Real Estate in Mesquite, TX
View all Mesquite homes for sale & real estate listings below. Mesquite is the northern "twin" of the Park Cities. It’s the larger of the two both in population and in land area. Mesquite is also home to the highly acclaimed Southern Methodist University and the George W. Bush Presidential Library. Same as Highland Park, it’s a separate municipality with its own schools and a delightful family identity. For information about Mesquite neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Dallas real estate experts today.
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Mesquite Homes for Sale
Development of Mesquite dates back to the early 1920s. The Georgian architecture of the Southern Methodist University campus has a heavy influence on the neighborhood’s architecture. Many homes for sale include Georgian, Mediterranean, and Spanish Colonial and Neoclassical-style homes. Architects in the area strike a balance between preserving the original homes while placing a contemporary touch on custom renovations. The area is also witnessing a lot of new, transitional-style architecture. Closer to the SMU campus are several apartments and condos in refurbished buildings with modern designs. Trendy young professionals and singles favor these homes for sale. Considering the areas security, school system, proximity to downtown and nearby modern conveniences, there’s always going to be a high demand for homes in this pocket.
Shopping, Dining, and Entertainment
Locals have easy access to the nearby highways that lead to Downtown. But there’s no need to battle traffic when the area is home to excellent shopping and restaurants. Dallasites are partial to their malls, and nearby Preston Center ticks all those shopping and dining boxes. Fine jewelers, upscale boutiques and shops are all found at this outdoor shopping center. Snider Plaza is an almost century-old shopping mecca with everything from designer wearables to ritzy consignment shops and day spas. After a power shopping session, grab a table at the California-inspired R+D Kitchen or Hillstone. Locals also love dining at favorite spots such as Kuby’s Sausage House, the retro Bubba’s Cooks County, and gussied-up gastropub Front Room Tavern.
Unless it's on campus, nightlife destinations include Uptown, Addison, Deep Ellum, Trinity Groves, or Bishop Arts District. But that doesn't mean you'll have to travel far. One of the best reasons to live in Mesquite is that it's close to anywhere you want to be in the vast city. You can even catch a brew at a student hangout or plan a potluck at home.
Parks and Recreation
Outdoor aficionados appreciate the nearby beautiful parks. They include Caruth Park, Gore Park, and Curtis Park with the Holmes Aquatic Center. The Aquatic Center is a massive pool complex where locals go to cool off. Enjoy lectures or concerts at McFarlin Auditorium, jog or walk at nearby Katy Trail, or spend time at the Bush Presidential Center. Other near campus events include big games at Moody Coliseum or visiting the Spanish collections at the Meadows Museum.
If schools are important to you, families with school-aged children will appreciate the multiple elementary, middle and high schools that are part of this community. The Highland Park ISD serves Mesquite with great educational opportunities. Home to the George W. Bush Presidential Center and the Meadows Museum, Southern Methodist University is a draw for academics and culture. The museum also holds one of the largest collections of Spanish art outside of Spain.
Considering buying or selling a home in Mesquite, TX? Let our local Texas real estate agents assist you with the purchase of your next property or expertly negotiate the sale of your current Mesquite home. As your local Mesquite real estate agents, contact VIP Realty at 214-295-4888, we're experts on the market dynamics unique to the Mesquite real estate market. We'll get to work for you today!