My children attended Spring Branch ISD schools. They both went to Memorial High School and my son was a senior the same time Andrew Luck was a senior. So even though I'm a Texans fan, I feel a connection to the Colts when they play. It's always great to see a hometown boy do well. Below is an article from The Wall Street Journal about Andrew Luck's Trash Talk on the field....
Sugar Land Breaks Ground on Live Entertainment Venue
Sugar Land Breaks Ground on Live Entertainment Venue
Sugar Land, TX - Construction of Sugar Land’s live entertainment venue began today with a formal groundbreaking southeast of U.S. Highway 59 and University Boulevard. Completion is expected in the fall of 2016.
Joining Sugar Land City Council at the event were ACE Theatrical Group, the...
Sugar Land, ACE Theatrical Group to Break Ground on ‘Venue of the Future’
Sugar Land City Council and key executive staff will join ACE Theatrical Group to break ground on a project expected to change the live entertainment landscape of the region. The project's completion is expected in the fall of 2016.
Construction of a 6,430-seat live entertainment venue will create a fac...
A community-wide ground breaking took place Tuesday at the site where Shadow Creek High School is being built at the corner of Broadway and Kirby, in Pearland, for Alvin ISD.
"Having them to go to a quality school, close to home...Very special," said Pearland Mayor Tom Reid.
This 72 acre facility with more than 500,000 square-feet was made possible by several bonds starting in 2009. It will ...
Sugar Land’s 12th Annual Christmas tree Lighting Event
Christmas Tree LightingThursday, December 4, 2014
Sugar Land Town Square
Come out and enjoy the lighting of the 40 foot Christmas tree with a special appearance by Santa Claus at the City of Sugar Land’s 12th annual Christmas tree Lighting event!
This year’s event attendees will be enchanted with a mixture of theatric...
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Katy has become one of the most popular areas of Houston to live. Only 30 miles west of Downtown, Katy is known for the Katy Brew Fest, Katy Mills Mall, Harvest Rice Festival, La Centerra Shopping Center, Katy Crawfish Festival, great schools, great neighborhoods, and most of all great people! What do you love most about Katy? We have been helping families find their dream home in Katy for ye...
Homes within highly rated school districts tend to have a higher
median sales price, sell for a greater percentage over the list price,
and sell faster, according to a new study by the real estate brokerage
Highly rated public schools were found to have homes with a median
sales price of $474,900 compared to $290,000 in an average-rated school
zone. Redfin researchers also found...
Home buyers are willing to pay a premium in order to live in a top-ranked school district, a new study finds. They're forking over an average of $50 more per square foot for homes near top-notch schools, according to Redfin. The brokerage used MLS databases to calculate the median sales price and price per square foot of homes within school zones during the period of May 1 to July 31.
Newton, Mass., has been crowned as this year’s best U.S. city to live
in, according to rankings from 24/7 Wall St. The publication narrowed
its list to 550 cities (all of which have more than 65,000 residents)
and ranked the cities based on seven major categories: crime, economy,
education, housing, environment, leisure, and infrastructure.
The labor market was one of the key measures use...
Pricey, upscale neighborhoods don’t necessarily mean the schools will be better than less expensive areas, according to new research by Forbes.com and GreatSchools, an education parenting web site.Schools in areas with median home price above $1.1 million were not found to perform better than those in neighborhoods where homes were priced in the $200,000 to $399,000 range. Forbes.com and Grea...
In the market for a new home but have no idea where to start? There are several decisions you should begin to make before you even start your home search. By asking yourself the right questions, you can quickly pinpoint what you want – and can afford – in your next home.1. What's your budget? See how your finances stand up to the 28/36 rule, which lenders use to see what you ca...
Everyone wants to live in a smart place. But the magic mix that draws
people in is composed of a lot of different dynamics coming together
all at once, according to the National Geographic Channel’s Smart Cities
“A city needs a heart and soul—typically the center, where people
congregate for work and leisure. Smart cities are well-connected locally
and internationally, have a s...
The next generation of home buyers say they will move to the suburbs if
it means they can find quality schools there, according to a newly
released survey by realtor.com®.In fact, millennials – the generation born between 1980 and 2000 –
are less likely than other generations to compromise on school districts
when in house-hunting mode, the survey revealed. Fifty-two percent of