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More and more folks are moving to Texas these days, drawn by lower taxes, affordable housing, and a low-regulation, low-cost environment—not to mention our fantastic weather and beautiful natural scenery! For those who want the benefits of a nearby big city but are looking for the peace and tranquility that comes with small-town living, Montgomery County, TX north of Houston is a great place to settle.

With so many great reasons to move to Montgomery County TX it’s hard to know where to begin, but if you’re contemplating a Texas relocation, here are just a few reasons you should consider choosing a home in Montgomery County:

Close Proximity to Houston and The Woodlands!

When it comes to big-city amenities, conveniences, culture, and entertainment it’s hard to go wrong with America’s fourth-largest city! You’ll find all sorts of great shopping and dining opportunities at The Woodlands, one of Houston’s premier destinations, where you can stroll along the Waterway promenade, shop and dine at Market Street and the Woodlands Mall, or even ride the swan boats! When you’re done, it’s just a short drive home to The Highlands in Montgomery County. For those who love to travel – or who have to travel for business – Montgomery County also offers easy access to George Bush Intercontinental Airport.

Outdoor Adventures Abound!

Sure, Montgomery County is close to one of America’s largest cities, but this is also Texas, so the great outdoors is never far away! In fact, both Lake Conroe and the Sam Houston National Forest are right on your doorstep. If you’re looking for an outdoor adventure that’s even closer to home, a 2,300-acre natural oasis with over 30 miles of trails is coming soon to The Highlands. It will feature a 200-acre nature preserve and multiple lakes and ponds where residents can fish, hike, or just sit by the water and soak up the scenery.

Affordable Housing and a Lower Cost of Living!

Those who are considering a Texas relocation already know that Texas is one of the most affordable places to live in the country. Texas has a lower cost of living than the national average in pretty much any place you want to buy. There’s also plenty of affordable housing to be had in Montgomery County. Homes in The Highlands start in the $290s, and you can choose from a variety of floor plans by 12 of the nation’s top home builders.

Montgomery County is Close to Major Job Hubs!

Being close to big-city conveniences is about more than being close to restaurants and shopping. It also means your commute is shorter, especially if you work in one of the area’s fastest-growing business sectors such as The Woodlands, which is home to more than 80 major employers spread across 10 different industries including healthcare and education. From the bustling city of Houston to nearby job hubs like Spring, TX, which has numerous career opportunities in the energy sector, you’ll find plenty of opportunities for employment and advancement just a short drive away from home in Montgomery County.

A Small-Town Feel That’s Perfect for Families!

Sure, it’s great to live so nearby all the conveniences and amenities of the city, but in Montgomery County, you can also enjoy the benefits and laid-back pace of small-town living in a close-knit community where family time is a priority. When your Texas relocation brings you to The Highlands, you’ll find smaller schools with a higher teacher-to-student ratio, caring neighbors who look out for one another, affordable homes on quiet, residential streets, and so much more.

Looking for the perfect home in Montgomery County? Come on down and visit The Highlands, a 2,300-acre master-planned community designed and developed by Caldwell Communities. Upon completion, The Highlands will feature more than 4,000 homes from 12 award-winning builders, a semi-private 18-hole golf course, and all the beauty and adventure of the surrounding Texas landscape. With the warmth and community of a small town and the conveniences of the big city right at your doorstep, who could ask for more? Sign up below to join the interest list and be the first to learn about new updates, home plans, and all the other exciting features coming to The Highlands!


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