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Homes for Sale in Sawyer Heights, Houston, TX

Sawyer Heights paints a picture of living history just northwest of Downtown Houston.

The community was once known as the historic First Ward. It gracefully evolved from its earliest days into a blend of old and new, with vintage homes standing proudly alongside modern constructions. They often have Queen Anne and Craftsman-style architectural styles. While some await a touch of TLC, many were already updated with new appliances, fresh coats of paint, and stylish designer touches. The neighborhood is strategically positioned around lush parks and the nature trails of Buffalo Bayou, the Heights, and the White Oak Bayou, offering hiking and biking opportunities. Trendy restaurants and lively bars also dot the landscape, inviting you to explore flavors and experiences within walking distance. Downtown Houston is a five-minute drive, while The Galleria and Texas Medical Center are within 15 minutes.

PERFORMING ARTS DISTRICT: Sawyer Heights, Houston, TX, has a vibrant performing arts scene. Laugh your heart out at Station Theater’s comedy shows and explore artistic expressions at Sawyer Yards’ studios. It also houses the SITE Gallery Houston, Classical Theatre Company, Rozi Turnbull Gallery, Mont Art House, and more. Downtown’s Theater District is easily accessible within 5 minutes, where you can witness ballet and opera performances at the Wortham Theater Center and Brown Theater and other world-class productions at Hobby Center and Bayou Music Center. Be inspired by different forms of creativity in this locale.

INCREDIBLE LOCATION: You can head to Stude Park and Freed Art and Nature Park for picnics or ball games for family recreation. Refuel and satisfy your taste buds at local breweries and restaurants within walking distance. A 2-minute drive will give you shopping bliss at Target, Home Depot, and The Shops at Sawyer Yards. Venture a bit further for H-E-B, Walmart SuperCenter, and Sprouts Farmers Market for grocery essentials. And if you prefer some retail therapy, head to Sawyer Heights Village, Washington Corridor, or Downtown’s Main Street. The convenient location becomes a gateway to everything you need and want.

CONVENIENT TRAVEL: The community is near the crossroads of Interstate 45 and Interstate 10. I-10 extends westward, linking to San Antonio and eastward to Louisiana. I-45 connects to the fascinating Gulf Coast to the south and Dallas and Fort Worth to the north. These significant freeways provide a portal to various adventures opening the doors to road trips, getaways, and exploration in multiple directions.

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Homes in Sawyer Heights, Houston, TX

5 Real Estate Facts about Sawyer Heights Homes for Sale

  • Sawyer Heights real estate comprises easy-to-maintain apartments, one-level residences, and multi-story single-family homes.
  • Townhouses range from $420,000 to $529,000 for 1,500 to 2,300 square feet of living space.
  • Buyers can expect to spend $347,000 to $1 million for single-family homes in Sawyer Heights. These involve structures built from 1890 to 2023.
  • Homes feature floor sizes ranging from 1,000 to 2,800 square feet, with one to four bedrooms and one to 3.5 bathroom configurations.
  • Standard residential lot sizes in Sawyer Heights are from 0.03 to 0.11 acres.
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Sawyer Heights Homes for Sale



1218 Winter Street

Houston, TX, 77007


1220 Winter Street

Houston, TX, 77007


2103 Crockett Street

Houston, TX, 77007


1723 Henderson Street

Houston, TX, 77007


1721 Henderson Street

Houston, TX, 77007


2010 Shearn Street

Houston, TX, 77007
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I-10 forms the northern and eastern perimeters of Sawyer Heights. Sawyer St outlines it to the west and Washington Ave to the south.

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Things to do in Sawyer Heights

Stude Park

Bring the family and enjoy the city park's playground, swings, bike paths, and refreshing pool.

Buffalo Bayou Brewing Company

Indulge in over 30 captivating beers and ciders in the cozy taproom, complemented by mouthwatering cuisine.

The Silos at Sawyer Yards

Former storages now house working artists, captivating galleries, loft offices, and creative enterprises.

Panther Soccer

An indoor facility tailored for skill development, budding players master incredible dribbling and shooting abilities.


Schools in Sawyer Heights

School NameGradesAdmission
Crockett Elementary SchoolK - 5Public
Marshall Middle School6 - 8Public
Northside High School9 - 12Public
Bayou Village SchoolK - 5Private
The Kipling SchoolK - 8Private
St. Theresa Catholic SchoolK - 8Private