Alvin, Texas Real Estate
Browse all homes for sale & Alvin real estate listings below. Alvin is a beautiful small town on the outskirts of the expanding metropolitan area. Incorporated in 1893, Alvin has continued to develop over the years, thanks to the boom Houston has been experiencing over the past few years. Simple, serene and full of neighborhood friendliness, Alvin offers a great selection of homes for sale and spacious estates, plus a friendly small-town atmosphere. For information about Alvin neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Houston and Alvin real estate experts today.
Real Estate & Homes for Sale - Alvin Texas
|All Listings||Under $100,000||$100,000 - $200,000|
|$200,000 - $300,000||$300,000 - $400,000||$400,000 - $500,000|
|$500,000 - $600,000||$600,000 - $700,000||$700,000 - $800,000|
|$800,000 - $900,000||$900,000 - $1,000,000||Over $1,000,000|
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Homes and Real Estate for Sale in Alvin
No matter what house style or acreage property you're looking for, there's plenty from the Alvin real estate to suit different needs. From simple starter homes for first-time buyers to sprawling estates with all the space, you could ask for, the options are endless. Besides, Alvin is much further from Downtown Houston, thus homebuyers here have the benefit of more budget-friendly prices. If you are thinking about building your own home, availability of undeveloped property in Alvin makes it easy to build the home of your dreams. For newer home options, Alvin has a fantastic selection of new construction homes in communities designed to make your life more comfortable and enjoyable.
Living in Alvin and Community Highlights
Despite its small size, Alvin boasts an impressive variety of recreational activities and places to eat. Gordon Street and the Alvin Bypass are the two main commercial corridors. They offer a variety of the nation's popular fast food chains, big-box stores, and a collection of locally-owned shops and services. If you enjoy a round of golf, head to the nearby Hillcrest Golf Club which offers a unique lighting system that allows you to play golf at night. For more family-friendly activities, the Thelma Ley Anderson YMCA offers lifestyle programs, aquatics, and day camps for children, workout classes, and more. Other major attractions include Bayou Wildlife Park which allows visitors to experience an African safari without leaving Alvin. To learn more about Alvin's history, visit the Alvin Historical Museum and the Marguerite Rogers House Museum.
The Alvin ISD is the largest employer in the Alvin area, followed by Dish Network's Customer Support Center and Alvin Community College. Other significant employers include Ascend Performance Materials, the INEOS Chocolate Bayou Works, and Diversified Ceramics.
Schools near Alvin Homes
Alvin ISD serves the community of Alvin. Elementary schools in the area include Alvin Mark Burks, E.C. Mason, Melba L. Passmore, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and Alvin elementary schools. High schools include GW Harby Junior high School and Alvin High School, while Alvin Community College is ideal for post-secondary education.