Fort Bend South / Richmond Real Estate Guide

Fort Bend South / Richmond homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Fort Bend South / Richmond Real Estate Guide

Nestled within the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land area, Fort Bend South / Richmond is notable for its convenience. It offers various parks, amenities, retail, and dining options within a few miles. Due to its location, most schools, hospitals, and businesses are also accessible.

Fort Bend South / Richmond is famous for its:

The real estate of Fort Bend South / Richmond can be challenging to navigate. Many housing options and increasing real estate appreciation are some of the reasons. There are many master-planned communities to choose from. Besides, there is a wide range of builders, some superior to others. For the best assistance in the Fort Bend South / Richmond community, it is advisable to reach out to a top-notch realtor who is an expert in the area.

To get personal advice on buying or selling in the Fort Bend South / Richmond area, contact Paige Martin, one of Houston’s best realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“Exemplary Service and Unmatched Expertise - Shannon Poindexter In the ever-evolving world of real estate, finding a genuine, dedicated, and skilled agent is like discovering a rare gem. Shannon Poindexter is that gem. Having known Shannon for nearly a decade, I've experienced firsthand her exceptional professionalism and unwavering commitment to her clients. Shannon stands out not only for her expertise but for her ability to make each transaction feel personal and tailored. Recently, she masterfully handled the closing of my townhome in the Heights, a process that was seamless and stress-free under her guidance. This is just one of the many transactions we've navigated together, totaling over 15. Her responsiveness and dedication to her clients' needs are unparalleled. Shannon has a knack for understanding exactly what her clients are looking for and works tirelessly to deliver. Whether it's finding the perfect property or negotiating the best deal, Shannon consistently goes above and beyond. What truly sets Shannon apart is her ability to balance professionalism with a personal touch. She's not just an agent; she's a trusted advisor who genuinely cares about her clients' interests. Her guidance is always honest and insightful, keeping you aligned with your goals while navigating the complexities of real estate. I've referred Shannon to all my family members, and each one has echoed my sentiments of her being an outstanding agent. Her track record with us is impeccable, a testament to her skill and dedication. If you're seeking a real estate agent who truly works for you, who will ensure you get the best deal while also guiding you with integrity and expertise, Shannon Poindexter is the unequivocal choice. Her passion for real estate and her clients' satisfaction shines through in every transaction. Working with Shannon is not just a decision, it's a privilege. I can’t wait to work with her on my next deal.” - Jasmine Amaso (Google Review)

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Fort Bend South / Richmond Homes For Sale

$672,000
5 Beds, 4 Baths
2206 Fenn Dale Court
$375,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2310 Grande Laurel Court
$380,000
4 Beds, 3 Baths
2314 Grande Laurel Court
$345,000
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2615 Olivine Stone Drive
$366,990
4 Beds, 3 Baths
5420 Pine Crescent Court
$370,054
4 Beds, 3 Baths
2618 Finley Lane

Fort Bend South / Richmond Homes For Rent

$4,200
5 Beds, 4 Baths
435 Round Lake Dr
$2,990
5 Beds, 3 Baths
6815 Ivory Sedge Trail
$1,985
4 Beds, 3 Baths
619 Hawthorne Pasture Road
$2,200
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2315 Little Bluestem Ln
$2,095
3 Beds, 2 Baths
5116 Twin Summit Drive
$2,400
4 Beds, 3 Baths
2919 Magnolia Blossom Lane

Table of Contents

  1. Fort Bend South / Richmond Home Sale Trends
  2. Fort Bend South / Richmond Best Realtor Insights
  3. Fort Bend South / Richmond Maps, Location & Zip Code
  4. Fort Bend South / Richmond Schools
  5. Fort Bend South / Richmond Real Estate Market

Fort Bend South / Richmond Home Sale Trends

Fort Bend South / Richmond Real Estate Trends

Fort Bend South/Richmond boasts several master-planned communities within the city. Aliana, Pecan Grove, and Harvest Green are some of the distinguished communities in Fort Bend South/Richmond.

Fort Bend South/Richmond is a popular option because of its:

Residents may enjoy several recreation areas in the neighborhood. Activity trails, picnic areas, and sports facilities can cater to varied interests.


Fort Bend South / Richmond Best Realtor Insights

Fort Bend South / Richmond is a neighborhood located within the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land area.


Fort Bend South / Richmond Maps, Location & Zip Code

Fort Bend South / Richmond Map

Commute Time Fort Bend South / Richmond
Downtown (min) 50
Med Ctr (min) 40
Energy Corridor (min) 40
Galleria (min) 55

Map of Fort Bend South / Richmond

Highlights Fort Bend South / Richmond
Amenities Fort Bend South / Richmond has master-planned communities, including Harvest Green.

Parks and trails are around the area, offering residents ample green spaces.

Other amenities include courts, pools, golf courses, ponds, farms, and sports facilities.
Golf Courses - Pecan Grove Plantation Country Club
Run / Bike Trails - Wessendorff Park
- George Park
- Mirabeau B. Lamar Homestead Park and Archeological Reserve
- Pecan Grove Park
- Richmond City Park
- Fort Bend Office Park
- South Aliana Parks & Trails - West
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail Centers:

- Crazy Hot Deals
- DD’s Discounts
- Cricket Wireless Authorized Retailer
- Ross Dress for Less
- Kohl's
- Old Navy Outlet

Dining:

- Sandy McGee's Restaurant
- 9er's Grill
- Pier 36 Seafood & Oyster Bar
- Fusion Kitchen
- Mamie G's
- Larry's Original Mexican Restaurant

Nightlife:

- Sportsman Lounge
- Bohemian Hill Tavern
- The Oxbow Tavern
- The Ice House of Rosenberg
- The Lonestar Saloon

Groceries:

- Walmart Supercenter
- Kroger Marketplace
- Superway Food Store
- Fiesta Mart #6
- ALDI
- D L Grocery
Major Employers - Oak Bend Medical Center
- Seatex LLC.
- OCuSOFT
- LGM Pharma

Fort Bend South / Richmond Schools

Top Elementary Schools Great Schools Ranking
Dickinson Elem (Lamar) 8
Hutchison Elem 8
Manford Williams Elem 9


Top Middle Schools Great Schools Ranking
Brazos Middle 7
Reading Jr High 8


Top High Schools Great Schools Ranking
Foster High 7
George Ranch High 8

Fort Bend South / Richmond Schools are zoned to the Lamar Consolidated Independent School District.

LCISD is a public school district in the Houston–Sugar Land–Metropolitan Area.

Here are some of the notable schools in Fort Bend South / Richmond.


Elementary Schools



Middle Schools



High Schools



Fort Bend South / Richmond Private Schools


Fort Bend South / Richmond also has some notable private schools nearby:

To find an updated listing of all Fort Bend South / Richmond 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 Fort Bend South / Richmond 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.


Fort Bend South / Richmond Real Estate Market

Fort Bend South / Richmond Single-Family Home Sale Trends


In Fort Bend South / Richmond, single-family homes are popular among homebuyers.

Most homes have three to four bedrooms and three to four bathrooms with modern, ranch, and traditional styles. Homes feature high ceilings, walls of windows, open-concept living, and multi-car garages.

Fort Bend South / Richmond living spaces can range from 1,500 to 6,000 square feet. Homes in the area sit between 6,000 square feet to over 38,000 square feet.

Fort Bend South / Richmond home prices range from $200,000 and can exceed $800,000.


Fort Bend South / Richmond Townhomes Sale Trends


Fort Bend South / Richmond's townhomes offer an excellent option to live within the Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land area.

Most townhomes feature two stories, two to three bedrooms, two full baths, and a covered patio area. These townhomes feature an open living concept, walls of windows, and smart home technology.

Living spaces may range from 1,500 to 1,900 square feet. Lot sizes for the townhomes range from 2,700 to 3,000 square feet. Prices range from $250,000 to $300,000.

The pricing varies depending on the townhome's style, lot size, and location within the community.


Fort Bend South / Richmond Condo Sale Trends


There are no mid- or high-rise Fort Bend South / Richmond condos for sale, but plenty of units are available in the surrounding areas.

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 Fort Bend South / Richmond 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.


Fort Bend South / Richmond TX History


The history of Fort Bend South/Richmond begins with Robert Eden Handy and William Lusk. They were the first residents who established the town in 1837 and sold parcels there.

Richmond, named after a town in England, became one of the cities of the Republic of Texas. It assumed the role of Fort Bend County's center of government in the same year.

In 1855, the Buffalo Bayou, Brazos, and Colorado Railway (BBB&C) spread tracks through the city. This led to the city's flourishing economy based on sugar, cotton, and cattle shipping. In the mid-1930s, the area transitioned from agriculture (a primary industry) to oil production.

People started moving to Richmond in the 1940s, and this migration continued well into the 1980s. Today, some new master-planned construction developments are within the city's boundaries and ETJ. Richmond Trail stands as one of the community-wide improvements in Richmond.

Today, Fort Bend South / Richmond is home to many historic homes. These homes include the Long-Smith Cottage (1937), John M. Moore's 1993 home, and the McNabb House (built in the 1850s).


Fun Things To Do Near Fort Bend South / Richmond


Fort Bend South / Richmond offers a lot of indoor and outdoor activities.

The neighborhood is in proximity to Pecan Grove Plantation Country Club. This club offers a tennis court, pool, and designer golf course with three 9-hole layouts. Residents can connect with nature through Preston Street Community Garden.

Traylor Stadium and Lamar CISD Natatorium offer sports activities. Brazos Town Center provides retail and shopping.

Here are some of Fort Bend South / Richmond's must-visit places:

Dining
Run/Bike/Hike Trails
Nightlife
Groceries
Retail Centers

Best Fort Bend South / Richmond 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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