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Market Snapshot for Houston

  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 9,932 9,940 5,117  94% 
Median List Price $279,900 $275,000  2% $198,000  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 50 50 50  
Median House Size 2,146 2,140 2,091  3% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $131/Sq. Ft. $129/Sq. Ft.  2% $93/Sq. Ft.  41% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 7,788 7,791 4,009  94% 
Median List Price $279,900 $275,000  2% $199,999  40% 
% 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 50 50 50  
Median House Size 2,247 2,240 2,235  1% 
Median $/Sq. Ft. $113/Sq. Ft. $112/Sq. Ft.  1% $90/Sq. Ft.  26% 
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
  Today 1 Month Ago 1 Year Ago
Total Inventory 2,144 2,149 1,108  94% 
Median List Price $279,500 $275,000  2% $169,000  65% 
% 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 51 46  11% 
Median House Size 1,707 1,707 1,501  14% 
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

$279,900

Market Data for Houston

 8/149/1410/1411/1412/141/152/15
Price Reductions1,5071,4451,4261,1819441,2511,292
New Listings3,5833,1423,3102,6242,3333,4543,252
Sold/Expired4,1483,8883,7323,4243,1983,2633,387
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 8/149/1410/1411/1412/141/152/15
Price Reductions1,2831,2081,1749587751,0041,016
New Listings2,8392,4472,6022,0861,8162,6692,563
Sold/Expired3,2973,1052,9632,7532,5632,6112,648
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  
 8/149/1410/1411/1412/141/152/15
Price Reductions224237252223169247276
New Listings744695708538517785689
Sold/Expired851783769671635652739
All Types Single Family Home Condo/Townhouse  

Overview of Houston, TX Market Trends

Updated: 03/01/2015
Houston's home resale inventories stayed the same, with a 0 percent change 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 1292 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.
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