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 New Home Prices – Part 1 New Homes

Filed in Heights Price Trends by on October 25, 2009
Houston Heights New Home Prices – Part 1 New Homes

Houston Heights New Home Prices I will talk about Houston Heights resale home prices in a later post. This one specifically targets new, single-family homes. The big factor in prices of all Houston inner-loop construction is land cost. Land in the Heights runs from $25-$40/SF, depending on location. Thus a 66×100 ft lot can cost $165,000-$265,000. […]

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Inner Loop Home Prices – Sticker Shock

Filed in Heights Price Trends by on October 21, 2009
Inner Loop Home Prices – Sticker Shock

Inner Loop Home Prices – Why so High? Why do these Houston Inner Loop Homes Cost So Much? January 31, 2014 notes: This is an old post, but the reasoning still stands. Land prices continue to go up, and so do house prices. See my Neighborhood Page on Houston Heights, and recent posts. I do […]

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Save the Neighborhood!? Don’t Tear it Down!?

Filed in Heights News & Events by on October 19, 2009
Save the Neighborhood!? Don’t Tear it Down!?

Don’t Tear it Down? January 2014 Note: I wrote this post back in 2009. It still applies today. The multiple historic districts make preservation even more imperative. The Heights has gone through several periods of intense renovations. We are in one again. However, renovating a Heights home today is not for the faint of heart, […]

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Heights Area Real Estate Market-Then & Now

Filed in Heights Price Trends by on October 5, 2009
Heights Area Real Estate Market-Then & Now

Heights Area Real Estate Market-Then & Now January 2014 Update: This is a 2009 post. I keep it around to show what the market used to be like…the good old days. Back then I showed Days on Market (DOM) to be 6-7 months. The 2014 DOM is currently about 30 days. Here is a more recent […]

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