The Forest Of Friendswood (Friendswood, TX)
By Marilyn Wier, Your League City & Surrounding Areas REALTOR!
(RE/MAX Space Center)
Great new listing in Friendswood! 506 Meadow Bend. Take a look at why you should call Friendswood home!   Friendwood, TX is located within Galvestion and Harris Counties. Friendswood can boast about it's small town charm as being one of CNN/Money Magazine's "America's Best Places to Live." With its small city charm and its locality to the big city, you will find Friendswood is a great place to call home! Friendswood has grown tremendously since its days of just a church, a post office, a grocery store and a few fig plants. Friendswood is a city just outside of the Houston city limits and Houston metropolitan area. Friendswood was originally established on July 15, 1895. It was founded by the Quakers, Religious Society of Friends, and was named after them. Between 1895 and 1915, most of ...
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By Rose King, Friendswood / Pearland / Houston Bay Area
(David Tracy Real Estate)
The Forest of Friendswood remained one of Friendswood’s most popular neighborhoods for home sales in 2011, ranking second (behind West Ranch) with 31 home sales for the year.   The Forest of Friendswood homes were constructed between 1998 and 2003. The Forest is conveniently located off of FM 2351 and Melody Lane, just east of FM 518. Shopping centers, grocery stores, schools, churches and parks are all very close to The Forest of Friendswood.                              One of the biggest draws for people looking to purchase homes in The Forest is the school system. The neighborhood is located in the exemplary-rated Friendswood ISD, where all of the schools in the district received the highest “exemplary” rating from the Texas Education Agency.   Here are the sales statistics for 2011...
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By Rose King, Friendswood / Pearland / Houston Bay Area
(David Tracy Real Estate)
The Forest of Friendswood is a lovely Friendswood neighborhood that has a little something for everyone. If you are looking to buy a home in The Forest, you can get one in the $200,000’s, all the way up to over a million. Homes in The Forest were built between 1998 and 2005.   One of the reasons The Forest remains such a popular neighborhood is because of the convenient location just off of FM 2351 and Melody Lane. Residents of The Forest have very easy access to I-45, and FM 518. The Forest is also just down the street from Westwood-Bales Elementary in Friendswood’s Exemplary-rated school district.   This past year was a pretty good year for resales in The Forest with 30 homes selling in 2011. Sales prices ranged from $200,000 to $1,300,000. The average sales price was $415,676, and th...
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By Rose King, Friendswood / Pearland / Houston Bay Area
(David Tracy Real Estate)
The Forest of Friendswood is one of Friendswood’s most desirable communities. Located off of FM 2351 near Melody Lane, The Forest is convenient to the heart of Friendswood with easy access to I-45, and FM 518.   Builders who originally constructed most of the homes in The Forest were Emerald, Perry, Cervelle, and some higher-end custom homebuilders. Most of the homes in The Forest were constructed from 1998-2005. There is no longer any new construction in The Forest, although there are a few lots left in Northfield Estates, which is adjacent to The Forest, and participates in The Forest Homeowners' Association.   There are currently 17 homes for sale in The Forest of Friendswood, ranging in price from $264,900 to $895,000. The average asking price per square foot is $119.86, and the ave...
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By Rose King, Friendswood / Pearland / Houston Bay Area
(David Tracy Real Estate)
The Forest of Friendswood is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Friendswood, TX. Tree-lined streets, spacious lots, beautiful homes and a great hike-and-bike trail make this a very prestigious community. Homes in The Forest range in price from the high $200's to almost a million.  The Forest is located in the exemplary-rated Friendswood ISD, with elementary students zoned for the highly-acclaimed Westwood Elementary.  Builders that have built homes in The Forest over the years include Perry Homes, Emerald Homes, Cervelle Homes, Stonebridge, and Charles Martin. While the neighborhood has been pretty much complete for several years, there is still one small section of the Forest with new construction homes being built by Sterling Builders. Today (4-15-11) there are 33 homes for...
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By James Potenza New Home REALTOR®, Houston New Construction Homes
(HOUSTON New Home REALTORS®)
These listings are current as of posted date. Sign up to receive automatic home listings in The Forest of Friendswood. SCROLL DOWN TO VIEW ALL HOMES FOR SALE IN THE FOREST OF FRIENDSWOOD. Single-Family ML #: 17344664 Status: A LP: $899,900 County: GALVESTON KM: 616V Area: 33 - Galveston County LP/SF: $ 178.45 Addr: 1108 PINE HURST CT City: FRIENDSWOOD Zip: 77546-3657 Sub: THE FOREST SEC 12 (2002) Year Built: 2003/Appraisal District   Listing Firm: Prudential Gary Greene, REALTORS  SqFt: 5043/Appraisal # Bedrooms: 5 / 5 FB/HB: 4/1 Style: Mediterranean Lot Size: 18834/Appraisal District Garage: 3/Attached Garage Stories: 2 Tax w/o Exempt/Yr: $19937/2009 Tax Rate: 2.6592 Dir: I45S EXIT FM2351 AND TURN RIGHT. RIGHT ON WOODLAND TRAIL, LEFT ON PARK LANE, RIGHT ON PINE HURST CT. Remarks: Maste...
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By James Potenza New Home REALTOR®, Houston New Construction Homes
(HOUSTON New Home REALTORS®)
These are the lowest price homes in The Forest of Friendswood as of the posted date. More become available. Sign up to receive automatic listings alerts. Expect to see homes in the Forest of Friendswood listed at over $100 / foot. SCOLL DOWN TO SEARCH ALL HOMES IN THE FOREST OF FRIENDSWOOD. Single-Family ML #: 86045744 Status: A LP: $266,900* County: GALVESTON KM: 616U Area: 33 - Galveston County LP/SF: $ 103.29 Addr: 603 WOODVIEW City: FRIENDSWOOD Zip: 77546-3577 Sub: THE FOREST Year Built: 2000/Appraisal District   Listing Firm: RE/MAX Top Realty  SqFt: 2584/Appraisal District # Bedrooms: 3 / 4 FB/HB: 2/0 Style: Traditional Lot Size: 11700/Appraisal District Garage: 4/Detached Garage, Oversized Garage Stories: 1 Tax w/o Exempt/Yr: $6451/2009 Tax Rate: 2.6592 Dir: 2351/EDGEWOOD DR TO W...
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