Third Ward Real Estate Guide

Third Ward homes for sale & insider real estate guide

Third Ward Real Estate Guide

Third Ward is a community located within the Inner Loop area. It is one of the six historic wards of Houston. Third ward in its more than 180-year existence. The community has seen significant border adjustments and population shifts. Third Ward belongs to Houston's Most Accessible Neighborhoods in Houston.

The Greater Third Ward is famous for its:

Due to its location, the Third Ward is challenging to navigate without a real estate agent. The leaders of Third Ward collaborated with the Texas Main Street Program. They identified novel ways to attract new businesses and developments. In comparison, it is preserving the history and tradition of Third Ward. The Emancipation Avenue, Main Street Program, is an innovative effort. It incorporates local history into a brand-new structural framework.

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

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Third Ward Homes For Sale

3 Beds, 3 Baths
2806 Tierwester Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
2711 Winbern St Street
2 Beds, 1 Bath
3510 Nagle Street
4 Beds, 3 Baths
2714 Gray St Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
3228 Reeves Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
3230 Reeves Street

Third Ward Homes For Rent

3 Beds, 1 Bath
3610 Mcgowen Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
2219 Berry Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
2335 Eagle Street
3 Beds, 2 Baths
3717 Palmer Street
3 Beds, 3 Baths
3322 Hutchins St
3 Beds, 3 Baths
2708 Drew Street

Table of Contents

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

Third Ward Home Sale Trends

Third Ward Real Estate Trends

Third Ward is one of Houston's six historic wards inside the Inner Loop. It also has easy access to Houston's primary business and retail hubs. These are Downtown and Medical Center.

Third Ward is famous due to its:

The Third Ward is an excellent neighborhood with several dining and entertainment options.

Third Ward Best Realtor Insights

The Greater Third Ward Houston is bordered by the South Freeway (I-69) to the northwest, the Gulf Freeway (I-45) to the northeast, and Blodgett Street to the south.

Third Ward Maps, Location & Zip Code

Third Ward Map

Commute Time Third Ward
Downtown (min) 5
Med Ctr (min) 10
Energy Corridor (min) 25
Galleria (min) 15

Map of Third Ward

Highlights Third Ward
Amenities Homeowners can enjoy the hike-and-bike trails, pools, and picnic areas of MacGregor Park.

Third Ward provides easy access to Texas Medical Center and Downtown Houston's commercial and employment districts.

Easy drive and commutes to any location in Houston because it is close to Main Street and Southmore Boulevard.
Golf Courses - Hermann Park Golf Course
- Gus Wortham Park Gold Course
Run / Bike Trails - Brays Bayou Park
- Marvin Taylor Excercise Trail
- Heights Hike and Bike Trail East Trailhead
- Buffalo Bayou Hike and Bike Trail Downtown
- South Bank Buffalo Bayou Hike and Bike Trail - Jensen
- Discovery Green
Nearby Retail / Dining Retail

- Exchange To Change LLC
- Color Explosion Vintage Fashion
- The Cottage Shop
- Mc Queen's Custom Tailor Retail
- The Blue Bird Circle Resale Shop
- Pak's
- Student Center Market


- Cream Burger
- Barnaby's Cafe
- Houston This Is It Soul Food
- J78ToGo
- Moody Towers Dining Commons
- Lucille's
- Damian's Cucina Italiana


- Leon's Lounge
- Barbarella
- Marlos Bar & Lounge
- Dbar
- The Spot
- Grooves of Houston


- Randalls
- Southmore Market
- Tip Top Grocery
- Tani Food Mart
- H-E-B
Major Employers - C.E. Shepherd Co., L.P.
- HCA Houston Healthcare
- University of Houston
- Merichem Company
- TekRevol
- Texas Southern University

Third Ward Schools

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

The Houston ISD features several National Blue Ribbon and multi-award-winning schools. The Third Ward, in particular, has some of the best schools in the district zoned to its subdivisions.

The city is home to:

To find an updated listing of all Third Ward 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 Third Ward 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.

Third Ward Real Estate Market

Third Ward Single-Family Home Sale Trends

Third Ward is mostly made up of single-family homes with two to five bedrooms and traditional designs. It has homes ranging in size from 1,000 to 5,000 square feet, and lots ranging in size from 6,000 to more than 9,000 square feet.

Prices for Third Ward homes range from around $120,000 to $550,000.

Third Ward Townhome Sale Trends

Third Ward townhomes feature 2 to 4 stories with 2 to 3 bedrooms. It comes with different architectural styles. The options include a contemporary or modern design and ranch-style aesthetics. Living areas range in size from 1,500 to over 2,500 square feet.

A Third Ward townhome for sale can range in price from $300,000 to $500,000.

Third Ward Condo Sale Trends

There are no mid-or high-rise Third Ward condos for sale, but plenty of units are available in the surrounding areas.

Several condo buildings are located in Downtown Houston, 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 experts in Third Ward 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.

Third Ward TX History

The Third Ward has experienced significant border and population changes over the course of its more than 180-year history. The Third Ward is well-known for its rich historical and cultural heritage.

It was once the heart of the downtown area, situated on the southeast corner of Main and Congress streets.

In 2017, the park and community center was renovated for $33 million. The University of Houston and Texas Southern University are also supported by the area.

Third Ward leaders worked alongside the Texas Main Street Program. They devised novel approaches to attracting new businesses and developments. On the other hand, it is preserving its history and traditions for the next 100 years. The Emancipation Avenue, Main Street Program is a groundbreaking initiative. It integrates local history into a completely new structural framework.

Fun Things To Do Near The Third Ward

The Third Ward, one of Houston's six historic wards, is culturally diverse. The community has a variety of entertainment and dining options. The dynamic neighborhood is a blend of old and new.

Homeowners can enjoy easy access to any location in Houston because it is close to Main Street and Southmore Boulevard.

Here are some of the Third Ward's must-visit places:


Best Third Ward 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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