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Old 09-25-2007, 08:14 PM
 
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Don't mean to piggy back off of the others commits but I ran across this site and I too am looking to relocate from St. Louis and would like some advise on an area to move. I will be moving as a single mother with four teenage boy. They play a lot of sports and love to be outside. Don't want the Drive by atmosphere. Help if anyone have some suggestions.
It depends on your price range, where you plan to work, what type of commute, etc. Finally, IMO, I would consider renting a single family home, with four teenage boys.
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Old 09-26-2007, 11:31 AM
 
Location: Houston
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Hey all - sorry if this has been posted before - but I would call the Houston PD and ask about crime stats in your zip, specifically in the zip you're considering. I did when I arrived in Houston and it saved me from car break-ins, car theft, and management staff who enter your apartment and steal your belongings. It works!!
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Old 09-26-2007, 04:52 PM
 
Location: Houston, TX
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I would go to Sugarland or else back as far as the Galleria or the Kirby/S. Shepherd, W. Gray area. No need to go to the Med Center really. Try those other streets - some nice places in there. Sometimes you can find and older home that has been converted into a fourplex of apts. in the W. Alabama, W. Gray S.Shepherd area; those are pretty cool and a fun area.
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