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Bellaire New Home Showcase – Winners of 4 Awards

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Stone Acorn Builders Won 4 Awards in the Bellaire New Home Showcase of 2017 Best Landscape Best Overall Design People’s Choice Best of Show   —————- Stone Acorn Builders is a premier custom builder in Houston that specializes in design/build new homes in Bellaire, West University Place, South Side Place, and Houston. We would love […]

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Motorized Patio Screens – Bellaire New Home Showcase

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The 2017  Bellaire Spring New Home Showcase featured one of our beautiful new homes.  Below see a Facebook post showing the Phantom motorized patio screens that allow the summer fun to continue even when the bugs come out.   Additional Photos Coming Soon… The results are in for the 2017 Bellaire New Home Showcase: People’s […]

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New and Existing Home Sales Continue To Rise Across the Nation

By: | | Economy, Government, News

In a positive sign for the overall U.S. economy, new home sales unexpectedly jumped in March rising 5.8 percent continuing a 3-month upward trend to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 621,000 homes sold.  This beats the expected figure of 590,000 and now reaches an 8-month high according to the Department of Commerce.   Overall new home […]

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Adventure Pointe Theme Park Granted Building Permits

By: | | Economy, Government, News

Officials of Texas City approved permits for the first two buildings of Adventure Pointe Theme Park being built off of Interstate 45 between Houston and Galveston.  KTRK ABC 13 Reports: According to the Houston Business Journal, “Construction work has been approved for Adventure Pointe’s Main Street building, which serves as the entrance to the park, […]

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Mayor Turner Talks Up Houston in Washington

By: | | Economy, Government, News

Your Mayor at Work Attracting Investment and Jobs to Houston – Mayor Sylvester Turner of Houston spoke at the Country Promotion Strategies Conference in Washington, DC on March 28, 2017 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. In a speech entitled, “The International Case for Houston” Mayor Turner persuasively sold the strengths of […]

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Good News for Houston Real Estate

By: | | Economy, News

Houston’s Economy is Diversified and Rising Houston’s economy is no longer just about oil.  The oil and gas sector is coming around again but other signs of economic recovery include the rise of Houston’s Petrochemical industry which is expected to receive over $50 billion in planned investments, the high-speed rail project between Houston and Dallas […]

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5 Terrific Reasons to Build a Custom Home with Stone Acorn

By: | | New Business, News

1. Your Home is Built Uniquely – Your new home will be a one-of-a-kind home – custom designed and tailored to your family’s needs in the neighborhood of your choosing.  You’ll be a part of the construction process each step of the way so you’ll know your home literally ‘inside and out’. 2. Your Home is […]

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Real Estate Sales in Houston Breaks Record in 2016

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Houston’s Diversified Economy Beats the Oil Dip with Record Real Estate Sales – The Houston Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reports record sales volume in 2016 according to listing data generated by 36,000 Realtors. “We could not be happier with the Houston housing market’s 2016 performance,” said Houston Association of Realtors Chair Cindy Hamann with Heritage […]

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Houston Real Estate Sales Surge in November

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Luxury market enjoys its first sales increase in over a year — The Houston housing market registered healthy gains in November thanks to more plentiful inventory, with single-family home sales surging nearly 23 percent compared to one year earlier when oil jitters sent sales tumbling. Sales among luxury homes (priced at $500,000 and above) —the […]

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Home Builder Confidence Soars to Highest Level Since 2005

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The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) reported the highest reading of home builder confidence since July 2005 rising  7 points to 70.  According to the Houston Chronicle, “Readings above 50 indicate more builders view sales conditions as good rather than poor. The index has been above 60 the past four […]