Glen Cove Homes Under $600k
The neighborhood is also just outside the Hogg Bird Sanctuary and offers views of the slow running waters of the Buffalo Bayou.
It is the 10th most expensive Houston neighborhood and one of the most sought-after in the Memorial area due to the unique combination of proximity to nature and Inner Loop entertainment and business hubs
Glen Cove is composed of 3 subdivisions, each following different deed restrictions. This, along with the constant low inventory makes it a challenging neighborhood for homebuyers.
Finding the best Glen Cove Houston realtor can help buyers find the best value Glen Cove homes for sale.
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
- Most Expensive Glen Cove Homes For Sale
- Glen Cove Homes For Sale Under $1m
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 Glen Cove homes for sale call Paige Martin at 713-384-5177 or email [email protected]
Glen Cove Houston Homes For Sale Guide
Looking around Glen Cove, it’s hard to imagine this neighborhood is within the Inner Loop. It is located between the Memorial Park, Hogg Bird Sanctuary, and offers relaxing views of the the Buffalo Bayou.
The 3 subdivisions making up Glen Cove are bordered by Buffalo Bayou to the south, Crestwood Drive to the west, Arnot Street to the north, and Westcott Street to the west.
Development of the neighborhood started in the 1940’s and continued until the 1960’s. In the 1990’s, a trend towards tearing down older homes started. Glen Cove’s roomy lots made it attractive for new constructions.
The wide time spread Glen Cove homes were built and the increasing new constructions add to the variety of homes in the neighborhood.
Most of Glen Cove homes for sale under $600,000 are older homes located towards the center of the neighborhood. Properties generally become more expensive as they go nearer the Buffalo Bayou where the waterfront homes are, and towards Crestwood, which is nearer the Memorial Park.
Homes under this price range can have as much as 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, in living areas ranging from over 1,160 to almost 1,800 square feet. Lot sizes are still very spacious, with some homes measuring over 7,000 square feet.
Glen Cove Schools Information
Residents of Glen Cove are zoned to schools under the Houston Independent School District (HISD). Students attend the following public schools:
- Memorial Elementary School. The Memorial Elementary School is easily accessible from Glen Cove along Arnot Street. The school serves students grades PK-6 and has a GreatSchools.org rating of 6/10.
- Hogg Middle School. Hogg Middle School is located in the Norhill neighborhood, just a 15-minute drive from Glen Cove. It has a GreatSchools.org community rating of 3/10.
- Lamar High School at 3325 Westheimer Rd. Lamar High School has a great Athletics program. They have one of the oldest lacrosse programs in the state. Their football team, The Lamar Redskins, is one of the highest-ranking teams within the Greater Houston area. It has GreatSchools.org rating of 7/10.
- High School For Law Enforcement And Criminal Justice. LE/CJ on 4701 Dickson is an all-magnet school for law enforcement and criminal justice. It has a GreatSchools.org rating of 8/10.
Glen Cove Private Schools
Most of the residents send their children to the exemplary private schools nearby.
The Kinkaid School in the Memorial Villages is one of the oldest and most prestigious private schools in Houston. It serves students from PK – 12 and features an Interim Term where students can select a from a set of teacher-designed curricula.
Students also go on international trips sponsored by the school and provides connections with companies for students who need an internship.
St. John’s School on Claremont Lane is noted for its selectivity and academic excellence. Forbes.com noted it as one of “America’s Elite Prep Schools”. Many of its students get accepted to highly selective universities such as Harvard and Princeton.
The DePelchin Children’s Center is a University Charter School of the University of Texas. Located along Memorial Drive, the school offers programs for youths aged 5 to 13 years who suffer from depression, bipolar disorder, abuse, and other behavioral problems.
Other notable private schools near Glen Cove include:
- Houston Heights Learning Academy
- The Kipling School
- Messiah Lutheran School
- Memorial Hall School
- St. Thomas High School
- St. Theresa Catholic School
- Melinda Webb School – The Center for Hearing and Speech
- Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart
- Memorial Christian Academy
- St. Agnes Academy
To find an updated listing of all Glen Cove real estate zoned to any specific public school, please email Paige Martin at [email protected] with the property type and budget that you’re looking for.
*Note: school zoning can change from year to year, information above is deemed accurate, but not guaranteed. Please double check.
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.