The ordinance creates a residential homestead property tax exemption and an exemption for persons with disabilities, as well as amends the seniors over 65 exemption.
New data in a study from researchers at Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University finds buyers are paying a lot more than they should in Austin and buyers in only one U.S. have it worse.
The lawsuit seeks a temporary restraining order and a temporary and permanent injunction to stop the city from creating homeless housing at the hotel.
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates had their biggest one-week jump in 35 years with the Federal Reserve raising its key rate in a bid to tame inflation.
The Biden administration announced new measures to ease the housing shortage and bring back affordable housing over the next five years.
An influx of smaller single-family homes — paired with falling demand amid higher mortgage rates — has driven home sales and prices down in some markets.
A North Texas family says they have a warning for anyone who's buying a home from a builder. Just days before closing on their forever home, their builder backed out. Turns out the builder's contract they were required to sign left them with virtually no protection.
Texas had the highest rate of institutional buyers purchasing residential homes in 2021 at 26% while the national average was just 13%.
In the near future, edible houses may no longer just be found in fairy tales.
The nonprofit HousingWorks said there isn't enough affordable housing in the city, specifically in high-cost areas like west of Mopac Expressway.
The Austin non-profit is closer to its goal of housing more than 2,000 people, many of whom will be transitioning directly from living on the streets.
Signed contracts dropped by nearly double what analysts expected in April.
Across the country, Airbnb Hosts in rural counties in the earned nearly $3.5 billion over the year. Texas hosts alone, in rural counties, earned more than $115 million in 2021.
Data from rent.com shows the average for a two-bedroom in Dallas has jumped up 46% from last year. Other cities like Grapevine and Grand Prairie are seeing even bigger rent increases. Only one North Texas city saw a consistent drop in rent prices.
A Southern city dethroned a Rocky Mountain destination for the new top spot.
An Austin man lives in a structure he built that sits on top of his car. He says the self-constructed home was built out of necessity, and was a result of tragedies he faced.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new, affordable housing complex in Southeast Austin will be held on Thursday, May 12.
Victims of the 2021 Surfside condo collapse in South Florida have reached a staggering $997 million settlement after the tragedy claimed the lives of 98 people.
The Lake Travis mansion, also known as Villa Del Lago, is located at 12400 Cedar Street. The listing says the home is located just off RR620, with easy access to/from Lakeway or downtown Austin.
Voters approved two propositions intended to lower property taxes for homeowners by decisive margins — one aimed at older and disabled Texans and another that would provide modest relief for homeowners across the board.