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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:

Houston Heights Builder, HDT Offers 2 Homes For Sale

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on August 21, 2010
Houston Heights Builder, HDT  Offers 2 Homes For Sale

Houston Heights Builder, HDT has Listed New Home on MLS 1017A Waverly is a unique Craftsman inspired home,priced at $443,500. March 2017 Update: HDT Builders continues to build in the Heights and has 4 homes for sale at 212-224 W 24th St. It is 2168 SF plus unfinished room over garage. 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bath, […]

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Mediterranean Style House For Sale in Houston Heights-Part 2

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on August 17, 2010
Mediterranean Style House For Sale in Houston Heights-Part 2

Mediterranean Style House For Sale in Houston Heights-Part 2 Finally ready for showing. This gently lived in home was built by Pyramid Builders in 2001. This Spanish Revival/Mediterranean style house is still featured on the builder’s  website. See info on  this premier Houston Heights builder. 10/09 Note: This house was taken off the market, now back […]

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Heights New Construction By HDT Builders: Part 2 – Framing, Decking Complete

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on August 10, 2010
Heights New Construction By HDT Builders: Part 2 – Framing, Decking Complete

The two new Houston Heights homes being built by HDT Builders are progressing quickly.  Framing is complete on one (1017A Waverly) and windows are being installed. April 2016 Note: These sold years ago but HDT has just completed 4 new homes at 212-224 W 24th St. in the Height. The framing stage is probably the […]

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HDT Builders – Two New Homes Started In Houston Heights

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on July 31, 2010
HDT Builders – Two New Homes Started In Houston Heights

HDT Builders Starting Next Project in Houston Heights. April 2016: HDT Builders has just completed 4 new homes at 212-224 W 24th in the Heights It takes a lot of time to select lots, negotiate the sale, close on them, survey them, do site prep for construction, get City approval for every step, etc., etc., […]

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Mediterranean Style House in Houston Heights For Sale

Filed in Houston Heights Homes for Sale by on July 20, 2010
Mediterranean Style House in Houston Heights For Sale

An exceptional Mediterranean/Spanish style home is about to come back on market in Houston Heights This home was constructed in 2001 by outstanding Houston Heights builder, Pyramid Builders. Their website shows photos of this home. 510 W 9th St is 2800 SF, 3 Bedroom + Media Room, 2.5 Bath, 2 Car Mediterranean Home. It  is priced […]

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Contemporary Townhouse and Land For Sale Near Northline Rail

Filed in Lindale Park Homes for Sale by on June 29, 2010
Contemporary Townhouse and Land For Sale Near Northline Rail

The long awaited transformation of Fulton St and Near Northside begins… My previous post quotes others on the transformation occurring on Fulton St due to Northside Light Rail construction. Light Rail to Benefit Lindale Park Homes. A Contemporary Townhouse For Sale: 309 Quitman St This townhouse Value Should Greatly Benefit From New Rail Line. The […]

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Lindale Park Area Development – Light Rail Nearing

Filed in Lindale Park Sales & Price Trends by on June 28, 2010
Lindale Park Area Development – Light Rail Nearing

An extremely hot topic in Houston now is is the Northline Light Rail Project underway.  If you are looking for Houston’s next hot spot, this might be it. If you were too late to buy a Houston Heights or Idylwood home at a reasonable price look into Lindale Park.  Quoting from the Houston Chronicle: Metro’s […]

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Woodland Heights Historic District?

Filed in Woodland Heights Homes by on June 21, 2010
Woodland Heights Historic District?

Woodland Heights Historic District? Woodland Heights subdivision** is not yet a historic district, but took its first step in getting there by turning in to City Council a petition signed by 51% of residents.  Maybe it will join other Heights Historic Districts: Houston Heights East;  Historic Heights West;  and tiny Freeland Historic District. The historic designation issue was […]

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Available Homes for Sale in Woodland Heights

Filed in Woodland Heights Homes by on June 16, 2010
Available Homes for Sale in Woodland Heights

Woodland Heights Homes for Sale-2010 My previous post gave info about Woodland Heights homes, history and character. This one gives prices of some Woodland Heights homes for sale. As a Houston Heights Realtor and long-time resident of Woodland Heights, this is my favorite neighborhood. I live in a 1909 Craftsman bungalow on Omar St. The Craftsman style […]

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Houston Heights Homes Sales are Strong

Filed in Heights Price Trends by on June 7, 2010
Houston Heights Homes Sales are Strong

The Houston Association of Realtors (HAR.com) reported Houston home sales up again for April. Sales were up about 25% over April of last year. Their conclusion was that the increase is due to the effects of the First Time Homebuyer Credit, and seasonal effects (Spring, early summer are always good sales months). I won’t say […]

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