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The "A+" included in the Katy Independent School District's logo is well deserved according to a new ranking of Houston-area public high schools. As part of the launch for its newest K-12 site, the research site Niche ranked the top public and private schools in the Houston area. Seven Lakes and Cinco Ranch made the public school list which also included magnet prog...
Read Post [Posted on 01/27/2015 By Ronald Tata]
Explore the Wilson Wonderground, one of Houston’s super-charged Spark parks, located at Woodrow Wilson Montessori School in Montrose. The Wilson Wonderground is the playground to visit this weekend. This wonderground has a play structure, but you hardly even notice the slides and ladders and poles because the rest of the park is amazing. There is a castle, a pergola, picnic tables, ...
Read Post [Posted on 01/26/2015 By Ronald Tata]
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 Redfin. 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 that ho...
Read Post [Posted on 01/20/2015 By John Askins]
Even though many of us are worried about oil prices being low, and the economic impact that may have on the local economy, I came across this article that you might be interested in: http://impactnews.com/houston-metro/the-woodlands/the-woodlands-economy-to-remain-strong-in-2015/ ...
Read Post [Posted on 01/16/2015 By Mary Latona]
One of the most important factors in where buyers will purchase a home is the quality of the school district for that area.  Buyers, with or without children, will evaluate the teachers, the diversity, the performance, and the services a school district offers.  The quality of education offered has an impact on the current and future property values of an area.  Check out how Housto...
Read Post [Posted on 01/14/2015 By Tricia Frazier]
2015 Rebekah Snipp Scholarship   Scholarship eligibility requirements and recipient information:   Male or female high school seniors attending Magnolia, Magnolia West, The Woodlands, College Park, Atascocita, Humble or Summer Creek High Schools with a grade point average (G.P.A.) of 3.75, or better, on a 4.0 scale, acceptance to an accredited two year Junior college or four ...
Read Post [Posted on 01/09/2015 By Rebekah Snipp]
While college-educated workers usually pull down higher incomes than those who do not obtain a post-secondary degree, a report indicates that many new college graduates will be unable to obtain a mortgage because their student loans will push their debt-to-income ratio too high. Student loan debt soared to over $1 trillion last year. The report from Young Invincibles, "Denied? The Impact of Stu...
Read Post [Posted on 01/08/2015 By John Askins]
Homebuyers! Keep in mind that school districts are very important, even if you don't have children. Say in the next 5 years you decide to sell your home and the market shifts; a highly rated school can increase the resale value and homebuyers are more likely to spend more money to live in an area with public schools that have higher scores.  For more information on school districts in ...
Read Post [Posted on 01/07/2015 By Desiree Gallow]
Welcome to Walden on Lake Houston located in Humble, Texas.  Walden on Lake Houston is a golf course community with a country club.  Ammenities include golf course, driving range, tennis courts, swimming pool, weight room and much more.  Homes in Walden range from the mid $100,000's to over $600,000.  If you are looking for a lakefront property, Walden may be the perfect pl...
Read Post [Posted on 12/30/2014 By Kimberly Berger]
Sugar Land Finalizes Plans for New Year’s Eve Party Sugar Land, TX - Say goodbye to 2014 and hello to 2015 at the City of Sugar Land’s New Year’s Eve on the Square celebration on Wednesday, Dec. 31, at Sugar Land Town Square. To ensure that visitors of all ages have a chance to celebrate, the evening will be divided into two segments. The children’s celebration beginn...
Read Post [Posted on 12/23/2014 By Stanley Poscovsky]
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....
Read Post [Posted on 12/16/2014 By Jean Risha]
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...
Read Post [Posted on 12/09/2014 By Stanley Poscovsky]
Sugar Land, ACE Theatrical Group to Break Ground on ‘Venue of the Future’ Who: 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. What: Construction of a 6,430-seat live entertainment venue will create a fac...
Read Post [Posted on 11/26/2014 By Stanley Poscovsky]
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 ...
Read Post [Posted on 11/19/2014 By Askia Bell]
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