Above, you will see a summary of real estate in Houston, TX. On average, homes in Houston, TX cost $140,300, a value that is 2% lower than the average in Texas. In general terms, this results in Houston, TX real estate being more affordable than Texas real estate. On average, people who rent houses in Houston, TX pay $898; this value is 1% lower than the average amount renters pay in Texas. 43.2% of Houston, TX residents own their own homes and, on average, each of the homes has 2.7 occupants. Houston, TX real estate features a range of homes, which include everthing from large houses to small condos to stacked townhomes. Accessing real estate listings and homes that are up for sale in Houston, TX is easy because in our search area shown above, we categorize real estate and homes based on location, price, and the number of bedrooms and bathrooms.