The neighborhood of Ost - South Union can be found in the city of Houston, Texas.
Ost - South Union is a reasonably good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a relaxed environment. Parks are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to explore, making them easy to access. This neighborhood is also quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite loud, especially near the railway line, South Freeway or Interstate 610.
In Ost - South Union, about 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings are the main alternative in the housing stock. Most of the housing growth in this area happened pre-1960. This part of the city offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Renters occupy roughly 60% of the properties in Ost - South Union while the rest are occupied by owners.
The closest grocery store in Ost - South Union is generally only a very short walk away. There are also a limited number of choices for those who care about close by restaurants and cafes. Regarding education, in Ost - South Union, locals will typically be able to reach both primary and secondary schools on foot.
Active home buyers will value the reasonably pedestrian-friendly nature of this part of Houston; many common errands can be run on foot. This neighborhood is not especially transit friendly. Thankfully, residents have access to a few bus lines, and most houses are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, the best method to move around in this part of the city is usually a car. It is a short car ride to the closest highway, such as Loop Freeway, from any location in Ost - South Union, and parking is generally easy.