Houston’s shopping mecca – 4 reasons buyers love Rice Village
Written by JAMES MCCLISTEROCTOBER 12, 2016-Taken from Houston Agent Magazine
Houston’s Rice Village neighborhood – “The Village,” as locals call it – is a mecca for shoppers, walkers and foodies alike. It’s defined by its strip of stores and its proximity to Rice University, which is Houston’s best institution of higher learning.
Here are some of The Village’s most notable qualities:
1. Walker’s paradise – Walk Score calls the Rice Village area a “walker’s paradise,” because errands do not require a car. Things are so close and the streets are so flat that walking from place to place is not a strain. If residents are in any sort of hurry, they can always bike, because…