Home design to become simplier and more pragmatic

Home design to become simplier and more pragmatic

Residential design in the United States (and presumably Houston) will become more practical and simplistic in 2011, according to Builder Magazine.   As we all know, the recession....

A Sugar-less Sugar Land

A Sugar-less Sugar Land

If you haven’t already seen it, here’s some video of the recent implosions of the old Imperial Sugar Company factory off of Hwy 90 in Sugar Land.  Johnson Development ....

Midtown residents are happier than folks in Katy

Midtown residents are happier than folks in Katy

Thanks to Houston Tomorrow for referring this article from USA Today.  Apparently, walkable neighborhoods make for happier folk.  The study was conducted by Journal of Applied Re....

Houston Real estate related tax deductions – 2010

Houston Real estate related tax deductions – 2010

Let’s start right off the bat.  I am not a CPA.  I am not an accountant.   However, I will provide you with a little food for thought related to your tax deductions as we ....

What size home is ideal?

What size home is ideal?

Check out this article from the Houston Chronicle’s Nancy Sarnoff.  Per the article, Relocation.com recently conducted a survey and asked home buyers and owners, “what....

Luxury Townhomes Make a Comeback in Museum Parkl

Luxury Townhomes Make a Comeback in Museum Parkl

Like many other parts of Houston, new residential construction has slowed down over the past 2 years, but encouraging signs are evident with Lovett Homes’ newest development ....