The COVID-19 pandemic has created uncertainty for real estate professionals, buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants, and investors. Texas REALTOR® magazine spoke to longtime industry experts Mark Dotzour and Steve Murray about what’s ahead for Texas real estate.
Dotzour is a real estate economist who served for 18 years as chief economist of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University. He has given more than 1,600 presentations to more than 295,000 people and has written over 90 articles for magazines and journals. His research findings have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Money, and Business Week.
Murray is president and owner of REAL Trends. He has co-written several real estate books and has served as a consultant to many local and state REALTOR® associations, MLSs, and technology companies.