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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 5,866 5,888 6,218  6% 
Median List Price $239,078 $244,880  2% $169,900  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% 1%
Median Days On Movoto 49 47  4% 51  4% 
Median House Size 2,167 2,186  1% 2,017  7% 
Median $/Sq.Ft. $106/sqft $107/sqft  1% $83/sqft  28% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 4,677 4,757  2% 4,868  4% 
Median List Price $239,900 $245,000  2% $174,000  38% 
% 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% 1%
Median Days On Movoto 50 47  6% 52  4% 
Median House Size 2,280 2,302  1% 2,170  5% 
Median $/Sqft $99/sqft $99/sqft $80/sqft  24% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 1,189 1,131  5% 1,350  12% 
Median List Price $224,900 $229,000  2% $149,500  50% 
% 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 47 45  4% 47  
Median House Size 1,619 1,640  1% 1,487  9% 
Median $/Sqft $153/sqft $159/sqft  4% $114/sqft  34% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
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Median List Price for Houston

$239,078

Market Data for Houston

 2/143/144/145/146/147/148/14
Price Reductions8579511,0351,1831,3821,4031,507
New Listings2,8213,2463,7473,8943,6353,8223,578
Sold/Expired3,4453,9804,3634,2474,2264,4173,857
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 2/143/144/145/146/147/148/14
Price Reductions6987838609981,1391,1761,283
New Listings2,1802,5682,9643,0862,9313,0742,835
Sold/Expired2,7593,1523,4553,3713,3893,5933,043
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 2/143/144/145/146/147/148/14
Price Reductions159168175185243227224
New Listings641678783808704748743
Sold/Expired686828908876837824814
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 09/01/2014
Houston's home resale inventories stayed the same, with a 0 percent change since August 2014. Distressed properties such as foreclosures and short sales decreased as a percentage of the total market in September. The median listing price in Houston went down from August to September. There were a total of 343 price increases and 1507 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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