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Homes for Sale in Kettering Oaks, Houston, TX

Kettering Oaks is an established community in Houston, TX, graced by the enchanting presence of towering trees.

The neighborhood traces back to the early 1950s. It is part of the nine distinct subdivisions of Afton Oaks and is surrounded by a canopy of large Oak trees. It features a mix of updated ranch-style homes alongside new construction residences. Many properties boast ample backyard space, allowing you to relish the outdoors in a tranquil environment. Beyond its residential character, the area offers convenient access to the Uptown district’s diverse business and commercial sections. Downtown Houston is a 15-minute away, providing seamless connectivity to the city’s urban core and top attractions.

FINE RETAILERS: Indulge in unparalleled shopping at The Galleria, Texas’s largest and most opulent shopping destination directly west of Kettering Oaks. Grab luxury finds at Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Chanel, CELINE, CHANEL, Christian Louboutin, FENDI, Gucci, Lora Piana, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Saint Laurent, Tiffany & Co., Tod’s or Valentino. Get the latest trends at H&M or Macy’s or the newest Apple and Samsung releases. This expansive commercial center ensures a retail experience that caters to every taste and style.

GASTRONOMIC HUB: Kettering Oaks, Houston, TX, is a haven for food adventures. Order casual favorites from Blanco Tacos + Tequila, The Cheesecake Factory, and Shake Shack. Have a day out with friends and enjoy the easy-going ambiance of The Railyard. Or, get romantic and experience the upscale setting of Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House, Nobu, and Fig & Olive. Apart from restaurants, the area is just across The Central Market Houston, offering a diverse selection of domestic and international goods. The variety ensures you get to try new dishes every day of the week.

GREEN SPACES: Escape the vibrant city life without leaving the city! Despite its energetic vibe, residents can find serenity in the expansive Memorial Park, just a 6-minute drive away. The grounds are perfect for a breath of fresh air, outdoor activities, and relaxing at the edge of Buffalo Bayou. Golf enthusiasts can tee off at nearby courses, adding a sporty touch to the lush surroundings. Here, you get a balance of urban energy with natural tranquility.

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5 Real Estate Facts about Kettering Oaks, Houston, TX

  • The elegant luxury properties in Kettering Oaks range from $899,000 to $1.9M.
  • The comfortable living spaces of Kettering Oaks homes range from 2,300 sq ft. to 5,200 sq ft.
  • They feature large footprints, averaging three to five bedrooms and two to five bathroom configurations.
  • The standard residential lot sizes in Kettering Oaks, Houston, TX, are from 0.06 to 0.20 acres.
  • Established in 1955, the Afton Oaks Civic Club manages common areas, arranges security and trash pickup, and monitors and enforces deed restrictions.
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4535 W Alabama Street

Houston, TX, 77027


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Houston, TX, 77027
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Kettering Oaks is in the Uptown District of Houston. To the north of the community is Westheimer RD, W Alabama St to the south, and I-610 to the west.

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Things to do in Kettering Oaks

Memorial Park

Explore the expansive greenery and enjoy jogging along the scenic trails or a day of picnics and sports.

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

This museum promises a journey through the world of art, making it an ideal destination for a fresh and immersive perspective.

Houston Zoo

Connect with nature, meet incredible creatures, and learn about conservation while enjoying a fun-filled day of exploration.

Steak 48

This restaurant serves high-quality prime cuts cooked to perfection in a sophisticated dining setting.


Schools in Kettering Oaks

School NameGradesAdmission
School At St George PlacePK - 5Public
Lanier Middle6 - 8Public
Lamar High School9 - 12Public
Fusion Academy Houston Galleria6 - 12Private
River Oaks Baptist SchoolK - 8Private
St. John's SchoolK - 12Private
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