When the end of 2017 arrived and all the numbers were counted, Houston emerged as one of the top destinations to move to in the country. Alongside Dallas and Austin, Houston appeared on the top 10 ranking of hottest destinations to move by the app Updater, which tracks the number of people moving around the country. A big destination for home buyers was the Houston suburbs.

As noted by the Houston Chronicle, Houstons suburbs such as The WoodlandsKingwood, and Sugar Land remain top destinations for home buyers.