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Oct. 8, 2013

Ginny Hood Joins Roger Martin Properties

Ginny Hood of Roger Martin Properties

Welcome back, Ginny!

Ginny Hood has re-joined Roger Martin Properties after a hiatus of several years. Ginny has followed her husband as he moved around the world, and we are really happy to have her back with us in Houston!

We've missed you and we are glad you are back!

Roger Martin


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Oct. 1, 2013

8100 Cambridge Street #137 - SOLD in Medical Center Area

8100 Cambridge Street #137 is a cozy home located in the Cambridge Glen Condominium Complex. This two bedroom, one full bath, single story home is conveniently located to the Medical Center and is within walking distance of the light rail, UT Shuttle, and Metro Rail.

Property Information

  • Sold For: $109,150
  • House Size: 1,050 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 83850264


  • Well Maintained Complex near light rail, UT Shuttle and Metro Rail
  • Remodeled kitchen with granite countertops, cherry wood cabinets, and black front appliances.
  • Stone-floored entry, dry bar with built-in wine refrigerator.
  • Wood-burning fireplace in living room.
  • Large master bedroom with walk-in closet. Master bathroom with towel warmer and a built-in CD Radio

>More Great Museum District Homes for Sale


Sept. 24, 2013

2623 Arbuckle St - SOLD in West University Place

2623 Arbuckle is a custom-designed home in a great area of West University. Meticulously maintained, this home has five bedrooms and four and one half baths. The home is zoned to West University Elementary School, Pershing Middle School and Lamar High School.

Please take a look and share this listing with anyone who might like it.

>See Photos, Maps and List Price

Property Information

  • House Size: 5668 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,000 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Listed by JoAnna Ide
  • MLS#98150566
  • SOLD FOR: $1,500,000


  • Mediterranean-Style home with limestone floors, cast stone fireplace, high ceilings, and mahogany built-ins.
  • Stunning, three-story spiral staircase with wrought-iron ballisters.
  • Gourmet kitchen with stainless appliances, granite island, veggie sink, and breakfast area.
  • Heated pool, fountains, lush landscaping, and covered lanai with tiled roof and outdoor kitchen.
  • Designed by Roger Dame and custom-built by Southhampton Homes.

>More Great West University Homes for Sale


Aug. 22, 2013

1105 W 21st Street #D - LEASED in the Heights

1105 W 21st Street #D is a well-maintained patio home located in Shady Acres in the greater Heights area.  This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home has a beautiful blend of traditional and contempoary styling.  

Property Information

  • Leased For: $2,200/mo
  • House Size: 1,500 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 1,756 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #64116162


  • Recent 2005 construction
  • Contemporary styling with hardwood flooring, open trusses and beams.
  • Second floor living area with a combined living and dining room opening directly into the kitchen.
  • Kitchen with granite countes and breakfast bar.
  • Three bedrooms on the third floor, including the master suite. 'Fridge, washer and dryer are all included.

>More Great Heights Homes for Sale


Aug. 13, 2013

4236 Lehigh Street - SOLD in West University Place

4236 Lehigh has an open, easy-flowing floorplan that makes this home perfect for entertaining.  This two-story, 4 bedroom 3.5 bath home has elegant first floor hardwoods, ten-foot ceilings, crown moldings, and an island kitchen with granite counters.

Property Information

  • Sold for $951,500
  • House Size:  3,564 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 5,000 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Listed by Cynthia Candela
  • MLS#89286930


  • Spacious 2006 home with large rooms and generous natural lighting.
  • Hardwood floors and lots of windows.
  • Island kitchen with granite counters, built-in KitchenAid 'frige, and five-burner cooktop with high-heat burner.
  • Second floor master suite with Jacuzzi bath, granite counters, double sinks, stone floors, and a walk-in shower with double shower heads.
  • Beautiful backyard patio landscaped with fruit trees and Knockout roses.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale


Aug. 5, 2013

3743 University Boulevard - SOLD in West University Place!

3743 University Boulevard is a 2-story, 4 bedroom 3.5 bath home across the street from West University Elementary.  The home has an island kitchen with graite counters, a breakfast bar, an enclosed sun porch and a 2-level study or craft room.

Property Information

  • Sold For: $1,015,000
  • House Size: 4,726 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,150 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Listed by 
  • MLS #


  • Spacious 1988 home with large rooms and generous natural lighting
  • Hardwood floors and lots of window.
  • Large kitchen with granite counters and an island breakfast var.
  • Second floor master suite with private porch, large master bath and a gas fireplace Walk to West University Elementary School, Fire Truck Park, and the local library, pool and parks.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

Aug. 3, 2013

2412 Goldsmith Street - SOLD in Southgate

2412 Goldsmith Street is a charming 1930's bungalow that was updated and expanded in 1996.  The home blends modern living with cottage architecture. Features include formal living and dining rooms, study, den with fireplace, and a backyard pond.

Property Information

  • Sold For: $675,000
  • House Size: 2,916 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 5,500 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4 or 5
  • Bathrooms: 3 full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 22741148


  • Formal living and dining rooms, study, and den with fireplace downstairs
  • Downstairs master bedroom suite, as well as a second bedroom and bath
  • Screened porch
  • Two additional bedrooms and a bath upstairs
  • Walk-in attic storage
  • River stone pond in the backyard.

>More Great Museum District Homes for Sale


Aug. 3, 2013

4111 Purdue St #B - SOLD near West University Place

This great townhome listing is located near West University Place.

4111 Purdue Street #B is a three-story, stucco townhome in a soft contemporary style.  Although the home is located in Houston (just outside the West U city limits) it is zoned to West University Elementary School.

Please take a look and share this listing with anyone who might like it.

>See Photos and Maps Of This Property

Property Information

  • List Price: $565,000
  • House Size: 3,252 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 2,500 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Listed by JoAnna Ide
  • MLS# 30062126
  • Sold for: $528,000


  • Living area has hardwood floors, high ceilings, double crown moldings, gaslog fireplace, art niches and wrought-iron stairway.
  • Granite kitchen with stainless appliances.  The 'fridge stays.
  • Large master with built-ins.  Master bath with spa tub, separate shower, double marble vanities and marble floors.
  • Two-car garage, two covered patios with pavers, flagstone.
  • Fresh paint.  Carpet allowance.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale


Aug. 3, 2013

4706 Welford - SOLD in Bellaire

4706 Welford is a beautiful 4 bedroom, 4 full bathroom home located on a shady, tree-lined street in Bellaire. With hardwood floors, high ceilings, crown moldings and plantation shutters, this three-story stucco home has all you would expect.

Property Information

  • Sold For: $790,000
  • House Size: 4,550 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,070 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 4 full, 1 half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 58745744


  • Hardwood floors, high ceilings, crown molding, and plantation shutters throughout
  • Kitchen with granite counters, breafkast bar, island gas cooktop, and an adjacent butler's pantry and bar
  • Master bedroom suite has coved ceilings, a sitting area, and shares a double-sided fireplace iwth the master bathroom
  • Three additional bedrooms with own bathrooms
  • Third floor gameroom with bathroom
  • Low upkeep backyard with covered porch 

>More Great Bellaire Homes for Sale


Aug. 1, 2013

6403 Lake Chase Court - SOLD in Katy - Old Towne

6403 Lake Chase Court is a beautiful home with a split floor plan in the Pine Lakes subdivision.  The walls are freshly painted, and the fence is new.  This home is move-in ready!

Property Information

  • Sold For: $170,000
  • House Size:  1,973 sq ft
  • Lot Size:  8,631 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Listed by John Marshall and Laurie Conner
  • MLS #65962751


  • Huge corner lot with new fence
  • Fresh paint and high ceilings
  • Galley Kitchen
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Garden Tub
  • No MUD taxes