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Aug. 29, 2019

6714 & 6718 Belmont Street | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

A hard to find livable brick cottage in good condition on a large lot in West U for under $1 million. This classic West University cottage has three or four bedrooms and two full bathrooms on a 8,100 square foot lot. Freestanding garage. Upgrades include a granite kitchen. 

If you prefer to build, 6714 & 6718 Belmont has been replatted as a pair of West University Place single family townhome lots. Both lots must be sold together. Great for new construction. Build a total of two town homes on 4,050 square foot lots, each 30' x 135', or a single family home on the combined 8,100 square foot lot (60' x 135'.) Good home, priced at land value.

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
  • 6714 Belmont MLS# 89105961
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Features

  • Large 60' x 135' lot. Properties are priced at lot value.
  • Both 6714 Belmont and 6718 lots MUST be purchased together.
  • Current home built on lots has 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. 
  • 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.
  • Zoned to West Unuiversity Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

Aug. 16, 2019

11615 Dunlap Street | FOR SALE in Brays Oaks' Parkwest 3, TX!

11615 Dunlap Street is a beautiful three bedroom, two full bath home located on a huge 10,200 square foot lot in the desirable Parkwest 3 subdivision of Brays Oaks. This home's features include a great floor plan, large rooms, an updated kitchen and baths, a pool with spa, wood-tile floors, a wet bar, and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,779 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 10,200 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 full
  • Listed by John Marshall
  • MLS #7378287

Features

  • Huge 10,200 square foot lot with mature landscaping and an automatic driveway gate.
  • Leaded glass front door and ceramic tile entry.
  • Large dining room with crown moldings and hardwood floors, plantation shutters. Window treatments remain with home.
  • Enormous living room with tile floors, beamed and vaulted ceiling, recessed lighting. Corner gaslog fireplace with a stone bench/hearth. Bay window looks out into backyard.
  • Updated chef's kitchen with stainless appliances, including an industrial Jenn-Air convection range with gas cooktop. Black granite counters and backsplash. Breakfast area. Large breakfast bar looks into the family room.
  • Family room with decorative tile ceiling, wood-tile floors. Full wet bar. Access to the backyard pool area, with an alcove currently in use as a billiards room. Fantastic natural light.
  • Master bedroom suite with contrasting moldings and ceramic tile floors. Window overlooks the backyard pool. Master bath with double undermount sinks, walk-in shower with bench & rain head. Spacious secondary bedrooms share a Jack & Jill bathroom.
  • Backyard pool with brick paver patio. Hot tub spa. 
  • Zoned to Anderson Elementary School, Fondren Middle School, and Westbury High School. Please check availability.

>More Great Homes for Sale in Brays Oaks!

Aug. 16, 2019

12526 Boheme Drive | FOR LEASE in Memorial, TX!

12526 Boheme Drive  is a beautiful four bedroom, two full bath, one half bath home located on a huge 13,340 square foot lot in Memorial. This home's features include mature landscaping, a sparkling in-ground pool, fresh paint, new carpets, new 2019 quartz kitchen counters, a new water heater, and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 3,054 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 13,340 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2 full, 1 Half
  • Listed by John Marshall
  • MLS # 61947801

Features

  • Huge 13,340 square foot lot with lush landscaping and mature trees.
  • Freshly painted throughout the house. Brand new carpet throughout the home.
  • Formal living and dining rooms. Separate den and family rooms, both with their own fireplace.
  • Freshly updated kitchen overlooking the den. Stainless steel appliances, new quartz counters, and a new backsplash. Breakfast area.
  • Second floor bedrooms. Master bedroom suite has its own balcony and en suite bathroom.
  • Sparkling in-ground backyard pool. 
  • Zoned to Frostwood Elementary School, Memorial Middle School, and Memorial High School. Please check availability.

>More Great Homes for Sale in Memorial West!

Aug. 16, 2019

3031 Quenby Avenue | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

3031 Quenby Avenue is a charming, well-cared for quintessential West University Place Cottage. This two bed, two full bath home has been kept in excellent shape, and features a formal living room with a wood-burning fireplace, hardwood floors, plantation shutters and crown moldings throughout the home, a huge master bedroom with direct access to the backyard, and more! Move-in ready!

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,656 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 5,250
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #85461572

Features

  • Great location, 50' x 105' lot. Carport featured in Family Circle Decorating magazine several years ago.
  • Nicely landscaped with sprinkler system and mature plants.Backyard gazebo with ceiling fan and brick-paver patio.
  • Hardwood floors, crown moldings, plantation shutters throughout the home.
  • Formal living room at entry with built-ins, wood burning fireplace. Arched entry to dining room. Light and bright formal dining room.
  • Kitchen featured in a previous issue of Texas Homes. Gas cooktop, built-in oven, and microwave. Refrigerator remains with home. Adjoining breakfast room. Utility area with extra pantry and stacking washer/dryer.
  • Huge master bedroom with room for a sitting area, extensive storage, full bathroom, and private exit to backyard. Second front bedroom with closet and access to the full hall bath is currently in use as an office.
  • Zoned to West University Place Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check enrollment availability.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

July 19, 2019

Spotlight on Montrose | Houston Maison Magazine

Houston Maison Magazine - July/August 2019

A new home-decorating trend has been getting a lot of attention in the past year - mixing metals, including brass, nickle or copper as well as the many variations of these (brushed, shiny, matte).

In this issue of Houston Maison Magazine we'll take a look at how to incorporate this trend into your own home - it's easier than you think! We'll also touch on year round lawn care, the importance of using a local mortgage lender, and the cool and refreshing treat called a Pinarita! We highlight market trends and profile the eclectic neighborhood of Montrose.

To subscribe, please contact me at roger@rogermartin.com.

And in the meantime… Enjoy this spotlight on Montrose!

July 18, 2019

2308 McClendon Street #2 | LEASED in Houston's Rice/Museum District!

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 and new blindes  throughout the unit. Move-in ready!

Property Information

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 36298120

Features

  • Second floor unit of a duplex.
  • Fresh paint, new window blinds and hardwood floors throughout the unit.
  • 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
  • Zoned to Roberts Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability. 
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>More Rice/Museum District Homes For Sale!

July 18, 2019

6719 Brompton Road | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

6719 Brompton Road is a wonderful two story home located in West University Place. Built in 1940, this home was remodeled in the 1990! This home has beautiful formals, all granite counters in the kitchen, a sun room with a view of the lovely backyard landscaping, and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,269 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,150
  • Bedrooms: 2 or 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Sachin Chowdhry
  • MLS #8176061

Features

  • Property is being sold at Lot Value. Currently unoccupied; photos from previous tenants.
  • Gated driveway.
  • Solid hardwood flooring throughout the first floor. Second floor has high quality carpeting.
  • Beautiful formal living and dining rooms. Large family room is connected to the first floor sun room, which overlooks the lush backyard. Kitchen with quality granite counters, breakfast room. Downstairs full bath!
  • Second floor landing has built-in shelving and a reading nook. Oversized master bedroom has an attached area that is perfect for a study or nursery.
  • Sprawling backyard with lots of open space, lush landscaping.
  • Great location near the Texas Medical Center, Downtown, and the Galleria.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary School, Pershing Middile School, and Lamar High School. Please check for availability.

>More Great West U Homes for Sale

July 16, 2019

4020 Marlowe Street | FOR SALE in West University Place, TX!

4020 Marlowe is a beautifully updated traditional West University Place home. Freshly painted and updated with five bedrooms, three full bathrooms, a downstairs powder room, high ceilings, formal living and dining rooms, and so much more. Move-in ready. Great location near Colonial Park. 

Property Information

  • House Size: 4,330 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,300 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #726331846

Features

  • Extensively updated and recently painted.
  • First floor features include  refinished hardwood floors, updated kitchen with granite counters and stainless steel appliances.
  • A spacious family room with a gas log fireplace opens to the kitchen and breakfast area.
  • Downstairs master bedroom suite.
  • Four bedrooms upstairs. Spacious gameroom.
  • Large utility room.
  • Newly fenced backyard features a covered porch and room for a pool.
  • Zoned to West University Place Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check enrollment availability.

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>More Great West U Homes for Sale

July 11, 2019

9110 Cavalier Lane | SOLD in Rosenberg TX

9110 Cavalier Lane, Rosenberg TX

John Marshall represented the buyer for 9110 Cavalier Lane in Rosenberg, TX.  This cul-de-sac home is located in Bonbrook Plantation South in Fort Bend County. 

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,110 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,920 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • MLS #71261547

Features

  • One-story brick home
  • Tile flooring in living areas
  • Stainless kitchen appliances
  • Master suite with wood floors, soaking tub, separate shower, walk-in closet
  • Covered patio and large back yard
  • Corner fireplace
  • Neighborhood amenities include volleyball court, basketball court, a playground, soccer field, and swimming pool

>More Great Richmond/Rosenberg Homes for Sale!

June 17, 2019

2428 Wentworth Oaks Court | SOLD in League City, TX!

2428 Wentworth Oaks Court is beautiful patio home located in the gated golf course community of Fairway Pointe. With lush, mature landscaping, this jewel of a three bedroom home is located in a park-like setting amidst the South Shore Country Club Golf Course.

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,533 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,939 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Jim Barker
  • MLS #17344701

Features

  • Private gated courtyard entrance. Beveled glass front doorway. Beautiful front foyer.
  • Deep crown moldings, canned lighting, engineered hardwoods, a high efficiency HVAC system, and thermal windows.
  • Large formal dining room with windows overlooking the courtyard.
  • Expansive living room. Custom fireplace. Mirror backed built-in shelving with halogen lighting. Wall of windows overlooks the swimming pool. Open floorplan is great for living and entertaining.
  • Open kitchen with island. Island is plumbed for electric or gas cooktops. Built-in desk. Breakfast bar, breakfast room. Great lighting.
  • Half-bath has a convenient location near the kitchen and pool.
  • Study is currently in use as a media room. Could be a fourth bedroom. Closable French doors separate it from the living room. A second set of French doors overlooks the private backyard.
  • Secondary bedrooms with walk-in closets.
  • Large master bedroom suite. 10 foot coffered ceiling. Direct access to the pool and patio.
  • Master bathroom has a jetted tub, separate shower, double sinks, a water closet, and two separate walk-in closets.
  • Mediterranean inspired backyard landscaping. Low maintenance yard. Beautiful swimming pool. Sunning patio with an automatic roll-out patio cover. Second patio with lush landscaping 
  • 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.

>More Great League City Homes for Sale!