Ranked by Forbes as one the Top 25 Best Places To Move

For both buyers and renters, Allen offers a diverse selection of housing options supplemented by a variety of apartment options as well as assisted living.

More Bang For Your Buck




Ranked as a 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.


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 traditional garden style apartments to mid-rise lofts in mixed-use developments.
  • Apartments in Allen are even newer than homes—62% of units in Allen have been built in the last 15 years.
  • Many of Allen’s apartments have been developed next to the city’s award-winning trail system, supporting an active lifestyle.



Source: CoStar Property Analytics