Hello Friends. Estela found this article written by Erin Carlyle in Forbes Magazine (Jan 2015). We deemed it to be newsworthy.
Did you know our city of Houston is one of the fastest growing cities in the United States? Owning property in this great city is a wonderful asset.
The article said,
‘Thanks in large part to the boom in horizontal drilling and fracking, which has helped the Houston Metro area add a whopping 667,800 new jobs since 2005, the energy city is an economic powerhouse: it’s 4.5% year-over-year job growth rate is the nation’s fastest.”
Furthermore Forbes adds “since 2009 the area has welcomed some 1,500 corporate relocations or expansions...”  Read the whole Forbes article here
Exxon’s move to the Woodlands created a huge buzz in our office. 
The amazing fact is that despite this incredible fast growth and strong economy, you still get a lot of house for your money.  Couple this with a relatively low cost of living, we couldn’t have chosen a better place to practice real estate if we wrote the script ourselves.  When I look at homes in other large cities, and compare them to homes Northwest Houston, Houston provides the best value by far.
Rapid residential and commercial developments in Cypress, Spring, Tomball and other beautiful areas In the Northwest have boosted the economy even further.
Northwest Houston is a wonderful and culturally diverse area.  The best place in our humble estimation to own your piece of the American dream!!