3 Houston neighborhoods rank among Redfin’s hottest

Character is key for Redfin's Hottest Neighborhoods of 2016

In Redfin’s newest report on the Hottest Neighborhoods of 2016, a few key points stand out.It wasn’t a simple task to be listed. Redfin analysts studied access to public transit, affordability and the aesthetic desirability of the neighborhood.Redfin's list of hottest Houston neighborhoodsThey also took a dive into the top neighborhoods in a select list of desirable metros. Houston was on that list, and their metros were:NorhillThe neighborhood median sales price came in at $499,500. Buyers got almost all of what they were asking, with an average sale-to-list percentage of 97.8 percent. And, those home spent a median of 40 days on the market.Oaks of Atascocita (Atascocita)With a median of only 27 days on the market, Atascocita homes also fetched 98.7 percent of what their owners were asking for them. The neighborhood is a bargain, with a median sales price $176,000.BriarcroftBriarcroft homes are reasonably priced, and don’t last long. The m...