The 1st Texas Realtors Team: David & Simone Karstedt, Rhan Pruitt and William Machupa, Jr have been providing full-time local real estate expertise in the Houston Bay Area and NASA since 2004.

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1st Texas Realtors serving NASA and greater Bay Area Houston.

Clear Lake City, TX (77058, 77059, 77062) is a master-planned community in Harris County and considered the Bay Area of Houston. Most of Clear Lake City lies in the corporate limits of Houston, and some in Pasadena and Taylor Lake Village. Clear Lake City is adjacent to NASA’s Johnson Space Center and many other aerospace companies including Boeing and Lockheed Martin boasting a high concentration of engineers. Clear Lake City is also known for it’s large Asian American community inside the city of Houston. Clear Lake and Space Center Intermediate schools, and Clear Lake High School serve the residents of Clear Lake City.

Friendswood, TX (77546) is inside the Houston area in both Galveston and Harris counties and has a population of 36,000. Friendswood is known for big trees and luxurious homes originally founded by members of the Quaker Society in 1895. Friendwood is also known for well performing schools with residents attending either Cline or Westwood Elementary, and all Friendswood ISD residents are zoned to Friendswood Junior High School and Friendswood High School.

Pearland, TX (77584,77581) is in the Gulf Coast area of Houston mostly in Brazoria County, and some in Harris County with a population of 92,000. Pearland boasts children in 43% of homes and 67% homed by married couples. Pearland and Glenda Dawson High School serve the Pearland ISD portion of Pearland. The Pearland ISD is an Exemplary school district per the Texas Education Agency.

League City, TX (77573,77574) is in Galveston County and Harris County with a population of 84,000. League City is the former site of a Karankawa Indian village, and settled by three families in 1873. Clear Creek and Clear Springs High Schools are located in League City. League City also has a 38,000-square-foot YMCA located on League City Parkway.

Kemah, TX (77565) is in Galveston County facing Galveston Bay with a population of (6,389) and average house value of $122,800 with many water front businesses, homes, theme park and public park areas for fishing. Originally a small fishing town, Kemah’s main industry became shipping with yacht basins and tourism visits to the Boardwalk theme park on Galveston Bay. With the water destination, ship channel, restaurants and attractions, Kemah has been recognized as one of the top tourism spots in the Greater Houston area.

Taylor Lake Village, TX (77586) is in Harris County on one side of Taylor Lake. Taylor Lake Village has a community park at 500 Kirby Boulevard, behind City Hall. The park features picnic areas, jogging trails, playgrounds, restrooms, a pond, sports fields and courts, fishing and a 15-hole disc golf course installed in 2009. Taylor Lake Village has a population of (3679) and average home value of $197,100 with many water front homes.

El Lago, TX (77586) is in Harris County and surrounded by Clear Lake, Taylor Lake and Galveston Bay with a population of (2706). El Lago is best known for the Apollo Astronauts who lived here including Neil Armstrong, Ed White, Alan Sheppard and many, many more. Pupils in El Lago attend schools in Clear Creek Independent School District including Ed White Elementary School (El Lago), Seabrook Intermediate School (Seabrook), and Clear Falls High School. Bay Area Charter Elementary School is a state charter school located in El Lago, Texas.

Seabrook, TX (77586) is in Harris County on Galveston Bay with many water front luxury homes and population of (11,952). Seabrook is known for its fish markets on Waterfront Drive where resident shrimpers and fishermen bring in their catches daily. Besides bordering the bay, Seabrook alo encompasses marshes though which runoff from inland fields drain into the bay. The Pelican Project has been used to generate exposure to the many bed and breakfasts, close family values, available water attractions and its unique downtown of small businesses. Artists from all over Texas have participated in this cultural art project in Seabrook. Seabrook is also a bird sanctuary with one of the largest migratory paths in North America.

Other communities served in Bay Area Houston include Timber Cove and Clear Lake Forest.