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Feb. 1, 2018

1811 Majestic Falls Lane | SOLD in Richmond, TX!

 

1811 Majestic Falls Lane is a gorgeous single-story brick home located on a corner lot in Richmond, TX! This charming four bedroom home has lovely finishes, such as a new hardwood floors in the living and dining areas, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, an open concept living area, and more! 

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,495 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,519 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full
  • Listed by John Marshall
  • MLS # 15438384

Features

  • Single story home with plentiful natural lighting throughout the house.
  • Located on a corner lot in a great neighborhood.
  • Extra-wide and inviting entry way.
  • New hardwood floors in the living area and dining rooms.
  • Flexible 'bonus' room could serve as a den, office, or playroom.
  • Open living area off of the kitchen. Kitchen has a breakfast area, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, plentiful storage space, and an island breakfast bar.
  • Living area has plenty of natural lighting from the large windows. Very open and inviting, easy to entertain in.
  • Master bedroom suite with large windows. Master bath has granite counters, double sinks, a separate shower, and a large, deep bathtub.
  • Three secondary bedrooms. One of the three has its own en suite bathroom.
  • Large backyard with a covered patio. Plenty of space for a pool!
  • Zoned to Hutchison Elementary School, Wessendorf/Lamar Middile School, and Lamar Consolidated High School. Please check availability.

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Feb. 1, 2018

5326A Institute Lane | FOR SALE in Rice Museum District!

5326A Institute Lane is a lovely custom home built by Pelican Builders. This three story property has tons of great features such as high ceilings, gorgeous hardwoods throughout the property, stainless steel appliances, an elevator to all three floors, grand door casings, coffered ceilings, a full third floor living suite, and more! 

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,858 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 41803638

Features

  • Gorgeous hardwood floors, high ceilings, coffered ceilings, cased doorways, crown moldings, elevator. 
  • Grand front entry.
  • Formal living room with gas log fireplace and chandelier.
  • Formal dining room with a glass-front dry bar.
  • Family room with large French doors leading out onto the covered patio.
  • Island kitchen with stainless steel appliances, Sub-Zero refrigerator, granite counters, wine refrigerator, microwave, Wolf range with warming oven, pot-filler over the stove, and a convection oven.
  • Master bedroom suite has two walk-in closet with pull-down storage. Luxurious en-suite bathroom with marble counters, double under-mount sinks, and a soaking tub.
  • Second bedroom has been converted into a home office with custom hardwood cabinets. En-suite bathroom and walk-in closet.
  • Third bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and walk-in closet.
  • Entire third floor could be a 'mother-in-law' suite, with its own bathroom, kitchenette, bedroom, and an over-sized living area, plus plentiful storage. Accessed by the house elevator or by the stairs. 
  • Zoned to Poe Elementary School, Lanier Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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Feb. 1, 2018

5326 Briarbend Drive | FOR SALE OR LEASE in Westbury!

5326 Briarbend Drive is a beautiful four bedroom, three full bathroom house in the heart of Westbury. This home features exceptional finishes such as raised ceilings, an updated kitchen with gas range, stainless steel appliances, granite counter spaces, and more. The living area has an open floor plan, with the living room, dining room, and kitchen all within view of each other. Great for entertaining! Replaced underslab plumbing and water lines, windows, electrical wiring, and insulation. Roof and driveway recently replaced as well. Did NOT flood during Harvey!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,087 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 8,400 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • Sale MLS # 89233186
  • Lease MLS # 59672147

Features

  • Raised ceilings, hardwood and travertine floors. Neutral paint, recessed lights, and blinds on all the windows. Great natural light and clean architectural lines throughout the home. Replaced underslab plumbing, waterlines, windows, electrical wiring, and insulation. Recent roof and driveway.
  • Open floor plan with living room, dining room, and kitchen open to one another, great for entertaining.
  • Huge updated kitchen. Travertine floors, granite counters, and stone backsplash. Stainless steel appliances and vent hood. Large window overlooking the backyard, great counter and storage space and a good-sized pantry.
  • Outstanding master bedroom suite with hardwood floors, raised ceilings, recessed lights. Spacious, plenty of room for furniture, and full view doors leading to the outdoor patio. Updated master bathroom with dual sinks, granite counter, and a travertine oversized shower. Large walk-in closet.
  • Three secondary bedrooms. Bedrooms two and three currently in use as a home office and workout room, and share an updated hall bathroom. Bedroom four could be a second master bedroom, with a private en suite bathroom.
  • Large backyard with an oversized patio as well as plenty of space for a playground or swimming pool.
  • Zoned to Parker Elementary School, Meyerland Middle School, and Westbury High School. Please check availability.

>More Great Westbury for Sale

Feb. 1, 2018

14622 Bramblewood Drive | SOLD in Memorial West!

14622 Bramblewood is a spacious five bedroom, two full and one half bath located on 8,960 lot in popular Memorial West, Spring Branch School system. The longtime resident states the home has not had flooding during her ownership. It didn’t flood in the rains of Hurricane Harvey, but the release of water from the dam did flood the house. Serv Pro performed remediation downstairs and there is documentation available.

This home (2,694 sq.ft.)  is a blank slate, ready for your remodeling ideas or a new build. Gas and electric are on, the water is off. The seller is not planning to make repairs and is selling in the current condition. There is no survey to provide. The homeowner’s mandatory yearly dues are $677. Joining the pool and other recreational facilities are separate from the yearly dues. 

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,649 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 8,960
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 22278703

>More Great Memorial West Homes for Sale

Feb. 1, 2018

6723 Westchester Court | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

A nice cozy home in the heart of West University area. Located in court setting. 3 very well lighted bedrooms with 2 full baths and a half bath for guests. Solid hardwoods on the 1st floor and comfortable carpets on the 2nd floor. Spacious Den on the 2nd floor perfect for watching TV and for kids to access their technology. A very elegant study on the 1st floor with access to back courtyard. Walking distance to great shopping and minutes drive from the Texas Medical Center and west University Elementary School.

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,858 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 41803638

Features

  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

Dec. 1, 2017

6724 Westchester Avenue | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

6724 Westchester Avenue is a well-maintained three bedroom, two and a half bath townhome located in West University's Westchester Court. This charming home has great features such as an open living room with a two-story ceiling, an elegant formal dining room, a dine-in island kitchen, elevator and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,401 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 2,192 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Christopher Martin
  • MLS # 65256620

Features

  • Great natural lighting, neutral colors, crown moldings throughout.
  • Powder room, elevator located near entry.
  • Open living room with two-story ceiling, built-in TV wall mount, gaslog fireplace.
  • Formal dining room shares the gas log fireplace with the living room. Built-in display shelves, coat closet, patio access.
  • Spacious dine-in island kitchen. Double sinks, double electric oven, long counter-island with gas cooktop and breakfast bar, large pantry and stainless steel refrigerator.
  • Flex room located off of the kitchen.
  • Elevator opens to the large second floor landing overlooking the living room. Hardwoods, built-in desk. Utility area behind folding doors has space for a side-by-side washer and dryer with gas and electric washer hookups.
  • Carpeted master bedroom suite with recessed ceiling. Master bathroom has a separate shower and jet tub, water closet, and large walk-in closet with an automatic light switch.
  • Second and third bedrooms share a full bathroom with a single sink and tub/shower.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

Nov. 28, 2017

3765 Drummond Street | FOR SALE OR LEASE in Braes Heights, TX!

3765 Drummond Street is a gorgeous corner lot home located in Braes Heights. This five bed, three and a half bath home has lovely finishes such as hardwood floors, an exquisite kitchen with stainless steel appliances, a media room with its own wet bar, a study on each floor, fresh paint and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 4,584 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 9,385 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Sachin Chowdhry
  • Sale MLS #50556378
  • Lease MLS #25132489

Features

  • Corner lot with stucco exterior. Stone and slate accents. Side driveway entrance to garage.
  • Kitchen with island sink, hand-painted cabinets, granite. High-grade stainless steel appliances. Six-burner gas stove, double ovens. Space for a breakfast table, butler's pantry.
  • Formal dining room with hardwood floor, high ceiling. Space for an eight-person table.
  • First floor study with hand-crafted cabinets.
  • Open family room. Gas log fireplace with stone surround, spacious built-ins with lighting, Wrought iron door leads to wine room.
  • First floor master bedroom with bay windows overlooking the backyard, high ceilings with crown moldings, recessed lights. Wired for sound. Walk-in closet with pull-down hanging rods, island counter.
  • Master bathroom with marble tile, double sinks and vanity, large shower enclosure, and a jet tub.
  • Secondary bedrooms on the second floor, carpeted. Second bedroom has its own en suite bathroom and walk-in closet. Third bedroom has been turned into a gorgeous study with a large closet. Fourth and fifth bedrooms share a Hollywood-style bath.
  • Sprawling media room with a wet bar, built-in cabinets for storage, and a technology closet. Wired for video and audio.
  • Second floor utility room. Spacious, plenty of storage space.
  • Raised backyard deck with space for a BBQ grill.
  • Zoned to Twain Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

>More Great Braes Heights Homes for Sale

Nov. 13, 2017

6714 Belmont | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

6714 Belmont Street is a charming 3 or 4 bedroom West University Place cottage. With fresh interior paint, an open floor plan, and a large lot, this livable home is ready for move-in!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,310 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 8,100 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3 or 4
  • Bathrooms: 2 full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 81113314

Features

  • Three bedrooms plus a converted attic space that could serve as a fourth bedroom.
  • Hardwoods, crown molding, and neutral wall colors
  • Enclosed front sun porch with built-in shelving.
  • Updated kitchen with granite counters. Appliances remain with home.
  • Master bedroom has access to the backyard, large, updated bathroom with walk-in shower.
  • Two additional bedrooms sharing a hall bathroom.
  • Attic has been converted into a flexible living space that could serve as a bedroom, office, or general play area.
  • ?Large 60' x 135' lot. Home is priced at lot value.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

Nov. 13, 2017

4908 Mayfair Street | LEASED in Bellaire, TX

4908 Mayfair is a charming three bedroom, one full bath home located on a quiet street in the Loveland Terrace subdivision.

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,405 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 8,255 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1 Full
  • Listed by Vicki Chu
  • MLS #98731611

Features

  • Quiet street with mature trees.
  • Hardwoods throughout the home. Plentiful natural lighting.
  • Updated kitchen with gas cooktop, refrigerator, an under-counter water filter, and sliding glass doors leading to the back patio.
  • Garage has been converted into a large bedroom with walk-in closets, built-in shelving, and an 8' x 6' computer room.
  • Huge backyard with a storage unit.
  • Landlord is interested in long-term leases!

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Oct. 27, 2017

West U Halloween Dash 2017

West U Halloween Fun Run Route MapOn Saturday, October 28, 2017 8am, the West U Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring the West U Halloween Dash and Fun Run!  Donations and fees will support our West U parks.  

The race begins at 7 am and circles through the center of the West University Place.  Road closures may begin as early as 7:30 am on race day.  Most runners will have finished by about 10am.  See the route maps, attached.

The Halloween Dash is a community event, so sign up online at http://www.westutx.gov/funrun.  If you can't run, then cheer everyone as they pass by your home!