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Home Styles in Stable Gate and Homes Currently Available for Sale (This link to Home Styles & Homes Currently Available in Stable Gate in Cypress, TX is always up-to-date -- it is updated the minute a change takes place on MLS!)
Stable Gate is a small gated community of upscale homes in Cypress TX. The homes are on large wooded lots which are mostly beautifully landscaped and manicured. Stable Gate is in Cyfair ISD and is a tucked away subdivision just minutes from Hwy. 290.
Riata Ranch is a popular community with just over 1,000 homes and located 2 to 3 miles southwest of Hwy. 290 -- at Barker Cypress and Riata Ranch Blvd., Houston 77095. For a neighborhood of this size, there are really not many homes for sale. And the homes in Riata Ranch that are for sale, are selling in a relatively short period of time.
Home Styles and Active Listings in Riata Ranch
No. of Homes CURRENTLY ON THE MARKET: 18 Homes (This time last (3 comments)
December's Season of Celebrations & Sharing - Festival of Lights 2011 - 12/26/11 11:21 PM
Festival of Lights at Moody Gardens - 2011 December's Season of Celebrations & Sharing The Festival of Lights at Moody Gardens is one of the largest holiday light displays in our area with more than a million lights including 100 sound-enhanced, antimated light displays. Festival of Lights patrons may also enjoy ice skating on an outdoor ice skating rink, live entertainment and movies. This year's opening ceremony was on November 12, 2011, but you can still enjoy the festival until January 1, 2012, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Food Drive Fridays only - Receive two admissions for the price of (4 comments)
December's Season of Celebrations & Sharing - Help with Electrical Service - Houston 2011 - 12/23/11 02:21 AM
Help with Electric Bills December's Season of Celebrations and Sharing Reliant Energy, the main provider of electricity for the Houston area has a program called CARE (Community Assistance from Reliant Energy), which provides help to customers who may be going through a difficult time and, therefore, having a difficult time paying their electric bill. Customer cases are reviewed to see if they meet the hardship criteria that would quality the customer to receive assistance. Customers needing assistance can call 211 from anywhere in the State of Texas to find out who they should contact for help. If you want to (2 comments)
Supporting Our Troops - Cypress Cares - Box Packing Open to the PublicDecember's Season of Celebrations and Sharing
December's box packing get-together is today, December 22, 2011 -- 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church on Huffmeister. Box packing is a monthly project of Cypress Cares and it is open to the public. If you are interested in participating, they suggest checking their webpage to see if there are specific items needed for the month and to confirm that month's meeting time and location. If you want to get involved, but can't attend today, check their calendar to (3 comments)
Cypress Food Drives and Food Pantries December's Season of Celebrations and Sharing
The Langham Creek YMCA located at 16725 Longenbaugh, Houston 77095 is having a food drive that will benefit the Houston Northwest Community Center and it will run through December 23, 2011. You can drop off non-perishable items if you would like to help those in need who might otherwise go hungry. For further information, call (281) 859-6143 Extension 205. Non-perishable items suggested by the Houston Food Bank for food drives are things such as peanut butter, canned vegetables, and canned soups with meat or beans. See the complete list.
Cypress Outlet Mall - Houston Premium Outlets Things to Do in Cypress, TX
If you want to shop in Cypress without going to the major malls, but yet you want a big selection, try Houston Premium Outlets. There are over 145 stores to shop. If you have to drag along non-shoppers in the family, there is usually live entertainment on the weekend (weather permitting).
Santa is scheduled to be there Friday, December 23, noon to 4:00 p.m. - bring your camera and take photos! Mon., Dec. 26, 2011 thru Mon., Jan. 2, 2012 there will be After-Holiday Sales (2 comments)
Santa's Oil Ranch Schedule - Things to Do Near Cypress TX - 12/21/11 09:40 AM
Things to Do Near Cypress, TXSanta's Oil Ranch Schedule - 2011 Although the Oil Ranch is not in Cypress, it's just a short drive away, located in Hockley, TX. It's about a 30 minute drive from Cypress and almost anyone with kids has been there either for a school field trip, family reunion, birthday party or just to spend the day having fun on the Oil Ranch's 50 acres of wide open space. Many companies have company picnics there also. It's a great place to get away from the office in a relaxed atmosphere. Santa's schedule to be at the Oil Ranch, (2 comments)
Cyfair Magazine has a great list of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services for Cypress, TX, December 24 and December 25, 2011. It is about the eighth item down on their homepage. Kingwood Today has a list of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services for Kingwood, TX, December 24 and December 25, 2011.
Magnolia Today has a list of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services for Magnolia, TX, December 24 and December 25, 2011.
Spring Today has a list of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services for Spring, TX, December 24 (0 comments)
The Colors of Fall in Houston - 12/19/11 11:59 PM
The Colors of Fall in Houston The colors of Fall will be with us for just a little longer in Houston and then all these beautiful colors will carpet the ground. I looked out into the back yard this morning and couldn't believe I hadn't noticed this tree that has turned bright yellow and orange. Pretty soon all the leaves will fall and it will be bare for a couple of months and then will start to bud out again, probably in mid February. But this is the time of year it is the prettiest. These colors won't last long, but (4 comments)
The Woodlands Mall is one of Houston's most popular malls for shopping. There are many, many places to eat -- either inside the mall or surrounding the mall and/or within a mile of the mall! And, of course, the shopping is fabulous - from shopping inside the mall to shopping across the street at Market Street! The Ice Rink at The Woodlands Town Center is open November 19, 2011 through January 16, 2012. The ice rink is under a tent and the ice surface is (3 comments)
Several organizations are having toy collections for Christmas 2011. Many Houston area fire stations are collecting toys. See list.Toy donations will be accepted December 2 thru December 20, 2011. Places other than fire stations who are collecting toys. See list and dates. The Tomball Fire Department located at 1200 Rudel Dr., Tomball, TX 77375 is having a toy collection for area children. It's easy to get to and there is almost always someone there. Toy drop offs are easy. I was going past the fire department (5 comments)
2011 has been a pretty active year for home sales in Lakes at Northpointe. Of the 32 homes that have sold to date, 21 have been new homes and 11 have been existing/resale homes. Homes are selling in a relatively short period of time compared to other parts of the country.
As of December 13, 2011 . . . No. of Homes CURRENTLY ON THE MARKET: 26 Price Range: .. .. . . (1 comments)
First Time Home Buyers FAQs - 12/13/11 10:27 PM
Maggie McFarland in Pearland, TX posted good basic information for buyers. Maggie is with RE/MAX Pearland. Even buyers who are buying a second or third home, will appreciate the refresher info.
Via Maggie McFarland,Pearland Realtor, Homes for Sale in Pearland Texas (RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland): I often receive a lot of questions about the home-buying process - especially from first time home buyers. Buying your first home can intimidating but it doesn't have to be. Below are a few frequently asked questions and answers to help you understand the buying process. What is the difference between "pre-qualified" and "pre-approved"? If (0 comments)
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Only minutes to Downtown Houston! Great area near Lindale Park. The roof is approximately 5 years old. Original wood floors. Central heat and air. Ceiling fans. Large shaded lot. Three large bedrooms with good size closets; plus a 9 x 18 extra room, which could be an extra living area, den, office, computer room, game room or whatever you want it to be.
List Price: $178,500 Per HCAD: 1500 Sq. Ft. *** Lot Size:6,820 *** Tax Rate: $2.52
This great (9 comments)
10 Ways to Make a BAD First Impression on Home Inspection Day - 12/12/11 06:28 AM
When selling your home, some of the most important people you want to impress in a positive way include: buyers, agents, inspectors and appraisers. A negative impression on any one of this group could cost you money in the long run. Via Chrissy Doremus ~ U.S. Inspect ~ Home Inspections (U.S. Inspect): It's inspection day! The last last thing you want to do is leave the buyer or their inspector with questions about how the home has been maintained and cared for over the years. It's time to put your home's best brick forward, so here are 10 things you'll definitely want to (3 comments)
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