Explore Alvin, TX

By Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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Yes, that is right people! The Alamo has come to Alvin Texas! Not San Antonio's Alamo but a replica of it. Robert Mesa, owner of Alamo Custom and Collision located at 703 E. Highway 6 in Alvin, Texas decided to renovate his shop since business has been so good for his company. His building (in th...

By Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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All the churches in the Alvin area are great!  They all progressively think about the best things we have and that is our children. The Heights Baptist Church in Alvin Texas hosted it's annual Fall Festival for the entire community. There was a Chili Cook Off. Food tickets were 25 cents each and ...

By Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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A few months ago, September Alvin had it's annual ALL AMERICAN FESTIVAL. As usual there was a car show and a motorcycle exhibit. I haven't written about it but I thought I would give all the guys here a little eye candy with my pictures posted below. Harley Davidson The one above is a Honda Boule...

By Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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Forest Heights in Alvin Texas is a new subdivision. It features homes that have been built by or currently being built by Carlisle Homes, Wall Homes, and D. R. Horton. Below is one of the homes located within this subdivision. But my favorite thing about this lovely subdivison is the massive tree...

By Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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Grace Episcopal Church's Annual Pumpkin Patch in Alvin Texas is in full swing! As you curb park your car along Hood or Hardie Street you just can't take your eyes off all the pumpkins in the Church's yard. Here is a fuzzy picture of what is left of what was there! (Will I ever learn to take a dec...

By Sussie Sutton, David Tracy Real Estate for Buyers & Sellers
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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There's A New Place In Town! That's right people! It is called the Kenton Apartments located at 2441 Highway Bypass 35 in Alvin! This is a great location for apartments since it is conveniently close to Alvin Community College, shops and restaurants.  The architecture is elegantly traditional. Th...

By Maggie McFarland, Pearland Realtor, Homes for Sale in Pearland Texas
(RE/MAX Pearland - Maggie McFarland)
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Appliance Maintenance: Water Heaters Keep your water heater running efficiently and reliably with this simple maintenance routine. Read The Value of Home Maintenance Regular home maintenance is key to preserving the value of your house and property. Read Essential Heating System Maintenance Gett...

By Mark Martin
(2M Realty)
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The Alvin area was settled in the mid-1800s by ranchers and cattlemen, and once the Santa Fe Railroad expanded into the area, a settlement was established along the railroad. Alvin was initially named Morgan in honor of its original resident, Santa Fe employee Alvin Morgan. Upon discovery the nam...

By Rose King, Friendswood / Pearland / Houston Bay Area
(David Tracy Real Estate)
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If you are relocating to the Pearland, Manvel, Alvin or Friendswood area, one of the local places of interest you should discover is Froberg's Farm in Alvin. Fresh locally-grown fruits and vegetables are available year-round at Froberg's, located at 11875 County Road 190 (parallel to Highway 6) i...

By Susan Brown
(Keller Williams NE, Kingwood Texas (Humble & Atascocita too))
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If you are looking for a wonderful animal adventure - check out the Bayou Wildlife Park in Alvin Texas.  It's a lot of fun!  Our ladies group left Atascocita to check out the tram ride & all it had to offer at the Bayou Wildlife Park in Alvin Texas.  Upon arrival, after paying the entrance fee (...

By Mark Martin
(2M Realty)
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Alvin, Texas Welcome to the Alvin real estate market. Located in Brazoria County, Alvin, Texas is only 30 minutes south of Houston Texas. With Oak tree lined neighborhoods, college opportunities and plenty of open parks and recreation activities for the whole family. Alvin holds a 5 mile radius a...

By Cheryl Marchand
(Charles Pool Real Estate, Inc.)
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At last, residents in Alvin, Tx will have a local hospital.  It's been a long time!  According to Fox News in Houston, the new hospital will be built on Highway 35 North between Alvin and Pearland.  It will be managed by CHRISTUS Health, an international Catholic Health system.  According to the ...

By Cheryl Marchand
(Charles Pool Real Estate, Inc.)
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The table below shows the October 1-October 31 market statistics for Alvin, Tx.  This includes some properties outside the city limits but within the 77511 (Alvin) zip code.  ACTIVE LISTINGS                              154AVERAGE LIST PRICE                        $173,846 HIGH                   ...

By Cindy Bryant, "Houston Home Staging Pros"
(Redesign Etc. Home Staging)
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The Alvin Community College (ACC) will be where the ride begins, it is located at 3110 Mustang Rd.  On-site registration begins at 6am at ACC.  Tour de Braz offers five non-competitive routes throughout beautiful Brazoria County.  Choices area a 10, 30, 50, 62, or 100 mile route.  The Ride will b...

By Cindy Bryant, "Houston Home Staging Pros"
(Redesign Etc. Home Staging)
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  If you've ever wondered what an authentic Texas store looks like here it is.  Froberg's Vegetable & Fruit Farm, established in 1936 is located on Hwy 6 on the outskirts of Alvin and Manvel.  They grow everything here and have some of the best produce and Texas favorite foods around.  This is th...

By Kathy Riggle, Houston Home Staging
(STAGING SMART N SOLD)
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The Alvin Animal Shelter needs volunteers available on a regular or occasional basis to bathe and groom dogs in preparation for adoption.  The shelter is open weekdays and Saturdays.  If interested, please contact Volunteer Houston Bay Area at 281-282-6035 or visit www.volunteerhouston.org for mo...

By Kathy Riggle, Houston Home Staging
(STAGING SMART N SOLD)
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The 9th Annual Christmas Train at Victory Camp in Alvin offers beautiful old fashioned Christmas scenery and more than 100,000 lights. Rides are only two dollars for adults and one dollar for kids.  Children under two years old ride free.  Open December 12-14, 18-23 from 7 until 10 pm nightly.  F...

By Kathy Riggle, Houston Home Staging
(STAGING SMART N SOLD)
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NAMI Gulf Coast in Alvin provides support and education services to people with mental illness.  The agency earns money for empty inkjet cartridges and used cell phones that are donated.  The money is utilized to support area education programs in the community.  Please call Volunteer Houston Bay...

By Kathy Riggle, Houston Home Staging
(STAGING SMART N SOLD)
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Agencies such as Alvin Food Pantry, Bay Area Turning Point, Christian Helping Hands, Crossroads Youth Village, Interfaith Caring Ministries, New Horizon Family Center, The Bridge, The Jesse Tree, and Women's Resource Center are seeking items for families in need.  Individuals or groups can collec...

By Kathy Riggle, Houston Home Staging
(STAGING SMART N SOLD)
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The 13th Annual Clear Lake Crawfish Festival will be a happening place on Friday April 11th from 6 to 10 pm, and Saturday April 12th from 11 am to 8 pm at Landolt Pavillion in Clear Lake Park.  You will find a gumbo cook off, crawfish eating contests, games for the kids, silent auction, plus arts...

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