Category: Revisit

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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By Pamela Green

Pam’s GOOFy Summer of Fun: King’s Bierhaus

This post is part of a series called Pam's GOOFy Summer of Fun Garden Oaks and Oak Forest aren’t just great places to live. They’re filled with hip bars, amazing local restaurants, and fun outdoor activities… During this hot Houston summer, I wanted to share with you three of my favorite GOOF places to hang…

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By Pamela Green

Pam’s GOOFy Summer of Fun: Petrol Station

This post is part of a series called Pam's GOOFy Summer of Fun Garden Oaks and Oak Forest aren’t just great places to live. They’re filled with hip bars, amazing local restaurants, and fun outdoor activities… During this hot Houston summer, I wanted to share with you three of my favorite GOOF places to hang…

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