HOUSTON, TX – MARCH 25, 2015 – Village Builders® announces the opening of their newest luxury model homes in Woodforest, one of northwest Houston’s premier communities. Village Builders® is hosting a grand opening event through March 31st inviting guests to tour any new Village Builders® model home in Woodforest for the opportunity to enter to win a $500 gift card to Pottery Barn®.

Woodforest Hires New Lifestyle Director

Tori Whelan

(Montgomery, Texas – Feb. 6, 2015)  Woodforest has hired Tori Whelan as the master-planned community’s new lifestyle director.

A native of Michigan, Whelan most recently served as a conference center events director for a facility in her home state. She has planned an array of public events, including hosting parties for NASCAR sponsors and organizing galas for Central Michigan University.

The Woodlands United Methodist Church Purchases Property in Woodforest

(Montgomery, Texas – Jan. 13, 2015)  The Woodlands United Methodist Church has purchased a 12.8-acre tract of land from The Johnson Development Corp. for a church in Woodforest, the community’s first.

The church site is located at the southwest corner of Woodforest Parkway Northwest and Fish Creek Thoroughfare near Stewart Elementary, which opened last year as the development’s first on-site school.

Bonterra at Woodforest Announces Plans for Signature Amenity

HOUSTON – Bonterra, the first 55+ community in Houston by Taylor Morrison, a leading builder and developer in North America, has unveiled the plans for its signature clubhouse amenity.

Designed for residents of Bonterra, a community that celebrates the excitement and vitality of great living for those 55 and better, the clubhouse will offer a place to meet, mingle, stay fit or simply sit back and relax. The facility is expected to break ground in spring 2015.

Woodforest Announces 1st Retail Development

(Montgomery, Texas – Dec. 30, 2014) The Johnson Development Corp. has sold a tract of land to LASCO Development Corp. for a CVS Pharmacy that will be the South Montgomery County community’s first commercial development.

LASCO Development Corp. has purchased 2.29 acres at the southeast corner of Fish Creek Thoroughfare and Woodforest Parkway North for a freestanding CVS Pharmacy. Construction of the 14,600-square-foot pharmacy is expected to begin in the spring with an opening planned for the fall of 2015.

Mary Ross Takes Custom Approach in Woodforest

(Montgomery, Texas – Dec. 9, 2014)  Custom builder Mary Ross has built a successful business by doing things her own way.

Now, again, she’s marching along an individual path, this time in Woodforest, where she has purchased five homesites, has a multi-million home complete and a second home underway that should be finished next spring.

Woodforest Invites Public To Spirit & Sparkle Holiday Lights Tour

(Montgomery, Texas – Dec. 4, 2014)  Woodforest will shine bright Dec. 13 during the Spirit & Sparkle holiday lights tour.

The festivities kick off 6-7 p.m. with caroling by Restoration Church, hot cocoa and sweet treats at the Woodforest Homefinder Lodge, 101 Elk Trace Parkway. Maps of participating homes will be available, as will ballots allowing visitors to select the best decorated home and neighborhood.