Bill's 50 Things

On the year of his 50th birthday, Boulevard Realty broker/owner Bill Baldwin is highlighting 50 activities, places, and facts to rediscover in the inner loop. These are things that sometimes fall under the radar of even native Houstonians, but that he loves and wants to share.

By Bill Baldwin

Bill’s 50 Things to Rediscover | #18: HHA Spring Home & Garden Tour

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things We’re rapidly approaching one of my favorite weekends of the year, and undoubtedly one of the biggest weekends of the year for the Heights. If you don’t already know, this coming weekend is the Houston Heights Association’s 2017 Spring Home & Garden Tour, an…

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Bill’s 50 Places to Rediscover | #16: Morales Funeral Home

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Now I know for some of you, just the thought of a funeral home may be a bit spooky, and I’ll be honest, funeral homes used to kind of creep me out too. But when I was introduced to the Felix H. Morales Funeral…

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Bill’s 50 Things to Rediscover | #13.5: 2017 CounterCurrent Festival

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Around this time last year, I publicly declared my love for CounterCurrent, Houston’s annual festival of bold experimental art (think audio and visual installations, live performances, talks, participatory events and more). Well, a year may have gone by, but my passion for this free event remains…

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Bill’s 50 Places to Rediscover | #15: Historic Kirby Mansion

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things If you’ve lived in close-in Houston for any extended amount of time, you’re likely fairly familiar with Kirby Drive or the shopping/restaurant hot spot that is Upper Kirby. With an office at 6117, we at Boulevard Realty are certainly familiar with the former. Upper Kirby…

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Bill’s 50 Things to Rediscover | #16.5: The Kinder Institute in 2017!

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Last year, I sang my praises for Rice University’s Kinder Institute for Urban Research, and all it does to help us wrap our heads around some of Houston’s biggest strengths and challenges as an urban environment. In 2016 alone, the Kinder Institute produced 19 detailed reports…

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Bill Baldwin: Honored to be of service along with Houston’s 36,000 “redefined” realtors

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Having worked as a realtor in Houston for close to 20 years now, I’m obviously quite familiar with the numerous benefits of the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR). For those not working in real estate though, it may be hard to fully appreciate the significance of HAR in…

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Bill’s 50 Things to Rediscover | #17: Plan Houston

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things If you’re reading this, you probably agree with me that Houston is a great place to call home. Or maybe you still need some convincing and are simply looking to rediscover the best of what Houston has to offer, from Cigna Sunday Streets to…

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