As a key location for those thriving industries, its real estate market had record volume in 2019, according to the Houston Association of Realtors. Even in January, which is traditionally a slower month for sales, association chairman John Nugent said that the local market “continues to benefit from low mortgage interest rates and a generally robust economy with healthy employment numbers.”
Here’s a look at some of the homes on the market in the Houston area for shoppers with a $900,000 budget:
Lakeshore — $889,000
This 5,634-square-foot waterfront home overlooks Lake Houston.
It includes six bedrooms, five bathrooms and one half-bath, according to the listing with Dana Olejniczak of Martha Turner Sotheby’s International Realty.
The luxurious brick home features lake views from its floor-to-ceiling windows. The kitchen has double ovens and a six-burner gas stove. There’s an office with built-in storage, a theater with stadium seating and a wine grotto with a wrought iron door, according to the listing. The master suite includes a “spectacular” walk-in closet, dual vanities, a large tub and a spa-grade shower.
The property’s outdoor amenities include a boathouse with an outdoor shower, a pool, spa, gas fire pit and an outdoor kitchen.
Harbor Gates — $850,000
This 4,408-square-foot home sits on the water in a gated 55+ community, Harbor Gates at Heritage in Towne Lake.
The 2015-built home includes four bedrooms, four bathrooms and one half-bath, according to the listing with Melanie Miller of Redfin.
There are vaulted, beamed ceilings, oversized windows and an open-concept floorplan that’s great for entertaining, according to the listing. The first-floor master suite has room for a sitting area, dual vanities, a walk-in shower and a large separate tub.
Every bedroom has an ensuite bathroom. Upstairs, a game room includes access to the rear balcony. There’s a pool, covered patio, fireplace and an outdoor kitchen in the back.
Rice Military — $825,000
This 3,786-square-foot contemporary home is located in Houston’s hip Rice Military neighborhood, a walkable area that’s home to art galleries, a theater and a museum and a short distance from Memorial Park.
The home includes four bedrooms, three bathrooms and one half-bath on a subdivided lot, according to the listing with Irma Jalifi of Redfin.
The home features a chef’s kitchen with a breakfast bar, high ceilings and sees lots of natural light, according to the listing. A second-floor living room opens to a balcony through French doors.
The master suite is on the third floor. It includes a wet coffee bar, walk-in shower, double sinks, large separate tub and a “huge” walk-in closet.