Bingham Court Sub Div: Description: Gorgeous Middle Unit - EXCEPTIONAL VALUE - LOCATION LOCATION!!! Another Extraordinary Development by Bijan Builders, LLC (Bijan Custom Homes). 6 gated UNBELIEVABLY GORGEOUS 4-story free-standing homes ...more
Fairbank Indust Park Sub Div: Description: 1+ acre tract with 255 frontage on Blalock and access to Clay Rd. Located against Jack In The Box at high car count before intersection of Blalock and Clay. Cross easement through Jack In The Box and ...more
Pheasant Run Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: Beautiful three bedroom located in a the pheasant run subdivision of Alief. Has easy access to highway 6 and shopping centers.
Braeburn Glen Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: STOP LOOKING AND START LIVING IN THIS Beautiful, fully updated, spacious ,modern 1,980 sq ft 4 x 2 home, on an over-sized 9,200 CORNER LOT !! Entertain in style in this open concept with clean and c ...more
Bayou Villas Sub Div: Description: This stunning home in the center of one of the most walkable Houston neighborhoods. Located in the Washington Corridor with access to parks, shopping, restaurants and night life. Large rooms, soaring ...more
Tanglewilde Sec 01 Sub Div: Description: Cozy home with abundance natural light located close proximity to Energy Corridor & Galleria. Excellent transport access via Beltway-8, West Park Tollway, I-10 & I-59. Good sized lot providing decent ...more
Bayou Oaks at West Orem Sub Div: Description: Welcome home! Come home to the private, gated community of Bayou Oaks at West Orem! Spectacular standard features include granite countertops, double owner's bath sinks, open floor plans and spacious ...more
Westview Terrace Sub Div: Description: GREAT WESTVIEW TERRACE LOCATION, NEW CONSTRUCTION IN THE AREA, NEW OWNERS CAN REHAB OR BUILD. NO SIGN. PLEASE BRING ALL OFFERS...SELLER IS MOTIVATED! Westview Terrace is a high-growth area, with ea ...more
Ashley Pointe Sub Div: Description: Gorgeous Millie home design features 5 bedrooms, 4 baths and 2 car garage with storage on a corner lot. The openness and spiral staircase greets you as you make your way to the great room. Kitchen ove ...more
Hyde Park Main Sub Div: Description: Open and inviting River Oaks Shopping Area end-unit townhome features 3 levels of wonderful natural light, beautiful wood floors, gorgeous custom shutters and crown molding accents. Enter into second ...more
Greenwood Forest Sub Div: Description: Located in the desired Greenwood Forest subdivision. The property is located in a quiet alley with a lot of mature trees in the back yard. Short distance to all shopping and dining destinations. Maste ...more
Westheimer Estates Sub Div: Description: This lovely 2/2.5/2 townhome is located in the highly desirable Galleria area. This home is quite unique and does not have any HOA fees! This home offers two bedrooms and a small/gameroom/office a ...more
Summerwood Sub Div: Description: Beautiful 4 bedroom home located on a quiet cul-de-sac walking distance to the elementary. Minutes from IAH Airport and a short drive to Downtown Houston. Conveniently located near shopping, dining, f ...more
Memorial Oaks Twnhms Sub Div: Description: This unit is cute as it can be. 2-story TH/Condo located behind First Baptist Church near I10 and 610. Quiet, small community of 41 townhomes. 2 car garage, private patio, each bedroom has a private ...more
Armandwilde Twnhms Sub Div: Description: Gorgeous custom build Mediterranean home with views of Clear Lake! This home boasts 3 bedrooms with 3 full baths and 1 half bath. Each bedroom has their own private bath! Beautiful formal dining wi ...more
Flower City Add Sub Div: Description: Possibilities, possibilities for this lot?. 5,000 Sq. Ft. Established Subdivision. This lot has been cleared and ready for you to build. Near the NRG stadium, Medical Center & UH. Location, Location, ...more
Kings Court Sub Div: Description: Nice piece of property: Hard cornered Leveled and Ready to be developed. Located in Houston Economic Opportunity Zone. Easy access to 610 . Located near future HWY 35 Expansion slated 2028
Bourbon Court Sub Div: Description: Ideally located in Oak Forest with easy access to the whole city. Home is perfectly nestled in a lovely neighborhood. Luxurious finishes include high ceilings, 5'' wide white oak floors, Thermador app ...more
Lifetime Villas/Jackson Hill Sub Div: Description: Great location! Spacious open floor plan and island kitchen with Cambria quartz counters, plenty of cabinets with self close drawers JennAir appliances. Ample living room with coffered ceilings and co ...more
Conception Martinez Abs 545 Sub Div: Description: There are 2 lots of about 5 acres each at this location fro a total of 10 acrees. The price all 10 acres is $1,150,000 LOCATED ON A BUSY MAIN ROAD. Neighbors include Cinemark theater, Holiday Inn, Sa ...more
Actives Activity Chart
|1 Bed Homes For Sale in Houston (29)||$ 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