Velma Ellison

Alliance Properties

5519 FM 2100
Crosby, TX 77532


Cell: 281-851-7733   
Phone: (281) 328-8700 
Fax: (281) 462-2505

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Existing-Home Sales Down in January but Higher than a Year Ago; Prices Steady

Washington, February 26, 2010 Existing-home sales fell in January but are above year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®. More... Read more

Fourth Quarter Existing-Home Sales Surge in Most States

WASHINGTON , February 11, 2010 - Strong gains in existing-home sales were the predominant pattern in most states during the fourth quarter, with many more metro areas seeing prices rise from a year earlier, according to the latest survey by the National Association of Realtors®. More... Read more

National housing indicators

Existing home sales ()

5.05 million unit*

Existing home median price ()

$164,700

Housing Starts ()

591,000 units*

New home sales ()

309,000 units*

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

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Home ownership

4th Qtr 09

67.2%

4th Qtr 08

67.5%

The homeownership rate in the fourth quarter 2009 (67.2 percent) was not statistically different from the fourth quarter 2008 rate (67.5 percent). In the South, the homeownership rate was lower than a year ago, while no other region showed any significant change from corresponding fourth quarter 2008 rates.

New home sales

Jan 10

-11.2%

Dec 09

-3.9%

Sales of new one-family houses in January 2010 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 309,000. This is 11.2% below the revised December 2009 estimate of 329,000.

Source: U.S. CENSUS BUREAU

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Velma Ellison

Despite the winter weather, home sales are picking up again, after the holidays. If you are considering buying or selling property in 2016, now is a good time to get started. I am always happy to visit with you about your goals. We can make it happen together. Read more

Save the Date: April 28th, 2012. The Realtors at Alliance Properties are hosting a "Customer Appreciation Event" at the Harris County Park on Hare Road, Crosby, Tx. 10am to 2pm. Free BBQ, moonwalks, ice cream, & lot's of fun activities. 50's Theme. Come enjoy the day & let us say "Thank You" Read more

It is so exciting to see real estate sales picking up in the Crosby Huffman area. Buyers are out taking advantage of the low interest rates. Call today for awesome service. Read more

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