MorningStar, Hines to debut first Texas retirement community in River Oaks on Dec. 11

Developer MorningStar Senior Living and Hines will celebrate the grand opening of their first retirement community in Texas with a public open house. (Rendering courtesy MorningStar Senior Living and Hines)
Developer MorningStar Senior Living and Hines will celebrate the grand opening of their first retirement community in Texas with a public open house. (Rendering courtesy MorningStar Senior Living and Hines)

Developer MorningStar Senior Living and Hines will celebrate the grand opening of their first retirement community in Texas with a public open house. (Rendering courtesy MorningStar Senior Living and Hines)

Developer MorningStar Senior Living and Hines will celebrate the grand opening of their first retirement community in Texas—MorningStar at River Oaks—with a two-day grand opening Dec. 11-12 and a public open house.

The community, located at 2315 Richmond Ave. Houston, caters to individuals who are age 55 and older. In addition to independent living, it also offers 85 assisted-living suites and 27 suites for residents with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia that require individualized care.


Resort-style amenities include a restaurant, a salon and spa, an art studio, a theater, a fitness center, a club room, an outdoor terrace and an interior landscaped courtyard, according to a press release. Rates start at $5,800 per month, according to the community website.

The grand opening will run from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. both days. 832-940-7010. www.morningstarriveroaks.com