June 8, 2015 |

Area residents can enjoy free family films the second Saturday of each month in Cross Creek Ranch as part of the community’s Movies on the Hill summer series.

Open to the public, the series debuts Saturday, June 13, with “Big Hero 6,” winner of Best Animated Feature Film of the Year in this year’s Oscar Awards. On July 11, Cross Creek Ranch will air “Rio 2,” an animated film released last year featuring Jesse Eisenberg and Anne Hathaway. The Aug. 8 movie will be “Paddington,” also released last year and based on the popular book series.

June 4, 2015 |

April has been a popular month for new single-family homes. Sales for these homes increased 6.8%, according to data from HUD and the U.S. Census Bureau. This has led to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 517,000 units sold.

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) commented that the data matches what they’ve observed. “Sales are moving forward and our builder members are telling us they are starting to see more activity as more buyers get off the fence and enter the marketplace,” said NAHB Chairman Tom Woods.

May 29, 2015 |

Choosing where to live is as important as deciding what kind of home you want to build. Want as many comforts as possible? Then consider a master-planned community like Towne Lake, one of the many attractive locations Newmark builds for. Towne Lake was created to be a place where residents have an amazingly comfortable lifestyle with easy entertainment, all within one beautiful area by Houston’s largest private lake.

May 27, 2015 |

The summer Artisan Market at Cypress Creek Lakes will be held on Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 10 am to 1 pm.

Twenty-six local vendors will be on hand for this event. The line up includes:

May 26, 2015 |
How can you get a lower mortgage on your home?

That’s probably one of the top questions many of our first time homebuyers asks. And it stands to reason that you’ve been thinking about it for a while as you consider your new home.

Credit scores do have an affect on the rates that you can receive for your mortgage. The basic premise is as simple as “The higher your credit score, the lower your mortgage.”

May 15, 2015 |
Quick Homebuyer’s Tips

Buying a new home can be stressful, and that’s why at Newmark we try to streamline the process by partnering with Cornerstone Mortgage to help you finance your home. That’s only the tip of the iceberg though, and new homeowners can attest to the number of decisions they’ll have to make before they even begin to identify places they want to live in. Here are some things to consider if you’re thinking of purchasing a home.


Reason for Purchase

May 11, 2015 |

The Fort Bend Independent School District has started construction on Anne McCormick Sullivan Elementary in Riverstone, the community’s first on-site school.

Stonebrook Estates

There’s a lot of imagination and ingenuity in designing some of the world’s most eco-friendly buildings, but it may not be a place you would want to come home to. At Newmark, we combine state of the art sustainability practices with the classic look and style of today’s finest commercial homes in some of the best master-planned communities to feel home at.

May 7, 2015 |

Sienna Plantation will officially open the Village of Sawmill Lake with a three-day celebration May 15-17.

Current Sienna Plantation residents will get the first peek of the 12 new model homes opening in the Village of Sawmill Lake’s model home park Friday, May 15, from noon to 6 p.m..

The model home park will open to the public Saturday, May 16, from noon to 5 p.m. The festivities will continue Sunday, May 17 from noon to 5 p.m.

The goal towards sustainable living starts with tackling the way we live, and Newmark’s been dedicated to making homes that are people and environmentally friendly. This week, we want to highlight some of the incredible real-world places around the world that make beautiful and green buildings.