By Shonda Novak of the Austin American Statesman

Austin’s housing market ended 2015 the way it started the year — still among the hottest in the nation.

For the fifth straight year, Austin-area home sales set a record in 2015, the Austin Board of Realtors said Thursday.

And for the fourth year in a row,

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Prices are climbing, and buyers are starting to show more caution. By Shonda Novak

Despite a November decline, Central Texas is still on track to set a record for home sales this year, the Austin Board of Realtors said Monday. November’s 4 percent sales decrease was only the second time this year that

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U.S. pending home sales up in October, modest rebound after two months of declines.

Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Slightly more Americans signed contracts to buy homes in October, a modest rebound after two prior monthly declines. The figures add to evidence that the housing market has lost some of its momentum after rapid sales

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Home sales, prices set record

Central Texas is still ‘a very hot market,” real estate agent says.

By Shonda Novak

Central Texas home sales and prices both set records for the month of September, the latest figures show.

The Austin Board of Realtors said Thursday that 2,603 homes were sold last month,

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Austin American Statesman: Amid a sizzling summer selling season, Central Texas home sales hit an all-time high in July and the median price rose 8 percent, the Austin Board of Realtors said Thursday.

In its latest monthly report, the board said there were 3,149 existing home sales in July. That was a 12 percent increase

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Austin Ranks High Again!

WalletHub just confirmed what we’ve known since the get-go: Austin is the best large city in the country. On the website’s 2015 analysis of the Best and Worst Large Cities to Live in, the Capital City ranks No. 1.

The website compared the attractiveness of America’s large cities based on 31 key metrics in four

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From the Austin Statesman, 7-22-15

Boosted by a 5 percent uptick in June, Central Texas home sales are on track to potentially top last year’s record sales, the Austin Board of Realtors said Tuesday. Despite the sales bump, however, some area real estate agents suggest the local housing market might have cooled off a bit.

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Round Rock named 3rd Most Affordable City

Pack your bags, y’all, we’re moving north. According to a new survey from NerdWallet, Round Rock is the third most affordable city in the United States.

The financial website “investigated price variations to assess where a dollar stretches the furthest” in 100 U.S. cities. NerdWallet created indexes for income, cost of living, grocery, housing, utilities,

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Austin Board of REALTORS® releases real estate statistics for March 2015


AUSTIN, Texas – April 21, 2015 – Austin-area single-family home prices hit an all-time high, while single-family home sales volume set a record for the month of March according to the March 2015 Multiple Listing Service (MLS) report released today by the

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As the spring home buying season approaches, experts are saying Waco is slated to have the hottest market in the country, followed by Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington. In surprising news, Austin-Round Rock doesn’t appear in the top 20.

Analysts at determined the top 20 housing markets by examining the median age of housing inventory in February

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