Monday, January 21, 2019 / by Michael O'Neal
HOUSTON — Crawfish season is cookin’ again and H-Town is happy. Some of the hottest crawfish spots in the area are already seeing crowds. Where are the best places to enjoy a heaping pile of spicy mudbugs and all the fixings? We have the top 11, courtesy of VisitHoustonTexas.com
1. Calhoun’s Crawfish Co.
The Baytown staple was a clear crowd favorite in VisitHouston’s 2018 poll. Their secret to success? Their very own seasoning, which gives the crawfish a juicy, never dry taste. Add corn, mushrooms, cajun sausage or potatoes for an additional price. Calhoun's Crawfish Co. is open Friday & Saturday from 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. On Sundays the restaurant opens at noon and closes when the crawfish are gone
2. Crawfish Shack
Many votes were cast for this favorite by locals who loved the authentic Cajun taste. Their original location is in Crosby and there’s also one in Magnolia. Whether you eat there or get your crawfish at th ...
Friday, January 11, 2019 / by Michael O'Neal
Sluggish December sales and limited housing supply can’t slow down overall real estate activity for the year
HOUSTON — (January 9, 2019) — The Houston real estate market set new records in 2018 despite uncertainty across the region when the year began, with many survivors of Hurricane Harvey still rebuilding their homes and lives. Single-family home sales for the full year surpassed 2017’s record volume by nearly four percent. However, as 2019 gets underway, housing inventory remains constrained – still sitting below its more balanced pre-Harvey levels.
According to the Houston Association of Realtors’ (HAR) 2018 annual report, single family home sales rose 3.8 percent to 82,177 while sales of all property types totaled 98,323, a 3.7-percent increase over 2017’s record volume. Total dollar volume for full-year 2018 jumped 21.5 percent to a record-breaking $28 billion.
“We entered 2018 cautiously optimistic that the H ...
Thursday, January 3, 2019 / by Michael O'Neal
This particular report provides an accounting of single-family activity for the full month of December 2018 compared to December 2017. Please attribute to the Houston Association of REALTORS Multiple Listing Service (MLS).
The full report will be posted here on Wednesday, January 9th - Be on the lookout!
Sunday, December 23, 2018 / by Michael O'Neal