Get ready to party on South Padre Island! Corpus Christi, Texas, otherwise known as "Sparkling City by the Sea," is a pleasant seaside town with a strong economy based in petroleum and the petrochemical industries. Corpus Christi's beaches make it the perfect city for relaxation after a day's work. For weekend trips, or maybe even quick getaways, the party-central of South Padre Island is second-to-none. Partying is, of course, only one thing to do there and in Corpus Christi, however. The seaside location gives immediate access to boating, fishing, nature viewing, and hunting activities. Corpus Christi also offers a great selection of schools. Six school districts filled with many high school choices, as well as renowned higher education institutions such as Texas A&M Corpus-Christi, make Corpus Christi a premier city for those concerned with educational options. The economy is diverse and has a good set of stable sources- tourism and the Port of Corpus Christi, the fifth largest port in the country, make up a large portion of economic activity of the type that won't disappear for a long time. Corpus Christi offers a wide variety of luxury townhomes, spacious family abodes, and suburban communities. Home layouts also cover a wide range: two beds and two baths will be your smallest bet and six beds and four baths your largest. Home prices in Texas are also quite low compared to national averages- prices range from 110000 to 1995000. Don't let the high end scare you- most houses fall just around 200000. For all the new homes in Corpus Christi make sure to stop by New Home Source today!