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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 10,875 10,368  5% 4,934  120% 
Median List Price $295,000 $284,500  4% $209,900  41% 
% 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 53  2% 48  8% 
Median House Size 2,153 2,150 2,101  2% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $137/Sq. Ft. $132/Sq. Ft.  4% $96/Sq. Ft.  43% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 8,567 8,112  6% 3,862  122% 
Median List Price $299,000 $287,900  4% $215,000  39% 
% 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 51 53  4% 49  4% 
Median House Size 2,262 2,262 2,239  1% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $120/Sq. Ft. $115/Sq. Ft.  4% $93/Sq. Ft.  29% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 2,308 2,256  2% 1,072  115% 
Median List Price $274,900 $269,900  2% $185,000  49% 
% 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 55 55 48  15% 
Median House Size 1,659 1,675  1% 1,532  8% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $170/Sq. Ft. $168/Sq. Ft.  1% $124/Sq. Ft.  37% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
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Median List Price for Houston

$295,000

Market Data for Houston

 9/1410/1411/1412/141/152/153/15
Price Reductions1,4451,4261,1819441,2511,2881,435
New Listings3,1423,3102,6242,3343,4523,3023,611
Sold/Expired3,8883,7323,4433,2733,4393,5713,966
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 9/1410/1411/1412/141/152/153/15
Price Reductions1,2081,1749587751,0041,0131,145
New Listings2,4472,6022,0861,8172,6672,5972,833
Sold/Expired3,1052,9632,7722,6252,7662,8163,109
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 9/1410/1411/1412/141/152/153/15
Price Reductions237252223169247275290
New Listings695708538517785705778
Sold/Expired783769671648673755857
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 04/01/2015
Houston's home resale inventories increased slightly, with a 5 percent increase since March 2015. Distressed properties such as foreclosures and short sales remained the same as a percentage of the total market in April. The median listing price in Houston went up from March to April. There were a total of 315 price increases and 1435 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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