Central Texas home sales up 38%

Central Texas existing-home sales jumped nearly 38 percent in October as buyers took advantage of a federal tax credit for first-time homeowners and favorable mortgage interest rates. It was the biggest year-over-year per centage gain in more than four years and...

Local home sales continue rebound

Austin-area home sales last month were the highest since September – a sign the market is stabilizing. The Austin Board of Realtors said Wednesday that 1,601 single-family homes sold last month, with the median price of $189,000. Although sales were down 18...