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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 5,533 5,654  2% 5,851  5% 
Median List Price $295,000 $279,900  5% $174,000  70% 
% Distressed Movoto defines distressed properties as any property that has an agent note in the MLS that defines the property as "Bank Owned", "In Foreclosure", "Short Sale" (where the owner is trying to sell at a price below the mortgage balance to avoid foreclosure) or "REO" (a term used to indicate the property is bank owned). - - 1%
Median Days On Movoto 56 56 63  11% 
Median House Size 2,186 2,187 2,040  7% 
Median $/Sq.Ft. $132/sqft $123/sqft  7% $86/sqft  53% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 4,397 4,509  2% 4,650  5% 
Median List Price $289,999 $269,900  7% $175,500  65% 
% Distressed Movoto defines distressed properties as any property that has an agent note in the MLS that defines the property as "Bank Owned", "In Foreclosure", "Short Sale" (where the owner is trying to sell at a price below the mortgage balance to avoid foreclosure) or "REO" (a term used to indicate the property is bank owned). - - 1%
Median Days On Movoto 57 58  2% 64  11% 
Median House Size 2,286 2,289 2,174  5% 
Median $/Sqft $115/sqft $108/sqft  6% $83/sqft  39% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 1,136 1,145  1% 1,201  5% 
Median List Price $302,295 $309,000  2% $155,000  95% 
% Distressed Movoto defines distressed properties as any property that has an agent note in the MLS that defines the property as "Bank Owned", "In Foreclosure", "Short Sale" (where the owner is trying to sell at a price below the mortgage balance to avoid foreclosure) or "REO" (a term used to indicate the property is bank owned). - - -
Median Days On Movoto 51 52  2% 60  15% 
Median House Size 1,740 1,782  2% 1,486  17% 
Median $/Sqft $175/sqft $175/sqft $116/sqft  51% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
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Median List Price for Houston

$295,000

Market Data for Houston

 5/146/147/148/149/1410/1411/14
Price Reductions1,1831,3821,4031,5071,4451,4261,182
New Listings3,8943,6343,8223,5833,1423,3112,622
Sold/Expired4,2554,2834,7464,1303,8383,5873,257
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 5/146/147/148/149/1410/1411/14
Price Reductions9981,1391,1761,2831,2081,174959
New Listings3,0862,9303,0742,8392,4472,6032,084
Sold/Expired3,3753,4383,9013,2833,0672,8382,618
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 5/146/147/148/149/1410/1411/14
Price Reductions185243227224237252223
New Listings808704748744695708538
Sold/Expired880845845847771749639
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 12/01/2014
Houston's home resale inventories decreased slightly, with a 2 percent decrease since November 2014. Distressed properties such as foreclosures and short sales remained the same as a percentage of the total market in December. The median listing price in Houston went up from November to December. There were a total of 286 price increases and 1182 price decreases.
Houston, Texas real estate market statistics are calculated by Movoto every day from various sources so that you can stay up-to-date with trends in the Houston homes for sale market. Movoto displays information on foreclosures, short-sales, and REO (real estate owned) properties in both charts and graphs so that you can see the percentage of distressed listings in Houston. Movoto is your comprehensive source for Houston property information. We try to display data that is as accurate as possible, but we cannot guarantee the accuracy of our statistics. The data on this page is for informational purposes only.
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