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Retreat to This Relaxing Master Suite

Need a place to relax and rejuvenate at the end of a long day? A personal retreat where privacy and a good book await? Then you will want to see 2414 Temple Crag Drive by Meritage Homes. This striking three-bedroom home boasts a lot of options and upgrades, but none are as sweet as the master suite that has been enhanced with beautiful bay windows. The maste ...

Tour the New D. R. Horton Model Home

D. R. Horton celebrated the opening of a new model home this month and its already turning heads. The new model at 13206 Anchor Bay Drive is the builder’s Madison floor plan. The two-story design welcomes visitors with a stately brick-and-stone elevation and gorgeous arched windows. Inside the home is the perfect balance of form and function with a gourmet kitch ...

Dive Into Spring Break Beach Fun March 7

Looking for some beach-themed fun in the sun in Houston? Well, it’s pretty much always sunny but it’s not always beachy — except here in Balmoral where you and the family are invited to dive into our Sun’s Out, Fun’s Out Beach Party from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 7. This don’t-miss party will take place on the shores of our ...

Land Tejas Acquires 1,000+ Acres in Katy

Land Tejas has acquired more than 1,000 acres in Katy, adding to the more than 17,000 acres the longtime Houston-based firm has developed in the greater Houston area. The approximate 1,039-acre parcel is along Clay and Pitts roads in Harris and Waller Counties and will be developed into a master-planned community of approximately 3,000 homes. “Just a few miles nor ...

Land Tejas Communities Rank Among Nation’s Top 50

Two Land Tejas communities are among the nation’s best-selling, according to esteemed real estate consulting firm Robert Charles Lesser & Co (RCLCO). The highly anticipated top 50 list ranks master-planned communities by the number of homes sold in 2019. Balmoral in Humble and Harmony in Spring made the cut. Balmoral, home of Texas’ first Crystal Lagoons ...

Balmoral Jumps 16 Spots on Nation’s Best-Selling List

Balmoral again ranked among the top 50 top-selling master-planned communities in the nation, fueled by a 40 percent increase in home sales. Our community nabbed the No. 26 spot on the esteemed real estate consulting firm Robert Charles Lesser & Co (RCLCO) list that ranks communities by total sales for the previous year. Last year we ranked at No. 42 — a 16-s ...

Invite the Neighbors for Dinner

Resolved to do more entertaining in 2020? Well, you’re going to need a great home. Might we suggest 8838 Archer Rock Drive by Meritage Homes? This three-bedroom home offers everything you need for a fantastic night in with friends. The kitchen is a dream featuring a beautiful island with counter seating so the chef can converse with guests. Bright white cabinets ...

Featured Builder: Highland Homes

When it comes to building your new home in Balmoral, you need a partner — a builder you can trust to do the right thing every time. You need Highland Homes. Doing the right thing is our featured builder’s philosophy. A philosophy that has earned Highland a People’s Choice Builder of the Year award eight years in a row. How is that possible? It starts ...

Featured Builder: Grand Dominion Homes

Honesty. Integrity. Trust. Isn’t that what you want from the builder of your new home in Lago Mar? Grand Dominion Homes gives you that plus innovative design and superior customer service for a building experience and a home unlike any other. The team behind our featured builder has a combined 60-year career in real estate, helping more than 25,000 families fulf ...

In Praise of 6th Grade-Only Middle Schools

When it comes to choosing a community, excellent schools are at the top of every parent’s wish list. Young Vanbrooke scholars attend new schools in the Lamar Consolidated ISD, a district known for innovative programs including sixth grade-only campuses.  Experts generally agree that the sixth grade is a major crossroads of a child’s development. Th ...