Houston Pride Festival

This coming weekend in Houston is the LGBT Pride Celebration on June 29th. The festival is from 1 to 7 pm and the parade starts at 8 pm. The admission into the festival is free but donations for support can be given at either entrance. During the event there are many exhibits such as music […]

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Envoy Mortgage Talks Loans with ULR Real Estate Agents

This week Chad Helmcamp, a mortgage banker from Envoy Mortgage, came by and presented to real estate agent about mortgage lending. Over breakfast, he spent some time talking about the biggest changes to the mortgage industry including the recent change to the PMI requirements for FHA loans. He also touched on the intricacies of the […]

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Houston Hackathon 2013

Have you ever wondered where to go for green services in Houston? What if there was an app for it? This past May Houston held its very first Open Innovation Hackathon at Houston Technology Center. This event was a day-long process that was devoted to creative collaboration and coding to address many of the City […]

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Buffalo Bayou Is Getting a Facelift!

It’s hard to miss all the construction along the bayou from downtown Houston to Shepherd drive, but if you have, we’ve got the latest… Buffalo Bayou Park is being improved by the WCR Fabricators Rebar Positioners, some of the improvements are a new Nature Playground, a dog park, Water Works, many new bridges connecting north […]

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Love it! Organized? There’s a business for that!

Have you just leased or purchased a home from one of our amazing ULR agents? Now are you wondering what to do with all the clutter?! Well fear no more! Houston’s very own Ashlee Frazier will help organize your life to where every last item has a home. Love it! Organized was founded by Ashlee […]

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Macaron’s by Patisse now open in River Oaks!

  Oh how ULR loves sweets! So when we all got word that Macaron’s by Patisse had just announced their opening, we had to do a taste test… of every single Macaron in the shop. Owner Sukaina Rajani originally started making macarons for friend and family gatherings. When the word got out about these delicious […]

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ULR Houston Montrose Office Gets A New Fence

Every homeowner loves the aesthetics of wood. The warm colors, intricate grain patters, and variety of texture aren’t too hard on the eyes. Add to the aesthetics the fact that it is relatively easy to work with and lower cost than alternatives, and wood is an ideal construction material as well as ratchet cable cutter […]

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How To Sell My House – Now What?

You’ve said to your self, “it’s time to sell my house.” The reasons vary like the weather, but one thing is common to all home sales, it’s a life changing decision. Selling your home is more complex than your typical garage sale transaction. In fact, it’s a lot more complex than selling your car. So […]

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Crafting, Drinking & Baking–Valentine’s for Soldier’s

Love was in the air at the annual Valentine’s for Soldiers charity event hosted at St. Arnold’s brewery! Everyone came out to craft homemade valentine’s for soldiers currently deployed. The event was $10 per person, with half of the money at the door going to the Wounded Warrior Project. Crafters enjoyed goodies from local pastry […]

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