Conroe Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Texas
Often referred to as "Houston's Playground," Conroe is the seat of Montgomery County. A progressive city of 55,000 residents situated just 40 minutes north of Houston, Conroe has a promising education system and a wealth of recreational opportunities. Buyers will be pleasantly surprised to find that a variety of real estate options such as single-family homes, new construction, waterfront homes, condominiums and townhouses are offered here.
Shopping malls, boutiques and antique stores abound in the area. Organic farms and orchards are also community favorites. Local health care is excellent with places such as St. Luke's Medical Center and Health South Rehabilitation Hospital nearby. Residents can attend Montgomery College or Sam Houston State University in neighboring Huntsville to attain their educational goals. For family fun and fare, the 10-day long Montgomery County Fair and Rodeo features a variety of games, rides, food and fun.
Just seven miles west of downtown Conroe is Lake Conroe, which was built in 1973 as an alternate water source for the City of Houston. This 21,000-acre lake boasts abundant water sports, including fishing, sailing, boating and skiing. Top designer golf course communities on Lake Conroe include Walden, Del Lago, April Sound, and Bentwater.