Peter Johnson, Realtor

Century 21 Realty Partners

9385 Hickory Hills Dr
Montgomery, TX 77316


Cell: 936-524-4397   
Phone: 936-524-4397 
Fax: 832-934-2292

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Pending Home Sales on a Record Roll

Washington, September 01, 2009 Contract activity for pending home sales has risen for six straight months, a pattern not seen in the history of the index since it began in 2001, according to the National Association of Realtors®. More...

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Strong Gain in Existing-Home Sales Maintains Uptrend

Washington, August 21, 2009 - For the first time in five years, existing-home sales have increased for four months in a row, according to the National Association of Realtors®. More...
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2nd Quarter Existing-Home Sales Rise in Most States, Helped by Affordable Metro Prices

Washington, August 12, 2009 - Existing-home sales in the second quarter showed healthy gains from the first quarter in the vast majority of states, and price declines have increased affordability in most metro areas, according to the latest survey by the National Association of Realtors®. More...
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National housing indicators

Existing home sales ()

5.24 million unites*

Existing home median price ()

$178,400

Housing Starts ()

581,000 unites*

New home sales ()

384,000 unites*

*Seasonally adjusted annual rate. Source: NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®.

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Home ownership

2nd Qtr 09

67.4%

2nd Qtr 08

68.1%

The homeownership rate (67.4 percent) for the current quarter was lower than the rate in second quarter 2008 (68.1 percent), but not statistically different from the rate in second quarter 2009 (67.3 percent).

New home sales

July 09

+9.6%

June 09

+9.1%

Sales of new one-family houses in July 2009 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 433,000. This is 9.6% above the revised June 2009 estimate of 395,000.

Source: U.S. CENSUS BUREAU

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Peter Johnson, Century 21 Realty Partners

Montgomery County Single Family Home Sales fell in Jul 017 with 957 Homes Sold VS 1,103 in Jun 017 or (-13%). Average single family home prices rose (+0.4%) or $320,851 in Jul 017 VS $319,474 in Jun 017. Inventories (listings) rose in Jul 017 VS Jun 017. Rentals were up (see link) Read more

The Houston single family Housing and Rental Market continues to outpace 2016's record performance in Jul 2017 with both a rise in sales and home values Over July 016 (see Link). New Jobs and higher inventories are credited for this upswing Read more

Houston Single Family home sales fell (-11.5%) in Jul 017 with 7,440 sold vs 8,414 sold in June 017. Average home prices fell (-1.6%) in Jul 017 to $299,131 VS $304,155 Jun 017. Rentals and listings (inventory) increased in Jul. 017. The average monthly rental rates rose to $1,815 in Jul Read more

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