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Houston Heights Historic District VS non-Historic District Properties

We were doing some statistical analysis, as we typically do this time of year, and found some interesting information by comparing sales in the Historic Districts against sales outside of these districts in The Heights. The Greater Heights area includes seven historic districts, each with slightly different characteristics. All seven have limitations on what can be done to a Contributing Structure.

Details on what criteria and what constitutes a contributing structure can be found at the City of Houston’s Historic Preservation Manual website.

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Go ziplining at Wimberley Zipline Adventures with ten different ziplines at speeds of up to 30 mph, the views of canyons and meadows are amazing. With a friendly staff, even first-timers are instructed and welcome.

The Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center has over 300 species of flowers and plants. An amazing effort to return the gardens to their former state from the Harvey disaster, this is something not to miss. Continue Reading