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Life Tower, Houston
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Life Tower, Houston

Main St, Houston, 77030, United States
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About the Property

If you’re looking for luxurious and affordable student accommodation in Houston, then Life Tower Houston, 77030, should be your best bet! Offering 2-4 bedroom and bathroom apartments and studios, this accommodation is near Texas Southern University and Rice University. This stunning community offers a unique living experience, combining modern amenities with a serene environment. With spacious floor plans and high-end finishes, Life Tower Houston is designed to provide residents with the ultimate comfort and convenience. There is no doubt that this student accommodation will enhance your university experience.

Houston is home to an adventurous and extraordinary life as one of the most popular and largest metropolitan cities in the US. It is home to some of the top universities in the country, including Rice University, the University of Houston, and Texas Southern University. Compared to other major cities in the U.S., Houston has a relatively low cost of living. This makes it easier for students to find affordable housing, food, and other necessities. Houston is a diverse and multicultural city with a thriving arts and culture scene. From museums and galleries to theatres and music venues, there's always something interesting happening in Houston. Houston has a warm climate and plenty of green spaces, making it easy to enjoy outdoor activities year-round. From hiking and biking to kayaking and swimming, there's no shortage of ways to stay active and healthy in Houston. Living in Life Tower Houston student housing will let you enjoy all that this lovely city has to offer from the comfort of your student accommodation. Some other amber-recommended student accommodations in Houston that you can check out are Live The Icon, Scotland Yard, The Morgan, Willow Creek Apartments, and The Bellfort.


Life Tower Houston, where living is super comfy! Your place here is like a cosy nest filled with awesome stuff to make your day better. Some of the room amenities include a big 50-inch Smart TV and fully-furnished apartments with cool furniture. You have everything you need, from speedy internet to fancy stainless steel kitchen gadgets like a fridge with an ice maker, a stove, a microwave, a dishwasher, and a garbage disposal. No worries about laundry as you get your own washer and dryer are right there!

But Life Tower Houston is more than just your room. The common amenities will amaze you! It's like a big, friendly neighbourhood. There's a 19-story High Rise Community building with bike parking, a 24/7 gym, and a lobby where you can chill. Up on the roof, there are cool spots to relax, like mezzanines and clubhouses, and places to focus on your studies. Trash chutes on every floor make getting rid of stuff super easy. And guess what? Your safety is super important. There's a system called the Secured Package System to keep your packages safe, and the friendly staff is always around to help. Life Tower Houston isn't just a place to live; it's a whole community that thinks about what you need. It's a home where comfort, ease, and safety come together perfectly.

Location and What's Hot?

Life Tower Houston student housing is ideally located for students, as many universities and the city’s hotspots are within walking distance. This student housing proves to be an excellent home away from home for students. The universities are near this student accommodation, like Texas Southern University short drive away, and the University of Houston, at a driving distance. Another university near this property is Rice University, Houston Community College System.

Life Tower Houston is located in a vibrant neighbourhood of Houston, and there are plenty of great restaurants, cafes, and clubs within walking distance or a short drive away. Head to Traveler's Table to enjoy multi-cuisine food, and Piola is great for pizzas. The Breakfast Klub is known for its delicious breakfast dishes, including chicken and waffles. Agora is a cosy cafe where you sip your coffee while reading your favourite book. Some other places to enjoy a nice cup of hot coffee or tea near Life Tower Houston student housing are The Nook Cafe and Tout Cafe. There are many clubs near this property where you can dance the weekend away with your friends, like The Flat, Etro Lounge and Numbers Nightclub. During your stay, you can explore tens of wonderful places around Herman Ark, the Houston Graffiti Building, and Discovery Green. There are also supermarkets near Life Tower Houston, such as H-E-B and Tip Top Grocery, which will make your last-minute grocery runs easier. This city definitely has something or other to do for everyone.


This student accommodation is perfect for students who want to travel to the city or their university. Transportation is easily accessible. The property is well-connected to every mode of public transport in Houston. Commuting from this property is very easy. The accommodation is well-connected to public transportation in Houston. Holcombe Blvd @ Fannin St bus stop is within a stroll. TMC Transit Center light rail station is also within just a short walk. You can also choose to walk to nearby destinations in or near the neighbourhood. So don’t wait any more! Book Life Tower Houston for amazing student life in Houston!

Pet policy

Property allow pets. Contact property for more details.

What will you get

Common Amenities

Energy-Efficient Appliances
Smart In-Unit Laundry
Individual Housing Contracts
Roommate Matching
19-Story High Rise Community
Bicycle Parking

Cancellation Policies (1)

  • Cooling off period
    Free booking cancellation in stipulated time

Payment Policies (4)

  • Security deposit
    Deposit property holds during the tenure
  • Payment instalment plan
    Flexible payment terms
  • Guarantor requirement
    Guarantor requirements and policy.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the benefits of Living at life Tower?

When you live at Life Tower, you have the opportunity to reap all of the benefits associated with off campus living in an apartment that’s close to campus and less than 1 mile from all major Texas medical institutions in the Texas Medical District. Residents enjoy open-layout, spacious apartments, each with move-in ready with top-of-the-line interior features, including private bedrooms, private bathrooms, smart in-unit washer and dryer facilities, high-speed Internet, and brand-new fully equipped kitchens. In addition, residents also have access to our array of on-site amenities, including a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center, lobby with lounge seating, modern secured package system, rooftop mezzanine with outdoor terrace, and a rooftop clubhouse with lounge seating and study nooks. When you live here, everything is right at your fingertips thanks to close to plenty of Houston’s best restaurants, shopping, entertainment, and recreation destinations, as well as the following medical centers and university campuses. Medical Centers
  • Memorial Hermann Medical Plaza
  • UT Physicians
  • Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
  • Texas Children’s Hospital – West Tower
  • CHI St. Luke’s Health – Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Mark A. Wallace Tower at Texas Children’s Hospital
  • Shriners Hospitals for Children – Houston
  • BioScience Research Collaborative – Rice University
  • University of St. Thomas
  • Texas South University
  • University Of Houston
  • McGovern Medical School at UT Health
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson UTHealth Graduate School
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Clinical Research Building
  • Prairie View A&M College of Nursing
  • Texas Woman’s University
  • Houston Community College – Coleman College for Health Sciences
  • Coleman College for Health Sciences
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Mid Campus

What is an Individual Housing contracts?

Unmatched by other housing communities in Houston, Life Tower offers residents individual housing contracts. This means that residents are responsible only for their monthly installment payments and not those of their roommates if they choose to live with other residents. 

How long the tower's housing contracts?

At Life Tower, our team strives to make everything as streamlined and simple as possible for our residents. That’s why we offer individual housing contracts that span 12 months.

How do I pay monthly installment?

Residents can submit their monthly installment payments online, using our easy property , or drop off a check in-person at our leasing office. For the ultimate convenience, residents can set up automatic payments through property so they never miss a payment.

Does Life Tower Have Staff On-Site?

Property work hard to ensure our residents are completely taken care of at Life Tower. To make their lives easier, we employ a well-qualified team of management and maintenance professionals on-site. We even have a 24/7 maintenance staff available in case of an emergency.

Are Roommate-Matching Services Available?

Yes! Whether you are an incoming freshman or new to Houston, Property offer complimentary roommate-matching services to help make finding a compatible roommate simpler. The process is easy - residents first complete a detailed questionnaire asking about their lifestyle preferences, hobbies, and habits. Then, Property team matches them with another resident with compatible answers. 

What Is Included in Monthly Installments?

Your monthly installments include Internet, water, sewer, trash, recycling, washer and dryer units, electricity with a cap, and access to all of Life Tower’s amenities, and a wonderful staff here to help you anytime.

When is Each Installment Due?

You have three installment payment options available for your convenience. You may pay the entire amount due under the housing contract (1 installment, 2 installments, or 12 installments).  If you choose to pay a single installment for the entire amount, that single installment is due August 1 (first). If you choose to pay in two-semester installments, those are due August 1 (first) and January 1 (first). If you choose to pay in 12 installments, the first installment is due on August 1 (first) and the remaining 11 installments are due on the 1st (first) of the next 11 months. Please note these are all installment payment options and not monthly rent.

What Do I Need To Bring To My New Apartment?

Property suggest bringing bedding for a full-size XL bed, toiletries, dishes, cookware, decorations, and personal items to help your new living space feel like home.

What Events Does Life Tower Host?

Life Tower hosts plenty of resident events, ranging from pizza parties to taco Tuesdays. There is free food at the events, and they make great opportunities to meet new people and fellow residents.

How Do I Receive My Mail Packages?

Your mail will be delivered to your mailbox located on the property. Any packages you receive will be delivered to our package locker system. You’ll get a notification when your package arrives, and you can retrieve it directly from the package locker.

What Furniture is Provided?

Life Tower comes fully equipped with energy-efficient appliances, a refrigerator/freezer with ice maker, stove/oven, microwave, dishwasher, garbage disposal, and washer & dryer. Each living room is furnished with a couch, coffee table, entertainment center, and 50-inch smart TV. Each bedroom is furnished with a full-size XL bed, desk, desk chair, and 4-drawer dresser. We also provide a dining table and dinging chairs for our one-bedroom, two-bedroom, and four-bedroom apartment floor plans.

Are Pets Allows At Life Tower?

Property allow pets. Contact our leasing office for information about our pet policies.

Is Insurance Coverage Provided?

Life Tower’s insurance will not cover your personal belongings.  suggest purchasing renter’s insurance for this reason. It is generally inexpensive and will cover your personal belongings in the unfortunate event something were to happen.

What If I Don't Have A Guarantor?

No Guarantor? No problem! We offer Leap as an option! Leap is a quick and easy process that fills in for a guarantor or parent co-signer. Leap’s application is free online and takes around 5 minutes to complete. You will get a conditional decision within 30 minutes during normal business hours. Contact the office for more information.

Can Families With Children Live At Life Tower?

Yes. The property’s policy is included here for family occupants with a child(ren) under the age of eighteen (18) who is domiciled with (i) at least one parent, legal guardian, or another person having legal custody of the child under the age of eighteen, or (ii) the designee of such parent or other person having such custody, with written permission of such parent or other person. For family households with children, all household members age eighteen (18) or older must: (A) complete an application, and (B) sign the lease as a Resident. For family households with children under the age of eighteen (18), at least two (2) people will be permitted to occupy a single bedroom. If a family household with children under the age of eighteen (18) requires additional occupancy per bedroom, additional occupants may be allowed on a case-by-case basis based on factors including, but not limited to, the size of the bedroom(s) and unit, age of the children, configuration of the unit, any physical limitations of the property, and local occupancy codes. If the child occupant reaches eighteen (18) years of age during the term of the lease, the lease will be allowed to complete its term, but renewal will only be offered in compliance with the occupancy policy as stated. Child occupants who are under twenty-four (24) months at the time the lease is signed will not be counted under the occupancy policy for purposes of maximum occupancy but will be counted for subsequent leases if they reach the age of twenty-four (24) months during the term of the lease. The Landlord has the right to lease any empty bedroom(s). Families should contact the office directly regarding the application for family households, as this process varies from individual leasing and the required forms are not all available electronically.

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Are you looking for student housing in Houston? Houston houses various universities, like Texas Southern University, Rice University, University of Houston, Houston Community College System, and the University of Houston - Clear Lake that attract students from all over the world! Hence, finding Houston student housing will be easy for many students. There are various student housing in Houston, TX scattered across the city. These student apartments in Houston options include affordable resident halls, studio flats, student dorms, shared rooms, and moderately priced single homes (PBSA), which provide students with fantastic amenities for enrolled students. These Houston student housing are much closer to the universities and have less maintenance cost, making them quite difficult to vacant.

Amber offers various students opulent and affordable Houston student housing, which includes well-known residences ranging from modest ensuites to student apartments. These student apartments in Houston, TX, provide the enrolled students with the necessary amenities. Many other student apartments in Houston like Stratford House, Hyatt House Houston Galleria and many more, are available at an affordable rate and provide equivalent services. Houston is renowned for attractions such as Astroworld, a popular amusement park, and NASA, the prestigious space agency making it worth a visit.

About Houston

Houston, known for its scenic beauty, is the largest metropolis in Texas, extending to Galveston Bay. The city is a perfect amalgamation of vibrant nightlife, peaceful areas, and so much more. Students have not one but many options to choose from for a peaceful evening during weekends. Apart from being home to some of the major universities, the city is also famous among tourists for its beautiful architecture, museums, parks, etc. Houston has something for everyone; it is a perfect place for history lovers. However, it has some of the finest restaurants and bars for food connoisseurs as well. The energy of the city never dies; even after a classic nightlife, the city goes on and on. One thing is for sure; one can never run out of tourist attractions to visit in this colourful city. If we talk about the locals, the city has some of the best people known for their warm hospitality and love. They are known to be filled with positivity and optimism. It is home to the theatre lover as well; the city organizes some of the best dramas one would get the chance to witness while in the city. Students would definitely enjoy their time in the city, and it will be worth it. Some of the important years of their life would be full of happiness and peace.

Best Student Housing in Houston

With many famous universities, many students flock to the city to pursue their dreams and careers. Finding Houston student housing can become a daunting task for many. Amber helps you find the best student housing Houston in three easy steps: Finalizing, booking and paying. We make the tiresome and lengthy process of booking student housing Houston Texas as easy as pie. Amber offers purpose-built studios, flats, and other affordable options for Houston student housing. When planning to check out student apartments Houston Tx, students should look at the localities next to their university. Students can easily do this using the sorting feature on the website. Many students prefer to live in student-friendly neighbourhoods; hence, we have listed the best student apartments in Houston that you should look at.

1. The Vue On Macgregor

2. Gateway on Cullen

3. Catalina Village Apartments

4. Life Tower

5. Scotland Yard

6. Stratford House Apartments

7. Willow Creek

8. Broadmead at The Med Apartments

9. Meyer Oaks Apartments

10. The Bellfort

Cost of Living in Houston

Houston student apartments prove ideal for students, as they offer a cost-effective solution in a city where living expenses can be high. Despite Houston's generally expensive lifestyle, students can navigate affordability with careful assessments and strategic planning. The overall cost of living in Houston falls within the range of $1,658 to $1,690/month. Understanding the breakdown of living costs is crucial for students, enabling them to make informed decisions and avoid unnecessary expenditures, ultimately making their educational journey in Houston more financially sustainable.

1. Food & Groceries: $50 - $98/month

2. Transport: $119/month

3. Gas and Electricity: $158/month

4. Utilities: $98/month

5. Miscellaneous: $100/month

Student Travel Houston

Houston's transportation system is well-connected to different parts of the city. One can easily travel from one place to another without having to worry about the conveyance. Students can easily travel to the university as student apartments in Houston are located near many universities. The city has a well-developed transportation system that is easily accessible. Some of the major transportation options in the city are buses, trains, trams, bikes, etc. To make things easy for you, we have included a few of the options that students can easily use to travel around the city from their Houston student housing below for better understanding.

1. Train

One of the widely used travelling options in the city is the train. The Houston Metrorail connects with the major parts of the city and can take you anywhere you want. It is also considered one of the cheapest options for travelling around the city and from their Houston student housing. A one-day pass for the train costs $3.

2. Bus

The bus is considered one of the best options for Stud Station. The bus system is divided into two major parts such as the local services and the park-and-ride service. The fare for the same depends upon the route and distance. Some of them are Houston and Greyhound: Busing. However, it comes under the budget only; thus, anybody can afford it.

3. Cycling

Another widely used system of transportation is cycling. This saves you from being stuck in a long queue of traffic lines. Some of these routes are- East End Ride and To Chaucer Centre. Apart from this, this will cost nothing in comparison to other modes of transportation.

Student Living and Lifestyle in Houston

Houston is considered an ideal destination for students to stay. Considering factors like weather, locale, etc., one wouldn't want to go anywhere once one visited Houston. Being a hub of some of the major universities, Houston serves as the best place for tourists. With so many tourist attractions in its pocket, the city can easily make a person fall in love with it. Students will have plenty of options to explore on weekends while staying at their Houston student housing. Most places are near the student housing in Houston, TX, making travelling easy for students. If you want to taste authentic Italian food, then visit Olive Garden Italian Restaurant to satisfy your craving. You can also visit the Freebird World Burrito for a delicious lunch or dinner with friends. If you want to have a fun evening with your friends, then don't forget to visit Papa John's Pizza. If you are a history lover, the Houston Museum of Natural Science is the place for you. The Museum of Fine Arts is another place for you to explore during weekends. If you are interested in astrophysics, then visit the Space Center Houston to gain an insight into the world of magic. Well, on days you just want to be closer to nature, visit Hermann Park, Memorial Park, Market Square Park, Buffalo Bayou Park, etc. Head to the Orange shows for a fun-filled evening.

Houston Tourist Attractions

Students living in Houston can easily use public transportation from their Houston student housing and visit the many must-see tourist attractions on their days off from college. Here is a list of a few popular tourist attractions in Houston.

1. NASA Johnson Space Center

2. Holocaust Museum Houston

3. Art Car Museum

4. Downtown Aquarium

5. Discovery Green

6. Houston Zoo

7. Houston Museum of Natural Science

8. The Museum of Fine Arts

9. Cockrell Butterfly Centre

10. Hermann Park

Universities in Houston

There are many well-known and respectable universities in and near Houston that provide various degrees and courses to students. Several universities are listed below:

1. University of Houston - Clear Lake

2. Texas Southern University

3. Rice University

4. Houston Community College System

5. Texas A&M University

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