Category: Rediscover

By Boulevard Realty

Is This the Most Walkable Corner of the Heights?

It’s pretty incredible to see what’s become of the pocket of our neighborhood around Yale and 6th. Even as recently as 4 years ago, all it really had going for it from a residential or commercial amenities standpoint was former Heights staple, Dry Creek, now the site of newer hot spot Better Luck Tomorrow. Aside…

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By Boulevard Realty

Let Your Christmas Tree Rediscover Life with Sustainable Tree Recycling

The holidays have officially come and gone, and we hope you had a safe, happy, and healthy end of 2017/start of 2018! Sadly, with this joyful season behind us, it’s time to put away the lights and decorations until the holidays return towards the end of 2018. For many of us, that means taking down…

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By Leslie Sjurseth

8 Ways to Light Up Your Holidays in Houston & Beyond

My path in life has given me the great opportunity to travel all over this globe, meaning I’ve experienced the holidays in a variety of places, but it’s always nice to be back home in Houston for this time of year, even if we don’t typically have the cold, snowy weather that most generally associate…

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By Jan Clark

What Comes After Up-and-Coming: Sunset Heights Edition

I’ve lived in the “Central North” area of Houston for quite a few years now and I’ve seen it go through many changes. Loosely composed of the Greater Heights, Lazybrook, Timbergrove, Oak Forest, and Garden Oaks, this area has gone from sleepy, shaded, and serene to just another Houston hot spot. The Heights in particular…

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By Yenny Mattei

Growing Heights Hot Spot Along North Shepherd

North Shepherd has long been one of the busiest major thoroughfares in and out of the Heights, yet until recently, to many it was little more than a means of getting between I-10 and 610 quickly…or a place to get new wheels with a somewhat unfair reputation as a used car lot corridor. This stretch…

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By Boulevard Realty

Where to Live Next: Greater East End

This post is part of a series called Where to Live Next in Houston When LOCAL, one of our favorite Houston magazines, looked to broker Bill Baldwin for “Where to Live Next,” a feature on Houston’s hottest truly up-and-coming neighborhoods, we were excited to see what he had to say. For Bill, up-and-coming in Houston…

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By Boulevard Realty

15 Things to Know About Brooke Smith

If you’re not already familiar with Brooke Smith, the slice of the Greater Heights roughly bordered by North Main, Airline, Cavalcade, and I-45 North, don’t feel too bad, as you’re not alone. For whatever reason (maybe because its name doesn’t include the word Heights), it seems to fly below the radar of most Houstonians looking…

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