Upper Kirby Homes for Sale - Houston, TX
Search all of the newest Upper Kirby homes for sale & real estate in Houston, TX below! Upper Kirby’s historic neighborhoods mingle hand-in-hand with new urban/mix-use constructions and major economic centers. The subdivision real estate listing was created in 1988. It’s famous for the unique red logo on its street signs, British phone booths, and post boxes. The Upper Kirby neighborhood is located off Kirby Drive – between River Oaks and Highway 59. Its immediate neighbors are River Oaks, Greenway Plaza, and Montrose. For information about Upper Kirby properties for sale in Houston, or to schedule a home showing, contact your Houston real estate experts today.
Upper Kirby Homes For Sale - Houston, Tx
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Upper Kirby Real Estate Listings
Upper Kirby is an affluent, distinct urban neighborhood with vintage and modern single family homes, townhouses, luxury high-rises, and apartments. The neighborhood's growth posts great value appreciation for subdivision homes for sale. Homes in Upper Kirby are more affordable than in the affluent neighboring River Oaks. Mid and High-rise residential condos are also available.
Upper Kirby is within reach of fine dining, excellent shopping, and peaceful parks. This real estate subdivision is the home of Houston’s Levy Park which has a community garden, a softball field, and a dog park.
Job centers such as Downtown, Texas Medical Center and Galleria are two miles away. Downtown’s workforce is approximately 150,000 workers engaged by 3,500 plus businesses. Residents have easy access to nearby major thoroughfares such as Kirby Drive, Westheimer Road, Buffalo Speedway, Richmond Avenue, and West Alabama Street.
Retail and Entertainment
Upper Kirby district's location is near WholeFoods, the Galleria and downtown Houston. Residents can easily access high-end retail, chic boutiques, fine art and fine dining. All this is available within walking distance of where they live, work and play. The recent widening of Kirby Drive has turned Upper Kirby into a mecca for excellent restaurants, and shops in commercial centers such as West Avenue and Highland Village.
The evolving redevelopment has led to growing demographics which demands more infrastructure and pedestrian improvements. The Upper Kirby Management District and Upper Kirby Redevelopment Authority are advocating for smart-growth which will not compromise the unique ambiance, history, and character of Upper Kirby.
Proximity to noisy roads or freeways can make buying or selling a home complex. Due diligence is important in order to avoid noise or parking issues. The lack of zoning laws can lead to a setup of commercial businesses that will negatively affect the tranquility and peace of the residents.