Best Communities in Houston

City of Richmond Awarded Community of the Year by the Texas Chapter APA

The Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA) spotlighted Richmond at their annual Awards conference November 4th in San Antonio by presenting the City the Community of the Year Award. The City of Richmond was awarded this prestigious community award in recognition that the City had stayed true to a vision of growing strategically and following the planning process to control that growth.

Cane Island Takes Home GHBA Community of The Year PRISM Award

Less than a year after its grand opening, Katy’s Cane Island has been named Community of the Year by the Greater Houston Home Builders Association.

The prestigious PRISM Award for Community of the Year is considered one of the top honors presented annually by the GHBA as part of its recognition of the best of the best in local homebuilding. 


Texas leads the nation with the most top-selling master-planned communities and three of those are right here in Houston by the developer who introduced the local housing market to the concept of the master-planned community. NorthPointe in Tomball, Grand Mission Estates in west Houston and Kingwood were ranked at no. 18, 43 and 48 respectively in a report just released by John Burns Real Estate Consulting, a leading independent research and consulting company focused on the nation’s housing industry.