DATA: New Caney, Atascocita home sales rise at least 12% compared to prior year

The real estate market fared well in most Lake Houston-area ZIP codes in the 12-month span from June 2019-May 2020 compared to the prior 12 months. (Designed by Ethan Pham)
The real estate market fared well in most Lake Houston-area ZIP codes in the 12-month span from June 2019-May 2020 compared to the prior 12 months. (Designed by Ethan Pham)

The real estate market fared well in most Lake Houston-area ZIP codes in the 12-month span from June 2019-May 2020 compared to the prior 12 months. (Designed by Ethan Pham)

The real estate market fared well in most Lake Houston-area ZIP codes in the 12-month span from June 2019-May 2020 compared to the prior 12 months. Overall homes sold in the area increased despite a decline in the number of homes sold in Montgomery and Harris counties in the same time period.

Number of homes sold


Four out of seven ZIP codes saw more than a 5% increase.



Average home sales price


Five out of seven ZIP codes saw home sales prices increase.



Average days on the market


Four out of seven ZIP codes saw the average number days on the market increase by 10%.

By Kelly Schafler

Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.



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