Shepherd Forest Homes for Sale

The community of Shepherd Forest is located in Central Northwest Houston. Residents of this small suburban community will find that they are well-connected to a wealth of amenities and recreation options around them. The prime location of this Houston neighborhood makes it a particularly great option for families that have children or those who work in the medical profession. Shepherd Forest homes for sale tend to be valued as low as $100,000 and upwards of $300,000.

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Photo of Listing #47597118

4303 Marlborough Dr, Houston

$399,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,755 Sf

MLS® # 47597118

Redfin Corporation
Photo of Listing #12708841

3019 Vollmer Rd, Houston

$399,000 - 4 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,897 Sf

MLS® # 12708841

H & L Premier Realty
Photo of Listing #45522073

3003 Topham Cir, Houston

$365,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,772 Sf

MLS® # 45522073

Keller Williams Realty
Photo of Listing #86702599

3806 Gardendale Dr, Houston

$355,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,467 Sf

MLS® # 86702599

Fathom Realty
Photo of Listing #17277888

3818 Gardendale Dr, Houston

$325,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,579 Sf

MLS® # 17277888

Keller Williams Platinum
Photo of Listing #56729055

3026 Helberg Rd, Houston

$295,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,276 Sf

MLS® # 56729055

RE/MAX Northwest, REALTORS
Photo of Listing #60067506

3818 Gardendale Dr, Houston

$2,300 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,579 Sf

MLS® # 60067506

Keller Williams Platinum
Photo of Listing #21321079

1219 W 31st St, Houston

$2,300 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,707 Sf

MLS® # 21321079

Taylor Real Estate Group, Inc.

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Discover Shepherd Forest Real Estate

The Shepherd Forest community consists of approximately 900 homes. Much of the development of the area occurred in the 1950s. The Shepherd Forest real estate market is primarily composed of single-family houses. Many of these homes are ranchers with a single-story floor plan. On average, floor plans tend to be between 1,000 and 2,000 square feet and include three or four bedrooms.

Despite the fact that many of the homes in this community were built in the 1950s, many of the houses in Shepherd Forest boast freshly remodeled interiors. As such, buyers who are interested in new construction will find that many of the things they love about new homes can be found in this neighborhood too. It is a testament to the quality of the neighborhood that so many buyers are willing to spend time upgrading their homes to the standard they want rather than moving into a new home in a different community that is already finished to their standards. Upgrades to old homes in the community often include installing more energy efficient windows, refacing the kitchen, and refreshing the flooring. Many of the homes in Shepherd Forest feature exceptionally large windows that allow plenty of natural light to spill into the living spaces.

Most houses in Shepherd Forest are situated on spacious yards. Backyards are fenced. For home owners that means that they have a great space where they can play fetch with their dog or barbecue a thick-cut of steak. Houston is well known for its fantastic weather year round, and many of the residents of this community have taken advantage of that fact and installed spacious back patios with picnic tables where they can host functions or enjoy a quiet afternoon outdoors in the sun. In this neighborhood, it is also possible to find homes with backyard pools. A pool is the perfect place to beat the heat in the summer. It is also a great way to get some gentle exercise.

Shepherd Forest Amenities & Recreation

It is hard to imagine a better location for Shepherd Forest. Residents are close to major arteries ensuring that the heart of the city is mere moments away, yet residents are also within walking distance of community greenspaces and parks. Families with children will find that nearby schools are plentiful. Working professionals will find that the location of Shepherd Forest easily enables them to take advantage of job opportunities throughout most of the city. Shopping and recreation options are nearby as well. What more could you need?

Families that include school-aged children will find that this neighborhood is served by the Houston Independent School District. Families are fortunate to be close to many of Houston’s finest schools. The following schools are nearby:

  • Oak Forest Elementary
  • Frank Black Middle School
  • Waltrip High School

In terms of recreation, Shepherd Forest is close to the White Oak Bayou Greenway Bike Trail. This 49-mile trail follows a river and connects to a recreation area that includes:

  • Outdoor 50m swimming pool
  • TC Jester disc golf course
  • TC Jester off-leash dog park
  • Outdoor running track
  • Children’s playground
  • Baseball diamond

Working professionals will find plenty of opportunities for work. The Houston Independent School District office and the Memorial Hermann Greater Heights Hospital are two major employers in the area that are located just a few blocks from Shepherd Forest. For those who work in the medical or educational professions, the location of Shepherd Forest is very convenient.

When it comes to amenities, residents of Shepherd Forest will find that they are close to hardware stores, grocery stores, banks, clothing retailers, and more. Life in this northwest Houston neighborhood truly is close to everything the city has to offer.

Shepherd Forest is especially well connected to the rest of Houston. It is located near the junction of Highways 610 and 290. This means that residents of Shepherd Forest are easily able to travel south, northwest, or east with ease. Those who commute to different parts of the city will find that this makes their daily trip to a different part of the city very convenient.

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Listing information last updated on February 17th, 2020 at 9:41am CST.