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HOUSTON, Texas- Home buyers are not only looking for single-family properties anymore. The demand for condos in Houston is just as big, according to a 2013 report of the Texas Association of Realtors.

Houston sold the most condos in the four major metro areas and experienced a high jump in sales with a 25% increase between January and September. Several projects for new condos are on the way, including a luxury mid-rise in the exclusive neighborhood of The Heights and a 26-story luxury high-rise with 44 residences in the uptown district, featuring more than a typical square-box design. Now, the floor plans include street-level retail and restaurants.

Living in Houston places you right where everything is happening. Work places, museums,

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SUGAR LAND, Texas- The gorgeous community of Sienna Plantation is expanding. It has been announced that the Johnson Development Company just purchased additional land in the Fort Bend County for a new exclusive neighborhood that will showcase the beautiful waterfront homes from Taylor Morrison.

This neighborhood in Sienna Plantation will be a great opportunity for families who are looking to relocate to one of Sugar Land’s most popular master-planned communities. Doug Goff, chief operating officer of the Johnson development company said in a press release that timing couldn’t been better, because the company just secured the property as the existing neighborhoods in Sienna Plantation were completed.

The new neighborhood in Sienna Plantation will

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THE WOODLANDS, Texas- The executive director for the United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce The Woodlands, Pete Garcia expressed he is convinced the economic growth shown in the community is creating a positive impact in potential Mexican relocators.

Families from Mexico are looking forward to relocate to The Woodlands because the ties between U.S. and Mexican businesses have expanded recently and are on the way of growing up as energy reforms in Mexico will bring more opportunities for international business. New relocators, mostly workers from Mexican companies expanding to the USA are moving to Texas to become a part of the huge economic growth the area is showing.

Garcia added that the house demand will also increase this 2014, so more homes

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HOUSTON, Texas- According to a real estate report, Houston dominated the nation in the number of top-selling-master-planned communities in the United States for 2013, with eight west Houston communities on the list.

The #1 master-planned community in Houston with the highest number of sold homes during the past year was Cinco Ranch in Katy, with about 845 homes sold. The second place was for the beautiful community of Riverstone, in Sugar Land with 791 homes sold, and finally followed by The Woodlands, which ranked on the third position with 649 homes sold. These communities feature beautiful homes designed by some of the greatest home builders in the Houston area, showcasing gorgeous floor plans for both single family homes and custom homes.

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THE WOODLANDS, Texas- The village of Creekside Park has become the most desired village in The Woodlands to live in, increasing the housing demand in the area as potential home buyers are struggling to find a home there. The village is known for its stunning landscapes, nature preserves and the fine amenities offered for its residents.

Recent news informed that The Woodlands Development Company has begun the construction of Creekside Village Green, the centerpiece for the Creekside Village Center. This splendid park will include a water feature, a 4-500 square foot restaurant and space for retail and offices in the north side and south side of the complex.

As informed by Paul Layne, the

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THE WOODLANDS, Texas- According to an annual report compiled by a recognized real estate firm, The Woodlands has been ranked among the ten best selling communities in the United States for the 19th time. The greatest master-planned community in Houston ranked #8 among the most desirable master planned communities to live in.

About 649 homes in The Woodlands were sold last year, that number represents only the 36% decrease from 2012, so The Woodlands keeps its position as an excellent community to relocate. The house demand is also growing up in the community, so there are plenty of projects under development to built new homes in The Woodlands.

Some other good communities to live in mentioned by the report were Cinco Ranch in Katy, Aliana and

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SUGAR LAND, Texas- If you need inspiration for your backyard or have plans for a trendy outdoor kitchen, then the 4th Sugar Land Home and Garden Show provides excellent options to choose from. Outdoor living spaces offer many options for entertaining family and friends, and upgrading your patio or deck might be a great invest for your home.

The upcoming event will host many professionals with expertise in landscaping, decking, spas and outdoor kitchens to show you how to increase your living space by conditioning outdoors. Professionals will showcase their work as well as presenting what's trending this year, as well as the best tips for professional landscping, custom patios, kitchen designs and outdoor furtniture. The invited experts will be

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HOUSTON, TX- SHG Development is offering office condos for lease in Houston. These are Park Ridge Office Condominiums and Grogan’s Ridge Office Condominiums. The former are located just 20 minutes away from downtown Houston, while the latter can be found at the premier master-planned community of The Woodlands, Texas.

Park Ridge Office Condos are located in Park Ten Place, a brand new office community located in a zone full of national and international corporations. This location offers single-story office condominiums comparable to Class A leased space.

Grogan’s Ridge Office Condos are located in the heart of The Woodlands and is yet another commercial office condominium project in the community by SHB Development. Grogan’s Ridge will offer the

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If you are looking to buy a home in a secure community just a short drive away from the city, Woodforest is a master-planned community in the South Montgomery County featuring a prime location with lovely wooded homesites and great amenities, like the 27-hole Woodforest Golf Course, which is one of the state’s top courses.

Residents of Woodforest have numerous amenities in the community, including lighted tennis courts, a resort-style pool, spray park, walking trails, playground and beautiful pocket parks. Grocery stores and restaurants are only three miles away, there is also a Starbucks, The Home Depot and more.

Homes in Woodforest are priced from the $200,000 to millions and feature gorgeous details and huge floor plans. If you are looking

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HOUSTON, TX- According to a 2013 study published by the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University, Houston was the top condo-selling city among the four main metro areas in Texas.

Additionally, during the period between January and September of the present year, Houston experienced a 25 percent increase in sales, the second-highest in the state. A total of 5,067 condos in Houston, Texas were sold during this time period. The median price for condos went up seven percent to $140,000 when compared to the same period in 2012.

Condos in Houston are in high demand. This is reflected in the number of active listings, which decreased by 31 percent to only 1,737 listings and days on the market dropped 27 percent from the previous year to an average of only

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