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  • Weekley to Unveil High-Density Neighborhood in San Antonio

    San Antonio Business Journal staffer Tricia Lynn Silva reports that David Weekley Homes will break ground on the first of several high-density living projects planned for the San Antonio area this Friday. Part of the builder's Central Living line, the 46 homes in The Garden at Urban Crest will...

     
  • 7 Hot New-Home Markets This Summer

    The Census Bureau reported low new residential sales across the nation for June, but some markets didn't follow suit. Here, BUILDER ranks the top seven hot markets for new-home sales at the start of summer.

     
  • San Antonio, TX - May 2014 - New home Closings Swing Down

    New home sales fell year-over-year in San Antonio, TX in May. The percentage of new home closings belonging to attached homes dropped, falling 1.8% percentage points. Average prices of new homes moved up, rising 0.7%. Average prices of new and existing homes dropped 4.2%. The percentage of new home...

     
  • This Old Porch, This Old Price Point: An End to San Antonio’s Entry-Level Housing

    Like the other big Texas markets, new-home prices in San Antonio are reaching points that will price out the entry-level buyer. Metrostudy's Jack Inselmann explains what is behind recent price hikes and why affordability is critical to this market more than others.

     
  • San Antonio, TX - April 2014 - Figures for New Home Closings Suggest Market Decline is Subsiding

    New home sales fell in San Antonio, TX in April. Real Estate Owned (REO) closings as a percentage of existing home closings dropped, falling 3.3% percentage points. Average prices of new homes moved up, rising 10.0%. The percentage of new home closings belonging to single family homes rose...

     
  • Texas Housing Survey: The Affordability Squeeze

    Metrostudy’s 1Q14 survey of the Texas housing markets shows even as housing continues to boom, new and lower income buyers are getting priced out of the market.

     
  • 1Q14 San Antonio Housing Market Analysis

    Like other markets in Texas, Metrostudy's first-quarter market survey shows that the San Antonio housing market remains robust.

     
  • San Antonio, TX - March 2014 - Figures For New Home Closings Rise

    New home sales rose year-over-year in San Antonio, TX in March. Mortgage amounts on new homes moved up, rising 4.9%. The percentage of new home closings belonging to attached homes rose, climbing 0.1% percentage points. Real Estate Owned (REO) closings as a percentage of existing home closings...

     
  • The Lone Star State is About to Get Crowded

    Development is not the only way that Texas is thriving. They also have multiple markets where people can afford to live, and considering that the national median income has been gradually decreasing in the past decade, that makes Texas super appealing.

     
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    Jacobs Ladder: Denver-based Century Communities lands a Texas growth engine -- UPDATE

    Century Communities has leveraged proceeds of its $241.5 million Rule 144a equity offering earlier this year to snatch up a beachhead in Austin and San Antonio. With the acquisition of Jimmy Jacobs Homes, the No. 156-ranked builder among the BUILDER's "Next 100" rankings, Century's a legit public...