Elyson Homes & Real Estate
Search the newest Elyson homes for sale & real estate in Katy below! Ready for an all-in-one community where everything you need is right outside your door? Elyson is a master-planned community just north of Katy, located about 35 miles northwest of the city of Houston's downtown area. To request up-to-date information, including sales history and prices, property disclosures, and more about Elyson properties for sale, or to arrange a private showing of any property listed below, contact your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Elyson real estate.
Homes for Sale in Elyson Katy
Elyson Real Estate Market
Elyson homes are built by more than half a dozen big names in the home building industry (Beazer Homes, Perry Homes, Lennar, Chesmar Homes, Highland Homes, Pulte Homes, Westin Homes, and Taylor Morrison), so you can be sure you'll have an excellent variety of high-quality new construction homes to choose from. Homes for sale in Elyson are primarily traditional-style single-family homes, though there are some townhouses available and multiple homes built in the Modernist style.
Elyson townhomes typically run from the high $300s to the high $400s and are built as duplexes. Single-family homes for sale generally list from the mid-$300s all the way up to 5-bedroom luxury homes in the low $900s.
Elyson homes for sale are the epitome of classic elegance with modern features. Sizes typically range from 1,300 square feet to over 4,200 square feet, with luxurious materials inside and out.
Elyson Community Amenities
This community is dedicated to having everything residents might need right at their fingertips. The resort-style pool is fantastic for cooling off in the hot Houston summers, featuring both a zero-depth entry zone and a lap lane area. Nearby, the event lawn is open for all kinds of uses, including outdoor movie nights and community events—and don't forget the two tennis courts. Inside, the Elyson House boasts a fitness center, a game room with TVs, ping-pong, foosball, and other Elyson amenities, including an entire full-service café.
And that's just the main community center! Residents also have access to five neighborhood parks and playgrounds, a well-equipped 1.4-acre dog park, outdoor fitness zones, sports courts, and miles of landscaped trails. Elyson has also planted orchards, so look forward to enjoying fresh-off-the-branch peaches, pecans, oranges, and more.
Elyson Commons is the heart of Elyson. Spanning over 145 acres, this park is a destination for play, rest, and sports.
Key sports amenities at Elyson include a basketball court and multipurpose field. A state-of-the-art outdoor fitness station caters to cardio and strength-building requirements with a workout bike and a suspension trainer. The facility also hosts regular group fitness classes that help inspire mindful living while at the same time cultivating community connections.
Adventurous younger residents can burn off energy and make friends at Trailblazer Park. The playground has a swing set and an elaborate obstacle course complete with balance ropes, climbing nets, and stilts.
There's even a playground for dogs! The two-acre Pooch Playground features play structures, fountains, and the "Paw Spa."
Leashed dogs are also welcome to join their owners on the Wildflower Trail. This 1.4-mile hiking path skirts native blooms, shrubs, and trees. There's no better place to start your day than with a power walk through this pristine habitat right in your backyard.
Last but not least, the aptly-named Great Lawn is studded with picnic spots and grills and features a large stage. This is the central community gathering place for seasonal events, concerts, and movie screenings.
Elyson Pool & Splash Pad
For those days when the Texas sunshine is at its fiercest, there's the Elyson Pool & Splash Pad—the "coolest" new addition to the Elyson amenities portfolio. The facility is open year-round and consists of a resort-style swimming pool, an elaborate splash pad with jets, a water slide, and gushing fountains.
Thoughtfully engineered to suit the needs of all residents, the swimming pool is a hybrid of lap lanes and freestyle swimming. The beach-style entry empowers the littlest swimmers to dive in while parents observe from covered loungers. Adjacent to the splash pad, a secondary playground beneath a shade canopy adds another layer of fun. Two shaded structures nearby allow parents to watch the kids play in comfort. The cabana also has restrooms and potable water fountains.
Here in Houston, residents have the luxury of enjoying mild winters with temperatures regularly pushing 70°F. Unlimited access to a pool and splash pad a stone's throw from your residence takes the heat off on weekends. With less time spent in the car seeking a public swimming pool, you can focus on quality time with your loved ones.
The social hub of the community, Elyson House has a pool, game room with foosball and ping pong tables, fitness center, and event lawn (separate from the more extensive Great Lawn). Elyson House hosts frequent events on the lawn, from movies under the stars to elaborate seasonal and holiday events. Think live DJs, food trucks, games, and Santa meet-and-greets.
In addition, Elyson Café at Elyson House is the number-one dining destination in the community. The cafe, open daily from 10 a.m., stays open until late for lunch, post-pool smoothies, and dinner. Takeout is also available.
Food is prepared fresh with high-quality ingredients and seasonal produce. Offering a selection of paninis, salads, grills, pizzas, and quinoa bowls with both meat and vegetarian options, Elyson Café caters to all dietary needs and preferences. There's also a handful of indulgent ice cream and shake options, and beyond coffee and juices, the café boasts an impressive selection of wines and beers.
Strategically positioned to overlook the lawn, the cafe space is light and airy with a casual, welcoming ambiance. In addition to laptop-friendly tables indoors, Elyson Café features an outdoor patio with Adirondack chairs.
Elyson Parks & Trails
Beyond Elyson Commons and the Wildflower Trail, these homes open out onto yet more glorious nature. There are 750 acres of vast open space here, where you can decompress with a stroll after work and encourage the little ones to engage with the natural world.
The Orchards include pecan, fig, loquat, peach, and orange trees. Walking and cycling trails meander through the scenic plot, punctuated with designated picnic areas where you can roll out your blanket and set up camp for the afternoon. Best of all: the Orchards are the community property of the residents, so pluck off whatever fruits strike your fancy!
Fireside Park charms with its lakeside fire pit, Adirondack loungers, and shaded picnic tables. Meanwhile, the addition of bocce ball and pickleball courts provides endless hours of fun—and means you practically never need to venture off-site!
Sunset Park cradles the Elyson Splash Pad and a second, smaller lake, with plenty of space to sprawl out with a book borrowed from the community's Little Free Library.
On-Site & Nearby Shopping
Commercial amenities at Elyson extend to on-site stores at The Shops at Elyson. The complex is also configured with modern-day essentials, including daycare, veterinarian services, and a family dentist. These shopping conveniences are just part of what makes Elyson one of the best Houston area master-planned communities.
The Plaza at Elyson is another significant community village development anchored by a Target store. In addition, residents have even more selection at three shopping centers a short drive away, each with grocery stores, pharmacies, banks, and more.
- To the south, Grand Morton Town Center is a 10-minute drive
- To the north, Fairfield Town Center is a 15-minute drive
- Copperfield Village Shopping Center is 20 minutes to the east
Just a short distance from downtown Katy, Elyson is conveniently located off the Grand Parkway at FM 529, halfway between Highway 290 and I-10, making it an easy commute for those who work in Houston. Elyson is also a short distance to some of the best restaurants, shops, and attractions in Western Houston's Metropolitan area, including:
- Cinemark 19 and XD Movie Theater
- Main Event
- Andretti Indoor Karting and Games
- Typhoon Texas
- Katy Asian Town
- Four nearby golf courses
Beyond Elyson Café, nearby dining options for residents are extensive. Marco's Pizza and local favorite Emily's Taqueria are within easy driving distance and offer dine-in and takeout. Downtown Katy features a blend of chain restaurants, independent cafes, and boutiques.
Elyson Local Highlights
- Comprehensive community center—enjoy everything from swimming to a workout to a sit-down dinner, all in the same place.
- Elyson has multiple growing commercial centers at The Shops at Elyson and The Plaza at Elyson, including a local Target.
- Get a taste of farm-to-table freshness with growing fruit and nut orchards! Planted orchards include peach, pecan, orange, fig, and loquat.
- Looking for more master-planned communities like Elyson? Check out the other entries on our list of the best master-planned communities near Houston.
Elyson School Information
Elyson is part of Katy ISD and has its own local elementary school, middle school, and high school.
- McElwain Elementary School: Considered one of Katy ISD's newer schools, McElwain Elementary School is within walking distance of many homes in Elyson. It is a state-of-the-art learning institution that helps students learn about STEM subjects at a young age. McElwain Elementary School serves students in Grades K through 5.
- Stockdick Junior High: Located in the Ventana Lakes community just down the road, Stockdick Junior High is a public school with collaboration and individualized learning in mind. It serves over 1,300 students in Grades 6 through 8.
- Paetow High School: Considered a pioneer in education, Paetow High School sets the standard of innovation. Paetow High School has approximately 1,300 students and serves grades 9 through 12, with a student-to-teacher ratio of 14:1.
Beyond the schools in Katy ISD, Elyson is close to many private and charter schools in the area. Younger students can attend charter schools like Harmony Science Academy or Aristoi Classical Academy. Local charter schools for older students include Harmony School of Innovation and Aristoi Classical Upper Academy.
Elyson also has local child care facilities at the Kiddie Academy of Elyson and a public charter elementary school, Harmony School of Excellence - Katy.
Those looking for master-planned elegance in the Houston area can feel confident starting their search in Elyson.
Elyson Real Estate Search
The Elyson home listings on this page are updated several times per day with information from the Katy, Texas MLS.
Each Elyson MLS listing includes: the property price, days on the market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent.
Remember to review local Elyson property tax information and if the current listing is active, under contract, and pending. Many properties have features such as greenbelt locations and swimming pools, and these will be listed with Elyson community amenities such as golf courses and parks.
Elyson Real Estate Agents
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