Lately Houston is showing signs of reversing the trend decades of suburban expansion as homeowners are tiring of lengthy commutes. Although land is more expensive in town, homebuyers are seeing the advantage of living nearer to centers of commerce and culture.
Many people opt to build urban house plans that are designed to contain ample living space within a smaller footprint. Others see an opportunity to build both a home and an additional investment with a townhouse duplex plan. In many cases, building to duplex to live in one and rent the other means that a majority of the duplex owner