River Oaks and Avalon Place


River Oaks, Houston’s most prestigious neighborhood, is among America’s most affluent areas. With first-class amenities and unmatched comforts, residents of River Oaks’ residents enjoy living in the lap of luxury right in the center of all of Houston’s foremost business hubs- just a few minutes to Downtown, Texas Medical Center, Greenway Plaza, and Galleria. River Oaks’ rich history began in the 1920s with William Hogg, son of former Texas governor Jim Hogg, developing high-end real estate around the revered River Oaks Country Club. River Oaks is popularly characterized by its marvelous, multi-million dollar mansions and elaborate, elegant estates- some sitting on several acres. A diversity in architecture is seen throughout the neighborhood, anywhere from traditional to more modern styling. In fact, a number of nationally acclaimed architects of the era had a hand in designing many of the properties in River Oaks, providing a vast variety of homes to fulfill any range of resident requirements. The ’average’ home today is over 3,600 square feet with a value exceeding $1,000,000. Properties for sale in River Oaks range in value from the upper 700s to over $20M for some elite estates. Adjacent to the south of River Oaks is a smaller enclave of homes known as Avalon Place. The 200 or so homes that make up Avalon Place have the similar style and sophistication you can expect of the multi-million dollar luxury properties in River Oaks, but on a more manageable budget anywhere from the 600s to 1.5M.

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