Memorial is an area west of Houston, near the epicenter of the metropolis growth. The area contains some of the most prestigious shopping, dining, and real estate in Houston. Not to mention that Memorial is located just moments away from the Houston Energy Corridor, a top spot for high paying energy jobs. The area is located near the Houston Energy Corridor. The Memorial Villages are six independent cities operated autonomously from the city of Houston. These Villages contain some of the most beautiful and grand homes in West Houston and the city as a whole.
Memorial Village cities and homes
Bunker Hill Village, Hedwig Village, Piney Point Village, Hilshire Village, Hunter Creek Village, and Spring Valley Village comprise the Memorial Villages. In the 1930s these villages were full of large acreage homes many of which had stables. As time passed the stables went away and gave way to more residential development. Still, the area boasts large lots, incredible parks, and gorgeous mature trees that hint at the beauty and elegance of the past.
The real estate prices in the Memorial Villages
The Villages all vary slightly in price. Still, most homes within the area receive a premium price due to the larger lots, grand homes, and awesome location. Homes range in size from a few thousand square feet to 10,000 + square feet grand estates. Lot sizes are usually at least half an acre but can still range to several acres. Most homes in Memorial Villages will be well over $1,000,000 however some values can still be found (usually fixer-uppers). The Villages are bordered by I-10 to the north, Beltway 8 to the west, the 610 Loop to the east, and Buffalo Bayou to the south. This location is one of the most sought after in Houston and most experts predict prices will continue to rise.
Why homes are so sought after in Memorial Villages
The large lots, the charm, the mature trees, and the short commute to thousands of jobs can be listed as reasons for choosing any one of the Memorial Villages. There are also some of the finest schools in all of Houston, many within walking distance. However, in an honest moment, most residents would admit that there is a certain prestige to each Village. People are willing to pay for elegance, exclusiveness, and prestige. These communities are simply something special to aspire to and there is no shame in well-placed goals.
In conclusion, these communities are truly special. However, there is a wide range of pricing based on elementary schools, Village selection, and other factors. Selecting a Realtor® with knowledge of the area and history with luxury homes can be the key to your success. Our team sells dozens of luxury homes each year. We highly recommend calling a member of our team.