Allen, Texas - Second Quarter 2018 Housing Market Statistic
By Susie Kay, North Dallas Specialist
(Ultra Real Estate Dallas Fort Worth)
The city of Allen is located 25 miles north of Dallas, Texas. It is named in MONEY’s “Best Places to Live 2017” as #2 in the nation. Family Circle, D Magazine, WalletHub, SafeWise, and Forbes have all given the city praise and high rankings for livability, safety and economics. In 2016, the city won several prestigious awards: the National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management from the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA); the Achievement of Library Excellence Award from the Texas Municipal Library Directors Association; and the Governor’s Community Achievement Award from Keep Texas Beautiful. The City of Allen is serviced by three independent public school d...