Avenue Building Community – Spring 2020

Special thank you and kudos to the volunteers from Texas Capital Bank and Wells Fargo who came together to help out our neighbors in need on February 29. This group of super-volunteers made safety improvements to and beautified the homes of two Northside seniors as part of Avenue Building Community,...

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Avenue COVID-19 Updates

  Avenue is following the guidance of local government and public health officials and CDC recommendations to help prevent the spread of coronavirus, COVID-19, protect our employees, and keep the residents of our communities informed. Please see below for updates on Avenue’s response including service disruptions and modifications made at...

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First Time Homebuyers’ Certificate

For people starting the home buying process, one of the first things they start hearing about is obtaining the First Time Homebuyer’s Certificate. As a first time homebuyer, there are a lot of new housing terms that may not sound familiar. The First Time Homebuyer Certificate requirement trips people up...

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Census is here!

Hello There! This is your Census Organizer Daniel O Candelaria Olvera, here with latest update about the 2020 Census. So March is finally here and you know what that means: CENSUS TIME! March 12, 2020 (Mark it in your calendars folks) is the official kickoff of the Census season and...

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Minimum Lot Sizes and your Neighborhood

HAVE YOU HEARD?! Avenue is collaborating with civic clubs and other community members to protect out Northline and Near Northside neighborhoods through the City of Houston’s Minimum Lot Size Protection Program. WHAT IS MINIMUM LOT SIZE (MLS)? A special minimum lot size is the minimum lot size standard currently met...

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Resource Fair at St Charles Borromeo Catholic Church

On Saturday, February 8th, Avenue hosted a Resource Fair at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, to provide health services and free resources for families. We provided a special donation for 35 families with specials needs, senior citizens and babies. This event was a great way to share information with families and the community about healthy...

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Bringing Sustainability to Avenue Center

Avenue has been committed to incorporating resilience, environmental/green and healthy building practices into our design and construction programs for many years. Our new community hub in Near Northside is no exception. Thanks to a generous grant from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club, we are able to expand our sustainable footprint...

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Census Update!

Hello there! This is Daniel Candelaria, your Census Organizer here at Avenue. Just wanted to write an update on the 2020 Census Initiative that Avenue, alongside dozens of organizations throughout Houston, are undertaking this year. The Census is rapidly approaching – March 12th is the official start of Census season....

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