Clear Lake Area Real Estate Guide

Clear Lake Area homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Clear Lake Area Real Estate Guide

Clear Lake is approximately 20 miles southeast of Downtown Houston. The area features several communities, stretching from the Greater Houston Bay Area to Gulf Freeway.

Clear Lake is highly popular for its:

Being the second-largest master-planned community in Houston, there is plenty to see and discover in Clear Lake. Residents can easily access highly-performing academic institutions, commercial centers, and national landmarks. Navigating Clear Lake real estate can be challenging due to the wide number of options, some of which can be older homes.

To get personal advice on buying or selling a Clear Lake home, contact Paige Martin, one of Houston’s best realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“We are so happy and consider ourselves very fortunate to have Danielle Wojcik of the Houston Properties Team as our realtor. We had a rental property which was on the market for over six months without success. Once Danielle took over. She helped us to sell that property in less than two weeks. We also engaged Danielle as our agent for our new home purchase. She worked tirelessly and diligently to provide market evaluation, review contract and construction schedule, attend meetings for various construction activities, arrange inspections, and detailed work through. She is such a nice lady to work with and we always know she is ready to help with any house related activities, including: moving, inspections...etc.” - PT Zaogoog (Google Review)

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Clear Lake Area Homes For Sale

$495,000
4 Beds, 3 Baths
2006 Hillside Oak Lane
$409,000
4 Beds, 3 Baths
439 Bayou View Drive
$234,900
3 Beds, 2 Baths
823 Wavecrest Lane
$320,000
4 Beds, 2 Baths
2519 Lazy Lake Drive
$319,000
4 Beds, 2 Baths
1306 Indian Autumn Trace
$215,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
4922 Caroline St

Clear Lake Area Homes For Rent

$2,695
4 Beds, 2 Baths
14218 Redbud Valley Trail
$2,100
4 Beds, 2 Baths
1107 Festival Drive
$1,850
3 Beds, 2 Baths
311 Wedgerock Drive
$3,300
4 Beds, 3 Baths
13227 Peony Meadow Trail
$2,600
4 Beds, 2 Baths
15155 Diana Lane
$2,150
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2521 Lakeside Landing

Table of Contents

  1. Clear Lake Area Home Sale Trends
  2. Clear Lake Area Best Realtor Insights
  3. Clear Lake Area Maps, Location & Zip Code
  4. Clear Lake Area Schools
  5. Clear Lake Area Real Estate Market

Clear Lake Area Home Sale Trends

Clear Lake Area Real Estate Trends

Situated about 20 miles southeast of downtown Houston, Clear Lake includes several neighborhoods and communities spanning from the Greater Houston Bay Area to Gulf Freeway.

Clear Lake is famous for its:

There are a wide variety of Clear Lake homes for sale, including single-family homes in older neighborhoods, luxury townhomes in gated communities, and condos in residential highrises. Prices for real estate range from $100,000 to more than $1,000,000.


Clear Lake Area Best Realtor Insights

Clear Lake is one of the Best Houston Suburbs to invest in the South and Southeast.

Clear Lake


Clear Lake Area Maps, Location & Zip Code

Clear Lake Area Map

Commute Time Clear Lake Area
Downtown (min) 25
Med Ctr (min) 30
Energy Corridor (min) 40
Galleria (min) 30

Map of Clear Lake Area

Highlights Clear Lake Area
Amenities Clear Lake is among the Best Houston Suburbs in the South and Southeast. It is accessible to major employment hubs, golf courses, waterfront attractions, and green spaces.

Clear Lake City ranks as the second-largest master-planned community in Houston.
Golf Courses - Bay Oaks Country Club
Run / Bike Trails - Exploration Green
- Sylvan Rodriguez Park
- Charles Seaman Park
- Brook Forest/Middlebrook Walking Trail
- Bay Knoll Greenbelt Walking Trail
- Northfork Walking Trail
- Holly Bay Park
- Oakbrook West Park
- Rocket Park
- Krueger Park - Meadowgreen
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail:

- T.J. Maxx
- Adelaide’s Boutique
- Clear Lake Two Retail Center
- Bay Pointe Shopping Center
- Star Plaza
- Baybrook Mall
- Baybrook Square
- Ross Dress for Less
- Goodwill Houston Select Stores
- Dollar Tree

Dining:

- El Dorado Mexican Restaurant
- Clear Lake Hunan Restaurant
- Miller's Cafe
- Tommy's Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar
- Wael's Mediterranean Cuisine
- Los Ramirez Mexican Restaurant
- Luka's Barbecue & Steakhouse Inc
- Lucian's Caribbean Grill
- Pomodoro's
- Tommy's Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar

Nightlife/Entertainment:

- The Davenport Lounge Clear Lake
- J. Henry's Draught House + Kitchen
- Rock Neutney's Sports Bar
- Union Tavern
- Timeout #2

Groceries:

- U Stop Grocery
- Kroger
- HWY 3 Halal Grocers
- Asian Grocers
- Food Town
- Walmart Supercenter
- Target Grocery
- Jingo's Asian Mart
- ALDI
- El Super
Major Employers Clear Lake homes are a few minutes away from NASA’s Johnson, Boeing, and Lockheed-Martin Space Centers. Biochemical, biotechnology, and petrochemical companies surround this community.

Clear Lake Area Schools

Top Elementary Schools Great Schools Ranking
Clear Lake City Elem 8
Ed H White Elem 8

Clear Lake is zoned to the Clear Creek Independent School District (CCISD). The CCISD offers some of the best elementary and secondary schools in the area.

Clear Lake gives access to Brookwood Elementary School, Falcon Pass Elementary, Seabrook Intermediate School, and Clear Lake High Schools. These are among the top-rated schools on GreatSchools.org.


Elementary Schools

Public Elementary Schools in the Clear Lake include:


Middle Schools


High Schools


Clear Lake Area Private Schools

The following are some of the private schools in Clear Lake:

To find an updated listing of all the Clear Lake area real estate zoned to any specific public school, please send an email to Paige Martin at [email protected] with the property preference and budget that you’re working with.

*Note: School zoning tends to change from year to year, the information provided above is accurate but not guaranteed. Please double-check by visiting the school’s website.


Clear Lake Area Real Estate Market

Clear Lake Single-Family Home Sale Trends


Clear Lake Singe Homes

Single-family homes in Clear Lake with 2 to 5 bedrooms sit on large patio lots. Most house construction in the area has Mediterranean, traditional, or contemporary styles.

Single-family homes in Clear Lake have lots that range from 6,000 to 10,000 square feet, with an average of 2,400 residential spaces.

Clear Lake offers various housing options, from bungalow residences to luxury estates. Most houses have undergone renovation, while others are newly constructed.

Homes for sale in Clear Lake start at around $150,000, while the most expensive homes can go for more than $1 million.


Clear Lake Townhome Sales Trends


Townhomes are fewer compared to single-family real estate in Clear Lake. Some of the available townhomes in the area are in Gemini, Egret Bay, and Fairwind.

Clear Lake offers townhomes, depending on the size and amenities, that range from $100,000 to more than $250,000.

Townhome buildings are usually around 600 to 2,000 square feet.


Clear Lake Condo Sale Trends


Condominiums are usually limited in Clear Lake. Some units are available in nearby condominiums such as University Trace and Pebble Brook.

These condominiums have real estate prices ranging from $100,000 to $300,000. The homes feature between 1,000 and 1,200 square feet of livable space.

Since high-rises are soon to be in the Clear Lake area, here are some options for nearby areas with high-rises:


Clear Lake TX History


Clear Lake History

Clear Lake Houston can trace its roots back to a sprawling 30,000-acre ranch previously owned by James Marion West, a prominent businessman. West sold his property to Humble Oil – now known as ExxonMobil – after discovering oil on the property.

During the early 1960s, the Spacecraft Center of NASA set up shop next door, spurring the growth of Clear Lake. In 1963, Humble Oil and the Del E. Webb Corporation formed Friendswood Development to develop 15,000 acres of the property.

Clear Lake City annexed the city of Houston in 1977.

The community consists of several neighborhoods: Bay Forest, Bay Glen, Bay Knoll, Bay Oaks, Bay Pointe, Brook Forest, Brookwood, Clear Lake Forest, Camino South, Meadowgreen, Middlebrook, and Northfork, Oakbrook, Oakbrook West, and Pinebrook.


Fun Things to Do Near the Clear Lake


Fun Things To Do Clear Lake

Homes in Clear Lake are accessible for retail, dining, and entertainment experience. With master-planned communities within Clear Lake, residents can enjoy amenities for various lifestyles.

The premium Bay Oaks Country Club is within Clear Lake. More famous golf clubs near the vicinity are Golf Galaxy, GOLFTEC Baybrook, Timber Creek Golf Club, and Topgolf.

Some of the best places to visit in Clear Lake include Space Center Houston and Armand Bayou Nature Center.

Here are some of the must-visit places in Clear Lake:

Dining
Nightlife
Parks
Groceries

Map of Clear Lake Area


Best Clear Lake Realtor – Paige Martin


As featured on Fox News in the Morning, Houston Business Journal, and Houston Magazine, Paige Martin, a consistent Top Producing Broker-Associate and head of the Houston Properties Team, is ranked as one of the top residential real estate agents in the world.

Paige ranked as one of the top realtors in Houston and the state of Texas. Read more about the over 65 awards Paige Martin won for the last few years.

Paige works with lots of buyers and sellers within Clear Lake Houston.

For a specific recommendation of neighborhoods, homes, or properties based on your style, goals, & price point, contact Paige Martin, head of the Houston Properties Team & Broker Associate, at [email protected] or 713-425-4194.


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