San Felipe T/H U/R Sub Div: Description: TOWNHOUSE DOES NOT FRONT ON SAN FELIPE. Sophisticated soft contemporary townhouse in gated community w/ MASTER BEDROOM DOWN and ELEVATOR! Tastefully decorated w/ magazine quality style includes: dark ...more
Grand Oaks Sec 11 Sub Div: Description: One story beauty on the growing popular North side of I-10 in Katy. Great curb appeal - Tile floors throughout home except bedrooms - Study as you enter with french doors - Classy formal dining for th ...more
Woodforest Sec 07 Sub Div: Description: Beautiful home, very well maintained with an abundance of updates. Less than a block from Elementary school and easy access to BW8! This home has had one owner and in fantastic shape. There are 3 l ...more
Mission Bend Estates Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: ONE-STORY 4 BEDROOM 2 BATH READY TO MOVE IN LOVELY HOME IN CUL-DE-SAC WITH POOL, EXTENDED COVERED PATIO. FRESH INTERIOR PAINT, GRANITE COUNTERS, SPACIOUS KITCHEN, TILE AND LAMINATE FLOORING. GAS STOVE ...more
Home Owned Estates Sec 04 Sub Div: Description: Charming 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom stilt-built home is located in the Home Owned Estates neighborhood. A newer home in this established neighborhood is just one of the things that make it extra special! ...more
Feagan Park Twnhms Sub Div: Description: Beautiful 3 bedroom, 3 bath townhouse, located just blocks from great restaurants and shops! Gleaming hardwoods, high ceilings and tons of natural light make this property a must see! The first floor ...more
Hearthwood Condo Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: COMPLETELY REMODELED AND JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS!! PRICED TO SELL! WILL NOT LAST LONG! COME SEE IT BEFORE IT IS GONE! NEW FLOORS, NEW DRYWALL, NEW FRESH PAINT, NEW STAINLESS STEELE APPLIANCES IN ...more
Sharpstown Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: This beautifully renovated home in Sharpstown subdivision is a must-see! Great starter home/amazing investment property. This home has 2 bonus rooms and a bathroom that is not included in the square f ...more
Fondren Southwest Northfield 0 Sub Div: Description: Great family home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. Spacious living area with cozy fireplace, tile floors, built in shelving, built in wet bar. French doors lead out to decked patio area. Home was updated abo ...more
Rushwood Sec 02 Sub Div: Description: This immaculate newly remodeled trend making home with 4 wall brick in sought after Rushwood neighborhood is a MUST SEE! New landscaping, all new stainless steel appliances, custom handcrafted cabinet ...more
Victorian Village Apts Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: Bring your Buyers. Newly remodeled Victorian Village TH in Spring Branch. This property has a Large Back Patio, Huge Green space, Large Walking Area, Covered Parking, 2 zoned A/C units, Master Bath wi ...more
Avondale Sub Div: Description: This absolutely charming two story town home lives like a single family! Pass through a private, secure, cobble stoned front patio with room for seating and a grill, to reach the main entry. The first ...more
High Meadows Sec 05 Sub Div: Description: Home has a total of 5 bedrooms.. The main homes has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, kitchen, washer/dryer, living and dining area. The garage was converted into a 2 bedroom apartment.. bathroom, washer/d ...more
Bear Creek Village Sec 06 Sub Div: Description: Completely remodeled home, ready for your growing family ! Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, this 4 Bedroom, 3 bathroom is ready for immediate move in. On the first level, featuring Master bedroom, livin ...more
Somerset Place 03 R/P Sub Div: Description: Highly coveted three bedroom townhome in Somerset Place with master down and an enclosed patio perfect for most owners and pets! Unlike other nearby townhomes, Somerset has 24 /7 manned guards, enclo ...more
Timmerman Place Pt Rep 1 Sub Div: Description: Excellent-Between a Gas Station and Convenient Store - Location for Investors- Come Build a Strip Center. Motivated Seller Please Bring all offers!!!
Wood Shadows Sec 02 Sub Div: Description: Wonderful Residential Lot in East Houston. Very convenient, close to the freeway, shopping centers and restaurants. Dimensions are estimated, buyer must verify.
Views/Hickory Sub Div: Description: Located minutes from Downtown,Memorial Park,Galleria,Med.Center & Museum District.Home boast large picturesque windows w/breathtaking views,wrap around rooftop deck,2 balconies,high ceilings,floating ...more
Rice Military / Washington Corridor Sub Div: Description: Lowest sqft price in area!-This stunning Swanky Contemporary Townhome is situated just 15 mins. from Downtown and 20 mins from the Galleria.Literally minutes from Memorial park and numerous popular di ...more
Actives Activity Chart
|1 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (31)||$ 406,239|
|2 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (355)||$ 335,313|
|3 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (3252)||$ 385,602|
|4 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (2483)||$ 573,551|
|5+ Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (751)||$ 6,523,547|
|1 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (326)||$ 194,684|
|2 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (525)||$ 346,636|
|3 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (136)||$ 942,852|
|4 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (11)||$ 1,937,608|
|5+ Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (1)||$ 1,675,000|
|1 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (37)||$ 134,026|
|2 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (308)||$ 231,179|
|3 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (653)||$ 410,862|
|4 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (82)||$ 627,202|
|5+ Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (3)||$ 1,086,333|
|1 Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (4)||$ 880,750|
|2 Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (23)||$ 502,229|
|3 Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (9)||$ 592,600|
|4 Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (4)||$ 460,450|
|5+ Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (15)||$ 515,873|
Sold Activity Chart
|1 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (99)||$ 201,269|
|2 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (3912)||$ 259,703|
|3 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (36547)||$ 273,635|
|4 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (23455)||$ 372,011|
|5+ Bed Homes Sold in Houston (4112)||$ 1,388,356|
|1 Bed Condos Sold in Houston (731)||$ 229,934|
|2 Bed Condos Sold in Houston (1028)||$ 415,461|
|3 Bed Condos Sold in Houston (224)||$ 975,540|
|4 Bed Condos Sold in Houston (19)||$ 1,964,631|
|5+ Bed Condos Sold in Houston (1)||$ 4,650,000|
|1 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (1921)||$ 103,981|
|2 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (6407)||$ 171,163|
|3 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (5456)||$ 316,990|
|4 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (383)||$ 466,133|
|5+ Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (6)||$ 657,317|
|1 Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (9)||$ 311,978|
|2 Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (26)||$ 360,908|
|3 Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (8)||$ 218,400|
|4 Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (2)||$ 186,500|
|5+ Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (3)||$ 500,000|
Background on Houston
There is so much to say about Houston, Texas. Houston is the most populated part of Texas and the fourth most heavily populated city in the entire United States. The United States census estimated back in 2017 that the population her in Houston was hovering around 2.3 million. This number continues to grow due to all of the amazing things that Houston has to offer. Houston is located in Southeast Texas right near Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Houston is a total of 627 square miles. Nearly 600 miles of that is land while the rest is water. Houston is located in Harris County which is the principal city of the Greater Houston Metro area. The city was incorporated back in June of 1837 and was named after Sam Houston who was an American solider and politician.
Climate in Houston
The climate here in Houston is what is known as humid subtropical. The summers here tend to be very long, hot and humid and the winters tend to be very mild making it a very comfortable place to live during the colder months. Although very rare, it has snowed in Houston on a few occasions. This city only experiences an average of 13 days per year of weather that is 32 degrees or lower. Now it might not snow here a lot but in Houston it does rain quite a bit. The average rainfall per year is just shy of fifty inches.
Interesting Facts about Houston
-Houston is usually classified as being either inside or outside of the Interstate 610 loop.
-The “Inner Loop” is a 97 square mile area that includes the Downtown region. This area features several pre World War II residential neighborhoods as well as newer apartment and townhouse developments. This area is ever expanding. If you go outside of the loop you will find a much more suburban feel.
-Nearly 500,000 people live within the Interstate 610 loop.
-Houston is the largest city in the United States that does not have formal zoning regulations.
-Houston has the fifth tallest skyline in all of North America.
-Houston is globally recognized for its energy industry, mainly oil and natural gas. This city is also known for its renewable energy sources, both wind and solar.
Real Estate in Houston
Here in Houston your dollar stretches far. You can buy a four bedroom, three bathroom house with almost 4,000 square feet for less than $300,000. The prominent housing styles found here are the Traditional and Contemporary. There are also many apartment and condo communities throughout the city as well. There is a mixture of older homes as well as newer construction all over Houston. The market here is always expanding and new homes are popping up all over the place.
Home to NASA’s Johnson Space Center
Houston is home to NASA’s Johnson Space Center which has been a leader in human space exploration for more than fifty years! This Space Center employees more than 10,000 people making it one of the leading employers in Houston. This Space Center has frequent events throughout the year if you are interested in learning more about space. Make sure to check their calendar of events if you are interested in taking a trip here.
Fun Things to do in Houston
There are so many fun and interesting things to do here in Houston. You can take a trip over to the Houston Zoo which is a 55 acre park that is home to more than 900 different species and over 6,000 animals. This zoo receives more than 2.5 million visitors every year which makes it the second most visited zoo in the United States. If you prefer underwater action, take a trip to the Downtown Aquarium. This aquarium features a 500,000 gallon tank that is home to more than 300 different species from all over the world. There is also a restaurant, ballroom, exhibits, shopping and tons of other fun things to do here. This place is truly amazing! Finally there is The Museum of Fine Arts which can be found in the Houston Museum District. This museum has more than 6,000 years worth of history and culture across its more than 64,000 works. These pieces of art span six continents. This museum is one of the largest in the United States.
Houston, Texas has plenty to offer whether is be amazingly priced real estate or the Johnson Space Center. There is always something to do here in Houston!
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Currently Houston has 10,732 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 01/21/2019. Of these properties, 6,940 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Houston, and 1,006 condos are for sale by their owners in Houston. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Houston, is $1,644,851, the average condo price in Houston, is $1,332,103. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $177. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 89,107 of properties sold in Houston. Of these properties, 68,255 single family homes have sold by their owners in Houston, and 2,037 condos have sold by their owners in Houston. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Houston, is $498,995. Single family homes have been selling for 149 per square foot of living area. The average sales price of the condos for sale in Houston, is $1,073,054. Condos have been selling for 286 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Houston, are: Rice Military (70 For Sale), Shady Acres (45 For Sale), The Reserve At Clear Lake (37 For Sale), Montrose (36 For Sale), Cottage Grove (33 For Sale), Meyerland (30 For Sale), Royal Oaks Country Club (29 For Sale), River Oaks (27 For Sale), Sunset Heights (25 For Sale), Spring Brook Village (23 For Sale)
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This data up-to-date as of 01/21/2019