Quick Facts

  • Current Prices:$59,900 to $5,750,000
  • Closed Prices:$35,000 to $1,675,500
  • Median Sale Price:$189,000
  • Average $ per sq ft:$152
  • Association Fee Ranges:$175/quarter,$0 to $2550,$0 to $6600,$10 to $868/mo
(based on data from the last 12 months)
  • Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
  • Age:1942 to 2018
  • Sq. Ft.:496 to 23,562Sq. Ft.
  • Bedrooms:0 to 18Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms:0 to 10Bathrooms
  • Lot Sizes:0 - 5+ acres

Where to Live

There are many nice, quiet subdivisions in the neighborhood. Property types are eclectic here and range from single-family homes to luxury condominiums. The majority of residential communities can be found on Westheimer Road, Richmond Avenue, South Gessner Road, and Memorial Drive on the north side. Due to its location, the properties on the market in this area tend to be more expensive compared to other neighborhoods.

Where to Eat

There is a variety of ethnic and American restaurants in the area. Whether you’re craving premium steaks, French cuisine, or a hot bowl of traditional Ramen noodles, this neighborhood has it all. The most popular areas for the city’s foodies are on Westheimer Road and Richmond Avenue. However, be warned that traffic in these perpetually busy areas tend to get clogged up during the evenings, especially on weekends and holidays.

What You'll See

This area is a mix of suburban residences, urban commercial districts, and luxury condos. You will see a diverse group of people in this area, reflecting Houston’s increasingly dynamic and exciting demographics. Economically speaking, the area is considered affluent and you will see evidence of this in the properties, luxury cars, and high-end retail shops.

Friday Night Fun

You will find a wide range of bars, lounges, hookah cafes, and restaurants with menus rich with different beers, cocktails, and some of the city’s most unique cuisines. The nightlife scene here is trendy but unpretentious, and has a more laidback atmosphere than Washington Avenue. Having said that, Westheimer Road still reigns as one of the city’s liveliest spots on Friday nights—a reputation it’s had for many years. All in all, there is something for everyone.

The Perfect Sunday

Residents like to relax at nearby parks, such as Memorial Park in Rice Military. There are also a handful of country clubs that residents can join, like the Houston Country Club and Lakeside Country Club. Grab brunch or a pick-me-up along Westheimer Road.

Locals Love

Plenty of tree-cover • Many retail shops • Variety of restaurants.

Locals Don't Love

Expensive properties • Occasional flooding • Traffic.

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Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are supplied by Maponics and are subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.

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