Post Oak Manor Sub Div: Description: Beautifully Renovated 1 Story Home, 3 Beds, 2 Bath Spacious Floor Plan, Huge Master Bedroom, Walk-In Closet, Beautiful Bath with Double Sink, Tub+Shower, 2 Additional Bedrooms, Nice Size kitchen, Mar ...more
Inwood Pines Condo Sub Div: Description: Please no showings until February 5, 2019. Great location close to 290.
Houston Heights Sub Div: Description: This home checks all the boxes! Beautiful, updated home in the highly desired Heights neighborhood features refinished wood floors, freshly painted interior, automatic driveway gate with ample parking ...more
Larchmont Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: This charming Larchmont ranch style home featuring a great corner lot is desirably located in the Galleria. 5345 Schumacher is 1,335 square foot and sits on a 7,148 square foot lot. The layout of the ...more
Hyde Park Reserve A Partial R/P Sub Div: Description: SIGNALIZED HARD CORNER / PRIME LOCATION / PLENTIFUL ON-SITE PARKING suitable for nearly any inner city venture featuring a 1920's architecturally significant home and pool with enormous potential for ...more
Lakes/Parkway Sec 08 Sub Div: Description: DID NOT FLOOD IN HARVEY - Beautiful Kickerillo 5 bed, 3/1 bath, 2 car garage in much sought gated community of Lakes of Parkway close to The Energy Corridor. This home has a wonderful landscaped yard, ...more
Shady Square Sub Div: Description: Three story beautiful stucco modern townhouse with a build in rooftop is located in the heart of the Heights. Located in a gated community with easy parking and a spacious two car garage. The open flo ...more
White Oak Bend Sub Div: Description: Looking for a nice home in a quiet neighborhood. Come see this patio home TODAY. New laminate floors and carpet throughout. Both half bath and master bathroom have been updated.
Fleetwood Sub Div: Description: Superb two story brick colonial with circular drive blends modern day renovated interior with classic exterior design. Recreated first floor featuring open design concept with gorgeous hardwoods + abu ...more
Lochtyne Circle Sub Div: Description: STUNNING HOME W/ CUSTOM APPOINTMENTS AND DESIGNER FINISHES THROUGHOUT, LARGE ENTRY, 5 BDRMS,6 BATHS & 1 HALF BATH, CIRCULAR DRIVEWAY, SPACIOUS FORMALS, STUDY, FAMILY ROOM & KITCHEN W/ BREAKFAST AREA, ...more
Schroeder Oaks Village Sec 02 Sub Div: Description: Perfect starter home or an Investors dream. This cute three bedroom home that is perfectly placed on a huge cul-de-sac lot features laminate flooring, black on black appliances, Tile in Kitchen and in ...more
Verde Forest Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: Al solid floors. Ceramic on Kitchen, Bathrooms, Large Living Room. Large Backyard with Storage Shed. Covered Porch for family gatherings. Very affordable.
Nottingham Forest Sec 02 Sub Div: Description: 14235 Kellywood Ln is a stunning 4-5 bedroom remodel nestled in the heart of highly desired Nottingham Forest. This gorgeous 2 story remodeled abode comes fully equipped w/Amazon Smart Home features i ...more
Park Villas 03 Sub Div: Description: All furniture & electronics are available for sale. Perfect for investors looking for rental investment. WELCOME TO THIS BEAUTIFUL, SPACIOUS,WELL KEPT 3 story Mediterranean style home! 2nd story livin ...more
Lakeside Place Sub Div: Description: PRICE REDUCED!! This spacious Contemporary home located in the Energy Corridor has soaring ceilings and a striking open plan. Chef's kitchen offers a Viking range, butler's pantry. glass-front cupboar ...more
Winlow Place Sub Div: Description: **Showings will start Friday, January 25** Classic meets modern in the heart of Montrose. Updates include a chef's kitchen with granite countertops, butcher-block prep island and gas cooktop. Three ...more
Craig Woods Sub Div: Description: Stunning NEW CONSTRUCTION in Spring Branch. 4 Bedroom 3.5 Baths. Additional rooms on second floor can allow for 5 bedrooms. Impressive details throughout with honed granite, polished granite and ma ...more
Camino South Sec 04 Sub Div: Description: LOCATION!! LOCATION!! Never flooded! Beautiful hidden gem located close by Baybrook Mall, New Exploration Green and NASA. Brand new floor throughout, brand new kitchen stainless steel appliances, newl ...more
Briarmeadow Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: Beautiful and distinguished rare 5 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 2-car garage, Brick Traditional Colonial style home in sought-after Briarmeadow Subdivision, located in the heart of Houston. 3263 SqFt/HCAD on a ...more
Camino South Sub Div: Description: Amazing, never flooded, one story Clear Lake Camino South house. Awesome neighborhood, excellent schools, and spacious fenced backyard on a huge sized lot. New porcelain wood plank tile flooring all t ...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