A bustling urban center in the heart of Houston, Uptown Houston has emerged as an urban community of great style and international prominence.
With more than 23 million square feet of commercial office space home to approximately 2,000 companies, Uptown Houston represents approximately 14 percent of Houston’s total office space, making it only second in terms of size to Downtown Houston and the 14th largest business center in the U.S. The recent expansion of The Galleria makes it the 5th largest retail complex in the country and means that Uptown Houston now offers more than five million square feet of retail space, more than any other retail destination in Houston. People flock to Uptown annual events such as its Uptown Holiday Lighting, and year-round attractions such as the 64-foot Water Wall and the renowned Galleria shopping mall.
Uptown Houston is home to 26 first-quality, full-service hotels containing more than 6,200 hotel rooms, more than 11 percent of Houston’s 54,000 hotel rooms. With more than 100 restaurants and entertainment spots, Uptown Houston is a premier dining and entertainment area and offers a variety of casual, fine and family dining to meet every taste.
Enveloped by prestigious luxury residential neighborhoods, Uptown Houston is perfect for those who want live in a verdantly landscaped garden district that’s also a thriving business center and acclaimed retail marketplace. Uptown presents a variety of housing choices including upscale apartment complexes, luxurious high-rise condominiums, stylish patio homes and spacious townhomes and houses. Uptown delivers the comfort and security of upscale suburban living without leaving behind the vibrant energy of the city.