Allen Realty - for all your real estate needs in Allen TX
Allen has a population estimated at about 90 thousand people. That's up 8,100 in 1980, and it's up from 42,000 in the year 2000. Dallas Texas has always grown to the north, over the last 50 years at least. As major suburbs filled out over the last 50 years, first Richardson Texas, and then Plano Texas grew to the point that almost every lot had been built on. The growth pattern continued with Allen. In 1960 the population was only 1, 500 and today, as mentioned earlier, is about 90,000.
Highlights of Allen Realty
Allen realty features many highlights. Allen Texas is located on Highway 75 about 23 miles north of downtown Dallas. Even at peak traffic times the commute to downtown Dallas is only about 45 minutes. Allen has some fantastic shopping. The Village at Allen has over 150 shops, including small barber shops, clothing stores, all the way up to Dillard's and Macy's. Watters Creek is described on their website as a retail resort featuring unique boutiques and national favorites. While Allen Premium outlets is attractive to the discount shopper. In the center of the Village of Allen shopping complex is the Allen event center, which is home for concerts, trade shows, professional sports events, and more.
Allen Realty is also a hub of sports and entertainment. The center serves as home for the Allen Americans, a CHL professional hockey team. And the state of the art facility seats 8,100 people and offers quality entertainment for affordable prices. For those who enjoy golf, Allen's great Sports facilities include the Twin Creeks golf course, which has 18 holes. Allen is a football town. The one high school in this community has 5,000 students. Within the last few years the city has built a $60,000,000 football stadium. The cost of this stadium equates to about 12,00 dollars per student. That's pretty strong for high school football.
Allen Texas is a city of beautiful homes. At least half of the Allen homes at Allen Realty have been built within the past 10 years. The majority of Allen homes built since 2010 have three or four bedrooms, two or three baths and generally include a game room and/or a media room.
Some other highlights at Allen Real EstateA third party (Sperling’s bestplaces) ranks Allen, TX as a great place to live and own a home, with the following rankings:
- Ranked #1 as the place to live to avoid a natural Disaster
- Ranked #4 as a best choice city to Relocate to in America
- Ranked #4 as one of the best place for Thanksgiving
Learn more about why is it important to choose Allen Realty for your home in Allen TX.