Crosby Area Real Estate Guide

Crosby Area homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Crosby Area Real Estate Guide

The Crosby Area lies in the South/Southeast of Houston. The neighborhood is an ideal place to live a relaxed lifestyle near nature. It is a peaceful escape from the busyness of other larger cities.

Crosby Area is famous thanks to its:

Navigating the real estate landscape in the Crosby Area has its share of challenges. With a diverse range of properties, it can be overwhelming for homebuyers to narrow their choices. Consulting an experienced Crosby Area Realtor will be invaluable in this situation. A Realtor will guide homebuyers toward making a well-informed decision.

To get personal advice on buying or selling in the Crosby Area, contact Paige Martin. One of Houston’s best condo realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“Yolanda and the whole Houston Properties Team are incredible and we whole heartedly recommend them. Yolanda was our buyers agent when we purchased our house in Pearland back in 2019. We were moving to Pearland from out of state and Yolanda expertly guided us the whole way, even as we were thousands of miles away. She was so professional, efficient, and personable, which immediately put our minds at ease and made us feel confident that we were in good hands. When we decided to move to a different city, it wasn’t even a question that we would ask Yolanda to be our sellers agent. We contacted Yolanda on a Sunday and she had our house staged, beautifully photographed, and listed by the following Friday, which was a crazy fast turnaround. We had our first all cash offer in hand two days later. Three days after that, however, our buyers backed out, which put us in jeopardy of losing the house we were trying to buy in our new city. But then, within a few hours, Yolanda had somehow rustled us up a new offer. Simultaneously buying and selling a house was a crazy roller coaster. It seemed like every possible thing that could derail either or both deals surfaced and yet Yolanda shepherded us through with grace, tenacity, and determination. She always presented us with our options and let us make the choice, and then fiercely advocated on our behalf. She was always available and made us feel like we were top priority, even though I’m sure she had many other clients at the time. We really felt like she cared about us and had a vested interest in everything working out on our behalf, and that made the craziness of the whole experience much more tolerable. If you’re looking for a realtor who is equal parts competence and warmth, organized, and a true expert in the market, then look no further. We truly could not recommend Yolanda more strongly. If you’re buying or selling in the Houston area, it’s a no brainer to choose Yolanda.” - Jgskupien (Google Review)

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Crosby Area Homes For Sale

$200,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1203 Martingale Court
$239,090
3 Beds, 2 Baths
18630 Etta Pines Circle
$245,720
3 Beds, 2 Baths
18803 Chisholm Meadow Drive
$259,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2015 Antler Trails Drive
$334,970
4 Beds, 3 Baths
18822 Frost Ridge Drive
$299,990
4 Beds, 2 Baths
347 Sagemore Drive

Crosby Area Homes For Rent

$2,500
4 Beds, 2 Baths
811 Liberty Way Drive
$2,330
4 Beds, 2 Baths
6019 Burnet Bend Avenue
$1,800
4 Beds, 2 Baths
19110 J R Towles Drive
$2,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1105 Breech Drive
$1,810
4 Beds, 2 Baths
17107 Scuttle Way
$2,415
4 Beds, 2 Baths
323 Ginseng Lane

Table of Contents

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

Crosby Area Home Sale Trends

Crosby Area Real Estate Trends

Crosby Area is known as a small, rural town east of Houston. The neighborhood is perfect for a tranquil, nature-centric lifestyle.

Crosby Area is famous for its:

Living in the Crosby Area allows individuals to embrace a more relaxed and unhurried lifestyle. A lifestyle away from the hustle and bustle commonly associated with larger cities. To discover more about the Crosby area and others, read this guide.


Crosby Area Best Realtor Insights

The Crosby Area is situated in Harris County. The neighborhood is South/Southeast of Houston.


Crosby Area Maps, Location & Zip Code

Crosby Area Map

Commute Time Crosby Area
Downtown (min) 30
Med Ctr (min) 40
Energy Corridor (min) 45
Galleria (min) 45

Map of Crosby Area

Highlights Crosby Area
Amenities Crosby area offers its residents a range of amenities to explore and enjoy.

The area boasts diverse shopping and dining options.
Golf Courses Limited Options
Run / Bike Trails - Crosby Park
- Flying Bridge Park
- Newport Park & Trails
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail:

- Goodwill Houston Select Stores
- Making it Crafty Retail and Supply
- rue 21
- Rainbow Shops
- Ross Dress for Less

Dining:

- Checkers
- Hippo Burgers
- Crawfish Kings
- Peso's Mexican Restaurant
- Iguana Joe's

Entertainment:

- Bar 7 Grill
- Backyard Bar & Grill
- Rowdy Bucks
- Outlaw Ray's Grill & Bar
- Just Connies

Groceries:

- Arlan Market Groceries
- Snappy Mart
- Walmart Supercenter
- La Michoacán en normandy
- Saddlelane Food Market
Major Employers - Triple B Services, LLP

Crosby Area Schools

Crosby Area is home to some of the best schools in the area. It is zoned to the Crosby Independent School District.

The CISD features several National Blue Ribbon and multi-award-winning schools. Crosby Area, in particular, has some of the best schools in the district zoned to its subdivisions.

The city is home to the following top-performing schools:


Elementary School



High School



Crosby Area Private Schools


Several notable private schools are also located nearby, such as:

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

Note: For more detailed information on specific schools zoned to different Crosby areas, please refer to our Houston Schools Guide OR email me.

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.


Crosby Area Real Estate Market

Crosby Area Single-Family Home Sale Trends


In the Crosby Area, the majority of homes available are single-family residences with spacious lots.

Home options in the Crosby Area offer a variety of home sizes. It includes two- to three-bedroom residences. Four- to five-bedroom homes are also available at a higher rate.

Most of these homes showcase traditional architectural styles. They are also in neighborhoods that offer proximity to natural surroundings with expansive yard areas.

The prices of homes in Crosby Area vary, ranging from $90,000 to $2,185,000. Several factors affect the prices such as the house features and the land area.


Crosby Area Townhome Sale Trends


There are several townhomes available in Crosby Area.

Townhome options in Crosby Area offer a variety of home sizes. It includes one- to three-bedroom residences.

The most common townhomes in Crosby Area are in the $95,00 to $220,000 range, with the prices depending on the building size, style, and location.


Crosby Area Condo Sale Trends


There are no mid- or high-rise Crosby Area condos for sale, but plenty of units are available in the surrounding areas.

Several condo buildings are located in the Downtown, including:

To see other condos within the Inner Loop, see Inner Loop Houston Condos. To see condos within the nearby Galleria area, see Galleria Houston Condos. To see other condos within Downtown Houston, see Downtown Condos. To see condos within Museum District, see Museum District Condos.

The Houston Properties Team is an expert in Crosby Area real estate. Please contact us if you'd like to see Houston condos or learn more about buildings that could be a fit for you.


Crosby Area TX History


Crosby Area has an interesting history dating back to the 1800s. Originally, there was an encampment called Lick Skillet in the area, named after East Texas drivers who drank spring water and cleaned their cooking skillets. Humphrey Jackson, one of the early settlers, built a cabin in the region and was granted land that is now Harris County.

In the 1860s, they built a 41-mile railroad and a station in town. From there, different establishments were built. The town was named Gentry after a railroad company president, and it became a bustling center for lumber and agricultural products.

However, it was renamed Crosby Area in 1877 by Judge Josiah Crosby, and the town's population started to grow.

In an amusing twist, the town temporarily changed its name to Hope in 1953 to participate in a contest by comedian Bob Hope. It returned to its original name after 19 days.

Today, The people still regard Crosby Area for its long history and preserve it through an organization and the museums found in the area.


Fun Things To Do Near The Crosby Area


There are plenty of activities to enjoy in Crosby Area and its surrounding neighborhoods.

Crosby Area maintains several parks and trails, including Crosby Park, Flying Bridge Park, and Newport Park & Trails. Park amenities include sports fields and courts.

Besides the natural beauty, there are many restaurants and entertainment places one can go to. Each place offers something for everyone's taste and needs.

People can also enjoy fun places and activities in Downtown Houston and Lake Houston which are both near Crosby Area.

Here are some of Crosby Area's must-visit places:

Dining
Entertainment:
Retail:
Groceries:
Parks and Trails:
Museums:

Best Crosby Area 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.


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