The Houston Market saw the fifth consecutive month of comparable sales declines for single family homes, according to the November Multiple Listing Service Market Update by the Houston Association of REALTORS ® (HAR). The market was down 22 percent in unit sales in November versus the same month last year. Meanwhile, Houston home prices Continue reading
The upgrading of Tropical Storm Alex to Category 2 Hurricane Alex put a damper on tonight’s Keller Williams concert at Kings Harbor. The concert sponsored by Keller Williams and Kings Harbor has been cancelled due to the weather and re-scheduled for Thurs., July 8 from 6-9 p.m.
The Summer Nights at the Harbor series at Kings Harbor in Kingwood will resume next week with the band “These Guys Here.” The Kingwood-based group plays a combination of classic rock and country songs with folk-inspired vocal harmonies.
The music at the first of four Keller Williams Summer Nights at the Harbor concerts was a flashback to the ‘50s. Wayne King entertained the crowd last Thursday at Kings Harbor with songs by Roy Orbison, Frank Sinatra and assorted ’50s “Doo-Wop” artists.
If you are thinking of buying a new appliance, you may want to wait until April. That’s when Texans will be eligible for $23 million in federal rebates on purchases of energy-efficient appliances.
The rebates are part of the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the same government stimulus program that instituted Cash for Clunkers, which offered rebates for trading in old cars.
Keller Williams Realty Northeast Senior Team Leader Lisa Dempsey received the 2009 Women of Achievement Award at the FamilyTime Hearts of Gold gala held in January.
FamilyTime in Humble, Texas, offers counseling services and shelter to victims of domestic violence in northeast Harris County.
Keller Williams Realty Northeast will celebrate rodeo season with some boot scootin’ fun at their free monthly concert at Kings Harbor in February. The concert is scheduled for Fri., Feb. 19 from 7-10 p.m. with a rain date of the following Friday. The Kingwood-based band 8 Seconds will provide the country music lead by Jeff Dean on the guitar.
Spring is expected to come early this year for the real estate market. Experts are predicting that home sales will start to take off during February due to fast-approaching deadlines for home buyer tax credits.
For home sellers,
Keller Williams Realty Northeast announced its 2009 top producers and award winners at an inspirational brunch and awards ceremony held at Raffa’s Restaurant on Jan. 27. Lisa Dempsey, Keller Williams Northeast senior team leader, emceed the event themed: “Time to Soar.”
Last week, the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) released the year-end housing report for 2009. While home sales declined for the third year in a row in Houston, the worse appears to be over and a spring surge in home sales is predicted by real estate experts due to the home buyer tax credit and low mortgage rates.
An unseasonably warm evening and Zumba dancing brought out a record crowd to the Keller Williams concert at Kings Harbor Plaza last Friday night (Jan. 22). Concert goers listened to the Latin beat of the band Dozziz Tropical and danced under the direction of 13 Zumba instructors from area health clubs.