Houston Chronicle The Highwayman Blog 2/18/14 By Dug Begley
Suburban development follows a pretty predictable cycle. Builders construct homes where land is cheap and demand is high, choosing their spots based in part on where people can get from their planned paradise.
So it’s no surprise a lot of large developments are planned south of Houston along Texas 288 and near the Grand Parkway. Both roads are high on the list of regional freeway priorities, with construction ongoing or just around the corner. Developers see opportunity and respond.