You may be familiar with sports teams such as the Houston Astros, who won Major League Baseball's World Series in 2017; the Dynamo, which was the first team in history to win the Major League Soccer Cup two years in a row; the Rockets; and the Texans. But there's so much more to Houston, Texas, than year-round sports excitement.
Houston is the fourth-most-populous city in the United States, with 2,325,502 residents as of 2018, and it keeps on growing. While it has many urban and metropolitan centers and a booming economy, there are 366 state parks, more than 200 green spaces, and more than 125 miles of trails for hiking and biking. At just a shade under 600 square miles, Houston is the ninth-largest city in the United States by area. Despite its size, it's well known as a friendly cityâit developed its nickname, the "Big Heart," in 2005 after sheltering 150,000 Louisiana residents following Hurricane Katrina. So whenever you're ready to make the big move, H-Town is ready to welcome you with a beautiful rent-to-own home in Houston.