Real Estate in Forest Hills, TX
View all Forest Hills homes for sale & real estate listings below. The charming Forest Hills neighborhood is in the south side of White Rock Lake. The neighborhood is a popular destination for buyers wanting easy access to White Rock Lake and the Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. Shoppers enjoy vintage and original culture of shops and lifestyles of East Dallas. For information about Forest Hills neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Dallas real estate experts today!
Real Estate Listings in Forest Hills
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Forest Hills Homes for Sale
Forest Hills dates back to 1936 and development has continued over the years. Homes for sale include listings built as far back as the 1950s as well as recent new construction. Forest Hills feature different styles as it's not a neighborhood of cookie-cutter homes. The diverse collection of homes vary from small cottages to newer construction homes inspired by Contemporary and European style. Shaded estate size lots are common in the area. The majority of homes for sale sit on half-acre lots or more, with the neighborhood streets dotted with trees and green spaces. Home sizes range from as small as over 1,000 square feet to over 4,000 square feet in size. Layouts feature three to four-bedroom homes with at least two full bathrooms. A few two and five-bedroom homes also exist.
According to the Forest Hills HOA, the tree may define the neighborhood, but residents define the spirit of the community. The association hosts several events all year, including Casino and Poker Night, Taste of Italy and other neighborhood events and parties. It also maintains a security patrol to address any safety issues that may arise in a largely urban society.
Living in Forest Hills & Community Amenities
Proximity to White Rock Lake is a huge draw to locals living in Forest Hills. Residents can walk, jog or bike a short distance to enjoy the lake where you can sail a boat within city limits. Located near White Rock Lake is the 66-acre Dallas Arboretum. The scenic garden features 2,400 varieties of plants and offers marvelous views and a rock garden concert pavilion.
If you work in downtown Dallas, the Dallas Area Rapid Transit system is the best alternative to driving. Forest Hills is also a convenient 8 miles to downtown Dallas. For easy travels for business or vacations, Love Field Airport is just 12 miles away. Most DFW nights echo with live music from bars and theaters. For a truly Texan experience, residents are only 10 minutes from the Arts District, and not much farther from shopping, dining and entertainment options in other parts of the city.
Forest Hills Schools
Located in the outstanding Dallas ISD, the community is home to Alex Sanger Elementary School. Students complete their public school education at nearby W High Gaston Middle School and Bryan Adams High School. There’re several institutions of higher learning in Dallas. They include Southern Methodist University, the University of Dallas, Bishop College and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
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