Tag: Museum District

By Boulevard Realty

Moving To Houston: Things You Should Know

If you’re considering a relocation to Houston, you’re not alone! In recent years, Houston has been named one of the fastest growing cities in the country. While some might associate Houston with suburban sprawl, stacked-up traffic, and oil drilling, there’s a lot more to this city than just the well-known stereotypes. These days, Houston boasts…

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By Boulevard Realty

Bill Baldwin’s Real Estate Outlook: Mid-Year 2016

In case you missed it, here’s a quick recap of Boulevard Realty’s “State of the Market” event just two weeks ago. It was standing-room only at our Heights office for the presentation and hundreds watched live on Facebook as Boulevard broker/owner Bill Baldwin gave his take on the sometimes conflicting recent headlines surrounding Houston real estate,…

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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 | #13: CounterCurrent Festival

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Houston’s art scene is a dynamic and vibrant one. Our Museum District features 19 museums covering a broad range of arts and culture, while our Theater District is home to nine world renowned performing arts organizations. And I’ve touched on other Houston art and art…

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By Bill Baldwin

Bill’s 50 Things to Rediscover | #12: Mecom Fountain

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things There are countless reasons to take a trip to Hermann Park or the Museum District. With all the beauty to be taken in at the park and the wide range of cultural experiences available at the different museums in the area, it’s no wonder…

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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 Activities to Rediscover | #7: Sunday Streets HTX (Museum Park)

This post is part of a series called Bill's 50 Things Cigna Sunday Streets is back again and for the first time ever the route will span more than one street! In case you’re unfamiliar, Sunday Streets is a four-hour event on select Sundays throught the year during which a Houston street is completely closed to motorized traffic so Houstonians can experience…

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