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COVID-19 exacerbates inventory shortage in Austin area; home sales drop

AUSTIN, Texas—The Greater Austin area continued to feel the stark effects of COVID-19, as housing inventory dropped to critically low levels of less than 2 months of inventory in Austin, Travis County and Williamson County, according to the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR) latest Central Texas Housing Market

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Austin-area home sales feel impact of COVID-19 pandemic Signs of optimism remain AUSTIN, Texas—Austin-area home sales declined across most of the region in April as the full impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and local shelter-in-place orders was felt in the housing market, according to the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR) latest Central Texas Housing Market Report. Compared to April 2019, residential sales in the five-county Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) decreased 21.6% to 2,611 sales, while sales dollar volume fell 18.3% to $1,060,228,668. A 7.3% decline in active listings to 6,349 listings drove housing
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Important- If you bought a homestead property in 2019 & moved in prior to Jan. 1, 2020, you have until April 30th, 2020 to file your homestead tax exemption. Here are necessary links: Travis County Williamson
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Important- If you bought a homestead property in 2019 & moved in prior to Jan. 1, 2020, you have until April 30th, 2020 to file your homestead tax exemption. Here are necessary links: Travis County Williamson County Hays County Bastrop County

Austin area closes decade with record-breaking $13B in home sales

Single-family home sales increased by 84% since 2010

AUSTIN, TX – While Austin continued to rank high on “Best of U.S." lists, Central Texas REALTORS® sold more homes in 2019 than any year on record, according to the latest Austin Board of

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Austin housing market on track for record sales as home sales jump throughout MSA

The Central Texas real estate market is headed for record-breaking sales this year. November home sales throughout the five-county Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) pushed the year-to-date total to 30,561 sales, which is approximately 300 homes shy of last year's total sales volume. Each county experienced a double-digit increase in home sales; the city of Austin slightly rose 4.5% to 670 sales, according to the Austin Board of REALTORS® latest Central Texas Housing Market Report. 

"Because the demand in Austin continues to outpace the supply, the market is experiencing increased urban sprawl," Kevin P. Scanlan, 2019 president of the Austin Board of REALTORS®,

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Austin home sales shatter October records

City's current growth rate has REALTORS® concerned 

AUSTIN, TX – Home sales in Austin experienced a double-digit percent increase in October—creating a new record even as the inventory of single-family homes in Austin dropped to an all-time October low—according to the latest monthly report from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR).

The Central Texas Housing Market Report, which underscores the

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Austin's median home price reaches all-time high for September Rewrite of land development code is necessary for housing solutions AUSTIN, TX – While the summer selling season has ended for most housing markets, the Austin Board of REALTORS® latest Central Texas Housing Market Report shows a double-digit percent increase in Austin home sales, which continue to outpace inventory and drive up home prices. The median price of a single-family home in the city of Austin rose 11.9% this month to $406,000––an all-time high for any September on record. “The adverse effect of low housing stock within the Austin area is higher home
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Increasing sales and decreasing home stock leave few choices for Austin residents  
    As the summer-selling season came to an end, August Austin-area home sales continued to increase, while listings on the market decreased compared to the same month last year.
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Austin-area home sales break July records; inventory remains low  


  AUSTIN, TX-Austin-area home sales set an
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