Bunker Hill Place T/H Sub Div: Description: Never flooded! Ready to move in! Great location with superb school district! Large floor plan with 3 oversized bedrooms up. Plenty of storages! This unit has been consistently upgraded inside and ...more
Westhaven Estates Sub Div: Description: This is an amazing and spacious townhome in the heart of the Uptown area. You are minutes away from some of the best restaurants, shopping, and grocery stores in town. Great plan features beautiful l ...more
MAYFAIR AT CLARKSON Sub Div: Description: Welcome to Mayfair at Clarkson, a small gated community located just off on North Post Oak at Clarkson Ln. With easy access to 610, I-10, and 290, Mayfair at Clarkson is the ideal community within th ...more
Lofts/Post Oak Sub Div: Description: GORGEOUS MODERN & CHIC unit available in the desirable MAIN TOWER! Fresh* paint, stylish gourmet kitchen with SS appliances, granite counter tops, & abundant storage. Recent* carpet. Spectacular views ...more
Cottage Grove Sec 03 Sub Div: Description: Breathtaking describes this two story home built w/ custom stacked stone front elevation. Home features private driveway & backyard. Open plan w/ abundant amount of windows for natural lighting and un ...more
Westbury Sec Sub Div: Description: One of the largest properties in Westbury neighborhood (Meyerland area) just waiting for you to call it home. This 4/3/2 exceptional open concept is a must see. Freshly painted with 2 masters, granite ...more
Langwood Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: Unrestricted property in a commercial area, close to I-10, HWY 290 all shopping centers. Completely remodeled, can be used for office or residence. Electrical wiring was changed including the main pa ...more
Greensbrook Sec 01 R/P Sub Div: Description: Beautiful 1 Story starter home with lots of upgrades & updated. Ceramic wood tile in entry, living, kitchen & dining & both baths. Granite counter in kitchen with stainless steel undermounted sink & g ...more
Anita Street Terrace Sub Div: Description: Brand new construction! Small gated community of just 3 homes. Luxurious finishes throughout. Open floor plan living / dining w/ engineered flooring is on the 2nd floor along with the master suite. Ki ...more
Deerfield Village Sec 05 Sub Div: Description: Stunning two-story home in immaculate condition located on a beautifully landscaped corner lot in well established Deerfield Village neighborhood. Features 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and a huge unfinished ...more
Spring Branch Woods Sec 05 Sub Div: Description: FANTASTIC UPDATED SPACIOUS SPRING BRANCH RESIDENCE! Lots of UPDATES include: 50 year new roof 6/2015 with plywood decking. New garage door 2017. Fresh exterior paint 2017. Fresh interior paint 2018. ...more
Anita Street Terrace Sub Div: Description: Brand new construction! Completed & ready for move-in - gated community of 3 homes. Luxurious finishes throughout. Open floor plan living / dining w/ engineered flooring is on the 2nd floor along with ...more
Willow Meadows Sec 14 R/P Sub Div: Description: This brilliantly redesigned Mid-Century Modern home, so well-suited for entertaining, is convenient to all major venues. Top-of-the line appliances, HVAC, and window updates keep utilities affordable. ...more
Briarcroft Sub Div: Description: * OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 1-3* Masterfully designed custom build in sought after Briarcroft subdivision. Circular drive way with auto gate, porte cochere, inviting curb appeal, impressive entry, stunning ch ...more
Greentree Village Sec 07 Amd Sub Div: Description: NEVER FLOODED- High Ground!!! Alot of Home for the Price!!! Large spacious quality custom home. Touched by tradition with formals graced by transoms, moldings & custom details. Charming kitchen wit ...more
Retreat 02 Sub Div: Description: Beautiful custom townhome with spacious, open floor plan. Abundant windows provide plenty of natural light. Features wood floors in living area and kitchen; plantation shutters, and custom millwork. K ...more
Lindale Park Sub Div: Description: This is it! Brand new construction home in Lindale Park! This charming and beautiful 3 bedroom 2 bath comes with a large living space and modern kitchen. Enjoy the stainless steel appliances that come ...more
Marlowe Sub Div: Description: New construction in Downtown Houston. 93 residences with 1,2, and 3 bedrooms. Building features 24hr concierge, valet parking, private garages available, Pied-A-Terre for guests, Starlight Pool and H ...more
Houston Heights Sub Div: Description: Charming loft style townhome in the heart of the Heights boasts 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and stunning rooftop terrace with views of downtown. The home features an open concept second floor living, open t ...more
Actives Activity Chart
|1 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (29)||$ 417,394|
|2 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (349)||$ 335,656|
|3 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (3262)||$ 383,056|
|4 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (2460)||$ 576,862|
|5+ Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (745)||$ 6,519,164|
|1 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (327)||$ 198,354|
|2 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (515)||$ 349,309|
|3 Bed Condos For Sale in Houston (132)||$ 954,709|
|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 (38)||$ 133,393|
|2 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (314)||$ 230,992|
|3 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (647)||$ 413,666|
|4 Bed Townhomes For Sale in Houston (81)||$ 620,392|
|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 (21)||$ 454,823|
|3 Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (11)||$ 550,800|
|4 Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (4)||$ 460,450|
|5+ Bed Multifamily For Sale in Houston (16)||$ 504,049|
Sold Activity Chart
|1 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (99)||$ 201,269|
|2 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (3909)||$ 259,667|
|3 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (36521)||$ 273,589|
|4 Bed Homes Sold in Houston (23444)||$ 371,854|
|5+ Bed Homes Sold in Houston (4109)||$ 1,388,632|
|1 Bed Condos Sold in Houston (728)||$ 230,919|
|2 Bed Condos Sold in Houston (1021)||$ 417,748|
|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 (1929)||$ 104,060|
|2 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (6406)||$ 171,166|
|3 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (5459)||$ 316,925|
|4 Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (384)||$ 465,528|
|5+ Bed Townhomes Sold in Houston (6)||$ 657,317|
|1 Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (9)||$ 311,978|
|2 Bed Multifamily Sold in Houston (24)||$ 341,192|
|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 10,692 properties on the market for sale. The inventory was last updated 01/18/2019. Of these properties, 6,913 single family homes are for sale by their owners in Houston, and 993 condos are for sale by their owners in Houston. The average price of the single family homes for sale in Houston, is $1,646,426, the average condo price in Houston, is $1,334,711. The average price per square foot of the active inventory is $151. This is based the living area square footage.
Over the last year, there have been 89,061 of properties sold in Houston. Of these properties, 68,212 single family homes have sold by their owners in Houston, and 2,027 condos have sold by their owners in Houston. The average sales price of the single family homes sold in Houston, is $499,002. 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 $1,073,385. Condos have been selling for 287 per square foot of living area.
The most active subdivisions with listings for sale in Houston, are: Rice Military (68 For Sale), Shady Acres (45 For Sale), The Reserve At Clear Lake (36 For Sale), Montrose (35 For Sale), Cottage Grove (33 For Sale), Meyerland (31 For Sale), Royal Oaks Country Club (29 For Sale), River Oaks (28 For Sale), Sunset Heights (23 For Sale), Allen A C (23 For Sale)
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This data up-to-date as of 01/18/2019