If you’re looking for a sense of community, luxury homes, amenities and attractions, then this is the neighborhood for you. Its proximity to downtown, great schools and incredible natural character make investing in a home a wise decision. The central location offers an easy commute to Houston’s major hubs including Downtown Houston, The Medical Center, The Galleria and major highways.
West University is walking friendly and welcoming to young professionals and families alike. There is plenty of shopping and nightlife for everyone’s taste. West University has one elementary school, two middle schools, and a high school, and many private schools to choose from. According to Houston’s Best Public School Guide, West University Elementary is ranked among the top schools in the United States.
Rice Village is an area around Rice University and named for being so close to the well-known school. The locals call it The Village and it’s an outdoor shopping area with great restaurants, small shops, health juice bars and pubs. The housing market around the area is in the higher-end market, like some of its neighbors Southside Place and Southhampton.