Royden Oaks Homes For Sale Under $750k
Aside from being one of the most accessible Houston neighborhoods, it also offers the many conveniences that River Oaks offers.
Royden Oaks homeowners enjoy being just a few-minute stroll to the bustling retail options and exceptional restaurants of nearby Highland Village. The Galleria, River Oaks Shopping Center, and Greenway Plaza are all less than a 10-minute drive from the neighborhood.
A public library, parks, and numerous pocket gardens are just few of the many recreational areas Royden Oaks residents can visit. Crape myrtles lining Willowick bloom every summer, adding shades of pink, red, and lavender to the lush greenery.
Royden Oaks properties are always in high demand. Its land value has increased by 200% in the past decade. With the constant low inventory, finding the best Royden Oaks Houston realtor familiar with the area will help you secure your Royden Oaks dream home.
For questions, advice, Royden Oaks 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.
Royden Oaks Houston Resources:
- Royden Oaks Houston Neighborhood Guide
- Royden Oaks Houston Homes For Sale
- Most Expensive Royden Oaks Homes For Sale
- Royden Oaks Homes For Sale Under $1M
- Houston Neighborhoods Guide
NOTE: Royden Oaks 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 Royden Oaks homes for sale call Paige Martin at 713-384-5177 or email [email protected]
Guide To Royden Oaks Homes For Sale Under $750k
This peaceful enclave is bordered by Westheimer Road to the south, San Felipe Road to the north, Willowick Road to the west, and Timber Lane to the east.
The neighborhood is just a few minutes from the West Loop and Southwest Freeways, and many major thoroughfares such as Westheimer Road, Kirby Drive, and San Felipe Street.
Royden Oaks subdivision is a favorite among families who wish to enjoy the Inner Loop convenience of being near both work and leisure.
While Royden Oaks homes for sale are among the more expensive properties in Houston (Royden Oaks is one of Houston’s 20 most expensive neighborhoods), buyers can still get homes that rival River Oaks luxury real estate for less.
Despite being one of the most expensive Houston neighborhoods, Royden Oaks homes for sale are one of the more affordable options within the River Oaks vicinity. Lots are generally smaller than River Oaks homes for sale, but Royden Oaks makes up for it by having more new constructions.
Posh new constructions have been changing the Royden Oaks real estate market for the past 10 years. More than a third of the older homes have already been replaced with stunning 2-story luxury homes.
These new constructions easily sell for over a million, but there are quite a few gems you can find for under $750k. Homes in this price range tend to be older but have been recently updated. Living areas tend to be below 2,500 square feet, with lot sizes generally under 7,500 square feet.
Royden Oaks homes also tend to sell well, averaging just under a month in the market. It is normal to see very few homes up for sale, but there are off-market options.
Royden Oaks Houston: Schools Information
The Houston Independent School District (HISD) runs the schools zoned to Royden Oaks. These public schools are some of the best in the city, and offer high-quality education comparable to the exemplary private schools nearby. Elementary Schools
- River Oaks Elementary School at 2008 Kirby Dr. River Oaks Elementary School has an accelerated multidisciplinary curriculum and is one of the first three elementary schools in Texas to acquire an authorization for the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme. It has a GreatSchools.org rating of 10/10.
- Lanier Middle School at 2600 Woodland. Sidney Lanier Middle School handles students from grades 6 to 8. They received a Texas Gold Performance Award based on language arts, math, reading, science, social studies, and writing in 2011. They also have a Vanguard program for gifted students. It has a GreatSchools.org rating of 10/10.
- 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.
Royden Oaks Private Schools
Much like River Oaks, students in the area mostly attend private schools nearby. Two of Houston’s finest private schools are just a few minutes from Royden Oaks.
River Oaks Baptist School lies on the boundary of Royden Oaks along Willowick Rd. It is one of the premier independent, co-educational schools in Houston. Half of their faculty hold advanced degrees in their field and they boast of a low teacher to student ratio.
St. John’s School at the corner of Claremont Lane and Buffalo Speedway is one of “America’s Elite Prep Schools” according to Forbes.com and “the best private school in Houston” according to the New York Times. It has a GreatSchools.org community rating of 3/5 stars.
Other private schools in the area include:
- The Childhood Center
- St. Luke’s Day School
- Bethany Christian School
- Children’s Garden Montessori School
- Houston Preparatory Academy
- St. Anne Catholic School
- St. Stephen’s Episcopal School
To find an updated listing of all Royden Oaks 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.
Royden Oaks 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 Royden Oaks 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 Teamm & Broker Associate at [email protected] or 713-384-5177.