See how the Lake Houston-area real estate market fared in March
Home sales increased in four of seven Lake Houston-area ZIP codes in March as compared to March 2020. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
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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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Middle School No. 10 will open in August 2022 near Ridge Creek Elementary School.
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