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Find your Best Mortgage in Houston: Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, 30 years, 15 years.

Pros

-Diverse economy
-Entertainment
-Cost of living

Cons

-Growth and sprawl
-Hot, humid summers
-Unattractive setting


What Bert Has To Say About Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land Metro Area


The rapidly growing Houston area continues to rank the fourth largest metro area in the United States behind New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago. Not only is the population huge, but the area includes 10 counties covering some 900 square miles and spreads some 50 miles in each direction.

Highlights


Large city complex - Southeast Texas, 50 miles inland from the Gulf Coast See Local Real Estate
Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Schools: See Local Schools
City: Houston
Zip Codes: 77084, 77449, ... 101 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 108 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Houston


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Houston is 4.90 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Houston jobs have Increased by 0.79 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Houston's cost of living is 2.30% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Houston's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Houston's population is 2,296,220 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 40.83 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Houston is $219,922. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 40.24%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Houston public schools spend $10,310 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.7 students per teacher in Houston. Learn more...

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Houston Housing Market


It's a good time to buy in Houston. Home Appreciation is up 9.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Houston Real Estate.
The median home price in Houston is $219,922. Browse Homes in this Range.
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  5/11/2018
Decided Houston is not for me

We moved to Houston a week after Harvey and saw stores and houses with all the residents ruined belongings in piles at curbside. Everyone was in shock and people. We... (Read More)

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  3/28/2018
LEAVING HOUSTON TODAY YAAAAY

I've only been down here for a year and 8 months and I am excited today that I am leaving this hell hole I cannot wait once again I have given a lot of reviews but... (Read More)

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  3/25/2018
Climate Sucks—No Stars for Houston, Texas

Don’t be fooled by the paid PR pros who refer to Houston’s climate as “mild.” That’s not true—86 degrees with 92% humidity is brutally hot. And just wait when June,... (Read More)

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