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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 Boulevard Realty

Where to Live Next: Greater Northside & Near Northside

This post is part of a series called Where to Live Next in Houston LOCAL is one of our favorite magazines in the city, and it’s where most Houstonians look to find what’s hot in the city now and in the near future. Even being the urban pioneers they are—LOCAL is of course formerly known as…

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By Boulevard Realty

Houston Neighborhoods That Should Be on Your Radar

What comes after up-and-coming? Rediscovering Houston partnered with Trulia (trulia.com) to share the top Houston neighborhoods to watch for Millennials. By Katie Bassett, Trulia It’s no secret that Houston real estate is hot right now, with so many millennials looking to buy homes here. However, there are over 150 neighborhood districts that hold very diverse…

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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 Boulevard Realty

Walkability in Houston

Marketplace had an interesting story yesterday about walkability, which of course got us thinking. Some people see Houston as a city where you have to drive everywhere you go, no matter what the errand, activity, or event. We understand that this can be the case in some parts of the city, but we’re also well aware of the walkable…

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By Bill Baldwin

Bill’s 50 Places to Rediscover | #5: Market Square Park

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Today marks the 5th birthday of Houston’s Historic Market Square Park. If you’re not familiar with the park, you can find it in the heart of downtown Houston’s Historic District. Covering one square block, it is bounded by Milam, Preston, Travis and Congress. In…

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