Should I Buy a New Construction Home in the Houston TX Area? (Katy, Cypress, Montgomery, Fulshear, Conroe & More!)

Hi friends. Today I'd like to talk about buying a new construction home in the Houston TX area. I am answering this question via video, but you can find my notes below.

Katy TX

  • Something to take into account is if you can afford the taxes.
  • Best options: Camillo Lakes (new schools. high school is a B.), Cane Island (great schools), Elyson (new schools. high school is a A.), Falls at Green Meadows (great schools), Firethorne (great schools), Jasmin Heights, Katy Lakes, Katy Manor, Lilac Bend, Tamarron, Ventana Lakes, and so many more.
  • There are over 250 new construction options on the market in Katy right now.
  • $230k - $949k price range
  • $469,679 average
  • $450k median

Cypress TX

  • Bridge creek, Bridgeland, Copper Bend, Hidden Harbor, Miramesa, Telge Ranch, Towne Lake
  • $245k - $2M
  • Average $542k
  • Median $479k
  • Questions to answer:
    • Can you afford the property tax rates?
    • Does it make sense for your commute?
    • Are you okay with smaller lots?

Montgomery TX

  • Lots of options: bentwater, woodforest, fairwater, grand harbor, lake conroe forest, lake conroe village, northgrove, terra vista at waterstone, walden
  • Affordable tax rates.
  • Does it work for your commute?
  • Montgomery is farther than most other suburbs from the city.
  • Good air quality.
  • 125 options
  • $159k - $2.2M
  • $491k average
  • $439k median

Kingwood TX

  • There's limited options. 
  • Kings Mill is the only village left.
  • $340k - $430k
  • 3.52% taxes
  • Can you afford the taxes?

Fulshear TX

  • Lots of great options.
  • Lots of growth.
  • 158 options
    • Cross Creek Ranch 3.30
    • Fulbrook on Fulshear Creek 3.11
    • Jordan Ranch 3.28
    • Polo Ranch
    • Reserve at Weston Lakes
    • vanbrooke
  • $272k - $2.2M
  • $558 average
  • $539 median

Richmond TX

  • So many options.
  • Very affordable.
  • Neighborhoods:
    • Aliana
    • Candela
    • Deer Run Meadows
    • Grand Mission Estates
    • Grand Trails
    • Grand Vista
    • Harvest Green
    • Highland Meadows
    • Lakes of Bella Terra West
    • Mandola Frms
    • Mccray Meadows
    • Stonecreek Estates
    • Talvera
    • Veranda
  • $255k - $2M
  • $434k average
  • $392k median

Conroe TX

  • $371k median.
  • $197k starting
  • So many options. The most out of any area.
  • Neighborhoods:
    • Artavia 3.3
    • Barton Creek Ranch 2.85
    • Barton Woods 2.85
    • Boulevard Green at Vision Park 1.99
    • Caney Mills 3.10
    • Deer Trail Estates 2.01
    • Fosters Ridge 3.3
    • Grand Central Park 3.16
    • Granger Pines 3.29
    • Harper's Preserve 2.76
    • Hidden Creek Preserve 2.84
    • Lakewood Trails 1.94
    • Mackenzie Creek 2.87
    • Madison Bend 3.02
    • Meadows at Imperial Oaks (just dropped)
    • Montgomery Creek Ranch 2.93
    • Old Kentucky Farms 1.91
    • Stillwater 3.22
    • The Lakes at Crockett Martin 1.98
    • The Woodlands Hills 3.35
    • Venetian Pines 3.10
    • Water Crest on Lake Conroe 3.22
    • Waukegan Way 2.0
    • Wedgewood Forest 2.98

Sugar Land TX

  • Not many options left.
  • Tax rates are low. 2.58%
  • Avalon at Riverstone.
  • $1.3M average
  • $717k median

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Now if you are feeling overwhelmed on where you should plant your roots, I would love to talk to you. You can schedule a call with me by click this link: or just send us an email: [email protected]. There are some amazing communities all over the Houston suburbs. In this post,, I deep dive into all the different suburbs/neighborhoods that you might want to consider, and why. There are many resources here, so please reach out if you are curious what to look at next! Thank you for trusting us.

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