Cross Creek Ranch Adds Texana Center as Scarecrow Festival Beneficiary

While the creatively crafted scarecrows may only last a few days, the effects of the 2016 Fulshear Scarecrow Festival — returning Saturday, Oct. 15 — could better the lives of people with autism or intellectual disabilities for years.

The popular festival will support Arts Fulshear for a fifth year and a new beneficiary, the Texana Center, a 501c(3) organization whose mission is to change lives every day through treatment for autism, programs for adults with intellectual disabilities and those with behavioral healthcare issues.


Newmark Homes has opened a new model home in the Pebble Creek neighborhood of popular Riverstone, rated as Texas’ best-selling community.

Approximately 30 homes have sold in the neighborhood since sales started there earlier this year, nearly half of the 71 homes that will be built in the neighborhood.

Cross Creek Ranch Plans Booming July 2

Old Glory and the birth of America will be commemorated with fun and fireworks at the Cross Creek Ranch Stars and Stripes Celebration Saturday, July 2.

The free, annual event takes place from 6-9:30 p.m. on the big hill at 6450 Cross Creek Bend Lane with a variety of festive activities including a dunking booth, a pie-eating contest, face painting, a bounce house and more. Houston favorites The Grateful Geezers will rock the party with renditions of blues, R & B, rock and jazz tunes. The celebration is open to the public.

Conroe’s Grand Central Park Adds Jaeger Homes to New Homebuilder Line Up

Another leading Houston homebuilder is coming to Conroe’s Grand Central Park.

Jaeger Homes will add single and two-story, luxury courtyard-style homes, priced from the low $400s to the low $500s, with custom touches aimed at active lifestyle buyers, according to Shannon League, director of marketing for Grand Central Park.

“Our goal has been to assemble a collection of trusted homebuilders to create a distinctive forest living experience with a decidedly urban feel,” says League.   “The addition of Jaeger Homes is certainly a big step in that direction.”

Woodson's Wheels inspires residents to enjoy the outdoors at Woodson's Reserve

Woodson’s Reserve, a 692-acre master-planned community located in Spring, TX, is encouraging residents to enjoy the outdoors and live active, healthy lifestyles through their Woodson’s Wheels program. The program gives each family who moves into the community one personalized Woodson’s Reserve cruiser bicycle from Bike Barn, a local well-known bike shop, upon closing their home.

Harvest Green’s First Resident Can’t Wait to Garden with the Grandkids

When Margie McKay first learned of Harvest Green and its plans to become Houston’s first community focused on gardening and fresh produce, she knew it was where she wanted to live.

“I was in the market for something different,” says McKay.  “The idea of growing my own vegetables and living in a community with gardening and farming right outside my back door really appealed to me.”

McKay didn’t waste any time.  She signed a contract for a new home by Plantation Homes and just recently, became Harvest Green’s first resident.