Marlborough Square Condo Ph 02 Sub Div: Description: FLEXIBLE 3 bedroom plan w/2 MASTER options, 1 up & 1 dwn; or 2 bdrms + HUGE dwnstrs GAMEROOM, or extra living/dining/music room. Possibilities are endless. Included are pictures of the actual home + v ...more
Plaza Place Condo Ph 03 Sub Div: Description: Fantastic second level 2-story unit with open layout, high ceiling, attached garage, overlooking tennis court, and perfectly located in the medical center. Gated community with clubhouse and two pools ...more
Bayou Bend Towers Condo 10 Sub Div: Description: Nestled away in a beautiful private green space near Memorial park and overlooking Buffalo Bayou. Sits a gorgeous and spacious abode at the prestigious Bayou Bend Towers. This luxury high-rise offers ...more
River Oak Twnhm Sub Div: Description: Location, location, location! If you're looking for affordable luxury living in the prestigious River Oaks then look no further! This gorgeously updated 2 bedroom 1.5 bathroom townhome features many b ...more
Sandman Courts Condo Sub Div: Description: Great Location! 10 mins from downtown and 20 mins from the Medical Center. Very cute updated unit. Has travertine and wood flooring, a wood burning fireplace, wet bar, washer /dryer and Kitchen has ...more
Cedar Post Park Condo Sub Div: Description: Gated community with nice landscaping. Tile flooring throughout downstairs and laminate wood flooring upstairs includes stairway. All appliances included such as washer, dryer, refrigerator. New paint ...more
Hudson Oaks T/H Condo Sec 02 Sub Div: Description: Beautifully appointed Town Home in sought after Hudson Oaks, zoned to Memorial Drive Elementary, Spring Branch MS & Memorial HS! Upgrades galore: New latex paint throughout (Sherwin Williams Normal Gr ...more
Waterman Xing Condos Ph 01 Sub Div: Description: Great First floor corner unit! Updated Kitchen with Granite countertops, Tumbled marble backsplash, Tile flooring, Wood laminate in Living room. Fresh paint, Covered Patio, Storage. Good Location, ...more
1915 Augusta Condo Sub Div: Description: Easy living in this large 2 bedroom, 2 bath in small, quiet Galleria complex. Living area with laminate floors and high ceilings. Very spacious kitchen with stainless steel appliances is wider than av ...more
Rivington Twnhm Sub Div: Description: First floor Galleria condo, no utility bills. With area pool and an assigned carport. New laminate floors, double pane windows with a carport in front of the unit. Fridge included. New roof.
Inwood Pines Condo Sub Div: Description: Please no showings until February 5, 2019. Great location close to 290.
Forum Park Twnhms Ph Sub Div: Description: Conveniently located on the first floor with walking distance to grilling/picnic area and pool and tennis court. Once bedroom and one spacious bathroom. Gated community with covered parking. Washer/ ...more
2400 Mccue Condos Sub Div: Description: Completely redone and brand new fabulous condo unit in the heart of the Galleria Business District! As you enter this unit, the functional open concept living, rich wood floors, and beautiful built in ...more
Inwood Manor Condo Sub Div: Description: Remarkable opportunity to customize the River Oaks area residence of your dreams offering over 2,990 sq. ft. of living space located on the 10th floor of prestigious Inwood Manor. 3 units were combine ...more
Briarwick Condo Ph 03 Sub Div: Description: Are you looking for a short commute to work and possibly school? Well, that is if you are going to school in the Medical Center. :) This condo is a short distance to the Medical Center and a short dis ...more
Lovette Square Condo Sub Div: Description: INVESTORS - AS-IS/WHERE IS. Lovely Gated Community of Award Winning Townhomes designed by Wm. Cannady; Lovett Square is Urban Living in the Heart of Midtown. This complex DID NOT FLOOD; however, there ...more
Main Condo 03 Amd Sub Div: Description: Love the nightlife? Tired of the commute? Want the downtown life? This 1-bedroom, updated condo is for you! Conveniently located in Midtown, this unit has amenities that have been grandfathered-in - l ...more
Stoney Brook T/H Condo Sub Div: Description: STOP AND SEE THIS NICE ONE STORY TOP LEVEL CONDO LOCATED IN TRANQUIL NEIGHBORHOOD. BAYOU SURROUNDING, LARGE DEN, HIGH CEILING, DINING RM WITH MIRROR, KITCHEN OPENS TO BALCONY LEAD TO STAIRCASE TO CARP ...more
Bayou Woods Sub Div: Description: Rare find in gated community secluded among luxury homes in the wooded close-in Memorial area. Updates done by the current owner since 2012 include (please contact listing agent for full list): first ...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
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