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Jan. 23, 2019

2826 Jarrard Street | SOLD in West University Place, TX!

2826 Jarrard Street is a beautiful cleared lot for sale by well-known Architect/builder Craig Hughes. Builder is selling lot. At buyers option, builder will contract for custom build. Ask to see floor plans. Lot size 50' x 105'. Quiet West University location. Cleared and ready for new construction!

Property Information

  • Lot Size: 5,250 sq ft
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #7666586
  • Sold for $740,000

Features

  • 50' x 105' cleared lot.
  • Ready for building.
  • Quiet interior street location.
  • Great local amenities.
  • Zoned to West University Place Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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Jan. 23, 2019

6012 Buffalo Speedway | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

6012 Buffalo Speedway is a spectacular 15,000 square foot wooded lot in West University Place. Listed at lot value, this 1940's home has three beds, two and a half baths, hardwoods, porches, a circular drive, and more! Livable fix 'er 'upper, or build new!

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,412 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 15,000 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Listed by John Marshall
  • MLS #95331322

Features

  • Beautifully landscaped front yard
  • Convenient front circle driveway.
  • Re-finished hardwood floors throughout.
  • Flex room great as an office, breakfast nook, or play area.
  • Spacious living and dining rooms.
  • Three porches with original mosaic tile floors
  • Stainless steel appliances in kitchen. New island in the center.
  • Secondary bedrooms have great natural lighting.
  • Oversized master bedroom has own door leading to enclosed porch.
  • Quarters over the garage. Full bath with shower.
  • Screened in porch overlooks the backyard of the house.
  • Large backyard with mature trees, grape arbor, and pergola

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Dec. 21, 2018

6500 Sands Point Drive #501 | SOLD in Sharpstown, TX!

6500 Sands Point Drive #501 is a well maintained two bedroom, two bath condo located in gated community close to US59.  Room layout includes a dining room and living room with fireplace. Neutral wall colors and tile floors. Numerous windows bring in natural light throughout the house. First floor location. Patio off of master bedroom. Kitchen with large walk-in pantry, good counter and cabinet space. Refrigerator, washer and dryer included. Light and bright. Excellent location. Monthly HOA dues of $273 (approx) include water/sewer/ some insurance/grounds.

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,152 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #21232326
  • Sold for $92,500

Features

  • Living room and front door entry.
  • Spacious room sizes.
  • Tile and neutral wall colors throughout.
  • Kitchen with ample counter space and storage. Electric range and oven, dishwasher. Refrigerator and microwave stay. Walk-in pantry.
  • Master bedroom with full bath attached, sliding doors leading to patio.
  • Flexible second bedroom. Currently in use as a home office.

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Dec. 18, 2018

4018 University Boulevard | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

4018 University Boulevard is a charming three bedroom, two full bath brick cottage located in the heart of West University Place. 

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,595 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,188 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #62892517
  • Leased for: $3,400/mo

Features

  • Great natural lighting, hardwood flooring, plantation shutters and crown moldings throughout the home.
  • Large combined living/dining area offers plenty of space for furniture and sideboards.
  • Tiled kitchen with a Kenmore refrigerator,  a Kenmore electric stove/oven, an under-counter mounted Whirlpool microwave, and a Maytag dishwasher. 
  • Space built off of the kitchen is good for use as a breakfast or sitting area. Utility area behind louvered doors has a full size washer and dryer.
  • Large master bedroom. En suite master bath with a shower/tub combination.
  • Two spacious secondary bedrooms share a full hall bath.
  • Charming backyard with a brick patio.
  • Excellent location close to Colonial Park, West University Elementary School, the West University Public Library, and the West University City Center.

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Dec. 10, 2018

10622 Hillcroft Street | SOLD In Houston's Westbury Subdivision!

10622 Hillcroft is a sparkling clean  and well-maintained brick home in the highly sought after Westbury subdivision. Light and bright with high ceilings in the living room, open kitchen and breakfast, formal dining. Very open split bedroom plan. Same owner for 51 years! Never had foundation nor termite issues. Not in the flood plain and never had water in the house. Solid as a rock in a fabulous location.

Property Information

  • House Size:  1,685 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,800 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Garage: 2 Car/Attached
  • Listed by Vicki Chu
  • MLS #35121126
  • Sold for: $175,000

Features

  • Extremely well-maintained home. Same owner for 51 years!
  • Large front driveway with enough space for four additional cars.
  • Spacious open floorplan.
  • 18' x 16' family room with high ceilings.
  • Kitchen and breakfast area open to family room.
  • Formal dining room with box window.
  • Master bedroom suite has full bath, large walk-in closet.
  • Back bedroom has two closets.
  • Front bedroom with attractive box window.
  • Spacious backyard with plenty of greenspace. Covered patio shields family room from the afternoon sun. Storage shed.
  • Zoned to Elrod Elementary School, Fondren Middle School, and Westbury High School. Please check availability.

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Dec. 3, 2018

6012 Kirby Drive | LEASED in West University Place, TX!

6012 Kirby Drive is a three story townhouse with four bedrooms and three full baths. First floor living, four bedrooms on the second floor, and a third floor game room. Lots of space! Terrific walkability to Rice Village. Move-in ready.

Property Information

  • House Size: 2,380 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 2,500 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS # 87023179
  • Leased for: $2,600

Features

  • Open concept first floor living. Recent paint throughout the house. Hardwoods on the first floor, on the stairs, and the second floor hallway.
  • Granite kitchen with stainless steel appliances. Refrigerator remains. Gas cooktop, convection oven, Bosch dishwasher. Excellent storage space.
  • Gas fireplace in living room with black granite surround. Built-in Bookcases. Sliding doors open into the backyard.
  • Spacious master bedroom suite with two closets. Master bath has granite counters, double sinks, jet tub and separate shower.
  • Three secondary bedrooms on the second floor. Second floor utility room, washer and dryer remain.
  • Large third floor game room.
  • Fully fenced backyard with a patio deck.
  • Pets on a case-by-case basis.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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Sept. 20, 2018

4035 Tartan Lane | SOLD in Braeswood Place, TX!

4035 Tartan Lane is a beautiful 8,671 square foot lot, located, close to Karl Young Park. The property flooded during Tropical Storm Allison and Hurricane Harvey, and is being sold as-is in its current condition. Now at lot value!

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,844 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 8,671 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2 Full
  • Listed by Roger Martin
  • MLS #40743814
  • Sold for $375,000

Features

  • Home is being sold 'as-is' in its current condition at lot value.
  • Lot dimensions are 68' front, 70' rear, and the sides are 123' and 122'.
  • Home has a great location just down the street from Karl Young Park. Good proximity to the Houston Medical Center, Downtown, Greenway Plaza, and the NRG Center.
  • Zoned to Twain Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Bellaire  High School. Please check availability. 
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Aug. 28, 2018

4119 Cason Street | SOLD in West University Place, TX!

4119 Cason Street is a charming four bedroom, three full bathroom colonial-style home located in the heart of West University Place. This home has elegant formal livings, all hardwood floors on the first floor, bedrooms located on the first floor as well as the second, a fully enclosed sun room overlooking the backyard and more!

Property Information

  • House Size: 1,468 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 6,600 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3 full
  • Listed by Sachin Chowdhry
  • MLS # 56362776

Features

  • Convenient location in the heart of West University Place. Easy access to the Medical Center. Located on a corner lot.
  • Hardwood floors on first floor.
  • Elegant formal living and dining rooms.
  • Working kitchen with a garden window.
  • Two secondary bedrooms located on the first floor, both with Murphy beds. Full bathroom downstairs.
  • Spacious upstairs master bedroom with study nook and built-in shelves. Master bath has granite counters and shower.
  • Fourth bedroom upstairs has its own full bath as well.
  • Fully enclosed sun room with air conditioning overlooks the backyard.
  • Sprawling backyard with walkway leading to two car detached garage.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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Aug. 17, 2018

4120 Ruskin Street | SOLD in West University Place, TX!

4120 Ruskin Street is a two story stucco home located in West University Place, TX. This five bedroom, four and a half bath home, located on a corner lot, features great natural lighting, an open floor plan, lush landscaping, fresh paint, new carpets, high ceilings, and more! The backyard has a fantastic social area, including a summer kitchen and covered patio.

Property Information

  • House Size: 4,340 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 7,200 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 4 Full, 1 Half
  • Listed by Sachin Chowdhry
  • MLS # 58474179

Features

  • Located on a corner lot on a shady, tree-lined street.
  • Plentiful windows for natural lighting. New appliances. High ceilings, fresh paint, new carpet, recessed lighting, hardwood floors, crown-moldings, built-in speakers and plantation blinds throughout the house. Two new air conditioning units.
  • Two car garage reached from side street, not Ruskin itself.
  • Front entry with spiral staircase to second floor. Stairway windows have remote controlled exterior shades. French doors lead to the study. Dining room and a powder room located off of the entry.
  • Formal dining room with tray ceiling, chair rails, wainscotting, and a crystal chandelier.
  • Living room with gaslog fireplace with a marble fireplace surround and a large fireplace. Big screen TV remains with the house. Rolling 'library ladder' provides easy access to upper built-in shelves. French doors lead to the back patio.
  • Island kitchen and breakfast area are floored in ceramic tile. Rear stairwell leads to upstairs landing near master bedroom. Plentiful storage. Island is topped with butcher block, other counters are granite. Stainless steel double ovens. Microwave, side-by-side refrigerator. Wrought-iron pot rack.
  • Butler's pantry with glass-front shelves, granite counter, and storage pantry located between the kitchen and dining room.
  • Full bathroom located next to laundry room and garage.
  • Luxurious master bedroom suite with marble surround gaslog fireplace. French doors lead to an enclosed sunroom with tile floors, sliding windows, and a television which remains with the house. Master bathroom with skylight, inlaid tile floors, double vanities, and double sinks; Extra-large shower with two shower heads, hand shower, and glass surround; Jet tub, separate water closet, and two walk-in closets.
  • Four secondary bedrooms up, all with fresh carpet, good natural lighting, high ceilings, and large closets. Two secondary bathrooms serve the secondary bedrooms.
  • Outdoor entertainment area reached from the living room. Covered patio is paved with weathered herringbone brick. Waterfall located near the seating area. 
  • Full summer kitchen with stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, stone floors, garbage disposal, counter refrigerator, separate water heater, trash compactor, double-sink, four burner gas stove, BBQ grill and a griddle. Dine-in counter off of summer kitchen as well.
  • Zoned to West University Elementary School, Pershing Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability

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Aug. 9, 2018

2214 Naomi Street | SOLD near Texas Medical Center!

2214 Naomi Street is a three bedroom, two full bathroom single family patio home located in the gated community of Naomi Place. This lovely home features an open floor plan with a combined living and dining area on the first floor open to the kitchen, fresh paint, new stainless steel appliances, a generous wrap-around backyard and more!

Property Information

  • Home Size: 1,285 sq ft
  • Lot Size: 2,696 sq ft
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1 Full
  • Garage: 1 Car/Attached
  • Year Built: 2005
  • Listed by Sachin Chowdhry
  • MLS # 90845851

Features

  • Single car garage with fully fenced backyard and additional parking space.
  •  Open great room off of the entry, with the combined living and dining space open to the kitchen. Sliding glass doors off of kitchen lead to backyard.
  • Updated kitchen with new stainless steel appliances and tile floors. Breakfast bar seating, plentiful storage, and a stainless steel double sink.
  • Master bedroom with gambrel ceiling, tile floors, and plentiful natural light. Master bathroom has double-sinks, a glass brick privacy window, and a combo tub/shower.
  • Two secondary bedrooms, both with tile floors, plantation shutters, good sized closets, and great natural lighting. Secondary bedrooms served by a secondary hall bathroom with another tub/shower.
  • Extra large wrap-around backyard.
  • Home is built in Naomi Place, a gated community with secure coded access.
  • Great location near the Texas Medical Center and NRG Stadium. Just blocks away from the Metro train station at Naomi and Fannin Street, making for an easy commute to Downtown Houston or the Medical Center.
  • Zoned to Whidby Elementary School, Cullen Middle School, and Lamar High School. Please check availability.

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