Please refer to this valuable list of resources as you consider making your next move.  This is a list of Giraffe Realty’s favorite links to help navigate you through the moving process.  These links are rich in content and useful information.  They are an invaluable resource for making your best move!     

Area Information

City of Houston

City of Cypress

City of Tomball

City of Katy

City of Spring

City Data

Transtar Real Time Traffic in Houston


Local Weather

Sex Offender Registry

Movers Guide

Real Estate Dictionary 


Cypress Fairbanks Independent School District    

Houston Independent School District   

Spring Independent School District 

Spring Branch Independent School District  

Tomball Independent School District 

Great Schools

School Matters

National Center for Education Statistics

How Schools Are Rated in Texas

Property Taxes

Harris County Appraisal District

Fort Bend County Appraisal District

How Property Taxes Are Assessed in Texas

Favorite News Sources

Houston Chronicle

Houston Culture Map

Community Impact News for Northwest Houston


Sports Teams

Houston Texans Football

Houston Astros Baseball 

Houston Rockets Basketball 

Houston Dynamos Soccer 

Houston Aeros Hockey 

Houston Comets Women’s Basketball 

Area Attractions

Downtown Theater District

Berry Center

Houston Zoo

Minute Maid Park

Museum Of Fine Arts

Reliant Center

Toyota Center

George R Brown Convention Center