Items Tagged with 'Houston Association of Realtors'


  • Houston Realtors warned to be on lookout for "foot fetish creep"

    Man tells agents to remove their shoes for better cell phone reception
    Houston-area Realtors and real estate agents, especially female ones, need to be on the lookout for a “foot fetish creep” who is targeting local agents, the Houston Association of Realtors warned its members. While the man is on the phone with a female agent, he asks the agent to describe her footwear and will usually request that she take off her shoes for “improved cell phone reception.”
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  • Houston home sales drop for first time in six months

    "Still healthy overall"
    Houston’s housing market reached a tipping point in July, posting its first sales decline in six months. The news, while alarming, isn't all bad. According to the Houston Association of Realtors, there are key points in the data to remember that show the market is still healthy overall.
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  • Houston median home price hits record high in June

    So much for the oil slump
    Houston’s housing market just hit a new high in its median home price. On a year-to-date basis, home sales rose 2.7% versus June 2015. A sufficient supply of inventory and low interest rates should draw more homebuyers into the market in the weeks ahead.
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