Denver Harbor Real Estate Guide

Denver Harbor homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Denver Harbor Real Estate Guide

Denver Harbor, also known as Port Houston, is divided into two sections. One is located north of the Houston Ship Channel turning basin and the other is east of Downtown. The neighborhood is known for its mix of residential, industrial, and commercial uses.

Denver Harbor is popular due to its:

The construction of Interstate Highway 10 divided Denver Harbor into two. It resulted in a great loss of historic housing stock. The home-buying process in Denver Harbor can be tricky. Although it is mostly residential, the southern part along Clinton Drive is more industrial. Prices of homes tend to be higher, and the effects of industrialization can be uninviting to some. The help of an expert realtor in the area is beneficial.

To get personal advice on buying or selling in Denver Harbor, contact Paige Martin, one of Houston’s best realtors and one of the top-ranked Realtors in the United States.

“Shannon Poindexter is a joy to work with. She’s organized, thoughtful and informed. She knows her market well and has tremendous respect within her community. You can count on Shannon to go above and beyond to take care of her clients and I would definitely recommend working with her if you’re looking in the Houston area!” - Afton Hominick (Google Review)

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Denver Harbor Homes For Sale

3 Beds, 2 Baths
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3 Beds, 2 Baths
1822 Schweikhardt Street
2 Beds, 2 Baths
321 Grove Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
5512 San Jose Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
3909 Hare Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
4213 Nichols Street #B

Denver Harbor Homes For Rent

3 Beds, 2 Baths
5512 San Jose Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
706 Meadow Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2211 Dan Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
541 Schweikhardt Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
3204 Cline Street #A
2 Beds, 2 Baths
318 Plaza Del Sol Park

Table of Contents

  1. Denver Harbor Home Sale Trends
  2. Denver Harbor Best Realtor Insights
  3. Denver Harbor Maps, Location & Zip Code
  4. Denver Harbor Schools
  5. Denver Harbor Real Estate Market

Denver Harbor Home Sale Trends

Denver Harbor Real Estate Trends

Denver Harbor is located north of The Houston Ship Channel turning basin. Although physically divided by Interstate Highway 10, the neighborhood’s local identity as a historic community remains strong.

Denver Harbor features:

Denver Harbor is home to neighborhoods known for their mix of residential, industrial, and commercial uses. Although a predominantly residential area, the southern part along Clinton Drive is more industrial, while Lyons Avenue is the major commercial corridor.

Denver Harbor Best Realtor Insights

Denver Harbor is a historic community known for its residential, commercial, and industrial use.

Denver Harbor Maps, Location & Zip Code

Denver Harbor Map

Commute Time Denver Harbor
Downtown (min) 5
Med Ctr (min) 15
Energy Corridor (min) 25
Galleria (min) 20

Map of Denver Harbor

Highlights Denver Harbor
Amenities Denver Harbor is close to many retail spots, restaurants, and even green spaces.

In fact, the unique Buffalo Bend Nature Park is just around the corner.

Aside from recreational spaces, the park also features a pond with some turtles and birds.
Golf Courses - Gus Wortham Park Golf Course
- East River 9
Run / Bike Trails - Buffalo Bend Nature Park
- Mason Park
- Selena Quintanilla Perez Park
- Hidalgo Park
- Marron (Tony) Park
- Boyce-Dorian Park
- Eastwood Park
- South Bank Buffalo Bayou Hike and Bike Trail - Jensen
- White Oak to Buffalo Bayou Trail Connection
Nearby Retail / Dining Shopping:

- Harrisburg Plaza
- Lyons Avenue Shopping Center
- Gulfgate
- The Trail Shopping Plaza
- Telephone Rd Shopping Center
- Value Village
- Howard Freeway Shopping Center


- Seafood Kitchen
- Por Mis Cazuelas
- Food D'Lite
- Street to Kitchen
- Dinner Bell Cafeteria and Bakery
- M&M Burger


- Supermercado Suksa
- Lyons Supermarket
- Sellers Bros
- DJ Supermarket
- Fiesta Mart
- Kroger


- El Portal
- Black Magic Social Club
- Bohemeo's
- The Kickback Bar
- Saint Bernard's Pub
- Club 2020
Major Employers - Texas Medical Center
- Chevron
- JP Morgan Chase & Co.
- CenterPoint Energy
- Ernst & Young LLP

Denver Harbor Schools

Denver Harbor is home to some of the best schools in the area. It is zoned to the Houston Independent School District (HISD).

The Houston ISD has plenty of multi-awarded National Blue Ribbon schools under its belt. Denver Harbor in particular, has some of the best schools in the district zoned to its subdivisions.

The neighborhood is home to :

To find an updated listing of all Denver Harbor real estate zoned to any specific public school, please email Paige Martin at with the property preference and budget that you're working with.

Note: For more detailed information on specific schools zoned to different Denver Harbor areas, please refer to our Houston Schools Guide OR email me.

Note: School zoning tends to change from year to year. The information provided above is accurate but not guaranteed. Please double-check by visiting the school's website.

Denver Harbor Real Estate Market

Denver Harbor Single-Family Home Sale Trends

Most homes for sale in Denver Harbor are single-family homes. The residences in Denver Harbor are on both sides of McCarty Street.

On average, Denver Harbor homes stand on large lots at around 1,256 square feet.

Houses in the neighborhood have traditional designs. Most come with a 3-bedroom and 1-bathroom floor plan.

Several of these homes go back to the 1950s. Homes have undergone renovations and updates. These houses combine rich history with modern touches.

The price of properties depends on the size and location. Denver Harbor homes can sell between $85,000 to more than $185,000.

Denver Harbor Townhomes Sale Trends

Although fewer than single-family homes, Denver Harbor has a few townhomes.

These townhomes are more recent. The luxury townhomes available in the area have prices of around $400,000. These large homes are about 2,000 square feet and have modern structural styles.

Denver Harbor Condo Sale Trends

No mid- or high-rise Denver Harbor condos are for sale, but plenty of units are available in the surrounding areas.

Several condo buildings are located in the Downtown area, including:

To see other condos within the Inner Loop, see Inner Loop Houston Condos. To see condos within the nearby Galleria area, see Galleria Houston Condos. To see other condos within Downtown Houston, see Downtown Condos. To see condos within Museum District, see Museum District Condos.

The Houston Properties Team are expert in Denver Harbor real estate, making them the best realtor in town. Please contact us if you'd like to see Houston condos or learn more about buildings that could fit you.

Denver Harbor TX History

Denver Harbor is a neighborhood located in the East End of Houston. The area gets its name after the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad.

In the 1950s and 1960s, Denver Harbor experienced huge developments. It led to the displacement of many long-time residents. New highways and the expanding shipping industry impacted the area.

In recent times, Denver Harbor changed with the help of the authorities. Structures are improved to encourage economic development. All of these while preserving the area's cultural heritage.

Denver Harbor is home to new and long-time residents. Serving locals are many businesses and civic and cultural institutions.

Fun Things To Do Near Denver Harbor

Denver Harbor offers a variety of fun activities.

Some popular options include visiting Denver Harbor Park. It features playgrounds, a community center, and a swimming pool.

Another destination is the Denver Harbor Multi-Service Center.

The location offers various programs and services. Health clinics, after-school programs, and job training are available.

Many delicious restaurants in the area serve traditional Texan food. Tex-Mex and BBQ belong to these restaurants. Fishing, boating, and kayaking spots are in the Denver Harbor Boat Ramp. Then there's Denver Harbor Trail, which attracts bikers and joggers.

Here are some other Denver Harbor must-visit places:

Golf Courses
Parks and Trails

Best Denver Harbor Realtor - Paige Martin

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

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