Bonnie Collins

RE/MAX Elite Properties

14257 FM 2920 Ste 115
Tomball, TX 77377


Cell: 832-474-7132   
Phone: 713-955-2510 

Housing Trends

November 2018

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A luxury homebuilder is nearing completion of the first luxury homes in a new golf resort under construction north of Houston. Tipler Design and Build LLC, began construction in May on 147 resort homes in Bluejack National, a new residential community anchored by the first championship golf course designed by Tiger Woods set to open in the U.S. more...

If there’s something crawling in your home, who you gonna call? Many Houston homeowners call a bug-buster — and more frequently than their counterparts in other cities around the country. more...

Houston’s housing market seems to be “holding its own,” although there are some signs of a slowdown amid the oil slump, according to the Houston Association of Realtors. more...

A rapidly growing automotive chemical company has broken ground on the first phase of its new three-acre campus. Houston-based Petra Oil Co., which provides fuel additives and cleaning solutions to the automotive industry in 23 countries, has outgrown its current space at Highway 290 and Gessner and is underway on the first phase of its new campus. more...

The proposed Katy Boardwalk District, a convention center and mixed-use development adjacent to the Katy Mills mall, has taken a major step forward. The city of Katy announced Oct. 8 that the Katy Development Authority has entered into an agreement with Houston-based Sueba USA Corp. to develop a 22-acre portion of the district. more...

Hopdoddy Burger Bar, an Austin-based handcrafted burger and beer restaurant, and other retailers have been confirmed for the newly opened River Oaks District. more...

February marked the ninth consecutive month of positive home sales across the greater Houston area, and properties sold at a brisk enough pace to drive housing inventory to its lowest level since December 2008. The month also saw a decline in active property listings and rise in pending sales. more...

The Houston real estate market began 2015 much as it ended 2014 – with home sales and prices on the rise and housing inventory at historically low levels. The majority of January sales took place among homes priced between $250,000 and $500,000, with the pace of sales slowing significantly among homes priced above $500,000. more...

Four Houston-based companies made Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" 2015 list, and three of them are in the top 20. more...

A plan to extend Woodlands Parkway has drawn some controversy between residents and Montgomery County officials. The extension would stretch Woodlands Parkway to State Highway 249. Currently, Woodlands Parkway runs from Interstate 45 to FM 2978. more...

Former GHP CEO: Texas transportation infrastructure must keep pace with state's growth more...

Cypress Creek Parkway is a hub for businesses in the Spring area, and new restaurants, grocery retailers and other shops continue to build and develop places along the bustling corridor. more...

New businesses and a variety of other development continue to blossom in The Vintage area, located along Texas 249 and Louetta Road, as several retailers, restaurants and other shops open their doors to customers this season. more...

A 2012 Tomball ordinance that limited bandit signs, billboards and electronic signs within the city could soon be tested. Officials with Clear Channel Outdoor, one of the largest outdoor advertisers in the world, recently met with members of the city council to discuss adding a digital billboard near the intersection of FM 2920 and FM 2978. more...

The Klein Independent School District is using funding from the districté­s $646.9 million 2008 bond to begin several construction and improvement projects this spring, including a new elementary school located in Willow Lake Village. Construction on the project is expected to in April and it should be completed in August 2016, he said. more...

La Porte explores unusual spot for possible master-planned community. more...

Where 90 percent of Houston is moving. more...

Houston suburb ranked as the hottest area for move-ins nationwide. more...

Home builders close to saying it's a good housing market. more...

Everyone is buzzing about the new Whole Foods being built at the Vintage. I’m excited about being able to shop at Whole Foods in our area! I’ll keep you up to date about when it will be open for business. 

Houston ranked a top-25 city for Millennials more...

Multifamily market courts pampered Millennials more...

Houston’s a great place to live and work, as long as you’re not stuck in traffic, Kinder Institute finds more...

Future office construction inspires new downtown multifamily project more...

Memorial Hermann exec gives details on ‘complex’ medical center expansion more...

Houston to remain a landlord market, reports says more...

Galleria building takes on new construction in The Woodlands for best office project of 2013 more...

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This time of year is traditionally strong for real estate. This year could be even busier than usual due to low interest rates and low inventory. If you are thinking about selling your home, please call me to find out how your property fits into the current market scene. I would love to show you how you can benefit from this hot seller's market.  more...

New luxury hotel to be built downtown more...

Gallery Furniture to open its largest store yet, moves into new venture more...

New security company launches in Houston focused on energy market more...

Double Eagle Petroleum to get new name, move execs to Houston more...

Houstonians love their art. And the Bayou City Art Festival is going to give the city what it wants. more...

This time of year is traditionally strong for real estate. This year could be even busier than usual due to low interest rates and low inventory. If you are thinking about selling your home, please call me to find out how your property fits into the current market scene. I would love to show you how you can benefit from this hot seller's market. 

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