Rice Village has been a favorite shopping destination of Houstonians since it opened in the 1930s. It is half a mile west of Rice University.
Easily accessible, Rice Village is located inside Loop 610 and just south of US-59/Interstate 69.
The shopping area boasts fashion forward stores, charming boutiques with one-of-a-kind wares, excellent dining options and a strong showing from national brands such as Banana Republic, Express, Bath and Body Works, Mac, Chico's and Victoria's Secret.
The original cluster of shops and restaurants occupies around 10 city blocks bordered by University Boulevard, Kirby Drive, Rice Boulevard, and Morningside Drive. However, with the expansion of the retail area, Rice Village now covers a total of 16 city blocks. This includes northward extensions along Kirby and the mixed-used developments between Morningside and Greenbriar. Today, more than 300 establishments operate with Rice Village.
Luxurious apartments are also available in the area with the advantage of being within walking distance of shops, restaurants and fitness opportunities.
Rice Village falls within the Houston Independent School District. Residents of this area may be zoned to the following:
- Poe Elementary School
- Lanier Middle School
- Lamar High School
- Rice University
- The University of Houston
In and around Rice Village, you will find luxurious apartments as well as single-family homes.
At a glance
Living in Rice Village makes it easy to achieve a work-live-play lifestyle.
The place is one of Houston's best gastronomic hotspots, offering a wide variety of cuisine.
In addition, the district offers:
- Easy commutes to Houston's hotspots such as Greenway Plaza, the Galleria and downtown.
- Luxury apartments in a mixed use environment
- The Texas Medical Center just minutes away
Rice Village is considered one of the best places to live in when you have young children and is also the best area for those looking for one of the best places to relocate!
Live the Life You've Always Imagined in Rice Village
Samuel Johnson once wrote "To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition". This expression is true for many Americans. Of all the components that make up a happy life, your home is one of, if not the most important.
When it comes to living, Rice Village stands out above the rest as a fantastic community that enjoys both sheer natural area beauty with terrific homes featuring diverse architectural designs with many homes on acreage. If you're looking to find your dream home outside crowded city areas, Wale Lawal can help! Wale Lawal are local and experienced real estate agents who specialize and surrounding suburbs as well as exclusive and new, just listed real estate listings in Rice Village. When you're ready to relocate from New York City, you'll find safe and traditional neighborhoods as well as having city night life and dining city life offers.
Wale Lawal is well known for seamless real estate transactions, and expertly matching clients to properties that meet their specific lifestyle needs and goals. This adept skill has earned Wale Lawal has earned the trust of hudreds of home buyers and investors.
You've worked hard all of your life and you deserve a home that brings more joy, comfort and inspiration into your life. First, you must consider what it is in a home that makes you happy. Each home in Rice Village is marked by its own elegant and distinctive features - there is something everyone!
Contact Wale Lawal at 832.776.9582 today for a tour of the area.