See how the Lake Houston-area real estate market fared in January
The median price of homes sold also increased in all ZIP codes.(Courtesy Adobe Stock)
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By Kelly Schafler |
Managing editor, South Houston
Kelly joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in June 2017 after majoring in print journalism and creative writing at the University of Houston. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor for the Lake Houston-Humble-Kingwood edition and began covering the Spring and Klein area as well in August 2020. In June 2021, Kelly was promoted to South Houston managing editor.
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