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Katy ISD Offers To-Go Meals For Virtual Learners

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Katy ISD wants to ensure that all students have the opportunity to obtain the nutrition they need to succeed academically. The district recognizes the correlation between child nutrition and educational outcomes and is offering breakfast and lunch for all virtual students.

Meals are packaged to be heated and used the following day. Various locations are available for Katy Virtual READ MORE »


Houston Area Real Estate Continues to Flourish

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Houston’s real estate market continues to be on a streak for the third month in a row. Although fewer homes are being listed, inventory homes are at the lowest level in five years.

Interest rates continue to be at an all time low, but housing options are beginning to be harder to find. Active listings decreased by 23% in August as families settled in for the school year.



Katy ISD Ranks In The Forbes List of Best Places to Work

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Exciting news for Katy Independent School District! For the second year in a row, Katy ISD has made the Forbes list of best places to work. The only Texas district to make the list, Katy ISD was proudly named as the second best employer in the state of Texas.

Serving nearly 84,000 students, the Katy ISD staff is committed to excellence of their students and community. In 2019, Katy ISD READ MORE »


Katy Community Begins Adopt-A-Teacher

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The Katy community is sharing their appreciation of Katy ISD teachers as the 2020-2021 school year resumes. Community members can now “adopt a teacher” via a special Facebook group supporting and recognizing Katy ISD teachers and staff. 

Community members have adopted nearly 2,000 teachers recognizing the difficult adjustments they have made since going virtual last March. Teachers have READ MORE »


Katy ISD Provides Technology For Virtual Learning

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Katy ISD has officially started the 2020-21 school year with virtual learning for the initial three weeks. The district is ensuring that all families are able to access and participate in the online instruction. Over 25, 000 requests have been sent for technological devices.

Prior to the first day, Katy ISD checked-out thousands of devices, including Chromebooks, laptops, iPads and READ MORE »


Historic Katy Rice Festival Goes Virtual

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Residents of Katy look forward to the historic annual Katy Rice Festival. Due to COVID-19, the event officials made the decision to continue the tradition virtually this year. The event will be held Oct. 9 through Oct. ll with an online craft market, live-stream band performances and other family-gun activities.

Katy, previously known as the “Rice Capital of the World”,  continues to READ MORE »


American Furniture Warehouse Opens In Katy

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Are you looking to update the furniture in your new home at The Falls at Green Meadows? American Furniture Warehouse has opened for business this week at 500 Pin Oak Road, Katy. 

Maybe you are in need of some home office furnishings? No matter your style, American Furniture Warehouse can offer you a wide selection of traditional, READ MORE »


Lennar's Summer Savings Won't Last Long!

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$0 closing costs (up to 6% of total purchase price, excluding pre-paids) OR save BIG on your monthly payment by locking in a 2.50% (2.596% APR) Interest Rate with Eagle Home Mortgage! Offers available between August 7th - September 30th, 2020.

Contact your Falls at Green Meadows Lennar sales counselor for details.



Katy Area Realtors See an Increase in Home Sales

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Now may be the perfect time to find your new home in The Falls at Green Meadows. After a quiet spring, Realtors in the Katy area reported a spike in home sales from June 2019 - May 2020 compared to the prior time span. As the stay-at-home orders lifted in May, prospective homebuyers set out on their search for their future home resulting in an increase around the Katy area.

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Friendswood Development Company's Falls at Green Meadows Name 2020 Best Overall Community

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The Texas Association of Builders (TAB) announced the 2020 Star Awards winners on July 23 and Friendswood Development Company was honored with two Star Awards.

The Falls at Green Meadows was named Best Overall Community, 51-299 acres for 2020. Falls at Green Meadows is a new home community that is the site of the former Green Meadows Golf Course in Katy, Texas. This beautiful piece of READ MORE »


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