Uptown Houston is an urban community of exceptional beauty, sophistication, style and international prominence in the heart of Houston. Defined by its unique blend of prestigious business and residential addresses, with the best in shopping, hotels, dining and entertainment, Uptown Houston is one of the world’s great urban centers.
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With 23.1 million square feet of commercial office space, Uptown Houston is one of the nation’s largest business districts. In addition, Uptown accounts for 18% of Houston’s total “Class A” office space, with almost 16,000,000 square feet, second only to Downtown Houston.
Uptown reigns supreme in the retail sector. With more than 5 million square feet of retail space and more than 1,000 stores, Uptown Houston has distinguished itself as the city’s top destination for fashion and the shopping centerpiece of the Southwest.
Uptown's preeminent collection of 31 hotels, more than any other district in Houston, boast 7,100 luxurious rooms, which maintain the highest RevPAR (Revenue per Available Room) in Houston. From business class hotels to premier luxury lodging, Uptown Houston provides choices, services and amenities to suit everyone.
Living in Uptown combines the best of city living with the calm and security of an intimate, secure neighborhood. Since 2000, more than 2,900 multi-family units, including seven high-rise residential towers have been built in Uptown Houston. Over the next few years, nearly 3,000 units will be added to the area.
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