August is almost here and much of the country will be sending the kiddos off to school. NFL Training Camps are underway, and the commute to work feels just a bit lighter as vacation time starts getting used more often. But before we kiss July goodbye, here’s your weekly dose of real estate headlines:

San Antonio, Texas tops the list of 15 cities where home prices are soaring.

Here’s an interesting list of 5 tips to survive house hunting burn-out.

Are you following the wrong housing indicators?

World of Psychology asks: Can you find mental health and happiness in a home?

The Grindstone argues that millenials who are still living at home aren’t moochers, but realists.

An 11 year-old girl’s letter appears to have helped her family land a home against multiple offers.

The Huffington Post declares housing is the first rung on the “ladder of opportunity.”