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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 4,335 5,023  14% 5,869  26% 
Median List Price $210,000 $209,000 $155,000  35% 
% 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% 1%
Median Days On Movoto 51 47  9% 50  2% 
Median House Size 2,142 2,102  2% 1,960  9% 
Median $/Sq.Ft. $97/sqft $96/sqft  1% $79/sqft  23% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 3,255 3,938  17% 4,514  28% 
Median List Price $219,500 $210,000  5% $159,999  37% 
% 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% 1%
Median Days On Movoto 53 49  8% 49  8% 
Median House Size 2,312 2,233  4% 2,120  9% 
Median $/Sqft $93/sqft $92/sqft  1% $77/sqft  21% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 1,080 1,085 1,355  20% 
Median List Price $183,500 $183,000 $124,900  47% 
% 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% 56  16% 
Median House Size 1,533 1,520  1% 1,416  8% 
Median $/Sqft $121/sqft $127/sqft  5% $95/sqft  27% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
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Median List Price for Houston

$210,000

Market Data for Houston

 9/1310/1311/1312/131/142/143/14
Price Reductions1,3121,4741,143846981857951
New Listings3,0433,0002,4602,0142,9732,8213,242
Sold/Expired3,3663,9693,2843,1673,5283,3403,748
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 9/1310/1311/1312/131/142/143/14
Price Reductions1,0701,189940700796698783
New Listings2,3962,3391,9201,5792,3302,1802,565
Sold/Expired2,6123,0652,5782,5282,7662,6742,984
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 9/1310/1311/1312/131/142/143/14
Price Reductions242285203146185159168
New Listings647661540435643641677
Sold/Expired754904706639762666764
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 04/01/2014
Houston's home resale inventories decreased sharply, with a 14 percent decrease since March 2014. 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 stayed the same from March to April. There were a total of 365 price increases and 951 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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