Luxury Outlook 2022
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Home to more than 97,000 residents, The Woodlands is the #2 best-selling master-planned community in Texas and ranks #4 in the United States. The township began 36 years ago as the vision of George P. Mitchell, independent oil and gas entrepreneur and founder of Mitchell Energy & Development Corp. Mitchell saw the need for a thoughtfully planned community where families and businesses could live in harmony with nature. In 1974, The Woodlands was born and has thrived over the years to become one of America’s largest and most successful master-planned communities. The Woodlands Development Company guides the development of The Woodlands and keeps the vision intact. Despite its sylvan setting, The Woodlands is only 27 miles from downtown Houston and 16 miles from George Bush Intercontinental Airport; accessibility to Interstate-45 and the Hardy Toll Road make for an easy commute. The choice for many commuters is The Woodlands’ excellent Park’n’Ride system, “The Woodlands Express,” with buses o