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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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6129 Preston Haven Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,990

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 2,466 SQFT
  • 74 DAYS
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This Home Is Located On A Spectacular Treed Lot In Preston Hollow. Spacious, Comfortable. Walk To Whole Foods, Restaurants And Shopping. Bright Single Hung Windows Thru Out. The Open Floor Plan That Is Sought After By Many Home Buyers Is Already ...

6917 Hillpark Drive, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.1 Baths
  • 3,233 SQFT
  • 39 DAYS
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You Must See This Immaculate, Estate Home With A Private Pool, Heated Spa And Generous Living Spaces. Remodeled In 2015, Located In The Subdivision Of Hillcrest By The Park. Beautifully Landscaped In A Quiet Neighborhood, Minutes From I-75, North ...

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5854 Burgundy Road, Dallas, TX - $699,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,100 SQFT
  • 2 DAYS
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Home Was Renovated In 2008 With The Kitchen Taken To The Studs And Reconfigured To Open To The Den. Custom Cabs, Gas Cooktop With Pot Filler, Ss Appliances, Double Ovens, 8 Ft. Island With Seating & Butlers Pantry With Wine Cooler. Sep. Living & D...

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3905 Candlenut, Dallas, TX - $698,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,100 SQFT
  • 249 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
  • 201 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 ...

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

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,434 SQFT
  • 138 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...

4246 Laren Lane, Dallas, TX - $679,500

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,355 SQFT
  • 9 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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6553 Lafayette Way, Dallas, TX - $679,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,300 SQFT
  • 166 DAYS
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Incredible Value And Build Site! We're Including A Fine Rental Home! One Of A Kind Heavily Treed, No Alley ! Creek Lot With 3bed 2 Bath 3 Liv Area Rental House - To Be Sold At Lot Value - This Outstanding Build Site Has It All! Creek, Deep Lot W...

6722 Mimosa Lane, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,643 SQFT
  • 147 DAYS
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Excellent Building Site For New Construction In Preston Hollow On A Quiet Street. Sold For Lot Value. Spacious 77x150 Lot. One Of The Last Available Lots In The Heart Of The Prestigious Preston Hollow. As A Real Bonus There Is A 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath...

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4425 Mill Run Road, Dallas, TX - $675,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,170 SQFT
  • 112 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...

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

Residential, Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 2,543 SQFT
  • 89 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
  • 43 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...

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5550 Preston Haven Drive, Dallas, TX - $665,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,232 SQFT
  • 5 DAYS
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Opportunity To Live In Inwood Road Estates Off Preston Road, South Of Forest And East Of The Tollway. Preston Forest Shopping Nearby. Generous Lot. Abundant Backyard Is Perfect To Build A Pool And Play Yard. Remove Existing Structure And Build...

Photo of Listing #14179086

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

Residential, Single Family
  • 2 Beds
  • 3.1 Baths
  • 3,377 SQFT
  • 166 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. ...

Photo of Listing #14110525

15 Royal Way, Dallas, TX - $650,000

Residential, Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 4,018 SQFT
  • 256 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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Listing information last updated on February 19th, 2020 at 3:00pm CST.