Afton Oaks Real Estate for Sale in Houston

afton oaks houstonAfton Oaks is a calm, peaceful neighborhood just inside Houston’s 610 Loop. Across the loop, the Galleria is an upscale shopping, dining and business center convenient and easily accessible to residents of Afton Oaks. Homes for sale in Houston within this attractive neighborhood retain their market value consistently. If you like the homes for sale in Afton Oaks then you might also try homes for sale in River Oaks.

More than 400 largely 1950s ranch-style houses are found in Afton Oaks, along with newly constructed homes. This community has Westheimer on the north, Southwest Freeway to the south, is bordered by 610 Loop on the west and Mid Lane to the east. Real estate in Houston which has close proximity to downtown and Memorial Park, as well as being next to uptown, including the Galleria area, is a top residential choice for two-career families who wish to be near their workplaces as well as the Inner Loop's many entertainment options.

Afton Oaks has an active civic club, which worked hard to have the community selected for a "Neighborhoods to Standard" four-year renovation program. This program implemented installation of improved streets, curbs, and storm sewers in the neighborhood when needed, also lobbying against a planned METRORail route on Richmond several years ago. Just west of the elegant community of River Oaks, several of Afton Oaks' original ranch-style homes have been replaced with much larger single-family homes, patio homes and town homes. The area includes Post Oak Park, a busy commercial and residential area near Highland Village, a popular shopping area in Houston. Realtors in Houston consider this neighborhood stable and a good choice for newcomers to the city.

The average home in Afton Oaks is approximately 2,200 square feet, with three bedrooms and two or two and one-half baths on a lot of 8,000 sq. ft. Many have hardwood floors, built-ins and traditional architecture. Prices range from the $200,000 to more than $600,000 and among properties for sale in Houston these homes are considered highly desirable.

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