Right outside of the 610 loop, this neighborhood is filled with ranch style homes built in the mid 50′ to mid 60’s. Over the past 30 years, many renovations have been done to older homes and home values are rising. Renovators like this neighborhood because of its close proximity to the Med Center. The neighborhood also has their own security filled with off duty Houston police officers which makes it a very safe community. With the new flock of young home buyers, Willowbend is experiencing a growth in retail stores. Home prices range from $175,000 to $630,000.