The Woodlands, Texas is a beautiful community just north of Houston. Located right off of I-45, The Woodlands is in close proximity to the city while also providing its residents with a lush, natural home location. Whether you’ve lived in the Houston area for quite some time, or you’ve recently considered relocating to the area, there are many factors that make The Woodlands the ideal place to live! With that being said, here are a few reasons why we think The Woodlands is the perfect place to call home for you and your loved ones. 

The Best Schools in the Houston Area

Many people relocate to The Woodlands for the school districts alone. Conroe Independent School District, Magnolia Independent School District, and Tomball Independent School District are the school districts in the area, and there are plenty of accredited schools to choose from within each district. There is also a variety of private schools in the area, such as The Woodlands Christian Academy and Legacy Preparation Christian Academy.  

The Nature and Activities

Although The Woodlands is right outside of Houston, the community has maintained its’ philosophy of maintaining 25-28% of open space so that residents can enjoy the many parks, nature trails, lakes, and more! The Woodlands has over 220 miles of nature trails in the community, most of which are woven into the neighborhoods. These trails make evening walks with your loved ones even better at the end of a long work day. You can also find specific nature trails to visit through The Woodlands Township!

The Community Involvement and Activities 

You can almost guarantee that there will be someway to interact with the community every weekend in The Woodlands! From The Woodlands waterway art festival to The Woodlands Marathon that both occur yearly, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy! There are also many ways to stay up-to-date on what is going on in the community, like subscribing to Visit The Woodlands or The Woodlands Online.

The Delicious Food and Endless Entertainment Opportunities

From delicious brunch menus to extravagant evening dining, you’ll never run out of new restaurants to try in The Woodlands. There are around 50 new restaurants that opened their doors in 2021 or are opening in 2022. That’s a new restaurant each month! Along with the endless food options, The Woodlands is also home to entertainment venues like The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Dosey Doe, and more. 

It’s easy to see that life in The Woodlands would be far from boring, with endless opportunities for enjoyment. So, if you’ve decided that The Woodlands is the place for your family, get in touch with us to build your dream home in your dream location! Matt Powers Custom Homes has been building for friends and family in the area for over 20 years. We love The Woodlands, and we know you will too!