Homes for sale in Lake Highlands, Dallas, TX

Lake Highlands is a mixed-use neighborhood in the northern portion of Dallas, Texas. Although primarily residential in nature, the neighborhood includes well-developed commercial sections, the Dallas College Richland Campus, and various industrial parks to the east. Families in Lake Highlands are served by the Richardson Independent School District and some private schools. There are beautiful hills and valleys throughout the community, with some sections featuring overlooking views of White Rock Lake. 

Lake Highlands homes were erected in the late 1960s and 1970s featuring classic detached bungalow-type designs. These single-family homes have an average price of $ 266,181. Houses floor area is from 960 square feet to 5,000 square feet and an average of 3 to 4 bedrooms with 2-3 baths. The modest selection makes the community an excellent option for buyers looking for an affordable suburban home option.

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What's To Love

Lake Highlands is one of the best places in Texas to reside. There are several excellent public schools in the neighborhood. It is also easily accessible to the various attractions in Dallas. There are family-friendly amenities and various conveniences readily available to families living in the community.

What's Not To Love

There are many bars and clubs in some sections of the neighborhood with an active night scene that can be both a pro and con to some buyers.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

If you are a young professional looking for a well-developed suburban community that’s well kept and modern, then you’ll love what Lake Highlands has to offer. The area offers an inexpensive selection of real estate ideal for budget-conscious buyers interested in affordable home options. There are excellent schools available for residents in the area, and public parks and spaces are plentiful. If you need more information about the area or are thinking of moving to Lake Highlands, please contact me. I will be happy to help you.

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Things to do in Lake Highlands

Play Street Museum

This museum is one of USA Today's Top 10 awesome museums for families. Play Street Museum is an interactive children's museum offering a safe, enclosed space with plenty of areas for children to play, imagine, explore, and learn.

Royal Highlands Plaza

Royal Highlands Plaza is a shopping complex that offers various stores and services in a conveniently accessible location. You can find everything you need in one place, from grocery, restaurants, a gas station, franchise stores, laundry and dry cleaning to medical and dental facilities.

Forest Meadows Park

A medium-sized park surrounded by acres of trees and trails in the outer limits of Dallas. There is a nice playground, picnic area, and grills with access to benches under the trees and water fountains. This park is a great choice to get outside and relax from the busy city life.

Vetted Well

A spacious neighborhood bar with an impressive cocktail list and a great selection of beers. The patio has a stunning view of the Dallas skyline. Vetted Well is an excellent place to chill for a fun drink with friends.


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