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:

Heights Lots For Sale

Filed in Heights Price Trends by on January 30, 2012
Heights Lots For Sale

Heights Lots For Sale Mid 2014 Note: This is a two year old post. Prices have since doubled and land is nearly impossible to find. It does give you an idea of how things have changed in such a short period. See my page on Houston Heights for info on the Heights and more recent […]

Continue Reading »

Recent Timbergrove Manor House For Sale

Filed in Timbergrove & Lazybrook Homes for Sale by on January 16, 2012
Recent Timbergrove Manor House For Sale

Timbergrove Manor House See my page on Timbergrove Manor to see location, map, history, house styles, etc. 1214 Bay Oaks  is for sale at $224,900 1214 Bay Oaks is a cute, well cared for 2 bedroom/1 bath home in Timbergrove Manor. A sparkling kitchen with lots of cabinets, pantry, nice appliances and built-in microwave.A big […]

Continue Reading »

Craftsman Style New Construction Homes on Waverly

Filed in Heights News & Events by on January 12, 2012
Craftsman Style New Construction Homes on Waverly

Craftsman Style New Construction Homes on Waverly-Update July 2014 Update: Contact me to find out about HDT’s latest Heights projects…Rich Craftsman style new construction homes are HDT’s specialty. Big porches, overhanging eaves, exposed rafter tails, heavy square columns, and simplicity of design, combination indoor/outdoor spaces are all part of Craftsman style homes. Whether a bungalow […]

Continue Reading »

HDT Homes on Waverly St.

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on November 16, 2011
HDT Homes on Waverly St.

The HDT Homes on Waverly St. are Progressing The three new HDT homes on Waverly are changing appearance rapidly now. The drought may be horrible for everything else, but it’s good for construction. 1245 Waverly is one of 3 HDT homes on Waverly under construction. It is the furthest along. The exterior is complete (the […]

Continue Reading »

Shady Acres Homes For Sale

Filed in Shady Acres Homes for Sale by on November 8, 2011
Shady Acres Homes For Sale

Shady Acres Homes For Sale-2011 Shady Acres is just West of Houston Heights. Thus it is just West of N Shepherd/Durham, and just inside the 610 N Loop. There is no resemblance to the Heights however. The Heights has a lot of nicely maintained 1920’s-1930’s bungalows and Victorian homes. It also has a good mix […]

Continue Reading »

First Saturday Heights Events

Filed in Heights News & Events by on November 4, 2011
First Saturday Heights Events

Heights Events The Heights is a cool place to live. It becomes even more so as the heat goes away and you can enjoy outdoor events again, and not just suffer through them.  These events become even more delightful as the holidays approach. It may seem I’m late in promoting these events happening tomorrow, but […]

Continue Reading »

Shady Acres Land

Filed in Shady Acres Homes for Sale by on October 31, 2011
Shady Acres Land

Shady Acres land is a good alternative to land in the Heights. Prices are in the low $20’s/SF compared to $30-40/SF for the Heights. A quarter acre lot is available, plus a link to all MLS Shady Acres land for sale.

Continue Reading »

Heights Rentals

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 27, 2011
Heights Rentals

  Heights Rentals are Tough to Find I regularly list homes for rent in Houston Heights, First Ward (Washington Ave/Houston Ave area), and Spring Branch. The Heights rentals often lease very fast. If it’s a cute, clean bungalow it rents quickly. The problem with older homes is with maintenance and updating. A house can be […]

Continue Reading »

Eastwood Home Tour-2011

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 11, 2011
Eastwood Home Tour-2011

Eastwood Home Tour If you like bungalows you need to visit the 16th annual 2011 Eastwood Home Tour Oct 15th & 16th, 12:00-5:00. Tickets are $15. Eastwood is an East End neighborhood establised in 1913 by the same developer as my neighborhood, Woodland Heights. Naturally, you will see the same predominance of Craftsman style bungalows […]

Continue Reading »

Bungalow Art

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 7, 2011
Bungalow Art

If you love bungalows, art, and strange things, you have to see “Fifth Ward Jam” as the two artists Dan Havel and Dean Ruck call their latest work of art. Bungalow Art I’m not a reporter, and I only know what I’ve read about it, so I’m not going to write anything about it.See the […]

Continue Reading »