Real Estate Roundup: Montrose And Museum Districts Are Hot Properties For Developers

It’s no secret that Montrose and the Museum District are hot neighborhoods when it comes to multi-family housing construction. According to Bisnow.com, the two districts have 14 communities “in the dirt” totaling 3,400 units, citing the region’s “vibrant, amenitized environment” as a major draw for developers. Here’s a quick roundup...

By | May 20, 2015

Sichuan Spice, Summer Sipping & New Neighbors: Food And Drink Happenings In The Hood

Now Open Tongue-tingling cuisine is now available at 1201 Westheimer, where CultureMap reports a second location of Mala Sichuan very quietly opened last Tuesday. The original location is on Bellaire in Chinatown. Food editor Eric Sandler reports that the “food matches, or possibly even exceeds, the first location in terms...

By | May 19, 2015

Dogtown: In Montrose, Good Dogs Can Make For Good Neighbors

One Stab climbs onto his owner’s knees, folds four bony legs, and cuddles like the lap dog he is not. “He used to live alone on my nephew’s ranch,” says Tim Mapes, an oil and gas man with a snow-white buzz cut. The two have just arrived for their daily...

By | May 18, 2015