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Living In North Dallas


This page provides guidance for anyone who is thinking about moving to north Dallas and wants to make an objective assessment of what living in north Dallas in 2019 is like. North Dallas livability factors are presented along with descriptions, pictures and maps of moderately priced north Dallas homes that currently are for sale. At the bottom of this page are links to authoritative sources that provide additional general information about living in north Dallas.


LivingNorth Dallas livability factors


Neighborhoods

A big reason living in north Dallas is considered so desirable is its terrific neighborhoods. Click on this north Dallas neighborhoods link for profiles that describe some of the best and most popular of these neighborhoods.

Local schools

Neighborhoods in north Dallas area are served by Plano Independent School District, Dallas Independent School District, Richardson Independent School District, Highland Park Independent School District and Carrollton-Farmers Branch School District schools.

Click on this North Dallas schools link for TEA STAAR scores, student population by grade, and other information for all north Dallas public schools. Performance information for other DFW metroplex school districts is available on this Dallas Fort Worth school districts page and performance information for other public schools in the Dallas area is provided on these DFW high schools, DFW middle schools and DFW elementary schools pages.

Private schools located in and near the north area Dallas are identified on this park cities/north Dallas private schools page.


Commutes

Approximately 12 miles and 12 minutes drive time without traffic from central north Dallas to the Legacy business center ... 16 miles and 19 minutes to DFW International Airport ... 12 miles and 16 minutes to downtown Dallas

Commute time and distance information for additional destinations, and for other DFW metroplex cities and towns, is provided on this average DFW commute distances and times page.

Property taxes

Students living in north Dallas attend schools operated by five separate school districts. Since each of these school districts have different tax rates, north Dallas real estate property tax rates for2017 range from 2.64 percent to 2.91 percent of tax appraisal value. A description of how Texas property taxes are calculated and paid, along with property tax rates for other DFW cities and towns, are available by clicking on this DFW property tax rates link.


Moderately priced homes for sale in north Dallas

Key to understanding what living in north Dallas is like is knowing about north Dallas housing. Shown below is a typical website presentation of currently listed homes that are more or less in the middle of the north Dallas single-family homes price range. A similar presentation of all currently listed north Dallas single-family homes and links to pages showing various selections of these homes are available on this north Dallas homes for sale page.

The default display order of the property listings shown below is number of days listed, but other sort orders can be selected. The property display also can be easily changed from the default grid display to a detailed list display. If you are viewing this page on a mobile device, a map that shows the location of the selected properties can be displayed by clicking on the map icon.

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7128 Glendora Avenue, Dallas, TX - $699,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,702 SQFT
  • 46 DAYS
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A Captivating And Light-filled Ranch Style Home Features A Light Transitional Interior. Beautiful Updates Provide Comfortable Living As Well As Space For Entertaining Which Will Impress From The Moment You Walk Through The Front Door. A Traditiona...

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11744 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,598 SQFT
  • 77 DAYS
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Priced To Sell! Built In 1972, Property Is On The Market For First Time And Ready For A New Owner To Make It Their Own. Sitting On An .59 Acre, Property Is Over 3500 Square Feet, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Game Room, An Office, 3+ Car Garage And Carpo...

6621 Stichter Avenue, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,922 SQFT
  • 36 DAYS
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Original Preston Hollow Family’s Home, Between Edgemere And Thackery, Is Ready For New Owner. Lot Is 70x195 With A Concrete Alley And Beautiful Trees With New Construction All Around. Home Is Located Close To Shopping, Freeways, Public And Private...

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3905 Candlenut, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,100 SQFT
  • 157 DAYS
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Home Is Leased @ $3,850.00 Per Month For $46,200 Annually At 6.62% Cap Rate. $100k Reduction & Gorgeous!!! Completely Gut Rehab. All New Appliance Kitchen With Huge Breakfast Island. Reconfigured & Expanded Kitchen & Family Rm For Entertainment Wi...

4435 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,410 SQFT
  • 109 DAYS
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Beautiful, Fully Updated Preston Hollow Home Within Steps Of The Northaven Trail. Near Most Of The Premier Private Schools. Studs Up Remodel. High Ceilings, Open Floor Plan. New Floors Throughout. New Trane Ac And Water Heater 4 Bedrooms And ...

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4214 Northcrest Road, Dallas, TX - $695,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,964 SQFT
  • 42 DAYS
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Investment Opportunity! This Formerly Remodeled House (permitted And Inspected By The City Of Dallas) Was Damaged By The Tornado On Sunday October 20, 2019. Kitchen Aide Appliances, New Light Fixtures, White Quartz Counter Tops And More! If You're...

4727 Thunder Road, Dallas, TX - $690,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,434 SQFT
  • 46 DAYS
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Welcome To This Traditional Ranch Home Which Has Been Completely Renovated With A Fresh New Contemporary Look Through Inside-new Lighting, Blinds, New Cabinets, Quartz Counter-tops, Commercial Kitchenaid Stove-six Burners, Farm House-sink, Glass B...

Photo of Listing #14227282

4527 Goodfellow Drive, Dallas, TX - $689,950

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,038 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Last Price Drop Before Taking Off The Market!the Best Time To Buy Is Now! Great Value Corner Lot In The Highly Desirable Neighborhood North Highland Estates Of Preston Hollow. Surrounded By Excellent Neighborhood And Great Neighbors, This Home Is ...

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7140 Lupton, Dallas, TX - $689,950

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,143 SQFT
  • 1 DAY
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Quality Home In Desirable Windsor Park, On One Of The Prettiest Streets In North Dallas! Central Location Only Ten Miles North Of Downtown Dallas And Minutes From Dnt, I- 75 And 635. Spacious Room Sizes And Fantastic Floor Plan With An Abundance O...

11618 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $689,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,194 SQFT
  • 22 DAYS
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An As-is, Flipper's Dream! This Property Has Unlimited Potential. It's In A Prime Location Off Of Forest And U.s. Route 75, Features A Huge Lot, Pool, And Massive Living Room And Master Suite Spaces. The Property Has Loads Of Beautiful Paneling To...

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7147 Briarmeadow Drive, Dallas, TX - $689,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,642 SQFT
  • 271 DAYS
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Located In Prestigious Preston Hollow, This Dutch Colonial Is Completely Taken Down To The Studs And Remodeled . Minutes Away From The Best Entertainment, Shopping Dallas Has To Offer With Preston Hollow Village And Northpark Mall. Fresh Exterior ...

4207 Valley Ridge Road, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 3,600 SQFT
  • 91 DAYS
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.46 Acre On Great Lot 105 X 195, Great Lot To Build New On Or To Remodel The Home, Multi Million Dollar Homes All Down The Street, New Construction At $300+ Per Foot Mature Oak Trees And Crepe Myrtles

4425 Mill Run Road, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,170 SQFT
  • 20 DAYS
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Stunning 1 Story Remodel With Open Layout. Located In The Heart Of Private School Corridor. This Meticulously Maintained Home Features A Long List Of Updates Like The Newly 2018 Remodeled Kitchen Including Ss Appliances, New Cabinets & Countertop...

6814 Joyce Way, Dallas, TX - $685,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,235 SQFT
  • 11 DAYS
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Preston Hollow Ranch Style Home Available Immediately, In The Fairway (west Of Hillcrest) And On The South Side Of The Street! Nicely Sized Treed Lot With Large Backyard, 2-car Attached Garage And Large Deck Off The Kitchen, Family Room And Ma...

11330 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $679,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,010 SQFT
  • 105 DAYS
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This Classic Mid-century Modern Home Offers One Story Living On A Beautiful, Quiet Street In Prestigious Preston Hollow. Desirable Open Floor Plan Enhanced By Walls Of Huge Windows Provide Amazing Natural Light. Great Flow With Open Living Room, K...


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Listing information last updated on November 19th, 2019 at 4:45pm CST.