Houston is the fourth largest city in the nation with the most ethnically diverse, with more than 100 languages spoken; it's one of the fastest growing cities in the country. When you hear about Houston, you may think about cowboys and cattle, but Houston has a lot more to offer. It offers a mix of international appeal with Southern charm.
Houston is considered one of the top 7 relocation destination places in the country. It’s estimated that about 275 people move to Houston everyday. With plenty of job opportunities, vibrant and affordable housing market, many outdoor activities and a great variety of delicious food, Houston is attracting people from all over the country and the world.
Houston is considered one of the most attractive metropolitan areas to live, work and build a business. Houston Texas has a strong economy and low unemployment.
The Houston area recently added more than 100,000 new jobs in 12 months, an increase of 3.4%. So no matter what your professional background is, there are plenty of job opportunities in the Houston area. Jobs help home values stay stable. Here are just some of Houston's top industries:
Other companies also employ ten of thousands of people in Houston.
In Houston the median home price is about 24% lower than the national average, that gives you the opportunity to have access to affordable housing. There are many options to consider depending on your lifestyle, whether you are single, raising a family or retiring.
You will find everything from modern condos, townhomes, luxury homes inside the loop, to family homes in Memorial, Spring Branch, Cypress, Tomball, Spring, The Woodlands and other suburb areas of Houston. There is always something for everyone, any age or stage in your life; but best of all is the price, always right! Whether you are first time home buyer, or moving up to the next home, Houston is a good fit for you, your family and your budget.
Houston has a unique blend of traditional and modern city lifestyle neighborhoods. There are so may places to go and things to do and see. According to Forbes, Houston is the coolest city to live in America because its Art, Culture and Recreation.
Because of the mild year-round weather, there are a lot of outdoor activities, offering almost 1500 acres of green space in the heart of the city including Memorial Park, Discovery Green, Buffalo Bayou Park and Herman Park, have plenty of activities for all ages.
The Gulf of Mexico is just South of Houston and Lake Houston and Lake Conroe are just a few minutes to enjoy boating, fishing and all aquatic sports.
Houston has a large vibrant performing arts, museums and critically acclaimed galleries. It’s one of the few cities with its own theater, ballet, symphony and opera companies, with performances all year long. The Museum District is one of the largest in the country.
If you are a sport fan, there are plenty of professional sport teams here in Houston. Houston is home to the Houston Texas (NFL), The Houston Rockets (NBA), the Houston Dynamo (MLS) and our own World Champions, the Houston Astros (MLB).
Also, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the largest livestock exhibition in the world. If you enjoy playing golf, Houston has more than 165 golf courses for all skill levels. Here is the name of some of them: Augusta Pines, Blackhorse Ranch, Cypresswood Golf Club, The Golf Club at Cinco Ranch, Houston National Golf Club, Windrose Golf Club, Hermann Park Golf Course
Houston is home to the best fajitas an barbecue, but Houston has all types of cuisine. From food trucks to fine dining, you have more than 10,000 places to eat with flavors of more than 70 countries.
Our website HoustonNewListings.com, offers you and updated list of properties for sale in the Houston area, including Cypress, Tomball, Spring and The Woodldands.
It's updated with the latest listings every 5 minutes from the Houston Association of Realtors. You can save custom searches and get daily email alerts.
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