Live by Pearland’s Growing Job Hub in South Houston

Live by Pearland's Growing Job Hub in South Houston

The City of Pearland is welcoming a number of new businesses into the area that will affect local economy and brighten the employment picture. Dover Corporation broke ground in June of 2013 on a new manufacturing and office building in Pearland. Initially set to have approximately 200 employees, Dover expects to expand the operation in the … [Read more...]

3 Last-Minute Beach Getaways from Southeast Houston

3 Last-Minute Beach Getaways from Southeast Houston

If you haven't planned a beach getaway this summer, we have some great ideas for easy trips that will put you on the sand and in the surf in no time. Beach getaways from Houston are probably the easiest type of trip you can do from our apartments in South Houston, but a bit of planning will make your stay so much more memorable. Here are three areas … [Read more...]

Where to Take the Kids for Ice Cream in Houston this Summer

Where to Take the Kids for Ice Cream in Houston this Summer

At the end of a hot day, what better way to cool off than with some mint chocolate chip ice cream? Even if your preference is butter pecan, knowing where to eat in Houston is the way to survive the summer. Dairy Queen and Baskin Robbins are not too far off of Gulf Freeway, but you can walk to Marble Slab from our apartments. At Marble Slab, located at … [Read more...]

REI Summer Fest in Houston is Just 20 Minutes Up I-45

REI Summer Fest in Houston is Just 20 Minutes Up I-45

Summer is in full bloom, and the fun is bound to keep on going with all sorts of community activities like festivals and other events. One of the hottest events that is set for this summer is the REI Summer Fest on August 2nd, just 20 minutes away from your Southeast Houston apartment near I-45. REI Summer Fest in Houston will take place at the … [Read more...]

Drive I-45 to Houston’s Top Area Attractions This Weekend

Drive I-45 to Houston's Top Area Attractions This Weekend

The weekend is here, and fun is just down the road from our Southeast Houston apartment near I-45. With so many cool things nearby, you are certain to find that one thing that is calling your name this weekend. But, why stop at one thing? Grab a weekend pass and get unlimited rides on the adventures at three different locations, all within an hour's … [Read more...]

3 Under-the-Radar July 4 Events in Southeast Houston

3 Under-the-Radar July 4 Events in Southeast Houston

The Texas night sky is about to light up with Fourth of July festivities. If you're looking for something beyond Houston's Freedom Over Texas celebration, here are some amazing events in Southeast Houston that are sure to lighten up your life as you kick back and celebrate our nation's independence this year. Pasadena's Annual Fourth Fest: From 4 to … [Read more...]

Race the Kids or Jog a Stroller in Houston’s Blacklight Run

Race the Kids or Jog a Stroller in Houston's Blacklight Run

We have a lot of runners in our community. Everyday we see residents hitting the trails in their running gear, and that is why we know you will be interested in the most exciting 5K run in Houston this year. The Blacklight Run will take place on July 12, and it's a race you'll never forget. The race will begin at Reliant Stadium starting at 8:30 p.m., and … [Read more...]

Bring a Texas Appetite to Big Tex BBQ Fest Near South Houston

Bring a Texas Appetite to Big Tex BBQ Fest Near South Houston

Think you know what good barbecue tastes like? Well, if you fancy yourself a connoisseur, then you will most certainly want to get tickets to attend the Big Tex BBQ fest that is taking place later this month. The Big Tex BBQ Fest is taking place from July 10 to July 12, and it's your chance to come in and get a taste of some of the best barbecue in the … [Read more...]

See $1 Flicks at Cinemark Movie Theaters in Southeast Houston

See $1 Flicks at Cinemark Movie Theaters in Southeast Houston

Everyone likes to save money, and there is no better way to do that than shaving a few bucks off your entertainment budget. The team at the Cinemark movie theaters in Southeast Houston know this and are happy to help you save some money without sacrificing any fun this season. The fabulous Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse allows you to buy tickets … [Read more...]

Take I-45 to the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston

Take I-45 to the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston

Imagine IndyCars topping speeds of 180 miles per hour on a 1.7-mile track with 10 turns. That is what you can expect at the Grand Prix of Houston on June 27-29, 2014. The Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston comes to Reliant Park in a three-day festival filled with music, exhibits, go-karts, and races. On Friday night, Miss Grand Prix will receive … [Read more...]