Texas metros bouncing back

Five Texas cities have landed on HSH’s list of the top ten metros that have recovered most since the Great Recession. Austin-Round Rock home prices are 72.55 percent above the last housing boom’s peak, the second-highest of all metros studied. Dallas-Plano-Irving (68.51 percent above peak) and Fort Worth-Arlington (59.85 percent) ranked fourth and fifth, respectively. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land followed closely behind at sixth with its home prices 57.05 percent above the prerecession peak. No. 8 San Antonio-New Braunfels had home prices 44.47 percent above peak. Click to read more at www.recenter.tamu.edu .