Houston Home Buyers
Commuting Throughout Houston
Houston Real Estate Is Affordable
If you’re relocating to Houston, we have great news – Houston housing is affordable compared with other major metropolitan areas. With commute times and the ever-increasing cost associated with commuting is rising throughout the nation, as your Houston realtor, we recommend you give consideration to buying your next home in the greater Houston area near your office or place of business.
The Cost of Commuting in Houston
The percentage of household income Houstonians spend on transportation may rank high compared with other cities, but when combined with the amount residents spend on housing expenses, Houston's aggregate cost ranks 14th in the nation for combined commuting and housing expenses for major metropolitan cities. Commuting is more costly primarily due to the absence of policies hindering urban sprawl. The trade-off is less expensive housing in the greater Houston area.
Upgrades to Roads and Highways In Houston
Houston has 15% of the country's fastest-growing suburbs and much of the transportation remedies are being focused on road construction, upgrades, and expansion to elevate the commute times and expenses for Houston residents.