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Heights Real Estate Blog

Heights Real Estate Blog

Trying to figure out where to buy inside the loop or near the Heights? This blog gives the latest posts on different neighborhood events, pricing, etc.

For detailed neighborhood information with prices, home styles,  MLS  Search,  etc., see my page on the Heights and Greater Heights. This describes many of the various “Heights” neighborhoods.

For other areas outside the Heights see the page on Areas Near the Heights.

Lastly, to tie all the neighborhoods together see my Interactive Heights Map.

You may also scroll through the latest posts below:

Arts and Crafts Style Lodge, Old Faithful Inn

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 16, 2012
Arts and Crafts Style Lodge, Old Faithful Inn

The Ultimate Arts and Crafts Style Building Before returning to more mundane real estate blog posts, let me show you the ultimate Arts and Crafts style building I saw in Yellowstone. The Old Faithful Inn was built in 1903, when the Arts and Craft movement was at it’s peak. This movement away from Victorian style […]

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Lindale Park Turns 75

Filed in Lindale Park Sales & Price Trends by on October 12, 2012
Lindale Park Turns 75

Lindale Park Turns 75 January 2014 Update: Lindale Park remains one of my favorite picks for price escalation. Be sure to read my page on this neighborhood and many posts. Contact me or my team for advice on this and other older close-in neighborhoods. One of my favorite neighborhoods, Lindale Park,  has it’s 75th birthday […]

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Norhill Home Tour

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 11, 2012
Norhill Home Tour

Norhill Home Tour is this Weekend The Norhill Home Tour is this weekend 10/13 & 14th, 2012. Excuse the last minute notification, but if you like Craftsman style homes, or are just wondering what Heights homes are about, come visit these 6 homes. The link above will take you to Norhill Association site to purchase […]

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Another Victorian Home-Out of Town

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 10, 2012
Another Victorian Home-Out of Town

Victorian Home in Bozeman I just spent a vacation in Bozeman, Montana, and Yellowstone. This is the perfect time of the year to do this. The Summer crowds are gone, the temperatures are cool for hiking (their Fall seems only to last for 2 weeks-my timing was perfect), the elk and antelope come down from […]

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Heights Victorian Home-Renovation & Expansion

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on September 28, 2012
Heights Victorian Home-Renovation & Expansion

Heights Victorian Home Renovation January 2014 Update: This house turned out so well that HDT is in the middle of remodeling two other homes, 1845 Harvard AND 1539 Rutland HDT Builders is renovating and expanding a big home at 825 Harvard St. When complete, it will be a two story 2729 SF on a 6600 […]

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Lindale Park Houses-Update-Mid 2012

Filed in Lindale Park Sales & Price Trends by on September 1, 2012
Lindale Park Houses-Update-Mid 2012

Lindale Park Houses Lindale Park has several renovated homes for sale now. This is different than my previous post, where few homes were available.  These range from ~$175K to almost $300K. A few of these are shown in the attached pdf of Lindale Park-Active & Pending Homes. These were chosen to show what is available […]

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Studewood Fiesta Closing

Filed in Heights News & Events by on August 23, 2012
Studewood Fiesta Closing

Studewood Fiesta Closing The Fiesta store on Studewood is closing. I’m only writing about it, because it is causing a stir in the neighborhood. We don’t like change, we don’t like big, we don’t like Weingarten Realty; everyone knows they are bad (didn’t they cause turmoil with the River Oaks Theatre?), and also they are big. […]

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Heights Apartment Complex for Sale-10 Units

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on August 21, 2012
Heights Apartment Complex for Sale-10 Units

Heights Apartment Complex For Sale: 10 Units – $750,000 January 2014 Update: This apartment complex sold long ago. Prices for Heights apartments jumped in price as did everything inside the loop. The are very difficult to find now. Just a quick look at apartments listed by my business partner. 911 Byrne St. is a small […]

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Long Point Fault Line

Filed in Heights News & Events by on August 12, 2012
Long Point Fault Line

  Long Point Fault line I keep getting requests for a map of the Spring Branch/Long Point fault line. Houston has fault lines all over. Not the earthquake kind, just slow slippage. The one I’m most familiar with is in Spring Branch. I’ve lived there, and sold a lot of homes there so I’m familiar […]

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Norhill Home Prices -2012

Filed in Norhill Homes for Sale by on August 9, 2012
Norhill Home Prices -2012

Recent Norhill (Norhill Heights) home sales are shown, and Norhill Historic District is mapped.

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