These include robust job growth, low resale inventory, and high affordability –all driving new home demand.   This is according ...

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The Houston housing market maintains growth in the first quarter

(Houston, TX – May 7, 2013) Through the first three months of 2013, several significant trends are emerging that will have a continuing impact on the market for new homes in the Houston area. These include robust job growth, low resale inventory, and high affordability –all driving new home demand. ...

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Houston Continues to Lead the National in Housing Starts in 2012

(Houston, TX– January 30, 2013) For Houston, the recovery is surging roughly nine months ahead of the national average. Job growth remains strong, creating a robust housing demand over the last twelve months. This is according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that ...

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Houston’s economy continues to create jobs

(Houston, TX– April 23, 2012) Houston’s economy continues to create jobs at an accelerated rate, according to a recent report by Metrostudy, a national housing data and consulting firm that maintains the most extensive primary database on residential construction in the US housing market. Houston’s unemployment rate dropped to 7.2%, ...

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