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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 10,504 9,940  6% 5,117  105% 
Median List Price $284,900 $275,000  4% $198,000  44% 
% 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 53 50  6% 50  6% 
Median House Size 2,148 2,140 2,091  3% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $132/Sq. Ft. $129/Sq. Ft.  2% $93/Sq. Ft.  42% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 8,223 7,791  6% 4,009  105% 
Median List Price $287,900 $275,000  5% $199,999  44% 
% 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 52 50  4% 50  4% 
Median House Size 2,262 2,240  1% 2,235  1% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $115/Sq. Ft. $112/Sq. Ft.  3% $90/Sq. Ft.  28% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 2,281 2,149  6% 1,108  106% 
Median List Price $269,000 $275,000  2% $169,000  59% 
% 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 54 51  6% 46  17% 
Median House Size 1,675 1,707  2% 1,501  12% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $168/Sq. Ft. $167/Sq. Ft.  1% $119/Sq. Ft.  41% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
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Median List Price for Houston

$284,900

Market Data for Houston

 8/149/1410/1411/1412/141/152/15
Price Reductions1,5071,4451,4261,1819441,2521,289
New Listings3,5833,1423,3102,6242,3343,4523,299
Sold/Expired4,1483,8883,7323,4433,2353,3453,450
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 8/149/1410/1411/1412/141/152/15
Price Reductions1,2831,2081,1749587751,0051,013
New Listings2,8392,4472,6022,0861,8172,6672,594
Sold/Expired3,2973,1052,9632,7722,5952,6822,716
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 8/149/1410/1411/1412/141/152/15
Price Reductions224237252223169247276
New Listings744695708538517785705
Sold/Expired851783769671640663734
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 03/01/2015
Houston's home resale inventories increased, with a 6 percent increase since February 2015. Distressed properties such as foreclosures and short sales remained the same as a percentage of the total market in March. The median listing price in Houston went up from February to March. There were a total of 299 price increases and 1289 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.
Listings Demographics
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