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Realty United along with our Houston team of Realtors has the resources and information you need when searching for real estate in the greater Houston Area. Whether using our Advanced MLS Search tools or searching home for sale using the interactive Map Search, you will have the most current up to date data on condominiums, high rises, townhomes, lease property and homes for sale available.
Like most things in Texas, Houston is big. The biggest city in Texas and fourth largest in the country coming in at 634 square miles it could encompass the cities of Boston, New York, Miami, Minneapolis, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington combined. With beautiful weather, low home prices, a great job market based in energy and transportation, manufacturing, aeronautics, and health care industries and a low cost of living there is no wonder why so many Texans call the city of Houston home.
There is no shortage of thing to do here in Houston. The city has a night life that will have you losing sleep. Food…Try some Tex-Mex and barbecue or dine in any of the world-class restaurants or tour the many museums, galleries and exhibits through out the city. There are 18 museums within the Houston museum district such as the Children's Museum, The Health Museum, Holocaust Museum, The Museum of Fine Arts, and Byzantine Fresco Chapel Museum just to name a few.
Did someone say theater? Yes Houston also has a theater district; it is a seventeen block area in the heart of downtown. We have the Houston Grand Opera, the Houston Symphony Orchestra, the Houston Ballet, and The Alley Theatre again just to name a few. The city host several festivals through out the year, art car parade, bayou city arts festival, and international festival are among the long list.
Sports are big in H-Town. Houston has teams in nearly every major professional sport, including the Houston Astros (MLB), Houston Texans (NFL), Houston Rockets (NBA), Houston Dynamo (MLS), Houston Aeros (AHL), and Houston Takers (ABA). Minute Maid Park and Toyota Center are located in downtown Houston. If sports are not your thing, how about taking a walk in the park, Houston has 50,632 acres of total park space now that Green. Memorial Park, Hermann Park, George Bush Park, San Houston Park and Discovery Park are among the city top choices to spend a afternoon playing soccer, riding a bike or working on your suntan.
We have world-class medicine and health care: the Texas Medical Center boasts an impressive 49 Member institutions including 13 hospitals employing over 93,500 people.
Education is also big here. The greater Houston area has 14 major institutions of higher learning. The Houston market areas independent school districts (ISD’s)is vast . With the 10 Counties and 135 plus cities like Baytown, Conroe, Cypress, Deerpark, Friendswood, Galveston, Katy, Kingwood, Missouri City, Pasadena, Pearland, Richmond, Sugar Land, The Woodlands and Tomball. You may search Homes for sale by Independent School Districts (I.S.D.) Elementary School, Middle School or High School using our Advance MLS Search Tool.
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HOUSTON PROPERTY SALES RISE FOR A TENTH STRAIGHT MONTH
HOUSTON — (April 17, 2012) — The Houston real estate market enjoyed a tenth consecutive month of rising sales in March, with homes continuing to sell quickly enough to keep housing inventory at its lowest level since December 2008. Average and median prices achieved the highest levels for a March in Houston, with the average price coming just a few dollars shy of the all-time high set in June 2008.
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April 17th, 2012 at 1:11pm
Knowing the benefits of cash out refinancing in Texas
If you own a home in Texas, it’s more than just a home; it’s an investment. Homes always appreciate in value with time and this is why the homeowners are able to take out loans against their equity to use it to repay their debt obligations. Cash out refinancing is yet another option that is soon becoming popular in Texas. When you opt for cash-out refinancing in Texas,
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April 10th, 2012 at 12:50pm
Why Investors Like Texas
Each year I make presentations to high-net-worth investors and private equity fund managers. Frequently, these people live in New York or Laguna Beach but invest a sizable portion of their funds in Texas real estate. They understand “the Texas investment paradigm.”Why is it that Texas is such an attractive investment for these large investors? My colleague Dr. Ali Anari and I have come up with nine reasons: Read Full Post »
September 22nd, 2011 at 5:44pm