Houston is a great place to buy a home. Houston made the Forbes list of cities with the strongest economic momentum and regions to watch . Houston's GDP grew 12.3 percent between 2007 and 2012. The population grew 11.% and the job growth was 9.2%. The article said that Houston is expected to add 140 thousand new homes by 2017. This area is really growing so if you want to get in on the action, now is a great time to buy in Houston and the surrounding areas. If you have any question about home for sale in Houston or the surrounding areas, just let me know. I would be glad to help! You can click here for the complete article.