Marks the Spot
The Highlands is located in Montgomery County. Our new homes in Porter, TX are just a short drive north of Houston, TX, or east from The Woodlands and Conroe. Our community is situated right off Texas Highway 99, also known as the Grand Parkway. You’ll find new homes near Grand Parkway deep in the green heart of a densely treed, natural oasis with large, rippling blue lakes and meandering trails. It’s a place with an exciting off the grid feel, in a convenient location that keeps you connected to everything you want and need.
- Spring Creek Greenway Nature Center 6.2 MILES
- Lake Houston Wilderness Park 8.4 MILES
- Randall Reed Stadium 4.5 MILES
- Oakhurst Golf Club 4.5 MILES
- The Woodlands Mall 9.0 MILES
- The Woodlands Waterway 9.3 MILES
- Hurricane Harbor Splashtown 8.8 MILES
- Cinemark Valley Ranch and XD 3.8 MILES
- The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion 9.5 MILES
- Topgolf 9.4 MILES
- Back Pew Brewing Company 5.6 MILES
- Old Town Spring 7.8 MILES
- Mercer Botanic Gardens 8.1 MILES
Discover these local treasures and one-of-a-kind places, all only a hop, skip and a jump from your new home at The Highlands.
Mercer Botanic Gardens
Wander and wonder through this not-so-secret botanical garden. Located in Humble, Mercer Botanic Gardens spans over 400 acres and features bamboo, color displays, daylilies, endangered plants, ferns, gingers, herbs, and tropicals. There is also a walking trail system, picnic area, hickory bog, cypress swamp, ponds, and playgrounds too. Stop at the Visitors Center to plan your day of botanical discovery.
Theiss Farms Market
Does anything taste better than a fresh summer tomato or sweet Texas corn? Find out at Theiss Farms Market. This family-owned business has been selling
fresh and local vegetables for over 158 years. The market is open seven days a week, March through October, and reopens during the holidays with
Old Town Spring
Spend the day shopping and dining in this lively and historic site. The site of a 19th century railroad hub is now a favorite destination for families and groups of friends. Wear comfortable shoes because there are over 100 local businesses to explore! Most stores are open Tuesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Lake Houston Wilderness Park
Grab your backpack, roll up the sleeping bag, and make plans for a family adventure in a 4,700+ acres wooded wonderland. This park near New Caney is the only City of Houston park that permits overnight camping with lakeside cabins, A-frames, screen shelters, and all kinds of campsites. Make time for The Pine Grove Dining Hall and Joe Turner Nature Center.
H-E-B – Coming Soon
You’re favorite Texas grocer is opening soon by Grand Parkway and FM 1345! This new HEB will be your go-to spot to grab ingredients for a home cooked meal, snacks for the kids, and your favorite wine.
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