Referred by locals as "America's Hometown," The Woodlands is a 28,000-acre master-planned community nestled in the forests just 27 miles north of downtown Houston. Home to more than 100,000 residents, this community has something for everyone with more than 160 miles of hiking and bike trails, a 1.1 million-square foot shopping mall, an outdoor performing arts pavilion, office and research buildings, hospitals and a four-star resort. Residents can enjoy a luxurious day spa, fine dining and some of the finest golfing in the country at numerous championship courses in the area.
Industries that provide employment include educational, health and social services, professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services and manufacturing. Easy access to Houston amenities such as Bush Intercontinental Airport, and the downtown Theater District are a quick trip via the Hardy Toll Road.
Students in grades K-12 attend quality schools of the Conroe Independent School District. There are several colleges and universities – including Rice University – in close proximity for those who wish to attain a degree in higher education. Real estate options consist of single-family homes, luxury properties, condominiums and townhouses and estate lots for sale.
The Woodlands Real Estate Market: Price Range of The Woodlands Homes for Sale
The Woodlands consists of nine residential villages connected by a network of greenbelts that are more than 80 miles long. Each residential village is distinct with a variety of housing styles and price ranges. From lakeside homes with gorgeous waterfront views, coveted golf course homes, real estate in gated communities and homes with the urban setting of the Town Center, buyers will have plenty of options to choose from. In addition to detached single- and multi-family homes, condominiums, and townhouses, The Woodlands offers additional home styles such as brownstones, modern lofts, and even six-bedroom estate properties. With so many options, it's no wonder why The Woodlands is such an exceptional place to call home! Prospective buyers can expect real estate prices for properties in The Woodlands to range anywhere from $130,000 for a 3-bedroom/3-bathroom single-family home to upwards of $20 million for a custom built estate.
The Woodlands Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of August 15th, 2016: homes priced around $285,500 compared to $585,628 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -105%. For Friday, September 30th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.34%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.63%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.33%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.84%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in The Woodlands TX. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in The Woodlands to help you find the best home!