Past Posts

April 7, 2017

7911 Santa Elena

Richardson-Nelson House Built 1955 Architect: Doughtie & Porterfield…
Read More

March 8, 2017

7919 Glenview

1954 Parade of Homes Built 1954 Architect Unknown…
Read More

March 9, 2013

Embraceable Glenbrook Valley

Houston has a long history of hard-fought battles…
Read More

January 1, 2013

Vintage Mod House Rises From The Dead: 7919 Glenview Drive

Dave and Cheryl Bowman zeroed in on Glenbrook…
Read More

December 19, 2012

7843 Santa Elena Street Designated As Historic Landmark

A 1956 ranch house in Glenbrook Valley has…
Read More

September 1, 2012

Mid Century Marvel: 7911 Santa Elena Street In Print

Jamie Oyler had been quite happy living in…
Read More

December 20, 2011

Glenbrook Valley: Houston Neighborhood Of The Year

The nomination: “This year it became the first…
Read More

August 17, 2011

Glenbrook Valley in Houston Texas gets Groundbreaking Historic Designation

In 1956 Glenbrook Valley was just hitting its…
Read More

June 28, 2011

More Historic Districts: Houston Needs Three More Historic Districts – Including That Zoomy One From The ’50s

“Preservation fatigue” has set in, Houston City Council members say….
Read More

October 13, 2010

It’s A Mod, Mod World At Glenbrook Valley: A New Look At Houston’s Preservation Battle

When it was first populated in 1953, the Glenbrook…
Read More