R.A. Schuetz is a business reporter at covering real estate for the Houston Chronicle.

She previously worked at the Hearst Connecticut Media Group, where she covered housing and features. She has also written for Hoodline, SF Weekly, The Bold Italic and 7x7, among other publications. She loves finding human stories that show the impacts of larger trends and breaking down complicated subjects. 

Before becoming a journalist, Schuetz was an educator for three years, both at a traditional public school and with the KIPP charter school network. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from Harvard College and was a Reporting Fellow at the Columbia Journalism School's Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism.


From from old ghosts to new developments, here are some of my most recent stories from around Texas, New England and the Bay Area.