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Diversity can be a good thing for the housing market in keeping housing prices strong, HousingWire reports. What are the most diverse neighborhoods in the country? The most diverse city is in Irving, Texas, where the racial make up is 26 percent Asian, 25 percent black, 23 percent Hispanic, and 23 percent white, according to a trend report by Trulia. The following are the most diverse neig...
Read Post [Posted on 12/19/2014 By John Askins]
People relocating for a job are facing a growing conundrum: Some of the strongest employment markets are in areas with the highest housing costs in the country. So even with a job there, will they be able to afford a home? Coastal cities such as New York, San Francisco, and Seattle tend to have some of the highest incomes and abundant jobs, but the cost of living can be among the highest...
Read Post [Posted on 12/17/2014 By John Askins]
New Year's Eve Celebration Wednesday, December 31, 2014 Sugar Land Town Square 7 p.m. — 9 p.m. — Children’s Celebration (with fireworks finale) 10 p.m. — 1 a.m. — Adults’ Celebration (with 3D Midnight Show)  Enchantment, wo...
Read Post [Posted on 12/16/2014 By Hemanti Patel]
More baby boomers are planning a move, and they're targeting cities with a lower cost of living, greater job potential, and warmer weather, according to new research by the National Association of REALTORS®. "A broadly improving economy and rebounding home prices are giving baby boomers the opportunity to sell and move to support their retirement lifestyle," says Lawrence Yun, NAR's chief ...
Read Post [Posted on 12/16/2014 By John Askins]
The acknowledgements for the lack of any email from me last week was only slightly disappointingly underwhelming. The fact is, they reached a point at which they were in serious short supply. One could in fact say rare, but extinct would be more accurate! However, I take some solace from the fact that some might 'follow' me on Facebook and they will have known that I was in the UK for a week, visi...
Read Post [Posted on 12/15/2014 By John Paulus]
More people aren’t happy to be moving. In fact, the number of people unhappy about moving is nearly four times higher than the historical average, according to results of a new moving sentiment survey by Moving Day Boxes.When survey respondents were asked whether their circumstances surrounding their last move was happier than their current move, more than 70 percent of those surveyed answered “ye...
Read Post [Posted on 12/12/2014 By John Askins]
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Read Post [Posted on 12/09/2014 By Holly Smith]
Find the latest community news about Katy TX click here: http://impactnews.com/houston-metro/katy
Read Post [Posted on 12/03/2014 By Margaret Zamanian]
2014 City News Releases Posted on: December 2, 2014 Winter Wonderland Set for Dec. 13 Sugar Land, TX - Winter is just around the corner, and the Imperial Park Recreation Center invites parents to bring their little one to the 4th annual Winter Wonderland on Dec. 13, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Imperial Park Recreation Center, 234 Matlage Way, next to Imperial Park and the T.E. Harman...
Read Post [Posted on 12/02/2014 By Stanley Poscovsky]
Budgeting Tips for Buyers!Budgeting is necessary. Acquiring a budget and sticking with it is important when purchasing one of the largest investments in your life. Bellow is a quick survey of budgeting tips that may help you attain the budget that will get you in your dream home soon! *Track everything This will help with differentiating what your necessities are and what can be eliminated, or b...
Read Post [Posted on 12/02/2014 By Desiree Gallow]
A year ago I wrote about the lack of water in Lake Ray Hubbard near Dallas. The water levels were at 70% of capacity at that time, they are now down to 58% - and the effects on the landscape at the water's edge are even more dramatic. It's true that rainfall has been lower than average in the Dallas area over the last few years but the growth in population is the greater problem, putting an ever g...
Read Post [Posted on 12/01/2014 By John Paulus]
Moving.com identifies top metro areas for 18- to 29-year olds, factoring in affordable housing and rental costs, low unemployment, and education and entertainment opportunities. The areas emerging at the top of its list are located mostly near large cities and are considered “affordable” by big-city standards. The metro areas also offer some of the lowest unemployment rates in the nation, below 7 ...
Read Post [Posted on 11/29/2014 By John Askins]
The Penske Truck Rental’s list of top moving destinations has plenty of sunny locales. Here is the list of some of their top cities:1. Atlanta2. Phoenix3. Orlando, Fla.4. Dallas/Fort Worth5. Chicago6. Houston7. Denver8. Seattle9. Sarasota, Fla.10. Charlotte, N.C.There are no new market entries.No region moved up or down more than two positions, with Dallas/Fort Worth dropping two places, from seco...
Read Post [Posted on 11/29/2014 By John Askins]
There's something for everyone in #MyHouston ! Imagine pulling into your community under 'living arches', enjoying an amphitheater, 1,500-square-foot conservatory modeled after the Bellagio Conservatory in Las Vegas , and a dog ambassador welcome program in your own neighborhood! Cane Island also offers the amenities you've come to expect in master planned communities like a&nb...
Read Post [Posted on 11/28/2014 By Susan Whitacre]
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