Author: Boulevard Realty

Boulevard Realty is a top grossing residential real estate firm in Houston, ranking as one of the city's top 10 inner loop firms and its top mid-size firm. It is also recognized as one of Houston Business Journal's Top 25 residential real estate firms. Boulevard has offices in the Heights and West University, but its agents are active all over Houston. In addition, Boulevard has agents living and working in Galveston, with an office in the historic Washington Building in Downtown Galveston. The company’s broker/owner, Bill Baldwin, consistently rates as one of the Top 25 Residential Realtors in Houston.
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White Linen Night is Saturday, Aug. 1, 6-10 p.m.

White Linen Night in The Heights is this Saturday, August 1, 2015, from 6-10 p.m. The event shines the spotlight on local artists, charities and businesses that thrive in the eclectic Heights neighborhood. This year plans to be bigger and better than ever as organizers expand the staging areas, featured activities and participants. White Linen…

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House Styles to Know | #2: 1880-1910: Queen Anne Style

This post is part of a series called House Styles to Know It’s hard to have a real estate blog without mentioning different styles of homes. Keep watching for more styles, but this post provides information about Queen Anne Style homes that were generally built 1880-1910. Of all the Victorian house styles, Queen Anne is…

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House Styles To Know | #1: 1861-1930: Shotgun

This post is part of a series called House Styles to Know It’s hard to have a real estate blog without mentioning different styles of homes. Keep watching for more styles, but let’s begin with what was probably the first style in Houston: the Shotgun house. Shotgun houses have been built since the time of…

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Food Trucks to Stalk on Social Media

Guest Post by Thomas: Food trucks hit the mainstream a few years back and the boom isn’t over. There are new chuck wagons gassing up every day in Houston with cheesy puns for names branded on all sides. How are we supposed to keep up especially when they’re on the move at the drop if…

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Hole in the Wall Mexican Restaurants that Might Actually Have Holes in Their Walls

Guest Post by Thomas: Yeah yeah, we all like the beef fajitas at Pappasito’s and who doesn’t ask for a straw when the waitress at Chuy’s brings you a bowl of Jalapeno Ranch? Chain Tex-Mex joints are top-notch, consistent, and appeal to the widest demo they can, so it’s no wonder there’s a Torchy’s trending…

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Location, Location, Location: Urban Living Redefined at Summer Heights

Summer Heights is a collection of six new homes on the 600 block of Allston by Heights-based builders Smith Family Homes. The last home to be completed there is 639 Allston which features amazing wraparound porches on both the first and second floors. The home relishes a unique location on the Heights Hike & Bike Trail. In addition,…

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Pop Vows: Where Equality, Advocacy, and Pop Up Culture Meet!

Tomorrow will mark the first official Pop Vows ceremony, which, if you think about it long enough, is exactly what it sounds like: the pop-up equivalent of a wedding celebration. The concept has been brought to life by Kymberlie McGuire and Trish Robinson, and their description of the project from the Pop Vows website reminds us of…

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