Houston, Texas is home to more than two million people, 650 city and county parks, three new, high-tech sports arenas and multiple shopping centers from the pristine Galleria mall to the funky shops in Montrose and the Heights. For these reasons and others such as the Houston, Texas weather, accessible public transportation, and affordable real estate and apartment rentals, Houston a desirable place to live.
Houston, Texas Apartments
Houston consists of nine real estate areas, The Inner Loop, North Houston, Northeast Houston, Northwest Houston, West Houston, South Houston, Southeast Houston and East Houston. Each area has its own distinctive style. The discerning apartment hunter has the flexibility to choose to rent an apartment in one of the many Houston neighborhoods throughout the city.
The Inner Loop, home to historical landmarks, museums, restaurants, shops, the Astrodome, The Medical Center and Compaq Center, is made up of Downtown, The Heights, Montrose, River Oaks, The Medical Center, West University and Bellaire. These neighborhoods are often upscale and trendy with oak trees lining the streets. They exude the charm of the older, restored Houston neighborhoods. Spring, The Woodlands and Conroe, located in North Houston, offer apartment renters a suburban setting and a quick commute downtown.