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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 5,921 5,395  10% 6,161  4% 
Median List Price $245,000 $234,900  4% $169,000  45% 
% 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 46 48  4% 49  6% 
Median House Size 2,188 2,188 2,032  8% 
Median $/Sq.Ft. $107/sqft $104/sqft  3% $82/sqft  30% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 4,776 4,267  12% 4,875  2% 
Median List Price $249,000 $240,000  4% $173,000  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% - 1%
Median Days On Movoto 47 48  2% 49  4% 
Median House Size 2,310 2,323  1% 2,158  7% 
Median $/Sqft $99/sqft $97/sqft  2% $79/sqft  25% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 1,145 1,128  2% 1,286  11% 
Median List Price $225,000 $210,000  7% $139,900  61% 
% 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 44 50  12% 48  8% 
Median House Size 1,628 1,594  2% 1,472  11% 
Median $/Sqft $156/sqft $145/sqft  8% $105/sqft  49% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
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Median List Price for Houston

$245,000

Market Data for Houston

 1/142/143/144/145/146/147/14
Price Reductions9818579511,0351,1831,3821,403
New Listings2,9702,8213,2463,7473,8943,6353,817
Sold/Expired3,5763,4453,9804,3634,1904,1534,223
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 1/142/143/144/145/146/147/14
Price Reductions7966987838609981,1391,176
New Listings2,3272,1802,5682,9643,0862,9313,071
Sold/Expired2,8042,7593,1523,4553,3283,3293,416
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 1/142/143/144/145/146/147/14
Price Reductions185159168175185243227
New Listings643641678783808704746
Sold/Expired772686828908862824807
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 08/01/2014
Houston's home resale inventories increased, with a 10 percent increase since July 2014. Distressed properties such as foreclosures and short sales increased as a percentage of the total market in August. The median listing price in Houston went up from July to August. There were a total of 383 price increases and 1403 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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