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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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4308 Laren Lane, Dallas, TX - $700,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,858 SQFT
  • 56 DAYS
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This Is The One! Stunning Renovation By Tk Homes Of A Single Story Home With High Quality Designer Finish Out And Custom Details At Every Turn! This Open Concept Floor Plan Has It All With Grand, Vaulted Ceilings, Double Living Areas Divided By A ...

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6032 Linden Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,196 SQFT
  • 3 DAYS
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Spacious Renovated Home With Sparkling Pool, Spa, Pergola, And Outdoor Living. Five Bedroom Home, Four Bathrooms, Media Room, Work Out Room, And Spacious Formal Dining Room. Kitchen Has Two Separate Stainless Steel Sinks, Double Oven, Stainless S...

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7108 Helsem Bend, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,938 SQFT
  • 139 DAYS
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A+ Floorplan In Dallas’ Secluded Waterford On The Park Subdivision, Feat: 44 Homes, Pool, Tennis Court In A Private Natural Setting W. A Lake & Jogging Path. Ideal 4 Family Fun & Entertaining W. 3 Living Areas, 3 Bedrms W. Large Master Down & 2.5 ...

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4200 Northcrest Road, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,322 SQFT
  • 73 DAYS
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Remodeled Single Story Pier & Beam Home Situated On Nearly One Half Acre Of Beautiful Dallas Real Estate! Imagine Your Short Drive Home From The Office, Pulling Into Your Private Security Gate 2 Car Garage Plus 2 Car Oversized Covered Parking. Y...

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12504 Renoir Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 4,193 SQFT
  • 72 DAYS
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4,100+ Square Feet With Very Flexible Floor Plan. Extra Rooms Can Convert To Bedrooms - Making 5 Bedroom Floor Plan. Master Bedroom Is Oversized And Separate From Rest Of Floor Plan. Large Sitting Area And Great Back Yard Views. Dining Room Op...

4559 Hockaday Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.2 Baths
  • 2,725 SQFT
  • 51 DAYS
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Nice Large Tree Shaded Corner Lot 130x131 Super Nice Building Lot Across From The Hockaday School. Build Your Dream Home In A Very Prestigious Area Of Dallas.

15 Royal Way, Dallas, TX - $699,900

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,018 SQFT
  • 40 DAYS
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An Entertainer’s Dream With Generous Proportions And Amenities Found In Much Larger Houses. The Soaring Two Story Entrance Hall Sets Your Expectations And The Rest Of The House Delivers. 10' Ceilings Throughout The First Floor. With 80% Of The Squ...

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7327 Hill Forest Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,480 SQFT
  • 160 DAYS
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Stunning Two Story Home In Lake Forest. This Light And Bright Home Has Wood Floors Throughout. Kitchen Is Open To The Family Room With A Fireplace. Kitchen Features Stainless Steel Appliances, Granite Counters, Island, And Bar Stool Seating. Two D...

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6958 Royal Lane, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,159 SQFT
  • 147 DAYS
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Sophisticated Remodel Taken To The Studs In 2017, Reimagined To A Light, Bright, Thought-out Floor Plan. 4 Bed & 3 Bath Smart Home Include Lutron Smart Lighting, Smart Alarm, Ecobee Thermostats, & Prewired For 5.1 Sound. Energy Efficient With Milg...

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30 Ashton Court, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,030 SQFT
  • 44 DAYS
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Welcome Home To Original 1-owner Home Featuring An Open Floor Plan & Natural Light Throughout! A Spacious Living Room & Fireplace With Built-in Shelving Greet You Off Of The Front Entry. The Dining Room Is Large & Can Hold A Round Or Rectangular T...

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3905 Candlenut, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,100 SQFT
  • 33 DAYS
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$100k Reduction & Gorgeous!!! Completely Gut Rehab. Fully New Applianced Kitchen With Huge Breakfast Island. Reconfigured & Expanded Kitchen & Family Rm For Entertainment With New Full Bath On 1st Foor. New Security, Electrical, Plumbing, Hardwood...

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6219 Del Norte, Dallas, TX - $695,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,551 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Good-looking Red Brick Home In Preston Hollow With Spacious Fenced Backyard, Two-car Garage. House Has Spacious Formals, Big Den, Bonus Space Perfect For Office Or Play Area, Roomy Bedrooms. Hardwood Floors In Formals And Bedrooms, Den Is Carpeted...

7723 Verbena Court, Dallas, TX - $691,530

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,565 SQFT
  • 69 DAYS
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Close Out Pricing - Final Opportunities! New Plan E! 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 Nort...

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11324 Valleydale Drive, Dallas, TX - $689,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,668 SQFT
  • 77 DAYS
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Beautifully Updated Home With Chef's Kitchen, Viking Appliances, Generous Counter Space, Open Kitchen & Den With Hardwoods And A Vaulted Ceiling. This Home Is Perfect For Entertaining With Open Living Spaces That Pour Out Onto The Flagstone Patio...

12312 Brittany Circle, Dallas, TX - $687,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,520 SQFT
  • 64 DAYS
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Situated On A Private Cul De Sac, This One Story Classic Home Offers Many Amenities. Gracious Living Areas Great For Entertaining, High Ceilings, Crown Moldings, 3 Fireplaces, Wet Bar With Icemaker, Lots Of Windows, Skylight, Subzero And An Abunda...


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Listing information last updated on July 19th, 2019 at 9:30am CDT.