Luxury. Shopping. And the Finest of Inner Loop Living.
River Oaks is one of Houston’s most notable and expensive neighborhoods. The area is desirable not only for its mansions, but also for its many boutiques, restaurants, museums, and oak trees. But just like many other Houston neighborhood, you can find a variety of homes in River Oaks— from extraordinary million-dollar estates and iconic properties to older townhomes and contemporary one-bedroom condos with more moderate price tags. It doesn’t matter whether you’re single or a full family unit, River Oaks has the perfect home for the discerning home buyer. As a resident of one of the wealthiest inner loop neighborhoods, you’ll be living amongst the social influencers of Houston. Residents and visitors of the highest economic and social stratum would feel at home here.
River Oaks is located inside the 610 loop, nestled between Uptown and Downtown Houston, with convenient access to Montrose, the Medical Center, the Galleria, the Museum District, the Theater District and practically all the hip areas of Houston’s inner loop. Established in the 1920s, every detail of the River Oaks development process was designed to create an elite, well-integrated community with deed restrictions that maintained the architectural standards of the area. You’ll see these standards today with River Oaks’ tree-lined streets and muted street signs. Over the years, the area gained widespread national attention for its landscape design and planning standards. In 1927, The City of Houston annexed the community, adding 3,465 acres of land to the city limits.
What’s There to Do in River Oaks?
The River Oaks Shopping Center is the oldest in Texas with 14 acres of outdoor luxury shopping with high fashion brands such as Tom Ford, Dior, Hermés, Dolce & Gabbana, Cartier, and Harry Winston. In addition to fine dining and entertainment venues, you have the historic Landmark River Oaks Theatre at the center of the plaza which offers a finely-curated selection of films. For an upscale movie experience with delicious cocktails and gourmet food, you can try the iPic Theater.
As a River Oaks resident, you’ll be in close proximity to all the amenities of the surrounding neighborhoods. Within a five mile radius are a selection of parks, museums, Broadway shows, art exhibits, and even more high-end shopping at Rice Village, Upper Kirby and The Galleria.
Attractions and Amenities Near River Oaks: