Another major perk of life as a Houstonian is diverse and affordable real estate. From a modern loft downtown to a traditional, single-family home in the Woodlands, the greater Houston area offers a wide variety of housing options. There’s something for every age and stage in life and best of all, the price is right.


In fact, according to the First Quarter 2013 C2ER Cost of Living Index, when compared to the 21 most populous metros, housing costs in Houston are 37.3 percent below average.


Whether it’s your first home or your next, the greater Houston area is sure to have something that’s a good fit for your family, and your wallet.


Source: Greater Houston Partnership