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Shady Acres is a neighborhood located between the Houston Heights and Timbergrove. The neighborhood’s name refers to its abundance of large trees which provide a immense shade. Shady Acres is very conveniently located. Its accessibility to nearly every one of Houston’s highways makes it easy to quickly get where you want to go. In recent years, Shady Acres has improved drastically. Some old homes have been fixed up, while others are being replaced by brand new ones. Many new stores and businesses are filling the area as well. All this has led to an influx of young families to the neighborhood.