Situated in Collin County and only a 30 minute drive from downtown Dallas, Allen, Texas is widely considered to be one of the most desirable suburbs in the DFW region. First-rate schools, fabulous housing, and continued widespread development all make Allen a highly sought after destination for home buyers and renters alike.
In the past several years alone, the accolades Allen has received from numerous media outlets is beyond impressive. In 2009, Forbes ranked Allen as the 19th Best Place to Move in the county; in 2011, Allen was voted among the Best Places to Retire as well as the 9th Safest City in America; 2012 was the year D Magazine ranked Allen a Top Ten Dallas Suburb and Money Magazine recognized Allen as one of The Best Places to Live; and finally in 2013, Allen was named one of the Top Ten Towns for Families by Family Circle.
To paint a better picture of this wonderful Dallas suburb, just over 30,000 people currently call Allen home, while the estimated median house or condo value in 2011 was $193,400 and the median household income was $102,904 in that same year. In all, there are around 40 subdivisions that truly define the quintessential suburban lifestyle so commonly associated with Allen, TX and while each certainly has its own unique features and distinct atmosphere, there really isn’t a bad place to ultimately settle around the Allen, TX community. So to start your Allen home search, start browsing some of the area’s top subdivisions below and call DFW Urban Realty at (214) 764-4124 to schedule a showing for an active MLS listing!
|Shaddock Park||Starcreek||Cumberland Crossing|
|Twin Creeks||The Preserve||Creekside at Ridgeview|
|Waterford Parks||Wetsel David||Quail Run|