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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:

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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Heights Home Sales-Update

Filed in Heights Price Trends by on August 6, 2012
Heights Home Sales-Update

Heights Home Sales Boom Heights home sales are booming. Houston is a hot relocation center now for oil & energy related companies, and the Heights/Inner Loop  is where a lot of them want to be. I would say about 1/3 of my sales this year came from energy people. I don’t know what else is […]

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Renovated Heights Bungalow + Apartment

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on July 5, 2012
Renovated Heights Bungalow + Apartment

  Renovated Heights Bungalow For Sale 932 Tulane St in Houston Heights is a beautifully renovated and expanded 2/2/2 with apartment. January 2014 Update: This home sold long ago, of course, but Heights bungalows are great demand these days. Prices are much higher now. Call if I can help you buy or sell. It is […]

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Oak Forest New Construction-Update 2012

Filed in Oak Forest Sales & Price Trends by on June 3, 2012
Oak Forest New Construction-Update 2012

Oak Forest New Construction is Booming. January 2014 Update: There are later posts on Oak Forest. There are two recent developments in Oak Forest new construction. When I last wrote about Oak Forest new homes there were 15 new homes for sale, and they were mostly in Sec 1 of Oak Forest (the SE corner of […]

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Lindale Park Update-Late 2012

Filed in Lindale Park Sales & Price Trends by on June 2, 2012
Lindale Park Update-Late 2012

Lindale Park Update My previous Lindale Park update was Nov, 2010. In it I showed 14 homes active or pending. These ranged from $105K –$325K. Most of these were very nice homes. I drove through a few days ago and it’s entirely different feel. There were very few homes for sale, and no FSBO’s (For […]

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A Heights Townhouse that is not a Townhouse

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on May 30, 2012
A Heights Townhouse that is not a Townhouse

  Heights Home for Sale – Better than a Townhouse Update: This property sold soon after this post was done. The Heights market has since gone crazy. One of the biggest reasons for picking a townhome over a single family home is having a smaller lot. The smaller lot equates to lower land cost, and […]

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