Why Buy A Lake Conroe Home Now?

The Lake Conroe area is one of the fastest growing regions in the nation! A recent U.S. Census Bureau report showed the area’s population grew by 4.01 percent for the year ending July 1, 2012, making it the 10th fastest growing municipality in the nation among cities (726) with a population of at least 50,000.

Likewise, home builders and Realtors are especially busy building and selling homes. There’s plenty of land, quality neighborhood developments, excellent schools, and jobs to boot. And since interest rates are still low, (remember the early ‘80’s 18 percent mortgage rates?) home sales are booming.

As a result home values are steadily rising.

Put all this together with a highly acclaimed place to live – Lake Conroe – and you have the decision made for you! Now is the time to buy a home around Lake Conroe.

A Little About Lake Conroe Homes and the Surrounding Area

Lake Conroe Water front home

Lake Conroe Water front home

Conroe and Lake Conroe was just selected as one of the top five most exciting places to live in Texas. WOW! Dallas folks were not too happy about the selection but you can’t argue with the data. So how do you measure “Exciting”?

The Houston Chronicle cited a study done by a well known national Real Estate blog, Motovo.com, listing the ten most exciting places in Texas. They judged the top 100 most populated cities by the following criteria:

  • Nightlife per capita (bars, clubs, comedy, etc.)
  • Live music venues per capita
  • Active life options per capita (parks, outdoor activities, etc.)
  • Fast Food restaurants per capita (the fewer the better)
  • Percentage of restaurants that are not fast food (the higher the better)
  • Percentage of young residents ages 18 to 34 (the higher the better)

Galveston placed number 1, followed by Austin and Houston. Then followed Conroe. Imagine the shock of Dallas folks getting beat by lowly Lake Conroe! Well, Lake Conroe is not so lowly any more.

Crawfish Festival Conroe

Crawfish Festival Conroe

Huge festivals, national fishing tournaments, sailboats, music concerts, championship golf courses, national tennis tournaments and more are regular features on the calendar of this Montgomery County town.

Yes, now is the time to buy a home in Lake Conroe. Even greater things are on the way.

Next time I’ll be writing about the amazing neighborhoods surrounding Lake Conroe: April Sound, Walden, Del Lago, Grand Harbor, Crown Oaks, Woodforest, and West Fork.

More About Buy Texas Now

For all your Montgomery County Real Estate Needs contact the Michelle Wheeler Team
Wayne Stroman, Broker
Lake-Conroe-Realtors.com TREC Lic. 0416282
Call the Property Desk at 936-588-7004
Sales Office: 14500 HWY 105 W, Conroe, Texas 77304
Mail to: PO Box 2991, Conroe, Texas 77305
Sales: 936-588-4444
Fax: 936-588-4884

Listing and Sales Agent

Michelle Wheeler
Lake Conroe Area Team Leader

Real Estate Listing and Sales

Wayne Stroman
Lake-Conroe-Realtors.com Broker

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