Posts Tagged: houston

Ali Palacios – Lesbian Houston Real Estate Agent

Do you need assistance in the following? Give me a call – Real estate sales and purchases – Home staging – Local real estate market reports – Local real estate market expertise and guidance – Real estate professional referrals (for those moving to another state or country) – Real estate leasing (commercial, industrial, retail, residential… Read more »

Best Cities for LGBT Seniors: #15 – Houston, Texas

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Houston has rapidly become one of the most diverse cities in the country and along with that has come a thriving and generally tolerant environment for its LGBT residents. Houston is home to the Greater Houston LGBT Chamber of Commerce and there is widespread support for gay and lesbian owned businesses, many of which are… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Leslie Don Wilson, Houston, Texas

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. I’m a licensed Real Estate Agent in the state of Texas. With ABR AHWD, CIPS CRS GREEN GRI MCNE SFR SRES designations. I specialize in Residential Home Sales focusing… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Home Inspector: Terri Stolarz, Houston, Texas

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Teresa is an honest, hard-working professional ome inspector who is dedicated to your peace of mind. She’ll provide a detailed home inspection covering all aspects of your home. If… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Bryan Beene, Houston, Texas

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Bryan is a top producing Houston real estate agent who treats every customer like family. Houston has so much to offer, let’s discover it together! See Bryan’s Expanded Listing… Read more »

Houston Wants to Bring More Residents Downtown

For Krishnan Iyer, moving downtown meant a lot of things: Not having to use his car in auto-dependent Houston, being able to walk to work, to restaurants, to the movies. The 34-year-old consultant left The Woodlands two years ago for a one-bedroom apartment in the Post Rice Lofts at Main and Texas and hasn’t looked… Read more »

What’s the Best Gayborhood in Texas?

Long-time Montrose residents love to complain how gentrification has ruined the neighborhood. Iconic gay bar Mary’s is now high-end coffee shop Blacksmith. Tex-Mex classic Felix is now an outpost of hip Austin-based Japanese restaurant Uchi. The old Fiesta has been torn down. There are fewer tattoo parlors, vintage stores and sex shops than there used… Read more »

Houston’s Gayborhood Saved?

Rumors swept through Montrose Monday that iconic bars South Beach and JR’s have been sold to real estate developers — another nail in the coffin for a neighborhood that many fear is swiftly losing its reputation as the epicenter of Houston’s gay community.

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Ron Foster, Houston

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Put my 35+ years experience to work for you in purchasing or selling real estate in the Greater Houston area. Houston is the 4th largest city in the US;… Read more »

Houston Home Sales, Builder Confidence Jump

From yesterday’s National Association of Home Builders report on builder confidence in December: Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose for an eighth consecutive month in December to a level of 47 on the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (see chart above). This marked a two-point gain… Read more »

Houston Home Prices Increasing Steadily

While many U.S. cities that saw hard times during the housing crisis are gaining momentum this year, Houston-area home prices continue to go strong, according to residential property data provider CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX). The Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land area saw a 6.6 percent increase in single-family home prices in September compared to the same month in 2011,… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Terri Stolarz, Houston Home Inspector

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Teresa is an honest, hard-working professional ome inspector who is dedicated to your peace of mind. She’ll provide a detailed home inspection covering all aspects of your home. If… Read more »

Houston Real Estate Sales Climbed Again in December

Buttressed by a continuous improvement in the city’s employment rate, home sales in Houston rose for the seventh consecutive month in December. Single-family home sales in the month across Houston hiked 7.2% from December 2010, according to the Houston Association of Realtors. In fact, every segment of the city’s housing market experienced positive sales activity… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Ron Foster, Houston

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay Friendly Houston Realtors and Real Estate Professionals Ron is the Broker/Owner of his own Houston real estate firm. Whether you’re buying or selling property in the Houston real… Read more »

TX: Houston Home Sales Jumped in August

The local housing market continued to favor buyers last month, although that may be changing. At the end of August, there was a 7.1-month supply of homes for sale – meaning it would take that long to sell all the homes on the market based on recent activity, according to the Houston Association of Realtors…. Read more »

Houston Area Among Highest in Rooms Per Home in State

According to recent information released by the U.S. Census Bureau, everything appears to be bigger in Texas, and in Utah. The bureau surveyed 915 metropolitan and micropolitan areas and discovered that Utah properties have the most rooms per home, on average. While Texas also had numerous cities on the bureau’s list, Utah areas accounted for… Read more »

Houston Real Estate Market Set to Grow in 2011

The Houston real estate market was one of the strongest in the country last year. In 2011, it could enjoy the same distinction. This is the general consensus among many real estate and economic analysts. Here’s what people are saying about the Houston housing market in 2011. Clear Capital, a company that provides real estate… Read more »