Upper Kirby is an upscale and diverse community where residential spaces exist alongside high-end retail venues and hip restaurants. It is a growing area of Houston.
The district is located west of South Shepherd Drive and east of Buffalo Speedway. To the north lies Bissonnet Street, with Westheimer Road to the south. The luxurious enclave of River Oaks is situated just south of Upper Kirby. It is only minutes away from Greenway Plaza, downtown and the Texas Medical Center.
Upper Kirby is also the address of important businesses from media studios, banks, investment firms, art galleries and more.
The community has undergone welcome redevelopment in recent years, having received upgrades on infrastructure, greater access to parks and more pedestrian-friendly features that break the Houston stereotype of vehicular dependence.
With historic neighborhoods existing alongside mixed-used development and major economic and commercial centers, Upper Kirby is one of the most sought after places to live in Houston.
Upper Kirby is part of the Houston Independent School District and is zoned to the following schools:
- River Oaks Elementary
- Lanier Middle School
- Lamar High School
Upper Kirby's real estate options are diverse. As an exciting urban community, it offers plenty of choices that fit a number of lifestyles, including single-family homes, townhomes, luxury highrises and apartments.
At a glance
Upper Kirby's easy access to retail stores, restaurants and the city's other important businesses inspires work-life balance.
- Upscale restaurants like Ruggles Green, Little Pappasito's Cantina and Carrabba's serve a variety of cuisines and organic options.
- The River Oaks Garden Club Forum of Civics is listed in the National Register of Historic Places and is used for a variety of events such as weddings.
- Pilates Concept of Houston is one of Upper Kirby's many health and fitness centers
Upper Kirby 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 Upper Kirby
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, Upper Kirby 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 Upper Kirby. 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 Upper Kirby 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.