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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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7719 Verbena Court, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,565 SQFT
  • 408 DAYS
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New Plan E At Verbena - Only 1 Available! Spacious Master Suite On Ground Floor & Large Open Concept Living-kitchen-dining With Soaring Ceilings. Secondary Living Room Upstairs & Private Office Or Den. Located In North Dallas-preston Hollow, Steps...

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3905 Candlenut, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,100 SQFT
  • 288 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...

6814 Lakehurst Avenue, Dallas, TX - $689,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.1 Baths
  • 1,412 SQFT
  • 86 DAYS
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Imagine Building Your New Dream Home Here! One Of The Last Available Lots In The Prestigious Heart Of Preston Hollow, This Oversized, Heavily Treed Lot Is An Excellent Site For New Construction. A Short Drive To Your Favorites… Northpark Mall, Ken...

11338 Hillcrest Road, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,543 SQFT
  • 128 DAYS
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Fully Renovated Spacious Home Located In Preston Hollow Area. The Original Floor Plan Has Been Modified Creating An Inviting And Open Floor Plan Ideal For Entertaining. Kitchen Features Stainless-steel Appliances, Gas Cooktop, Oversized Island, Gr...

11110 Saint Michaels Drive, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,061 SQFT
  • 82 DAYS
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Huge Lot And Great Space In The 75230 Zip Code. Following Improvements Since 2017, Roof, Soffit 2019, Foundation 2019, Fence 2020. This 5 Bedroom Floorplan Has Great Flow And Is Priced So You Can Add Updates Relevant For Your Family. Huge Back Yar...

12708 Sunlight Drive, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,839 SQFT
  • 23 DAYS
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Situated Near The End Of The Cul De Sac On A Quiet Street, A Private Courtyard At The Entrance And Three Additional Private Patios Make This Zero-lot Line Unique. Lots Of Windows And Outdoor Views Offer The Enjoyment Of Outdoors Without A Lot Of M...

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4425 Mill Run Road, Dallas, TX - $669,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,170 SQFT
  • 151 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...

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6 Royal Terrace Court, Dallas, TX - $660,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,377 SQFT
  • 205 DAYS
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Rare One-story Contemporary In Gated And Guarded Glen Lakes! Nestled On A Quiet Cul-de Sac, This Freshly Painted Home Has Wood Flooring, Fresh Carpet In The Bedrooms, And Plantation Shutters. Great Room And Library Have Dramatic Vaulted Ceilings. ...

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7414 Meadow Road, Dallas, TX - $650,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,902 SQFT
  • 234 DAYS
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Take A Virtual Walk Through This Beautiful Home. Click On The 3d Link Located Under The Photos Or Copy And Paste The Link In The First Photo. Refreshed And Ready To Entertain. Quick Move In. Check The List Of Upgrades, Too Many To Mention. Securit...

4365 Fawnhollow Drive, Dallas, TX - $650,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,172 SQFT
  • 39 DAYS
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This Beautiful Home Has So Much To Offer. As You Walk In You Will Notice The Beautiful Bamboo Wood Floors. This Home Features An Amazing Updated Kitchen With All Bosch Stainless Steel Appliances. The Guest Retreat Is Separate From The Master To Gi...

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4246 Laren Lane, Dallas, TX - $649,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,355 SQFT
  • 48 DAYS
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Meticulously Maintained And Well-appointed Ranch Style Home In Sought-after Neighborhood. Stunning Backyard Renovation In 2018 Includes Travertine Paver Stone Patio, Pergola, Cooking Area, Fire Pit Area, Lighting, Landscaping And Privacy Fence Wit...

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4727 Sugar Mill Road, Dallas, TX - $649,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,877 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Well Maintained Sprawling Ranch In A Quiet Neighborhood Minutes Away From Jesuit, St. Rita's, Hockaday, And Multiple Highways That Make It Great For A Quick Commute! Private Enclosed Formal Living & Dinning Area Off The 2nd Story Entry. Large Fami...

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7847 Northaven Road, Dallas, TX - $645,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,618 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Mid Century Modern Gem! One Of A Kind Mcm Exemplifies Palm Springs Mcm Living. Elevated Above The Street, Lies An Exceptional Detailed Architectural Home. Thoughtfully Designed And Built By J Roger Crownrich. Behind The Private Decorative Concrete...

6873 Greenwich Lane, Dallas, TX - $629,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,914 SQFT
  • 13 DAYS
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Beautiful, Spacious 5 Bedroom In Fantastic Preston Brook Estates. Spacious Kitchen With Large Island Open To Huge Living With Pool Views, Stacked Formals, 2 Bedrooms Down Plus Master And 2 Bedrooms Up With Living. Gorgeous Treed Back Yard With Poo...

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4945 Mill Run Road, Dallas, TX - $629,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,395 SQFT
  • 177 DAYS
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Welcome To This Completely Remodeled 4 Bed, 3 Bath Inwood North Estates Home In Dallas. The Open-style Floor Plan & Design Is Inspired By A Modern Farmhouse Feel Boasting A Farmhouse Sink, Faucets & Tiling. Seller Spared No Expense With Updates In...


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Listing information last updated on March 30th, 2020 at 10:30am CDT.