Nestled among the smaller neighborhoods of East End, Simms Woods is great place for families or young couples looking to make their mark. As Pecan Park continues to thrive and attract new residents, nearby Simms Woods has been catching the attention of Houstonians are looking for a more developed neighborhood.
Additionally, Simms Woods is relatively close to Downtown Houston, and the beautifully preserved neighborhood full of mid-century real estate offers homes that are worth the price. While you may end up with a fixer upper on your hands, HAR.com pointed out that you can find a perfect place for your family starting at $90,000, with newly renovated real estate pushing the price tag up to around $300,000. Recently, a gorgeous three bedroom brick home that has seen plenty of updates went for a modest $260,000. However, the average cost of renting is between $500 and 1,000 a month, according to Find the Best.
Furthermore, the site also tells us that the neighborhood is full of medium sized families with four or five members, and more than 40% of the residents are under the age of 20. Simms Woods is considered a close knit community where neighborhoods truly take the time to get to know one another and help provide a safe haven.
The schools that serve the area include, Kipp East End, Kipp Intrepid Preparatory School, Yellowstone Academy and one the top private schools in Houston, Our Lady of Guadalupe School.
If you are looking to be close to Downtown with quick access to Houston’s freeways, museums, popular restaurants and attractions, consider making Simms Woods your new home. The cozy neighborhood is a great place to find your first home or an affordable place to rent.