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.

Where 90 percent of Houston is moving

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Houston Business Journal - The Houston area grew by 137,458 people, or 2.23 percent, between 2012 and 2013, according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau and mapped by Esri. However, the growth has definitely been less than equal throughout the Houston area.

The data not only tracked the increase or decrease of each county, but also whether or not the change was due to natural causes, such as births and deaths, or new people moving to the county.

New community, golf club heads to northwest Houston by Houston Business Journal

Blaketree National Golf Club

Houston Business Journal - Beacon Land Development is developing a private golf club and community in Montgomery County, the Dallas-based company said April 3.

Bluejack National will be built on 755 acres at the former home of Blaketree National Golf Club, which was at 4430 S. FM 1486 in Montgomery northwest of Houston.

Woodforest Announces Gift Card Promotion

(Montgomery, Texas – Nov. 1, 2013) With Woodforest experiencing another year of record-breaking home sales, the development is ending 2013 with a holiday-inspired incentive for new-home buyers, a $500 VISA gift card.

The promotion is good for home sales from Nov. 1 through Dec. 31 as long as the home closes by July 31, 2014.

“While start-up construction is always an option, buyers wanting to move sooner currently have plenty of choices, with more than 40 homes either ready now or under construction in Woodforest,” said Virgil Yoakum, the development’s general manager.

Ryland Homes Introduces a New Home Series – The Woodlands Concerto Courtyard

Ryland offers new homes in The Woodlands, Texas area

HOUSTON, October 30, 2013 — Ryland Homes Houston (NYSE:RYL), one of the nation’s premier new home builders, is proud to introduce The Woodlands Concerto Courtyard, a new series of single-family homes offered in The Woodlands starting in the $390’s.

Woodlands Christian Interact Serving Our Seniors

Woodlands Christian Interact Club members participated in a community event, “Serving Our Seniors” sponsored by Interfaith Ministries.  The students helped a senior with a yard project.  Interact Faculty Sponsor, Amy Rowe stated, “I witnessed a selfless attitude today that was inspiring and reaffirmed my faith that God is working in and through the students at our school.”  In photo from left to right,  Haley Mittelstaedt, Summer Wheeler, Hope Bradshaw, Fern Crecelius, Morgan Young, Hannah Gray, Christian Mardaga, and Breanna Guthrie (not pictured)