The Top 12 Nurse Friendly Apartments in Houston

As a nurse, finding a comfortable and convenient place to live is essential for maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Houston is a bustling city with a variety of apartment buildings to choose from, but not all of them are well-suited for the unique needs of nurses or close to the Med Center. In this post, we'll be highlighting some of the best apartment buildings for nurses in Houston, taking into consideration factors like proximity to hospitals, amenities, and overall quality of living. We will also highlight buildings that have nurse specials! Whether you're a travel nurse looking for a short term stay, or an experienced professional looking to upgrade your living situation, we hope this post will help you find the perfect home.

Chelsea Museum District

Museum District
Chelsea Museum District
Chelsea Museum District

Nurse specials: App, admin and deposit fees waived

Min lease length: 12 months

Distance from Med Center: 2.4 miles (8 minutes)

Chelsea Museum District offers stylish interior design, luxury amenities, and an amazing location with views of Montrose, Museum District, and Downtown Houston. The community features beautifully landscaped courtyards, a shimmering swimming pool, an onsite golf simulator, and an updated fitness center. Floor plans are spacious and feature large closets, wood-style flooring, quartz countertops, and dual sink bathroom vanity. The community also offers other amenities such as electric car charging stations, valet trash pickup, 24/7 concierge services, and bike storage.

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One Hermann Place

Museum District
One Hermann Place
One Hermann Place

Nurse specials: App and admin fees waived

Min lease length: 1 month

Distance from Med Center: 1.8 miles (5 minutes)

One Hermann Place is a luxurious residence located in Houston's Museum District, offering stunning views of Downtown and the Texas Medical Center. This luxurious apartment complex in Houston's Museum District offers many amenities such as concierge services, electric car-charging stations, reserved parking, 24/7 emergency maintenance, door to door recycling pick up, WiFi, card reader access, storage units, a bicycle storage room, a dog park and a complimentary Mercedes Benz shuttle service. The Sky Lounge at One Hermann Place has a lobby café with lounge seating, a club lounge with a coffee bar, an executive conference room, and a sky lounge with a catering kitchen and wonderful views of Hermann Park, Rice University, and The Museum District. Local artwork is also showcased in the lobby and hallways. The resort-style pool courtyard at One Hermann Place has a sun shelf, a sun deck, water features, a summer kitchen with gas grills, club tables, and a raised firepit with lounge seating.

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Sinclair

West University Place
Sinclair
Sinclair

Nurse specials: App and admin waived

Min lease length: 3 months

Distance from Med Center: 2.7 miles (10 minutes)

Sinclair offers luxurious accommodations in the heart of Houston's Medical District and Rice University, with amenities such as a fitness center and swimming pool. Their "Asmartment" Property Package offers a variety of amenities and services, such as flexible rent payment options, no security deposit required, access to electric car charging stations, positive credit reporting, and door-to-door valet trash service.

Sinclair has close proximity to downtown and quick access to highways for commuting and events, shopping, and nightlife. It is close to Hermann Park, Rice Village, the Houston Zoo, Houston Heights Shopping District, and the LBJ Space Center. It is easily accessible from highways 59, 610 and 288, making it convenient for those commuting to the surrounding Houston area.

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The Southmore

Museum District
The Southmore
The Southmore

Nurse specials: App and admin waived

Min lease length: 6 months

Distance from Med Center: 2.4 miles (8 minutes)

The Southmore is a luxury high-rise apartment project from Houston-based international real estate firm Hines. Its designed to blend art and architecture, and draw influence from its location's artistic community and the Asia Society building. It offers 233 one-, two-, and three-bedroom units, 14 penthouses, a screening room, gym, catering kitchen, bike storage, pool, grilling stations and a pocket park with a water garden. We think it introduces a new level of sophistication to Houston's Museum District apartments, combining contemporary style, amenities and concierge service. Among its top amenities include an 11,000 square foot 7th floor skyline pool deck, a private park, lounge space, a private tasting room, a sports lounge, a screening room, a fitness center, electric vehicle charging stations, and on-site bike storage.

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Revl Med Center

Medical Center
Revl Med Center
Revl Med Center

Nurse specials: $200 admin fee credited back!

Min lease length: 9 months

Distance from Med Center: 1.4 miles (5 minutes)

Revl Med Center is an apartment community located near the Women's Hospital of Texas Medical Center and Hermann Park. The 281-unit building includes co-working space and conference rooms to serve the Medical Center's 100,000+ employees. It represents the first apartment project near the Med Center from Barvin, a Houston-based developer. The community features an infinity-edge swimming pool, a fitness center, and more. The property also has a five-story parking garage that sits above an underground stormwater retention vault. Apartments range in size from 464 to 1,400 square feet and have open floor plans, built-in shelving, lighted kitchen cabinets, quartz countertops, large windows, and walk-in closets.

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Drewery Place

Midtown Houston
Drewery Place
Drewery Place

Nurse specials: $500 off first full month

Min lease length: 6 months

Distance from Med Center: 3.8 miles (9 minutes)

Drewery Place is part of a 2.5-million-square-foot, $200 million development project spearheaded by Australian developer Caydon. The tower offers 357 apartment units with an average size of 1,003 square feet, ranging from micro-sized, studio, junior to one- and two-bedroom apartments. It also features artwork from 29 local artists, an expansive pool with swim-up bar, private cabanas, an outdoor yoga lawn, and private dog park. Drewery Place has 13,000 square feet of retail space, including The Flying Biscuit, Black Swan Yoga, and Earthcraft Juicery, which provide health and wellness options. Nearby, there are also outdoor theatre nights, seasonal pool parties, and social events for pet owners.

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Lucciola Midtown

Midtown Houston
Lucciola Midtown
Lucciola Midtown

Nurse specials: $250 off first full month for all Texas Children’s Hospital employees

Min lease length: 6 months

Distance from Med Center: 3.6 miles (8 minutes)

Lucciola Midtown offers luxurious amenities at a very affordable price and in a great location. Enjoy fiver-star services, a fitness center, a nice courtyard pool area, and a cyber Cafe. The complex is conveniently located near the Houston Light Rail, Hwy. 59, I-45, and Loop 610 and is in an ideal urban location close to Houston's Light Rail, highways, theater district, and various other attractions.

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Residences at Gramercy

Braeswood Place
Residences at Gramercy
Residences at Gramercy

Nurse specials: 1/2 off Application, admin, and deposit fees, and $250 off of first month’s rent


Min lease length: 1 month

Distance from Med Center: 1.5 miles (6 minutes)

Residences at Gramercy offer luxurious mid-rise apartments with upgraded amenities like granite countertops, spacious floor plans with linen closets and walk-in closets, nine-foot ceilings, hardwood flooring, oversized soaking tubs, and full-size washer and dryer sets.

Its location in central Houston puts renters close to many universities, including Texas Medical Center, Rice University, St. Thomas University, and Texas Southern University. When you want to relax, you can find entertainment options like NRG Stadium, Hermann Park, the Houston Zoo, and the Museum District. Shopping lovers will love being near the Houston Galleria and Rice Village. The pet-friendly apartments are also near several local parks.

Residences at Gramercy offers a 24-7 cyber lounge, direct elevator access to a pet friendly 4-story mid-rise living space with terraces, a sports lounge with billiards and poker table, a fitness center, a clubroom with kitchen, and reserved ground level parking.

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36 Sixty

Greenway-Upper Kirby
36 Sixty
36 Sixty

Nurse specials: Specially priced units for nurses and first responders

Min lease length: 6 months

Distance from Med Center: 4.0 miles (11 minutes)

36 Sixty offers one or two bedroom apartments with modern features and amenities, such as designer lighting and full-sized washer and dryers, as well as two swimming pools, a fitness center, and dog parks. It is conveniently located near downtown Houston, with nearby parks, schools and entertainment. The property also has superior customer service. Amenities include being a pet-friendly community with a two-story clubhouse, fitness center, business center, game room, café, and resident lounge. There are two swimming pools and a courtyard with game court, outdoor kitchen, and barbecue grills. Three fenced dog parks are also available. 36 Sixty also offers Essential Housing prices for qualified applicants.

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Encore Montrose

Montrose
Encore Montrose
Encore Montrose

Nurse specials: Medical students only: $99 app and admin + waived deposit

Min lease length: 3 months

Distance from Med Center: 2.6 miles (10 minutes)

Encore Montrose is a top-notch apartment complex with great upkeep, friendly staff, and enjoyable neighbor events. Units feature upscale faux wood flooring, floor-to-ceiling windows, and blinds and solar shades. Kitchens are equipped with double ovens, granite and quartz countertops, and stainless steel appliance packages. Bathrooms feature deep soaking oval tubs, stand-up showers, and dual vanities. The community includes a heated pool, BBQ grills and business space, while management is known for hosting fun activities.

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Braeswood Place

Braeswood Place
Braeswood Place
Braeswood Place

Nurse specials: App and admin fees waived

Min lease length: 1 month

Distance from Med Center: 2.9 miles (8 minutes)

Braeswood Place is a luxury apartment community in Houston offering spacious floor plans, modern finishes, and a range of resort-style amenities like a resort-style pool and courtyard. Residents can also enjoy other amenities like a barbecue grills, a fitness center, a business center, a recreation room, package lockers and a clubhouse. Braeswood Place offers a variety of floor plans. Apartment units feature floor-to-ceiling windows and cathedral ceilings in select layouts. There are in-home washer and dryer sets, stainless steel appliances, and granite counters in the kitchen. 

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Hanover Southampton

Museum District
Hanover Southampton
Hanover Southampton

Nurse specials: App and admin fees waived

Min lease length: 6 months

Distance from Med Center: 1.8 miles (8 minutes)

Hanover Southampton is one of Houston's first luxury high-rise apartment community located in the vibrant Rice Village neighborhood. Rice Village is four miles from downtown Houston and close to retail and award-winning restaurants. With 206 apartments offering stylish kitchens, sophisticated living areas, and luxurious bathrooms, the 12-story building offers sweeping views of Rice University, Hermann Park, and downtown Houston. Residents can enjoy on-site amenities such as a rooftop pool, 10,000 square foot outdoor lounge, fitness area, private entertainment spaces, two executive conference rooms, and a landscaped garden courtyard. There is also a controlled-access parking garage, Tide Dry Cleaners, and 24-hour concierge. Hanover Southampton apartments feature 1-3 bedrooms, chef-inspired kitchens with premium appliances, granite/quartz countertops, Italian cabinets, spacious bedrooms, spa-inspired bathrooms, custom closets, built-in desks, wood-style flooring, and full-sized washers/dryers.

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In conclusion, finding the right apartment building can be a challenging task for nurses in Houston, but it's worth taking the time to find a place that meets your needs and preferences. The apartments we've highlighted in this post offer a range of amenities, proximity to hospitals, and overall quality of living that make them stand out as some of the best options for nurses in the city. We hope this post has been helpful in your search for the perfect apartment, and that you are able to find a home that helps you maintain a healthy work-life balance as you pursue your career as a nurse in Houston. Don't forget to check out Lighthouse, for personalized recommendations that will make your life so much easier.