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House Hunting for La Lechuza: Famed Feathery Foe of Texas
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by The CE Shop Team

Spooky tales of La Lechuza have been part of Mexican folklore for years. Instead of casting her out, let’s find this old local a nest to rest her wings.

Houston Home Scam: Residents Lose Big in Housing Fraud
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by The CE Shop Team

Homes in Houston were illegally taken and sold in a real estate scam that preyed on residents for six years, selling 70 homes and making millions of dollars.

Houston Home Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for Sale
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by The CE Shop Team

Frank Lloyd Wright’s only home designed in Houston has recently been listed, stirring interest from those looking to own their piece of architectural art.

Houston’s Luxury Home Market Is on Fire
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by The CE Shop Team

Houston’s luxury home market has seen increases in both home sales and home sale prices. Buyers are swarming to the market’s more affordable high-end housing.

Kellum-Noble House: Houston's Oldest Home
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by The CE Shop Team

Houston is home to plenty of unique historic properties, but none are older than the Kellum-Noble House — one of H-town’s best-preserved time capsules.

Drool-Worthy Houston Dog Parks Worth Living Near
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by The CE Shop Team

Houston is a great place for dog owners. Affordable real estate and plenty of dog-friendly parks make it perfect for homebuyers prioritizing their pets

Houston High: The Potential Impacts of Legalizing Marijuana
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by The CE Shop Team

If the state of Texas legalizes recreational cannabis soon, Houston’s lackadaisical zoning laws might make it the weed capital of the Lone Star State. 

Texas Power Outage May Dim Houston’s Bright Economic Future
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by The CE Shop Team

Houston is one of the state’s largest economic drivers, but if things don’t change with the state’s power infrastructure, Houston’s bright future could dim.

Hurricanes’ Surprising Impact on Houston Housing
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by The CE Shop Team

While hurricanes in Houston are never hoped for, they have an interesting effect on the housing market when they do strike - and it’s good for agents.

 2021: What to Expect in the Houston Real Estate Market
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by The CE Shop Team

After an unusual 2020, real estate agents are in demand. From falling unemployment rates to rising home prices, here’s what Houston agents can expect this year.