January data: Price of homes sold increases in all Sugar Land, Missouri City ZIP codes year over year

2411 Bal Harbour Drive sold for $285,000-$325,000 on Feb. 2. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)
2411 Bal Harbour Drive sold for $285,000-$325,000 on Feb. 2. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)

2411 Bal Harbour Drive sold for $285,000-$325,000 on Feb. 2. (Courtesy Houston Association of Realtors)

The Sugar Land and Missouri City real estate market continues to see largely upward trends in the number of homes sold and the median prices of those homes sold year over year, according to January housing data.

The number of homes sold increased in three of Sugar Land and Missouri City's five area ZIP codes in January when compared to January 2020.

ZIP code 77479 saw the largest jump in the number of homes sold with 85 in January. ZIP code 77479 had 49 homes sold during the same month a year prior.



Furthermore, the median price of homes sold increased in every Sugar Land and Missouri City ZIP code from January 2020 to January 2021.

Sugar Land ZIP code 77478 saw the largest increase in the median price of homes sold. However, ZIP code 77479 had the highest average price of recently sold homes.


Featured neighborhood: Lake Shore Harbour, 77459


Lake Shore Harbour dates back to 2005 and has continued to develop over the years. Located in Fort Bend County, it features large homes and is surrounded by restaurants, educational opportunities, entertainment venues and shopping. It is minutes from the Fort Bend Parkway Toll Road for easy access to Houston.


The Lake Shore Harbour neighborhood is zoned for Palmer Elementary School, Lake Olympia Middle School and Hightower High School.

  • Median home value: $315,750

  • Homes on the market as of Feb. 26: 8

  • Homes under contract: 7

  • Average days on the market as of Feb. 26: 73

  • Median square footage: 3,036

  • Median annual property taxes: $7,767.45

  • Estimated annual homeowners association dues: $1,100

By Claire Shoop
Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.


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