Located next to Pearland's eastern border, Friendswood is a largely upscale community with a proud dedication to traditional values, educational excellence, and a high-quality of life. This award-winning town has been voted twice as one of the top 100 Places to Live in the U.S. by Money Magazine, named one of the Most Affordable Suburbs in the country by Family Circle, and enjoys one of the lowest crime rates in the Houston Metropolitan Area. From well-kept frontages to manicured properties and beautiful community landscaping, Friendswood is a quality community with a charming hometown allure and a pronounced aspiration to be the best community around.
Friendswood, TX Homes For Sale
Set amongst the awe-inspiring natural scenery of the area, Friendswood homes for sale belong to a collection of master-planned communities that have been designed to enhance your quality of life. Although there are homes to match every budget here, a good majority of the listings in Friendswood are often for gorgeous, one-of-a-kind custom homes fitted with every fine fixture and finish you could desire. Many of these considerate neighborhoods showcase large homes with a mix of Colonial and Traditional stylings, perfectly spaced apart from each other so that you can have that close-knit neighborhood feel without feeling boxed in.
The town was incorporated in 1960, but with so much recent development you'd think that it was more recent than that. There are so many new houses for sale in Friendswood that it doesn't matter if you're looking for your very first home or a well-appointed upgrade house, it's easy to find the perfect abode for an enticing price. Here, you can find a newer resale home that's loaded with stainless-steel appliances, stone countertops, and a sprawling multi-level floorplan, for significantly less than what you'd pay if it were closer to the big city.
Friendswood real estate largely consists of single-family houses, but there are the occasional townhome and condominium suites that become available. There are also a number of private, gated communities that offer exclusive amenities for homeowners in these areas. If this is something that's important to you, be sure to let The Sam Team know and they'll be happy to help you narrow down your search for you and help you find just what you're looking for.
Friendswood Community Highlights
The best thing about living in Friendswood homes is that you're never far away from a great selection of lifestyle amenities. While downtown Houston is a mere half-hour away, Friendswood has everything you need, including grocery chains like Groger and H-E-B, and lifestyle offerings like 24-Hour Fitness, Starbucks, a public library, plus so much more. If you can't find what you need here, then you can likely find it in the Pearland Town Center, about five minutes away.
There are a number of parks in Friendswood that offer walking trails, athletic facilities, and preserve the natural heritage of the town for all to enjoy.
The Timber Creek Golf Club in Friendswood is a very large, 27-hole course that's spread over a 316-acre property. The club includes a clubhouse, pro-shop, a night-lit driving range, and access to P.G.A. golf pro's to help you with your swing and form. The club is not only one of Friendswood's best lifestyle offerings, but it's also one of the best golf destinations in southeastern Texas.
Schools Near Friendswood Homes
Children and teens living in Friendswood can attend schools in either the Friendswood Independent School District or the Clear Creek Independent School District.
Elementary: Rustic Oak Elementary, Greene Elementary School, and Landold Elementary School
Middle: Friendswood Junior High School
High: Friendswood High School & Clear Brook High School
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Listing information last updated on April 18th, 2019 at 12:25pm CDT.