Housing Market Remains Vibrant with Soaring Inventory

Houston-area homebuyers snapped up a record number of houses by the end of the first quarter. However, June 2017 has witnessed record sales that have driven the region’s median sales price to new, unprecedented levels. Home sales surged to 11.5 percent from the same period last year. The Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) reports this even as employment has yet…

All Styles and Flavors Considered

When you shop at Realty by Judy Hayes, you are guaranteed to find all the flavors of you could ever imagine.  This blog will share on some of the reasons why our customers continue to rank us among the best in Texas. Our listings balance a range from a traditional look to the ever-popular Modern Open Plan style. Both looks…

Don’t Rent. Own. Renting is A Financial Vampire

Just like a vampire feasting on blood, renting sucks the money out of your pocket and can leave you financially dried up - if you let it.  But it doesn’t have to be that way.  There are many ways for renters to become homeowners and there are numerous advantages to owning a home that renting can’t even come close to...

April 2017 Brings Another Increase In Houston Home Sales

Houston Association of REALTORS® (HAR) just released the MLS statistics for April 2017. And the numbers are continuing the upward trend of the past several months. So here are the highlights: Home sales across the Houston area increased 3.1% The 3.1% represents the 6,583 single-family units sold vs. 6,387 in April 2016 Single-family home median price went up 4.6% (an...

HOUSTON HOME SALES AND PRICING RISE AGAIN IN FEBRUARY

MLS Press Release Multiple Listing Service of the Houston Association of REALTORS® includes residential properties and new homes listed by 36,000 REALTORS® MLS Report for February 2017 HOUSTON HOME SALES AND PRICING RISE AGAIN IN FEBRUARY Homes at $250K and up record strongest sales; inventory grows slightly HOUSTON — (March 8, 2017) — The Houston real estate market held to…

Judy Hayes Named to REAL Trends List of America’s Best Real Estate Agents

Check out this official press release announcing me as one of the country’s best realtors, according to REAL Trends! It’s an honor to once again be named to this list, and it wouldn’t be possible without my amazing team and clients. The booming East Montgomery County area is here to stay and is the reason behind my exponential success! Judy…

The Houston Real Estate Market Maintains a Healthy Balance in April

The Houston real estate market continues to display healthy equilibrium despite instability in the energy industry. Overall single-family home sales volume was virtually flat in April, however mid-range homes scored another month of positive sales and the supply of homes available for sale grew some more. The average price was down slightly while the median price rose to an all-time…