Don’t mess with Texas — its population is the fastest growing in the US

Texas and its strong business engine seems to be successfully wooing growing numbers of the population to its larger cities such as San Antonio, Dallas and Fort Worth.

Warren Buffet’s HomeServices of America to acquire Ebby Halliday

Ebby Halliday, the largest independent brokerage in North Texas is set to combine forces with industry juggernaut HomeServices of America, a spokesperson for Ebby Halliday confirmed to Inman on Tuesday morning.

What’s the no. 1 thing you’d change about the real estate industry?

Improving industry leadership would be at the top of the wish list for many, as would raising the barriers to entry to becoming an agent in the field, increased transparency, and better benefit offerings from brokerages …

How would Amazon’s HQ2 impact your city’s housing market?

It is safe to say the millennial outlook on preferred locations for living and working has had a big impact on corporate America, and subsequently the commercial and residential real estate market …

LBJ’s former Texas country estate hits the market for $2.8M

For $2.8 million, you’ll be able to live like a president — not at The White House, but at former president Lyndon B. Johnson’s 3,980 square-foot estate situated on 142 acres of land in the Texas Hill Country …

Police still searching for killer of Abilene, TX, Realtor

It’s been just over a year since 54-year-old Tom Niblo, formerly vice president at Abilene, Texas, brokerage Senter Realtors, was gunned down in his home in a vicious killing that left his brokerage reeling …

Ex-husband indicted in Realtor Crystal McDowell’s murder

A Texas man charged with strangling his ex-wife, a Realtor in Houston, was indicted last Thursday, according to The Houston Chronicle. A Chambers County grand jury leveled the murder charge against Steven McDowell nearly three months after Crystal McDowell, a beloved Realtor with Virginia Malone & Associates, went missing on Aug. 25 during the hours leading up to historic Hurricane Harvey’s destructive landfall …

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate names new COO

Rich DeNicola has real estate in his blood. The newly named COO of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate jokes that he was doing floor duty by the time he was five years old.

Inside Hurricane Harvey relief: 5 aid workers swap stories

Roofs of homes dotting the water’s surface like glaciers in the arctic, families being rescued from second-story apartments, harrowing stories of families being separated and losing everything, including family members — watching the devastation in Ho…

Inside Hurricane Harvey relief: 5 aid workers swap stories

Roofs of homes dotting the water’s surface like glaciers in the arctic, families being rescued from second-story apartments, harrowing stories of families being separated and losing everything, including family members — watching the devastation in Ho…