Category: Reinvent

By Bill Baldwin

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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By Boulevard Realty

Law Offices Trending Smaller—and to Heights Boulevard

We recently came across an interesting article by Robert Carr discussing the growing trend among law offices around the United States of, well, not growing. Law firms all across America are reducing the amount of office space they occupy and Houston firms are no exception. This can mean moving away from big office buildings downtown or in other…

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By Boulevard Realty

Rediscovering Acres Homes with a de Menil-Backed Community for Creative Living

Many people embrace living in small towns because they enjoy the sense of community that is often unavailable in large cities. Ten minutes north of Houston, however, there is a community with a rich history and a distinct identity as a wooded semi-rural retreat nestled within one of the largest cities in the country: Acres Homes….

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By Eric Turner

4 Exciting Things on the Horizon in Sunset Heights

With our home and, more importantly, our heart in the Heights, we naturally love everything about this area. One of our favorite pockets of the Heights though is Sunset Heights, the northern portion of the Greater Heights area. I, personally, can’t get enough of Sunset Heights, and am so proud to have the opportunity to present some of its…

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By Eric Turner

6 Reasons To Set Your Sights on Sunset Heights

With our home and, more importantly, our heart in the Heights, we naturally love everything about this area. One of our favorite pockets of the Heights though is Sunset Heights, the northern portion of the Greater Heights area. I, personally, can’t get enough of Sunset Heights, and am so proud to have the opportunity to present some of its…

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By Eric Turner

Yes, Houston is Urban-Minded

Janette Sadik-Khan, former Transportation Commissioner for New York City, was in Houston on Wednesday, May 18th to speak at the Rice University Kinder Institute for Urban Research Forum. Sadik-Khan is one of the world’s foremost authorities on transportation and urban reformation and she discussed both in depth during the talk. Boulevard Realty broker/owner Bill Baldwin and…

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By Bill Baldwin

Bill’s 50 Things to Rediscover | #14: “Streetfighting” with Janette Sadik-Khan

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things I had the distinct pleasure of hearing one of my personal heroes speak in person the other week at the Rice University Kinder Institute for Urban Research Forum held at the Museum of Fine Arts. Janette Sadik-Khan is the former Commissioner for New York City’s…

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