Houston’s Uptown district has been called Houston’s Urban Village. With the growth of city and becoming the nation’s fourth largest city, it has developed a unique urban environment outside of downtown, yet it’s centrally located. The Uptown District of Houston is centered long Post Oak Boulevard, Westheimer Road and the Galleria. Uptown combines being a business district and a center for premier shopping centers and hotels. The district is home to approximately 2,000 companies and represents more than 11% of Houston’s total office space. Uptown consists of some of Houston’s most exclusive neighborhoods, but also features prestigious townhome developments, as well as patio home communities. Everyone can find a home that they desire. Uptown daily hosts more than 200,000 office workers, shoppers and out-of-town visitors. It is the center for Houston’s high-fashion retail, with the Galleria as a major feature. The Galleria is the largest shopping mall in the state of Texas and hosts both upscale shops as well as city-wide chain stores. Uptown mostly offers single family homes, intimate patio homes and townhomes with the traits of a cozy and urban retreat, but also gives you access to the most exclusive neighborhoods in Houston!