Homes for Sale in Oak Estates, Houston, TX

Oak Estates is a lovely suburb in the southwestern corner of the River Oaks neighborhood of Houston, Texas. The subdivision is directly north of the Highland Village Shopping Mall and west of River Oaks Baptist School. Oak estates neighborhood is often referred to as a country estate in the heart of the city. It features the best access to commercial establishments. It is just a mile away from both Southwest Freeway and Loop 610. The Oak estates neighborhood is near Uptown and Downtown Houston, the Galleria, and Highland Village. Oak Estates was developed in the 1940s by S.N. Adams. It is a deed-restricted neighborhood meant for families looking for a spacious home perfect for raising their children. Oak Estates is comprised of 150 residences and was ranked as the 4th most affluent neighborhood in the city. Strict restrictions and regulations regarding home maintenance make River Oaks one of Houston’s most aesthetically pleasing neighborhoods. Some mid-1950s old houses adorn the street, but many have been replaced and updated during the 1990s and early 2000s.

The Oak Estates’ strategic location and alluring neighborhood increased its property value by 25% in the last 5 years. The price of a house in the area ranges from $600,000 to $2,000,000. The home sizes range from 1,700 to more than 5,500 square feet, with lot sizes coming in at 9,000 to 20,000 square feet. There is a diverse selection of home styles to choose from in Oak Estates. Architectural designs in the community include Ranch-style, French, Georgian, Mediterranean, Italian, English Tudor, Mission, and contemporary designs.

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What's To Love

If you want to live in a safe neighborhood with meticulously maintained properties, Oak Estates will be quite appealing for you. Their quiet streets are lined with gorgeous trees and majestic lawns. Its excellent accessibility and proximity to award-winning schools, business districts, best recreational and dining spots in Houston all add to the overall neighborhood appeal.

What's Not To Love

Property prices in this luxury neighborhood are significantly higher than the median home price of the city. The neighborhood is also next to the busy Uptown district, which may be an issue for those looking for a home detached from Houston's busier sections.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

Oak Estates is perfect for people who are looking for excellent real estate investment opportunities. Properties offer tastefully designed lawns, handcrafted fixtures, and top-of-the-line appliance packages. This neighborhood is ideal for individuals who wish to live close to everything they need, provided by the nearby Highland Village Shopping Center and Central Market. Oak Estates neighborhood is also preferable for homebuyers who want to find a property in the heart of Houston. You can contact me for any direction and guidance of neighborhoods, homes, or properties in Oak Estates. I will be happy to help you find a home that best matches your needs and budget.

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Houston, TX, 77027


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Houston, TX, 77027
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Things to do in Oak Estates

Linkwood Park

This is a newly improved park, a peaceful and clean park. It has a basketball court, tennis court, nice walkways, picnic tables, benches, and water fountains. It is a great place to walk the dogs or bring your kids to play. The kids will enjoy the climbing areas and the huge running space.

Houston Museum of Natural Science

A 4-story museum with exhibits on dinosaurs, mineralogy, exotic live insects, astronomy, and space. This is the best place to go to with your kids on weekends. You can enjoy learning new things together and nurture their interests at the same time.

Plaza in the Park

This is the best place to go shopping and dining with your family. It is accessible, clean, has a great salad bar, good wine selection, lots of fresh produce, and the best customer service.

Kathrine McGovern Water Play Park

This is a great place for kids to beat Houston's summer heat. Visitors enjoy the splash pads and also have fun watching the animals. The park offers an excellent family bonding opportunity where you can spend some quality time with your children.


Schools in Oak Estates

School NameGradesAdmission
River Oaks Baptist ChurchPK - 8Private
River Oaks Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
Lanier Middle School6 - 8Public
Lamar High School9 - 12Public
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