Chesmar Homes Begins Sales of 1st Townhomes in Woodforest

(Montgomery, Texas – Oct. 13, 2014) Chesmar Homes is starting sales of the first townhome designs in Woodforest today, with the opening of its new model home.

The model, 256 Cheswood Forest Drive, showcases one of three townhome floor plans available in the South Montgomery County community. The two-story designs feature three bedrooms, flex space and two-car garages.

Public Can Tour ‘7 Wonders of Woodforest’ Oct. 18 & 19

(Montgomery, Texas – Oct. 6, 2014) Woodforest is inviting the public to embark on a wondrous journey 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 18 and 19 to see the “Seven Wonders of Woodforest.”

The community tour starts at the Woodforest Homefinder Lodge, 101 Elk Trace Parkway, and continues to six other highlights of the development, including the resident-only Forest Island recreation complex; the new Stewart Elementary; the 55-plus neighborhood of Bonterra at Woodforest; and the gated custom enclave, Eagle Pointe.

Woodforest Sees Surge in Custom Home Construction

(Montgomery, Texas – Sept. 19, 2014)  Drawn by larger homesites, smaller schools and an influx of companies such as Exxon Mobil, custom builders have invested heavily in Woodforest, completing three inventory homes with three more underway.

The list of available custom homes is one of the largest to be found currently in a Houston master-planned community. The cumulative price tag? More than $9 million.

Woodforest Plans 3-Day Community Garage Sale Sept. 26-28


(Montgomery, Texas – Sept. 12, 2014)  Woodforest soon will be a treasure hunter’s paradise as the community is expanding its semi-annual community garage sale to three days, Sept. 26-28.

Dozens of residents are expected to participate in the community-wide event, open 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. Sales will be held at individual homes and at the Woodforest Homefinder Lodge, 101 Elk Trace Parkway. Maps of participating homes also will be available at the Homefinder Lodge.

Woodforest Earns No. 5 Houston Ranking, Advances to No. 14 Nationally

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(Montgomery, Texas – Sept. 9, 2014)  Woodforest has been ranked the No. 5 top-producing development in Houston and No. 14 in the nation in a recently released report by Metrostudy.

The list ranks communities by the number of homes builders started during the past 12 months. According to the report, builders started 476 homes in Woodforest during that time frame, an increase of 34.5 percent. The development was listed at No. 20 in Metrostudy’s 2013 tally.

Darling Homes Offers Two Distinct Patio Home Collections in Woodforest

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Montgomery, Texas – Houston homebuyers looking to downsize from their current home without sacrificing their living space or freedom can find the home that fits their needs in Darling Homes’ two patio collections in Woodforest.

                Each patio collection in Woodforest is designed to offer a luxurious home with ample space for entertaining without sacrificing storage space or living areas, should friends or family pay a visit.

Taylor Morrison Names Lifestyle Director for Bonterra at Woodforest

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Taylor Morrison has named Amanda Daugherty as the lifestyle director for its first 55+ community in Houston, Bonterra at Woodforest. Bonterra debuted in early August with a successful grand opening that saw almost 2,000 people visit the nine-home model collection in just two days.

                Daugherty brings a wealth of experience to Bonterra. Most recently, she served as the director of recreation services for a mixed-age community. Prior to that, Daugherty worked as a lifestyle director for an active adult community and as a fitness and spa manager for a five-star hotel.