The Houston Association of Realtors analyzed Houston-area subdivisions for the Chronicle based on residential property sales handled through the Multiple Listing Service. The list of neighborhoods contains 3,035 subdivisions that recorded three or more sales in 2014. Neighborhoods with fewer than three sales were excluded.
The data cover sales of 75,319 single-family homes and 6,945 townhouse/condos in the Houston area in 2014, plus sales of 73,232 single-family homes and 6,651 townhouse/condo sales in 2013. The vast majority of the neighborhoods are made up of single-family homes, the realty association reported.