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July 9, 2018

4905 Mandell Street | FOR SALE in Houston's Boulevard Oaks!

4905 Mandell Street is a charming updated 1935 Boulevard Oaks home. This property has three bedrooms, three full bathrooms, and a backyard pool. Recently replaced roof shingles, replastered pool, and repainted kitchen! Other features include neutral wall colors, crown moldings, hardwood floors, spacious living and dining areas, natural lighting provided by the large windows, and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,468 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,148 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #24132652

Features

  • Hardwood floors, neutral paint colors, crown moldings.
  • A classic wrought iron fence around the front yard along with an automatic driveway gate.
  • Wood and leaded glass front door.
  • Living room with gas/wood burning fireplace. Open floor plan to the living, family, and dining rooms. Tiled family room overlooks backyard and pool, bathroom with shower off of family room.
  • Updated and freshly painted granite kitchen. Island with vegetable sink, breakfast bar seating, and wine refrigerator. Stainless Thermador and Viking appliances Breakfast area located off of kitchen.
  • Master bedroom with gas or wood-burning fireplace, hardwood floors, neutral paint, and great windows. Walk-in closet connects to secondary room off of bedroom currently in use as a study, but could also be a workout area or nursery.
  • Spacious second and third bedrooms share a full bathroom. Third bedroom has a cedar closet. 
  • Backyard chlorinated pool has been freshly replastered. Pergola off of kitchen, French doors to family room, and a koi pond!
  • Roof shingles freshly replaced. Decking was fine.
  • Zoned to Poe Elementary School, Lanier Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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July 6, 2018

24002 Goodfellow Drive | LEASED in Spring, TX!

Traditional house in Spring TX with three bedrooms and two full bath located in quiet neighborhood close to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH), I 45, Hardy Toll Road and The Woodlands. Kitchen and dining room opens to living room. Beside central AC unit, there is an energy efficient mini split AC unit in living room. Refrigerator in kitchen stays.The three bedrooms are spacious w/good closet space. From the living room nice view of the backyard featuring a gazebo, covered deck and wooden dog house. Pets case by case. Lawn and trees maintenance included with rent.

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,678 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,160 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Barbara Corletto
  • MLS #64555533

Features

  • Open floorplan with living and dining rooms open to kitchen.
  • Refrigerator remains with property.
  • Three spacious bedrooms with good closet space.
  • Backyard with gazebo, covered deck, and wooden dog house.
  • Lawn and tree maintenance included as part of the rent.
  • Convenient location near George Bush Intercontinental Airport and the Woodlands.

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July 6, 2018

2342 Fairway Pointe Drive | SOLD in League City, TX!

2342 Fairway Pointe Drive is a beautiful Village Builder patio home located in the gated golf course community of Fairway Pointe in the South Shore Harbour area of League City. With an open floor plan and a brick patio complete with water feature, this lovely three bedroom, two and a half bath home is located in a park-like setting amidst the South Shore Country Club Golf Course. 

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,549 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,194 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Jim Barker
  • MLS #90749295

Features

  • Good natural lighting and pre-wired speakers throughotu the house.
  • Leaded glass front door. Entry with ten foot ceilings, deep crown moldings. Formal dining room located and one of the secondary bedrooms lare ocated off of entry.
  • Formal dining room with crown moldings chair rails, wide-plank hardwoods.
  • Large living room with custom built-in book cases and cabinets. Floor-mounted electrical outlet. Gas log fireplace. Large bank of windows overlooks the backyard. French doors leading to the study/media room.
  • Study currently in use as a media room. Custom built-ins, French doors exit to private exterior atrium.
  • Island kitchen with storage cabinets, under counter and over cabinet lighting, granite counters, a vented gas cooktop, built-in oven and microwave, and built-in desk. Open to living room. Breakfast area off of kitchen.
  • Utility room, half bathroom, and garage located off of breakfast area.
  • Master bedroom suite with two seating areas, hardwood floors, coffered ceiling, walk-in closet. View onto third hole fairway of South Shores Country Club. Master bathroom with vanity seat, double sinks. Separate shower and spa tub.
  • Two secondary bedrooms, each with walk-in closets, are served by full bathroom in the hall.
  • Backyard overlooks the golf course. Covered patio with three skylights for natural light, remote-control storm shutters. 
  • Gated subdivision with entry controlled by individual access codes and remote controls for property owners. Fairway Pointe is located amidst the South Shore Country Club Golf Course.
  • Low HOA Fee of $510 per year.

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July 3, 2018

Lori's Listing is Pending!

Lori Loria Hess of Roger Martin Properties with Pending real estate signCongratulations to Lori Loria Hess - her new listing at 2719 Pittsburg is pending. This is one HAPPY lady!   

June 29, 2018

6601 Brompton Road | SOLD in West University Place, TX!

Sparkling clean 4-bedroom 4-bath on a corner lot near Whitt Johnson Park in one of the most sought after parts of West U. Curb appeal with mature trees, front porch, and a balcony. Split bedroom plan. A bedroom and bath down and a master suite upstairs above the formal living room. Wonderful living space has a formal living room, formal dining room with a mock fireplace, an updated kitchen, gas cooking, a family room with WB fireplace, a mud room area, a utility closet, and a set of stairs leading up to two bedrooms and two full bathrooms above the attached garage. Generous room sizes and tons of closet space. Hardwoods throughout most of the downstairs. Gas cooking, gas dryer connection, two zones of A/C and heat and a two-car attached garage.

Property Information

  • House Size: 3,504 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 5,000 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full
  • Listed by Vicki Chu
  • MLS # 28097717

Features

  • Corner lot with mature trees.
  • Large front porch with leaded glass door and side lights.
  • Open first floor living area with hardwoods.
  • Formal living room with large bay window near front entry.
  • Formal dining room with mock fireplace.
  • Downstairs front bedroom with two closets plus an extra storage closet under the stairway.
  • Updated kitchen with gas cooktop, granite counters.
  • Den with woodburning fireplace.
  • Mud room area by backdoor and attached garage.
  • Garage and two upstairs bedrooms added to the back of the house in 2006.
  • Large master bedroom suite with two walk-in closets, a linen closet, and French doors leading to the private front balcony. Master bathroom with double vanity, whirlpool tub, and separate shower.
  • Both upstairs secondary bedrooms have two walk-in closets, carpet, and en-suite full bathroom with a shower tub.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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June 29, 2018

3120 University Boulevard | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

3120 University Boulevard is a gracious four bedroom, four and a half bathroom home located in the heart of West University Place. This stucco and brick home features a large screened front porch, a massive downstairs master bedroom, a gourmet island kitchen with a six burner stove and double conventional ovens, a steam oven, stainless steel appliances, an open secondary dining room in addition to the formal dining room, an open family room off of the kitchen, an upstairs media room, full guest quarters over the garage, and much, much more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 4,962 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 9,375 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full, 1 Half
  • Quarters: 1 Bed, 1 Full bath
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 52228298

Features

  • Screened front porch with entrances directly to the front entry and downstairs study.
  • Crown moldings, high ceilings, surround sound speakers, and neutral colors are found throughout the home. Recently painted in 2017.
  • Large front study is also well-suited to serving as a home office or library, with extensive built-ins and desk as well as hardwood floors.
  • High end kitchen with Silestone Quartz counter tops and stone floors and Brookhaven cabinets with glass fronts. Appliances include a 60" Wolf 6-burner gas stove with double ovens and grill, wall-mounted pot filler. Convection microwave. Steam oven. Galley island 5' sink system. 2 dishwashers, double-door Subzero refrigerator with freezer drawers. Breakfast bar and breakfast area open to the extensive family room.
  • Front wet bar with granite counters, lighted display cabinets, icemaker and multi-drawer refrigerator.
  • Front formal dining room with tray ceiling, hardwood floors, and built-in china cabinet.
  • Massive open family room. Fireplace with granite surrounds, art lighting and niches. Arched openings to the informal dining and sitting areas.
  • Informal dining area along the north side of the home overlooking the rear deck and summer kitchen. Second wet bar and buffet serving area.
  • Downstairs master bedroom suite with built-in shelves, hardwood floors, high windows for natural light. Adjoining room overlooks backyard and deck. Great as an exercise area, home office, or nursey.
  • Two master bathrooms. Primary master bath has double sinks, air tub, separate shower. Granite counters, great storage space. Large walk-in closet. Secondary master bathroom with single sink and shower. Stackable washer and dryer.
  • All three of the upstairs secondary bedrooms have hardwood floors and walk-in closets. Second and third bedrooms share a full bath with double sinks, granite counters, and a tub/shower. Other upstairs bedroom has a full en suite bath.
  • Upstairs utility room with granite counters, deep sink, clothes hanging area, high end washer/dryer, and excellent storage.
  • Media room at top of stairs with built-in shelves and room for a big screen television.
  • Guest suite above garage with kitchen, sitting area, bedroom, and stackable washer/dryer.
  • Rear deck is made of durable Hardiplank. Well-maintained summer kitchen, as well as a retractable awning. 
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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June 29, 2018

3754 Robinhood Street | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

3754 Robinhood is a stately property located in the desribable 3700 block of West Unviersity Place. This four bedroom, three and a half bath home includes features such as formal living and dining rooms, an island kitchen, and a gorgeous backyard living area with a forty foot heated saltwater pool with spa, an outdoor fireplace, and pergola. 

Property Information

  • House Size: 3,699 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,500 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 16474838

Features

  • Hardwood floors downstairs, high ceilings, crown moldings, and extensive windows.
  • Formal living room with wall-sized windows.
  • Formal dining room with chair rail.
  • Kitchen remodeled in 2016 with Solarius granite counters, tumbled travertine tile floors, high-end stainless steel appliances, and custom cabinetry. Kitchen-Aid convection double ovens and microwave. Jenn-Air five-burner cooktop. LG French door with drawers refrigerator. Bosch dishwasher. Breakfast bar seating plus room for a table, opens to family room.
  • Family room with wall of built-in shelving plus storage closets. Granite surround custom wood or gas fireplace. Six floor-to-ceiling French Windows overlooking backyard.
  • Master bedroom suite with coffered 10' ceiling, built-in headboard. Master bathroom with separate vanities and sinks, jet tub, separate shower, two large closets.
  • Second story library area.
  • Backyard living with custom textured concrete deck, pergola, outdoor masonry fireplace, built-in swing, mosquito control system, 40' heated salt water pool with spa and diving board. Completely re-landscaped in 2011, full sprinklers. Gravel area for grilling, smoking, and crawfish boils.  
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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June 29, 2018

4102 Dartmouth Avenue | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

4102 Dartmouth Avenue is a custom-built four bed, four and a half bath Crafstman style home built on a corner lot in West University Place. This home features an oversized front porch and a leaded glass front door; first floor hardwoods, crown moldings, and neutral paints; a kitchen with double islands, stainless steel appliances, and a breakfast area; a spacious master bedroom space; a third floor flex space and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 4,215 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 5,840 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by John Marshall
  • MLS # 28003987

Features

  • Corner lot.
  • Oversized front porch with leaded glass front door.
  • First floor has hardwood floors, crown moldings, and neutral paint throughout, as well as a full bathroom.
  • Multi-purpose study/library.
  • Formal dining and living rooms.
  • Large family room with a gaslog fireplace. Family room is open to the kitchen.
  • Fantastic granite kitchen with two islands,one for cooking and the other as a breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances, and a separate breakfast area.
  • Spacious master bedroom with Mansard ceiling, ensuite bath, great natural lighting, and plenty of room for a sitting or reading area. Master bath with soaking tub, separate shower, two sinks, and two walk-in closets.
  • Secondary bedroom with ensuite full bathroom.
  • Third and fourth bedrooms share a Hollywood bath-and-a-half.
  • Third floor flex room could be a media room, office, or play room.
  • Backyard with green space and a covered patio.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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June 29, 2018

2000 Bagby #9412 | SOLD in Midtown!

2000 Bagby #9420 is a contemporary two story, two bedroom, two full bathroom condo located on the ninth floor of Midtown's Rise Lofts. This jewel of a unit is located just above the tree-line, offering spectacular views, while the complex offers amenities such as an infinity pool, a zen garden, an outdoor terrace, and social areas! 

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,884 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Sachin Chowdhry
  • MLS # 61083597

Features

  • Great Midtown location with a fantastic view of the Downtown skyline from the ninth floor.
  • Controlled access building.
  • Polished concrete floors on the first floor of the unit, carpet on the second.
  • Open floor plan kitchen, dining, and living areas on the first floor of the unit.
  • Island kitchen with dark oak cabinets, stainless appliances, granite counters, and breakfast bar seating.
  • Twenty-foot windows in the living area provide a spectacular view. Balcony off of the living room as well.
  • Perfect space for a study or game room on the loft overlooking living room.
  • Carpeted master bedroom suite tucked behind the game room/study area by sliding doors. Spacious. Master bathroom features double porcelain sinks, granite counters, vanity cabinets, extra-deep soaking tub and a separate double shower.
  • Secondary bedroom with polished concrete floors, built-in closets, and an en suite bathroom. Bathroom has a glass-walled shower, marble counters, and hallway access.
  • Wonderful building amenities such as a rooftop infinity pool and hot tub/spa, outdoor terrace, and zen garden.
  • Great proximity to popular shops, restaurants, and clubs. 
  • Zoned to Gregory-Lincoln Elementary School, Gregory-Lincoln Middle School, and Heights High School. Please check availability.

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June 12, 2018

4219 Emory Avenue | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

4219 Emory Avenue is a updated West University Place home with two bedrooms and two full baths. This home was completely rebuilt from the studs in 2003, and has features such as vaulted ceilings, hardwood and travertine floors, an open floor plan, a huge master suite with a vaulted ceiling, and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,800 sq ft per Builder
  • Lot Size: 5,000 sq ft per Appraisal District
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 50465965

Features

  • Fully rebuilt and remodeled in 2003.
  • Flagstone walkway leading to front door. Exterior is low-maintenance Hardiplank.
  • Formal living room by entry has gleaming oak hardwoods, crown moldings, recessed lighting, low-e windows, and netural colors. 
  • Double French doors off of the formal living room lead to the study/secondary bedroom. Generous double-door closet.
  • Hall bath with granite counters, glass shower, and stone tile floors.
  • Kitchen features plentiful cabinets, double stainless sink, Kitchenade stainless steel refrigerator, stainless KitchenAid vent hood, and a KitchenAid Superba 4-burner gas stove and oven, bull-nose granite counters. Sliding door leads to utility area, with stacking washer/dryer which remaing with the house. Refrigerator remains as well. Open to living and dining area.
  • Large, spacious living/dining space with breakfast bar overlooking kitchen, recessed lighting. French doors lead into the backyard.
  • Master bedroom suite with vaulted ceiling, recessed art lighting, hardwood floors, and private double French doors leading into the back yard. Master bath with granite counters, limestone floors, a soaking tub, plentiful storage, and a separate glass-walled shower. Huge walk-in master closets with California Closet design and attic access for additional storage.
  • Fully-fenced yard with sprinkler system and "up" lighting int he trees. Flagstone walkway leads to a floating patio topped with a pergola. The pergola features exterior lighting, a cooling fan, and a fountain.
  • Great West University Place location with easy access to downtown Houston, the Galleria, and the Texas Medical Center.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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