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Jan. 5, 2023

6417 Westchester Street | FOR LEASE in West University Place, TX!

6417 Westchester Street is an updated 1930s cottage home located on a quiet block in the heart of West University Place. This three bedroom, two full bath home also has an inviting front porch, a private backyard, and a superb location. Refinished hardwood floors, crown mouldings, and neutral paint throughout the home. Washer, Dryer, and Refrigerator included with the lease.

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,037 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,500 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Listed by Christopher Martin
  • MLS #18327751

Features

  • Excellent condition.
  • Refinished hardwood flooring throughout the house. Neutral paint.
  • Gated driveway leads to detached two car garage. Garage has a built-in workbench and a storage refrigerator.
  • Charming entry living room with mock fireplace.
  • Central flex room overlooks a small courtyard. One door leads to the kitchen, the other to the secondary bedroom wing.
  • Two secondary bedrooms, with a shared full hall bathroom.
  • Updated kitchen with marble backsplash and quartz counters. Stainless steel KitchenAid appliances. Plentiful counters and storage, open to family room.
  • Good-sized family room with built-ins and tall windows overlooking the backyard deck. 
  • Large primary bedroom with its own en suite full bathroom.
  • Air duct system replaced in late December 2022.
  • Easy access to Rice Village and Downtown West University.
  • Zoned to West U Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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Nov. 15, 2022

3321 University Boulevard| FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

3321 University Boulevard is a spacious open floor plan home with many large entertaining areas. Formal living room with vaulted ceiling and wall of windows overlooks the boulevard. Two story library/study. Updated stainless steel kitchen w/ professional appliances, breakfast bar, & plentiful cabinets & counters overlooks the family room/den. Two pantries. Breakfast room. Primary w/ beautiful oversized bath. Secondary bedrooms & baths. Fabulous huge screened in porch w/ swing. Hardwood floors, 2 fireplaces, high ceilings, granite baths. Great natural lighting. Property is priced at Lot Value. Tenant occupied through Jan 31, 2023. Showings ONLY with an offer, accompanied, must be confirmed, at least 24 hour notice.

Property Information

  • House Size: 3.639 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 12,000 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 72863122

Features

  • Property is priced at Lot Value.
  • Hardwood floors, crown moldings, recessed lights, high ceilings, plentiful built-ins, and neutral wall colors throughout the home.
  • Open floorplan.
  • Large living room with fireplace overlooks University Boulevard.
  • Formal dining area open to living room, study.
  • Two story study/library with skylights and built-in bookshelves.
  • Family room with second fireplace opens to kitchen. Plentiful space for personalized furniture placement.
  • Updated kitchen with beamed high ceiling, stainless steel built-in appliances, Sub Zero refrigerator, subway tiled backsplash, plentiful cabinet space and breakfast bar.
  • Breakfast area has bay window, two pantries, and built-in secretary desk.
  • Master bedroom suite has a large walk-in closet and beautiful oversized bathroom. Jet tub with marble surround, built-in cabinets, a floor-to-ceiling glass block shower, separate sink room with double bowl sinks and marble counter tops. Backdoor access to screened-in porch.
  • Large 28' x 22' screened-in porch for enjoying an evening breeze. Oversized porch swing, fans, lights, access to bedrooms two and three as well as the master bath.
  • Second and third bedrooms have hardwoods, share their own hall bath.
  • Fourth and fifth bedrooms are carpeted, share a second hall bath.
  • Low maintenance backyard. Large driveway with electric gate.
  • Great location in the heart of West University Place. Home is move-in ready!
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability. 

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Nov. 15, 2022

9854 Sageroyal Road | OPTION PENDING in Sagemeadow

9854 Sageroyal Road is a well maintained family home offering four bedrooms and two full bathrooms, including a downstairs primary bedroom! Newly updated kitchen and refreshed primary bath, new carpet on stairs and all bedrooms. Open concept living/dining room with tons of natural light. LARGE backyard, New roof and foundation work completed 2000. This home is located in beautiful Sagemeadow. Welcome Home! 

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,084 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,475 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Dietra Aronack
  • MLS #59622987

Features

  • Open Living/Dining Room with plenty of natural light.
  • Downstairs primary bedroom with en-suite full bathroom.
  • Large second floor bedroom with shared full bathroom suite with tub.
  • Huge backyard with mature landscaping.
  • Zoned to South Belt Elementary School, Thompson Intermediate School & Melillo Middle School, and Dobie High School. Please check enrollment availability.

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Oct. 24, 2022

4613 Spruce Street | SOLD in Bellaire, Tx!

4613 Spruce Street is an updated four bedroom, three full bath classic cottage located on a 7,695 square foot lot in Bellaire, TX. This 3,093 square foot home was extensively renovated by the previous owner in 1992. Current features include a front 'flex' room, a spacious living/dining area at the entry of the house, an updated kitchen open to the family room, a downstairs bedroom, three upstairs bedrooms, and more.

Property Information

  • House Size: 3,093 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,695 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full
  • Listed by Christopher Martin
  • MLS #37345198

Features

  • Classic Bellaire Cottage built in 1936. Remodeled by previous owner in 1936.
  • Entry leads to both front 'flex' room overlooking front yard as well as combined living and dining room with access to front porch.
  • First floor bedroom with closet, easy access to hall full bathroom with shower.
  • Updated kitchen with granite counters, slate detailing. Stainless steel Kitchen-Aid refrigerator. Breakfast bar with 'salad' sink built into it. Separate serving bar. Utility garage cabinet. Separate pantry area and stovetop 'niche'.
  • Utility room located just off of pantry.
  • Spacious family room with plenty of room is open to the kitchen. Doors lead to the backyard deck and detached garage.
  • Three bedrooms located on second floor. Primary bedroom suite with skylight, sitting area, and large closet. Primary bathroom features a jet tub, separate shower with ceiling mounted rain-style showerhead and seating bench, L-shaped vanity with dual glass bowl vessel sinks.
  • Two secondary bedrooms. Full hall bathroom with a tub/shower.
  • Backyard deck. Detached garage. Mature landscaping.  
  • Zoned to Horn Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Bellaire High School. Please check enrollment availability.

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Sept. 8, 2022

2308 McClendon #2 | PENDING near the Texas Medical Center!

2308 McClendon Street Unit #2 is a two bedroom, one full bathroom apartment unit located in the Windermere neighborhood near Rice University and the Texas Medical Center. Taking up the second floor of a duplex, this apartment features hardwood floors, a washer and dryer, a private upstairs porch, and an enclosed side-porch. Rent includes Gas, Water, and Landscaping. Move-in ready!

Property Information

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1 Full
  • Listed by Christopher Martin
  • Lease MLS#89736209

Features

  • Second floor unit of a duplex.
  • Large living room with a mock fireplace.
  • Good natural lighting thanks to numerous large windows.
  • Kitchen with gas stove and range, microwave, and dishwasher.
  • Spacious front bedroom. Rear bedroom has door leading to enclosed porch with deck access.
  • Washer and dryer provided.
  • Full bathroom with tub shower.
  • Current furniture can stay with unit if requested.
  • Access to large yard, private upstairs back deck.
  • Cats on a case-by-case basis. No dogs.
  • Rent includes gas, water, and landscaping. $75 utility fee per occupant over two.
  • Zoned to Roberts Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability. 

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July 18, 2022

504 Anita Street | SOLD in the Midtown Area of Houston, TX!

504 Anita Street is an exquisite and well-maintained tri-level townhome with balconies offering amazing views. Features include large, open rooms with high ceilings, a flexible first floor bedroom/studio with a full bathroom and laundry room, a spacious second floor living and dining area open to the island kitchen, and a third floor primary bedroom suite with skylights, a private balcony, and a completely updated spa-style full bathroom. Great proximity to local restaurants and shopping, as well as easy access to Downtown and the Texas Medical Center.

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,290 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 1,450 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Dietra Aronack
  • MLS #62438135
  • Sold for: $420,000

Features

  • Charming entry as part of a three townhome unit. Two car attached garage.
  • Entry steps lead to the second floor living and dining area. Spacious, open-concept room with tall ceilings. Freestanding gaslog fireplace. 
  • Open kitchen with huge island that features bar seating, four burner electric stove. Pull out drawers in all lower cabinets, walk-in pantry, and tons of counter space.
  • Flexible first floor bedroom suite/studio or home office. Full bathroom as well as spacious utility room with plenty of space for full-sized appliances and large sink.
  • Third floor primary bedroom suite with skylight, private balcony. Recently remodeled spa bath with large walk-in closet.
  • Great location near local shopping and dining. Easy access to Downtown and the Texas Medical Center.
  • Zoned to Gregory-Lincoln Elementary, Gregory-Lincoln Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check enrollment availability.

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March 4, 2022

5644 Auden Street | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

5644 Auden is an impeccably maintained three bedroom, two full bathroom home located in the heart of West University Place. This property has been recently updated with new quartz countertops in the primary bathroom and kitchen, new stainless steel appliances, and more. Other features include a den with fireplace that is open to the kitchen, a flexible side room off of the front entry, a large primary bedroom suite with great natural lightings, a wooden backyard deck, and more.

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,028 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,050 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #80432933

Features

  • Freshly updated! New quartz counters in primary bathroom and kitchen, redone secondary bathroom, new light fixtures.
  • Large front formal living room with flexible secondary room that's great as a sitting room, office, or study. Formal dining room with new chandelier.
  • Recently updated kitchen with new counter and backsplash, new stainless steel appliances, KitchenAid gas range/oven and dishwasher. Open to breakfast area and den.
  • Den has a fireplace, new doors leading to the primary bedroom suite, set of french doors leading to the backyard.
  • Spacious primary bedroom suite with high ceilings, 'California Closet' system, recently updated bathroom suite. Primary bathroom has new sinks and fixtures and a new quartz countertop.
  • Great location in the heart of West University Place. Easy access to West University Elementary, the West University Place Public Library and Community Center, and the Texas Medical Center.
  • Zoned to West University Place Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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March 4, 2022

4112 University Boulevard | SOLD in West University Place, TX!

4112 University Boulevard is a classic four bedroom, three and a half bathroom West University Place custom home built by Stonehenge Classic Homes. Great location two blocks from Colonial Park. Downstairs sitting room and formal dining room, home office. Family room with gas log fireplace open to the stainless steel kitchen and wet bar. Oversized primary bedroom suite with double walk-in closets, primary bathroom with double vanities, separate tub and shower. Spacious 'bonus' room off the primary bathroom, great as a home gym, office, or more. Upstairs also includes three secondary bedrooms, flexible media room. Backyard with patio, gas grill, and custom pergola.

Property Information

  • House Size: 3,780 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 5,000 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Lori Loria Hess
  • MLS # 24472382

Features

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  • New roof installed in 2021.
  • Eleven foot high ceilings downstairs, ten foot ten foot high ceilings upstairs. Custom built-ins throughout the home.
  • Gracious sitting room with great natural lighting. Home office off of the sitting room with maple wood paneling and double glass doors.
  • Formal dining room open to the sitting room, butler's pantry.
  • Spacious family room with gas log fireplace, tall windows. Open to the kitchen and wet bar. Wet bar also has a wine fridge.
  • Stainless steel island kitchen with warming shelf, gas range, double oven, and double dishwashers. Granite counters. Built-in breakfast area table with granite top.
  • Oversized primary bedroom with en suite bathroom and two separate closets. Primary bathroom has double vanities, separate tub and shower. 'Bonus' room off of the primary bath great for a home office, gym, nursery, second office, private media room or more.
  • Three secondary bedrooms. One with private en suite bathroom, two sharing a Jack-and-Jill bathroom.
  • Media/game room is flexible, could also serve as a general playroom.
  • Relaxing backyard with patio, pergola, gas grill. Mature landscaping front and back.

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Dec. 14, 2021

3516 Carnegie Street | SOLD in West University Place, TX!

3516 Carnegie Street is a custom two-story brick home that features four or five bedrooms built around an exterior courtyard. This home's many features include stained glass and beveled windows, curved walls, etched glass doors, a lap pool, a separate sauna, hardwood floors, high ceilings, and crown mouldings. One bedroom with full bath down, primary bedroom and secondary bedrooms up.

Property Information

  • Size: 3,676 sq ft per Appraisal District
  • Lot Size: 8,000 sq ft per Appraisal District
  • Bedrooms: 4 or 5
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #89508444

Features

  • Stained glass and beveled windows, curved walls, etched glass doors, courtyard, lap pool, separate sauna, wood floors, high ceilings, crown mouldings.
  • Freshly painted interior.
  • Entry with powder room.
  • Downstairs bedroom with full bath and walk-in closet.
  • Kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances open to the dining and family rooms and overlooking the lap pool.
  • Family room with separate study/library off of it overlooking the courtyard.
  • Upstairs primary bedroom with built-in shelves, large walk-in closet with shelving system. Primary bathroom features quartizte counters and Carrera marble accents, soaking tub, and separate frameless shower.
  • Two secondary bedrooms upstairs. One has an attached flex room that could serve as a media room, home office, or a fifth bedroom.
  • Upstairs utility room open to hallway for easy access.
  • Reading nook with built-in bench and shelving.
  • Great location in the heart of West University Place.
  • Zoned to West University Place Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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Nov. 30, 2021

6519 Mercer Street | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

6519 Mercer Street is a charming 2 or 3 bedroom cottage built on a large 7,500 square foot lot. This comfortable home has an open floorplan, master bedroom down with its own sitting area, and a flexible upstairs landing that could serve a number of purposes! Freshly refinished hardwood floors and brand new kitchen tile downstairs, new carpet upstairs. Recently installed energy-efficient double-paned windows, furnace, and air ducts.

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,773 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,500 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 2 or 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 10152675

Features

  • Mature landscaping.
  • Open floorplan.
  • Freshly refinished hardwood flooring, neutral paint, crown moldings. Energy efficient double-paned windows.
  • Large living room with under stair storage cubby.
  • Dining room with large window for natural light surrounded by shelving.
  • Spacious kitchen with Maytag dishwasher and Jenn-Air 4-burner electric stovetop & single oven. Large counters, plentiful drawers and storage space. Large pantry. Brand new tile.
  • Family room open to kitchen with wall of cupboards for storage.
  • Utility/Mud Room located at back of kitchen opens to backyard deck.
  • First floor master bedroom with closet, sitting area. Sitting area could serve as a nursery or office space as well.
  • First floor hallway bath with walk-in shower.
  • Cozy upstairs game room. Full bath with tub. Walk-in closet. Upstairs living space is flexible, could also serve as office space or a third bedroom.
  • Lovely backyard deck with mature landscaping.
  • Long driveway. Carport has an outdoor storage or work area. Potting room attached to back of carport.
  • Great location in the heart of West University Place.
  • Zoned to West University Place Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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