Houston’s housing market is breaking record after record, according to this article from the Houston Chronicle. Home supplies are up for the first time in over a year. Inventory has risen to 3.4 months. At the same time, demand continues to soar. Sales on townhomes and condominiums have jumped by 29.3 percent, year over year.
Here are some beauty shots of the master-planned communities in development to whet your appetite for the months to come, courtesy of the Houston Chronicle.
Just off the Grand Parkway and the Westpark Tollway, Lakes of Bella Terra gives you easy access to the Energy Corridor, Downtown or the Galleria area. Residents feel like they’re enjoying resort-style living and the good life, every single day, with access to a Junior Olympic Pool & Water Playground, a state of the art fitness center, lighted tennis courts, a volleyball court, soccer fields, catch and release fishing ponds, walking trails around lakes and much more. Award-winning builders offer energy-efficient homes with Tuscan-style architecture.
Mega-development Bridgeland in Northwest Houston spans 11,400 acres, and certain home sections have water access, and costs range from $230,000 to more than $1 million.
Cypress Creek Lakes has three recreation centers, each with its own pool. Homes range from $200,000 to $400,000.
Cross Creek Ranch in Fulshear sits on over 3,000 acres. Homes go for several hundred thousand dollars up into millions.
Firethorne has homes starting in the $200,000s.
Pearland’s Sedona Lakes is selling homes from the $240,000s to more than $600,000.
Missouri City’s Sienna Plantation features 34 parks. Homes start in the $300,000s.
Sydney Harbor offers home prices stating in the $170,000s.
Towne Lake includes a 300-acre lake where residents have access to canoeing, recreational boating, skiing and other water sports. Prices range from the $200,000s to the $600,000s.
Telfair is a 2,018-acre master-planned community located in the diverse Sugar Land submarket of the Houston metropolitan area. Located at U.S. Highway 59 South and University Blvd., Telfair is home to approximately 2,800 single-family homes, ranging from low-maintenance patio homes to luxury estate homes.With an award-winning land plan inspired by the historic center city of Savannah, Ga., Telfair has over 300 acres of recreational amenities, including numerous parks and squares, miles of greenbelt trails and scenic meandering lakes. The community’s flagship amenity, Telfair Central, offers a water park, tennis courts, a boat launch and playgrounds. It also has a 5,000-square-foot community center designed to host the many resident groups and clubs that give Telfair a social, neighborly vibe.