River Hollow Real Estate Guide

River Hollow homes for sale & insider real estate guide

River Hollow Real Estate Guide

Nestled within the gated community of Briar Hollow, River Hollow's appeal stems from its location. Its neighborhood is secluded, minutes away from the hustle and bustle of the Galleria.

River Hollow is popular thanks to its:

Navigating River Hollow’s real estate market can be complex. Lack of zoning and limited inventory can be bad for resale values. Apart from that, the proximity of some homes to the freeways can also affect the resale values. Thus, guidance from an experienced and knowledgeable realtor will be beneficial.

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

“Lisa Iglesias is not just a real estate agent; she is a seasoned professional whose professionalism, experience, client care, expertise in the best Houston neighborhoods, and specialization in luxury condos make her a standout choice in the Houston real estate market.” - Cecilia Monroy (Google Review)

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River Hollow Homes For Sale

3 Beds, 3 Baths
28 River Hollow Lane
3 Beds, 3 Baths
402 Egerton Crescent Drive
2 Beds, 2 Baths
2319 Steel Street
2 Beds, 2 Baths
12707 Boheme Drive #105
3 Beds, 2 Baths
1511 Olive Park
3 Beds, 3 Baths
4613 Nett Street

River Hollow Homes For Rent

3 Beds, 2 Baths
2100 Tanglewilde Street #67
3 Beds, 3 Baths
4205 Feagan Street
4 Beds, 3 Baths
1620 Lakeside Enclave Drive
3 Beds, 3 Baths
8316 Vista Bella Lane
2 Beds, 2 Baths
580 Wilcrest Drive
2 Beds, 2 Baths
1201 Mcduffie Street #168

Table of Contents

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

River Hollow Home Sale Trends

River Hollow Real Estate Trends

River Hollow is an exclusive community with a prime location. As one of the best gated Houston communities, River Hollow residents enjoy active security 24/7.

River Hollow is known for:

This neighborhood is close to world-class green spaces and commercial landmarks. It is also 5-mins away from the Galleria for ample employment opportunities.

River Hollow Best Realtor Insights

River Hollow is an upscale gated community nestled within the secluded area south of Buffalo Bayou. Homeowners of this exclusive neighborhood enjoy top-notch security and lifestyle convenience.

River Hollow Maps, Location & Zip Code

River Hollow Map

Commute Time River Hollow
Downtown (min) 10
Med Ctr (min) 15
Energy Corridor (min) 15
Galleria (min) 5

Map of River Hollow

Highlights River Hollow
Amenities River Hollow is a neighborhood with access to world-class retail and green spaces, like Memorial Park and River Oaks.

There are dozens of shopping and dining options in the popular Uptown Park.
Golf Courses - River Oaks Country Club
- Memorial Park Golf Course and Driving Range
- Houston Country Club
Run / Bike Trails - Memorial Park Hike and Bike Trails
- Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
- Post Oak Park
- Martin Debrovner Park
- Wiess Park
- Del Monte Park
- Kettering Park
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail:

- Uptown Park
- Post Oak Plaza Shopping Mall
- River Oaks District Shopping Mall
- Highland Village Shopping Mall
- Sage Plaza Shopping Mall
- The Galleria


- McCormick & Schmick's Seafood & Steaks
- Merus Grill
- Étoile
- Bloom & Bee
- Mastro's Steakhouse
- Birdies


- Belvedere
- The Black Swan Nightclub
- Craft F&B
- The Railyard Houston
- Ducky McShweeney's


- Whole Foods Market
- Randalls
- Target Grocery
- Woodway Food Group
- Hebert's Specialty Meats
Major Employers - Shale-Inland Holdings Llc
- Quanta Services
- Sirius Solutions
- Iapetus Holdings
- Randstad

River Hollow Schools

River Hollow homes are zoned to the Houston Independent School District (HISD).

Established in the 1920s, Houston ISD is the largest school district in the state (with 283 schools). The Texas Education Agency (TEA) gave the district a “Met Standard” rating. HISD features several International Baccalaureate (IB) schools, including Lamar High School, Lanier Middle School, and St. George Place Elementary School.

Students in the area may attend the following public schools:

Elementary Schools

Middle Schools

High Schools

River Hollow Houston Private Schools

The following are some of the more notable private schools near River Hollow.

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

Note: For more detailed information on specific schools zoned to different River Hollow 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.

River Hollow Real Estate Market

River Hollow Single-Family Home Sale Trends

Like Raintree Place, River Hollow comprises mostly townhomes and a few detached patio homes.

As mentioned, these properties don’t share a wall with their neighbors. Home and lot sizes are comparable to their townhome counterparts, however.

River Hollow homes offer 3 bedrooms spread over two stories.

River Hollow Houston Townhomes Sale Trends

River Hollow homes are mostly two-story townhomes (properties that share a wall with one or two neighbors) and patio homes.

Built between the early 1970s and 1980s, townhomes in the community feature traditional designs. Standard features include brick veneer or brick and wood exteriors.

River Hollow townhomes often offer 3-bedroom floor plans (with 2 to 3 full baths) spread over 2,600 to more than 4,300 square feet of living space. Standard features include back patios, balconies, two-car garages, rooftop decks, and high ceilings.

Prices for River Hollow homes range from $450,000 to upwards of $900,000.

River Hollow Condo Sale Trends

There are no mid or high-rise condos in River Hollow. Briar Hollow and nearby neighborhoods like the Galleria and River Oaks have plenty of residential buildings. Unit sizes, floor plans, and building amenities vary.

Briar Hollow condos include:

Here are more condos in the nearby River Oaks and Galleria area.

River Oaks:


To see other condos within the Inner Loop, see Inner Loop Houston Condos. To see condos within the 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 River Hollow real estate. Please contact us if you'd like to see Houston condos or learn more about buildings that could be a fit for you.

River Hollow TX History

The area south of Memorial Park and Buffalo Bayou and west of River Oaks used to be farmland.

Surrounding neighborhoods Highland Village, Afton Oaks, and Oak Estates were established well before development in Briar Hollow started in the 1970s.

The period during the 1970s and the 1980s saw development in several communities in the area, including River Hollow, Raintree Place, and Park Square Condominiums.

Today, River Hollow is still one of the best-gated communities in Houston, thanks mainly to its central location and high accessibility.

Fun Things To Do Near River Hollow Houston

River Hollow residents have over 200 Yelp-rated establishments within a mile of their homes. Several retail and entertainment hubs are within minutes away from the community, as well as Memorial Park.

The Galleria/Uptown Park area, located less than a mile from River Hollow, is home to more than 5,000,000 square feet of retail and commercial space. The Galleria, one of the largest retail centers in the state, offers 2,000,000+ square feet of leasable space with anchors. These include Macy’s, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, and Saks Fifth Avenue.

Other retail centers nearby include River Oaks District, Highland Village, and Uptown Park.

Outdoor entertainment hubs are also minutes away from River Hollow. Memorial Park features an 18-hole municipal golf course, miles of hike-and-bike trails, and picnic areas.

Residents can also enjoy the River Hollow’s swimming pool.

Here are some of River Hollow Houston's must-visit places:

Golf and Outdoor Entertainment

Best River Hollow 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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