The Ritz-Carlton Residences will open on Lake Woodlands, officials with development company Howard Hughes announced Oct. 12.

“We are pleased to officially announce The Ritz-Carlton as our brand partner for the private residences in The Woodlands, reflecting our enduring commitment to exceptional design and developing unique living experiences unparalleled in Houston’s real estate market,” said Jim Carman, president of the Houston Region at Howard Hughes, in the news release.

The homes will be located on 8 acres in the last large-scale residential site available on Lake Woodlands, according to the news release. The Ritz-Carlton Residences represent the first Ritz-Carlton-branded standalone residences in the state, according to the news release.

“Howard Hughes shares our steadfast commitment to top-tier quality, incomparable design and unparalleled service,” said Sarah Khalifa, vice president of mixed-use development at Marriott International. “We look forward to working with them to bring this groundbreaking residential development in The Woodlands to life.”

According to the release, the development will have a limited number of spacious homes available for purchase. The development will also include an on-site restaurant and amenities.

An exact timeline for opening was not provided.