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Storied Mansion on the Market
The last time the lavish home at 2115 River Oaks Boulevard was on the market, if you had to ask the price, you probably couldn't afford it. Or that ...
On The Market — Pool Edition
With temps reaching the century mark, it's hard to imagine being outdoors. But when a swimming pool is as glam as any of these 10 — think fountains, waterfalls and ...
Real Estate Rankings
The Houston real estate market is super competitive and getting pricier by the day, but it's also one of the healthiest in America. A new study from WalletHub ranks ...
It Pays Off
A new study has identified exactly where the Houston-area's "luckiest" homebuyers call home. The study, conducted by real estate site Zillow, identifies being "lucky" as buying a house in ...
Millennial Trends
In the next few years, the majority of millennials plan to stop renting and start owning — and Houston is right in the mix. A new report from Apartment List analyzed ...
Renter Satisfaction
With more than 43 million renter households — roughly 36 percent of the country — calculated in the fourth quarter of the 2014 U.S. Census survey, the nation's renter population ...
Hotel News
As part of a statewide expansion, up to 10 new Aloft Hotels — a brand owned and operated by Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide — are planned across Texas, including as many ...
Real Estate Rumblings
June was the strongest month for home sales in Houston real estate history with 7,935 single-family homes sold, the highest one-month sales total ever reported by the Houston Association ...
Millennial Homebuyer Trends
There are about 79 million millennials in the United States, and their purchasing power is estimated to be $170 billion per year. This powerful demographic, born from the early 1980s ...
Real Estate Trends
A new report shows that home sales in one particular category have slowed — to the tune of an overall decrease (gasp!) in the state of Texas. According to the 2015 ...
UH Heads West
University of Houston System officials are scouting out land for a new Katy campus with plans to build a state-of-the-art academic building. The project will be funded by $46.8 ...
In Search Of A Perch
Trying to find a place to buy inside the Loop is a high-stakes game in which the deeper your pockets, the better your chances. While million dollar mansions get all ...
On the Market
Editor's note: Houston is loaded with must-have houses for sale in all shapes, sizes and price ranges. From time-to-time, CultureMap editor-at-large Shelby Hodge snoops through some of our faves ...
Prime Real Estate
After closing its doors on May 15, the Barbara Jordan Post Office property on Franklin street in downtown Houston is under contract. Lovett Commercial, a Houston-based developer that specializes in ...
Real Estate Rumblings
Sales of vacation home sales are surging across the nation as Americans seek out their own place for a family retreat, a regular vacation spot or a place to ski ...
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