Tag: heights

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 Boulevard Realty

Bill Baldwin’s Real Estate Outlook: Real Estate After Harvey

This post is part of a series called Rediscovering Houston After Harvey Last Thursday, just over a week removed from the brunt of Hurricane Harvey, Boulevard Realty broker/owner Bill Baldwin discussed the reality of Houston’s upcoming real estate issues as the city moves forward after the historically devastating storm. Bill spoke to a packed house…

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By Boulevard Realty

Rediscovering I-45 North…and More Part 1: I-10 to 610

Yesterday concluded the extended initial public comment period for TxDOT’s expansion of I-45. This ambitious yet necessary undertaking will impact Houstonians who travel I-45 from the Beltway North all the way through downtown and will be tackled in several phases. TxDOT is expertly tracking and publicizing the developments on a website dedicated to the project,…

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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 Boulevard Realty

Life in the Fast Lane on Studewood

One of the things we love about our new Heights home on Studewood is the whir of fast-moving traffic up and down what is a major thoroughfare connecting the Heights (where it ends its northbound life as Studewood), Washington Corridor (where it goes by Studemont) Neartown/Montrose (where it’s Montrose Boulevard), and Hermann Park (where it…

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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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By Bayou City Life

Bayou City Life Presents Your Field Notes Guide to the Heights

This post is part of a series called Bayou City Life Becky Davis and Mark Standridge love the city of Houston and know you do too. They want to make sure you can find the best of what the city’s close-in neighborhoods have to offer. That’s why they’re sharing their Field Notes Guides, filling you in on where…

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