Houston Area Starter Homes $200K And Less: The Top 5

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There are starter homes in the Houston area you can find for $200K or less that are cooler than you might think

By Bryan Kirk, Patch Staff  

HOUSTON, TX — There's no shortage of quality homes in the Houston area, but if you're downsizing or just starting out, then many are well over $200,000 may be larger than you need.

If you're looking for your first home, or ready to downsize there are a lot of great homes and they are probably in your part of town

Here are the top move-in ready homes for the empty nester.

Here it is. A lovely bungalow in the heart of First Colony - coveted Chimneystone neighborhood. This lone is located at 2731 Kettle Run, Sugar Land, Texas. Spacious living room has vaulted ceiling and brick fireplace. Kitchen with pass through breakfast bar to living. Master bedroom features vaulted ceiling, lots of closet space and updated en suite master bath with porcelain tile walk in shower.

Just the right size for the couple who's starting out. This charming 1 story home with 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, has spacious kitchen and more. You can find this one at 3722 Sunshine Ln, Pasadena, Texas. You can relax in your master bedroom with doors leading to the backyard patio. Located in fantastic neighborhood and zoned to PISD.

This one is a real classic. Charming, beautifully landscaped, one story in the well established neighborhood of Heatherwood Village. You can find this one near Tomball at 14806 Forest Lodge Dr, Houston, Texas. Simply the coolest house with a cool price.

Located in the golf course community of Panorama Village, this exceptional home offers a spacious, open concept floor plan as well as 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Find this one at 106 Hallmark Dr, Conroe, Texas. Plantation shutters throughout and a master bedroom that opens to the atrium. It's a must see.

The last house in the top five is not too big, and it's not too small. It's just right for the new family, empty nester, or anyone who is looking to downsize. Find this one at 10915 Idlewood Ct, La Porte, Texas. The split bedroom floor plan provides privacy for the spacious Master Suite with high ceilings and a cedar walk in closet, and a to die for kitchen.

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