Best Guide To Sandalwood Houston Homes & Real Estate

Sandalwood Houston Real Estate Guide

Featuring a picturesque lake surrounded by homes on expansive lots with mature trees, Sandalwood is a Memorial subdivision just 15 minutes away from the Galleria.

An affluent Memorial neighborhood adjacent to Piney Point Village, Sandalwood is a quiet enclave of about 170 homes west of Downtown Houston.

The neighborhood features tree-lined streets, peaceful atmosphere, prime location, and lovely mix of vintage and modern homes.

  • MEMORIAL LOCATION: Sandalwood enjoys a central location in the popular Memorial area. It offers residents easy access to the Katy Freeway (I-10) and Sam Houston Parkway (Beltway 8). Main roads such as Gessner Road and Memorial Drive pass through the community.
  • SUBURBAN VIBE JUST MINUTES FROM THE LOOP: Similar to many of the vintage subdivisions within Memorial, Sandalwood is a scenic neighborhood with small-town vibe. Sandalwood features a Spring-fed lake, mature trees, canoes, a floating pier, and other perks common only to the countyside.
  • ACCESS TO TOP-NOTCH SCHOOLS: According to Houston’s Best Schools, Sandalwood homes are zoned to the highly regarded Spring Branch ISD, which includes a National Blue Ribbon School that serves the neighborhood: Frostwood Elementary.

  • EXCELLENT SHOPPING AND DINING OPTIONS: The neighborhood is just minutes from myriad restaurants, cafes, retail stores, and entertainment establishments of the Memorial City Mall and the CityCentre Plaza.The upscale shops of The Galleria, meanwhile, are only 15 minutes away.
  • GREAT HOME CHOICES: Established in the early 1950s, Sandalwood features beautifully updated vintage homes to newly constructed estates. Properties in the area range from ranch-style and traditional to French and custom-built contemporary homes. These homes sit on large, wooded lots and quiet streets.
  • STRONG REAL ESTATE MARKET: Sandalwood real estate are among the most expensive in Houston. Land prices in the area have seen a steady rise over the years, contributing to the appreciating value of homes in the neighborhood.

With high demand in the area and number of home choices, navigating the Sandalwood real estate market can be tricky. Homebuyers would greatly benefit from seeking the help of a reliable Houston realtor.

 

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For more information on available Sandalwood homes for sale and how they compare to nearby neighborhoods call Paige Martin at 713-384-5177 or email Paige@HoustonProperties.com
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Guide to Sandalwood Homes for Sale

Sandalwood is an affluent subdivision in Houston located near the independent cities of Memorial Villages, such as Piney Point Village, Bunker Hill Village, and Hedwig Village. It has more than 170 single-family home sites and is one of the most expensive neighborhoods in Houston.

Credit to the its location just south of Interstate 10 (Katy Freeway) and Beltway 8 (Sam Houston Parkway), Sandalwood Houston is highly accessible. Main thoroughfares like Gessner Road and Memorial Drive pass through the neighborhood.

Sandalwood homes are zoned to the highly regarded Spring Branch ISD, and is served by Frostwood Elementary, a National Blue Ribbon School. Student residents may also attend Memorial Middle and Memorial High Schools.

The neighborhood sits on  a prime location near the Memorial City Mall and the CityCentre Plaza, giving homeowners easy access to a variety of restaurants, cafes, retail stores, and entertainment. The upscale shops of The Galleria are only 15 minutes away.

Sandalwood real estate are among the most expensive in Houston. Land prices in the area have seen a steady rise over the years, contributing to the appreciating value of homes in the neighborhood.

Sandalwood Houston belongs to one of the oldest real estate developments in Houston, having been established in the early fifties during the property boom in the city. However, recently constructed homes mingle with updated vintage structures, giving the neighborhood a charming mix of architectural styles.

“Paige Martin is the best realtor in Houston. She will tell you the ‘bad’ and ‘ugly’ of a property and help you make a good purchase.”
“As first time buyers in the US, we are delighted to have worked with Paige. She is a delight to work with, and I would recommend anyone to enlist her help if you’re looking to either buy or sell a property.”

Like the rest of its neighbors, such as Piney Point and Bunker Hill, Sandalwood real estate have quiet streets lined by tall, mature trees and well-kept hedges.  It has an active civic club which plans activities and oversees the maintenance of the neighborhood.

Sandalwood real estate is popular for its large homes, elegant estates, and generous lots. The average home size is more than 4,000 square feet with bigger homes having more than 7,000 square feet. Homes in the neighborhood typically sit on sprawling lots ranging from 12,000 to more than 19,000 square feet.

Prices for Sandalwood homes for sale start at around $1.5 million and can go up to more than $4.5 million.

Sandalwood Houston Schools

Sandalwood homes are zoned to highly rated Spring Branch Independent School District (SBISD).

After its establishment as a suburban school district in the 1940’s, SBISD became popular for its highly-acclaimed schools.

The percentage of SBISD students performing at or above college-ready levels have consistently increased and exceeded state rates by 14-24%

Schools zoned to Sandalwood include:

  • Frostwood Elementary School
  • Memorial Middle School
  • Memorial High School
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*Note: For a more detailed guide to schools zoned to Sandalwood homes, check our Houston’s Best Schools OR email me at Paige@HoustonProperties.com.

 

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Paige Martin: Top Sandalwood Houston Realtor

As featured on Fox News in the Morning, Houston Business Journal and Houston Magazine, Paige Martin, a consistent Top Producing Broker-Associate and the owner of HoustonProperties.com, is ranked as one of the top residential real estate agents in the world.

Paige’s recent awards include:

  • 2016: One of the Top 25 Residential Realtors in Houston, Houston Business Journal
  • 2016: Five Star Realtor, Featured in Texas Monthly
  • 2016: One of America’s Best Real Estate Agents, RealTrends.com
  • 2015 Q3: #9 Individual Agent, Keller Williams, Worldwide (of 125,000 agents)
  • 2015: #1 Individual Agent, Keller Williams, Texas
  • 2015: #1 Individual Agent, Keller Williams, Southwest Texas (Houston, Woodlands, Katy, San Antonio)
  • 2015: #1 Individual Agent, Keller Williams, Houston
  • 2015: #1 Individual Agent, Keller Williams Memorial
  • 2015: One of America’s Best Real Estate Agents, RealTrends.com
  • 2015: One of the Top 25 Residential Realtors in Houston, Houston Business Journal
  • 2015: Five Star Realtor, Featured in Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2014 – #1 Ranked Individual Agent, Keller Williams Memorial
  • 2014 – “One of the Top 40 Houston Realtors,” Houston Chronicle
  • 2014 – “One of America’s Best Real Estate Agents,” RealTrends.com
  • 2014 – Five Star Realtor, Featured in Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2013 – #1 Ranked Individual Agent, Keller Williams Memorial
  • 2013 – Top 50 Houston Realtors by the Houston Chronicle
  • 2013 – Top 5 Ranked Individual Agent in the Houston Area with Keller Williams
  • 2013 – Five Star Realtor, Featured in Texas Monthly Magazine
  • 2012 – #1 Ranked Individual Agent in the Keller Williams Memorial Office
  • 2012 – Top 5 Ranked Individual Agent in the Houston Area with Keller Williams
  • 2011 – #1 Ranked Individual Agent in the Keller Williams Memorial Office
  • 2011 – Top 10 Ranked Individual Agent in the Houston Area with Keller Williams
  • 2010 – #1 Ranked Individual Agent in the Keller Williams Memorial Office
  • 2010 – Top 10 Ranked Individual Agent in the Houston Area with Keller Williams

Paige works with a tremendous number of buyers and sellers within Sandalwood, earning praises like “Paige Martin is the best Sandalwood realtor I know.” Read more about client feedback and ratings here.

For a specific recommendation of neighborhoods, homes or properties based upon your personal style, goals & price point, please contact Paige Martin, Owner of HoustonProperties.com & Broker Associate at Paige@HoustonProperties.com or 713-384-5177.

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