Shady Acres

Shady Acres is located in between the Houston Heights and Timbergrove Manor and its boundaries are the 610 Loop North, Ella Boulevard, West 15th Street, and North Durham Drive. The one-time sleepy little neighborhood of Shady Acres has become a vibrant, energetic and fun place to live.

As its name implies “Shady Acres” has been known for its abundance of large shade trees, many in its two parks, Wright-Bembry and Little Thicket.

Homes in Shady Acres are typically three story or two story single-family and townhomes, sprinkled with original one story bungalows and traditional homes.  It is centrally located and only minutes from the Galleria, Downtown and the Medical Center which makes it very popular among young professionals and their families.  The median home value is $326K per HAR which makes it a bit more affordable than Houston Heights next door.

Shady Acres Houston

Very Walkable

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Shady Acres Houston Schools

Most Cottage Grove residents are zoned to Memorial Elementary School and Love Elementary School in the HISD School District.  All residents are zoned to Hogg Middle School and Waltrip High School.  For more information on Oak Forest schools, visit the HAR School Information page.

Popular Shady Acres Restaurants

The Boot, Star Bar, Crisp, Hamburgers.

Important Shady Acres Links

Shady Acres Civic Club
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Shady Acres Real Estate Overview:

  • Currently there are 98 homes for sale in Shady Acres.
  • The average price of the homes for sale in Shady Acres is $472,972.
  • The average square feet of the homes in Shady Acres is 1,288 sqft.

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