Luxury Glen Cove Homes For Sale
It is the 10th most expensive Houston neighborhood for many reasons including:
- SERENE AMBIANCE: This quiet neighborhood enjoys one of the best nature experiences within the Inner Loop with its proximity to Memorial Park, Hogg Bird Sanctuary, and Buffalo Bayou.
- PROXIMITY TO HOUSTON HUBS: This urban neighborhood embraces both nature and arts. It is within minutes from the Museum District, Medical Center, Downtown Houston, and Galleria.
- ESTABLISHED COMMUNITY: It is one of the Inner Loop neighborhoods that offers the largest lots with the strictest deed restrictions.
- STRONG REAL ESTATE APPRECIATION: Land value per square foot of Glen Cove homes for sale have appreciated by 90% in the past 5 years, owing to the large lots that make the area attractive to new constructions.
Each of the subdivisions that comprises Glen Cove follows a different set of deed restrictions, making it challenging for homebuyers. Finding the best Glen Cove Houston realtor helps in making the process less challenging.
For questions, advice, Glen Cove real estate recommendations, or off-market MLS listings, contact Paige Martin, head of the Houston Properties Team and rated as the best Keller Williams Memorial realtor the last four years.
Glen Cove Houston Resources:
- Glen Cove Neighborhood Guide
- All Glen Cove Homes For Sale
- Glen Cove Homes For Sale Under $1M
- Glen Cove Homes For Sale Under $600k
- Houston Neighborhoods Guide
NOTE: Glen Cove homes are among the fastest selling real estate in Houston. Some of the properties are off-market (not publicly listed). For more information on available luxury Glen Cove homes call Paige Martin at 713-384-5177 or email [email protected]
Luxury Glen Cove Houston Homes
Glen Cove is flanked by the Buffalo Bayou to the south, Crestwood Drive to the west, Arnot Street to the north, and Westcott Street to the west. This small area in the 77007 Houston zip code lies between the neighborhoods of Crestwood and Camp Logan.
Neighborhoods in this area enjoy proximity to Memorial Park, one of the largest urban parks in the United States. Glen Cove homeowners are just minutes away from the park’s jogging trails, and the hiking trails under the thick canopy of rain trees in the Hogg Bird sanctuary.
It’s the closest to nature one can get while still enjoying the convenience of an Inner Loop location. Aside from the easy access to major business districts, Glen Cove is within minutes from the Texas Medical Center, Museum District, Downtown Houston, and Galleria.
Despite being established in the 1940’s, the neighborhood was built within a wide time spread, adding to its variety of homes. Glen Cove has some of the newest homes within the Inner Loop, with a median year built of 1994.
This is partly due to the large lots in the neighborhood. Glen Cove homes for sale boast of spacious lots averaging 8,000 square feet. Many of the homes have wide-open spaces that appeal to families, with living areas as large as over 9,000 square feet.
Many of the elegant one-story homes that were originally built with 2-story mega mansions, and waterfront homes can be found in certain areas.
Glen Cove homes for sale range between $500,000 to over $4 million, and are meticulously maintained to follow the neighborhood bylaws.
Luxury Glen Cove homes have at least 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms in lots that are at least 6,000 square feet.
Fun Things To Do In Glen Cove Houston
Glen Cove is a dream neighborhood for health buffs and nature enthusiasts. It is located just east of Memorial Park, one of the nation’s largest urban parks, and a favorite jogging trail for many Houstonians.
Part of the park south of Memorial Drive includes miles of multi-use trails through the woods, picnic areas, softball fields, volleyball courts, and a soccer field. Its golf course, Memorial Park Golf Course, is rated among the top municipal golf courses in the country.
Glen Cove is within minutes from the luxurious shopping and dining options of The Galleria and Highland Village. The Museum District is located west of the neighborhood, and offers 20 cultural institutions including art, history, and science museums.
The growing popularity of Rice Village has seen an expansion of a lively dining scene just within minutes of Glen Cove. Washington Avenue and the Memorial Drive also houses some of the most exciting eateries in Houston.
There are minimal bike lanes within the neighborhood itself. However, an extensive bike trail can be found within Memorial Park.
Snap Kitchen is just outside the neighborhood along Memorial Drive, providing healthy and organic food items that are sourced locally.
Other must-try places near Glen Cove include:
- Shandy’s Cafe
- Brenner’s Steakhouse
- Sunrise Taquito
- Candelari’s Pizzeria
- Black Walnut Cafe
- Kolache Factory
- R Bar
- Los Cucos
- BRC Gastropub
- Katch 22
- Homewood Park
- Mary Elliott Park
- Pine Valley Park
- Kirby Park
- Autry Park
Glen Cove Houston Realtor – Paige Martin
As featured on Fox News in the Morning, the Houston Business Journal, Houston Chronicle, and Houston Magazine, Paige Martin – a consistent Top Producing Broker-Associate and head of the Houston Properties Team – is ranked amongst the very top Keller Williams agents in the Houston area.
Paige is ranked as one of the top realtors in Glen Cove Houston, and the state of Texas. Read more about the over 65 awards she’s won in the last few years.
Paige works with a tremendous number of buyers and sellers within the Inner Loop.
For a specific recommendation of neighborhoods, homes or properties based upon your personal style, goals & price point, please contact Paige Martin, head of the Houston Properties Team & Broker Associate at [email protected] or 713-384-5177.