Housing

HOUSING

Ranked by WalletHub As #3 Real Estate Market in the Nation

For both buyers and renters, Allen offers a diverse selection of housing options to fit a wide range of lifestyle preferences.

Allen’s location in the northeast corner of Dallas-Fort Worth offers a unique variety of housing options that meet the full range of urban living to rural living.

  • Housing within the city of Allen ranges from traditional suburban single-family homes to modern space-efficient homes to mid-rise urban residential units in mixed-use developments.
  • Estate-style homes with large lots capable of supporting equestrian activity can be found just 10 minutes from Allen.
  • In addition, Allen’s location offers a reverse commute for works who prefer classic urban neighborhoods such as Donwtown Dallas, Uptown Dallas, Deep Ellum, Lakewood, or the Park Cities.

More Bang For Your Buck

Homes

Ranked as the #3 Best City for First Time Home Buyers

  • Homes in Allen offer a variety of choices among different sizes and values for both buyers and renters.
  • Prices start at $150,000 for starter homes with character and go upwards of $1,000,000.
  • Allen’s location on the suburban edge of Northeast Dallas-Fort Worth offers additional choices for those who prefer lots greater than 1 acre without a long commute or sacrificing access to amenities.

$305,000

median listing price

$115 - $120 /sf

Starting price for homes

$330+ /sf

Highest price

Apartments

ApartmentList.com’s #1 Best Cities for Young Families

A wide range of apartment options are available for families, young professionals, and seniors.

  • Design styles range from mid-rise lofts in mixed-use developments to more traditional garden style apartments.
  • Apartments in Allen are typically new and highly amenitized—Over 62% of units have been built in the last 15 years.
  • Most of Allen’s apartments have been developed next to the city’s award-winning trail system, supporting an active lifestyle for runners and pet owners.
  • # Bedrooms
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 2 Bedroom
  • 3 Bedroom
  • Average Rent
  • $1,049
  • $1,328
  • $1,617
  • Average Rent Per SF
  • $1.32
  • $1.17
  • $1.22