Since the end of 2010 I have written a blog to provide you with current information about the Saginaw, Texas, housing market. 
I write about trends in listings and sales.

Please contact me with your comments and questions.

Mon Aug 14 21:29:53 UTC 2017

July 2017

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

Thirty-Five houses sold in Saginaw in July of 2017.  An interesting trend was the number of older homes that were remodeled and sold as sellers took advantage of the higher prices in our neighborhoods.  Six of the 35 homes were … Continue reading

Tue Jul 18 15:49:14 UTC 2017

June 2017

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

June 2017 was an active month for Saginaw home sales as homeowners took advantage of the recent appreciation in our area and investors cashed out their equity.  The average home sold for $188,370.  This average home was 1870 square feet … Continue reading

Sat Jun 10 15:08:35 UTC 2017

May 2017

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

I sold 961 Fenway Lane in 3 days for $6000 above list price. The market continued to be exceptionally good for sellers. In May 2017, 38 homes sold in Saginaw.  Three were new construction.  The sold prices ranged from $90,000 … Continue reading

Tue May 09 15:04:00 UTC 2017

April 2017

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

1044 West Hills Terrace sold for 105% of list price in three days! The trends for Saginaw April home sales continued with new construction, low inventory for less expensive homes, rapid sales and higher dominating the market.   Of the thirty-eight … Continue reading

Mon Apr 10 21:12:12 UTC 2017

March 2017

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

Saginaw Residential Home Sales Update for March 2017 Thirty-five homes sold in Saginaw in March with an average sold price of $201,927.  The median sold price was only $187,000.  The median price was so much lower than the average price … Continue reading

Fri Mar 10 22:54:30 UTC 2017

February 2017

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

The sales of homes in Saginaw during February showed an interesting sales pattern.  The twelve homes that sold for less than $190,000 were quite different than the homes that sold for more than $200,000.  This $200,000 price point is important … Continue reading

Thu Mar 02 15:35:26 UTC 2017

Best time of the year to sell my home?

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

One of the questions that I am often asked is, “When is the best time of the year to sell my home?”  A graph of the home sales in Texas from 1990 through 2015 show January as the slowest month … Continue reading

Tue Feb 07 20:41:03 UTC 2017

Saginaw, Texas, Home Sales January 2016

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

Sales in January fell from 39 homes sold in December to only 27 in January, 2016.  The least expensive home sold in January was $120,000, only $100 more than December’s least expensive home.  January’s most expensive home was $284,900, down … Continue reading

Thu Jan 26 01:33:21 UTC 2017

When Is Cash King?

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

I often have buyers believe that a seller will accept an extremely low offer on a home just because they are offering cash.  When a buyer receives two very similar offers and one is cash and the other involves financing, … Continue reading

Thu Jan 19 15:57:21 UTC 2017

New Construction Here for Less than $190,000!

Posted by: Kathleen Wheeler

DR Horton is pre-selling homes in Villages of Eagle Mountain right here in the Eagle Mountain/Saginaw ISD.  This new subdivision will be off WJ Boaz Road, and the prices start as low as $185,990 now for a four bedroom home.  … Continue reading