Housing conditions relatively calm on Lake Conroe

Consistency describes second home submarket
  • Majority of buyers are golfers and boaters.
  • Year-over-year fluctuations in sales and prices of roughly 2 percent indicate the market is stable.
  • Some buyers choose Lake Conroe over The Woodlands because of pricing and lack of traffic.

An hour outside of Houston lies Lake Conroe, a submarket where home sales activity and prices remained relatively unchanged during a recent 24-month period. Spanning October 2014 to September 2015, a total of 1,580 homes sold, a 2.1 percent increase from the previous 12-month period.