A lakeside retreat in Montgomery, TX is up for grabs – and it comes with 2 boat docks & short-term rental potential

Georgie Mihaila
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In the birthplace of the Texas Lone Star Flag, Montgomery, Texas—a town as rich in history as it is in natural beauty—a newly renovated property has landed on the market, setting a new standard for luxury living.

With a hefty price tag of $1,920,000, this expansive residence is turning heads, not just for its stunning features but also for its standout listing price in a market where the median listing price hovers around $400K.

The median listing home price in Montgomery, Texas was $399K in January 2024, flat year-over-year, while the median home sale price was $342.4K.

But the property we’re about to tour isn’t your ordinary home.

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Nestled within the serene landscapes that surround Lake Conroe, the expansive lakeside retreat at 18980 Harbor Side Blvd. combines the tranquility of its historic setting with modern sophistication and unparalleled amenities.

Spanning approximately 8,192 square feet on 1.422 acres, this palatial home boasts six bedrooms, six full bathrooms, and two partial baths, complemented by a four-car oversized attached garage.

The property’s recent updates have elevated its appeal, making it an attractive option for a buyer looking for a primary residence in the area.

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But the house can just as easily serve as a secondary getaway or even as a lucrative investment for short-term rental ventures — especially considering its prime lakefront position on Lake Conroe.

Luxury is in the details, and this home does not disappoint.

From a dedicated wine room that promises the perfect temperature for vintage collections to a cozy breakfast room for morning gatherings, every aspect of this house is designed with sophistication in mind.

Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion
Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion
Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion
Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion
Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion

Entertainment is readily available in the form of a game room and a second-floor theater/media room, ensuring that residents and guests alike have ample space for relaxation and fun.

Two fireplaces add a touch of warmth and charm, enhancing the home’s welcoming ambiance.

Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion

The outdoor space is just as impressive, featuring a negative edge, saltwater swimming pool that merges seamlessly with the scenery, offering views of the lake beyond, and providing a tranquil escape.

Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion

The inclusion of a complete outdoor kitchen and two boat docks caters to both culinary enthusiasts and water sports aficionados, making this home a haven for those who appreciate the great outdoors.

Photo credit: Jerzy Carranza, Arresting Motion

Carol Wolfe of the Carol Wolfe Properties Team at Coldwell Banker Realty Houston brings this exceptional property to the market.

With serious vacation rental potential, the property can serve as an idyllic Airbnb destination, thanks to its luxurious amenities and secure, gated neighborhood setting.

However, that comes at a premium, and this property’s listing price significantly exceeds the area’s typical market prices.

According to Realtor.com, as of January 2024, the median listing home price in Montgomery was $399K, with the median listing price per square foot at $187, and the median home sold price at $342.4K.

This disparity underscores the unique nature of this listing, reflecting its unparalleled features and potential as a high-end residential or investment property in Montgomery, TX.

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With a decade-long career as a digital content creator, Georgie started out as a real estate journalist for Multi-Housing News & CPExecutive. She later transitioned into digital marketing, working with leading real estate websites like PropertyShark, RENTCafé and Point2Homes. After a brief but impactful stint in the start-up world, where she led the marketing divisions of fintech company NestReady and media publisher Goalcast, Georgie returned to her first passion, real estate, and founded FancyPantsHomes.com