If you’re looking for a great neighborhood for starter home selection near downtown Dallas, or a wonderful place to settle down once the kids are out of the house, look no further than Richardson Heights in Richardson, Texas. The neighborhood is more than 50 years old, with beautiful mature trees lining the winding streets of this subdivision off Beltline Road. Because the homes in “The Heights,” as locals like to call it, were built throughout the last half century, homebuyers can take advantage of a variety of home styles and architectural features.
At the center of Richardson Heights is Durham Park, a newer Richardson park that was opened for use in 2013. Spanning an acre, the park features open space, a butterfly garden, a pavilion and plaza, and a playground. As a special nod to Richardson Heights, the park incorporates brick from the four houses that once stood on the property.
The Heights Park is also nearby, and is huge in comparison. There residents enjoy swimming and splash pools, two baseball fields, two athletic fields, and two tennis courts.
Families with children enjoy living in the Richardson Heights neighborhood because of Richardson Independent School District’s high marks for excellent public education. In fact, Richardson Heights has it’s own elementary school, Richardson Heights Elementary, which serves more than 400 students from pre-k through sixth grade.
From an employment perspective, the city of Richardson, Texas, has long established itself as one of the best commuter cities in which to live around Dallas-Ft. Worth. Residents of Richardson Heights have easy access to major highways and the DART system. Many residents don’t have to commute, because of Richardson’s healthy base of major employers that pull from around the country.
For a free, comprehensive listing of available properties and corresponding school ratings and information, contact The Campbell Home Team, your local neighborhood experts.
With more than a decade of experience in the Dallas-Fort Worth and North Texas real estate markets, The Campbell Home Team can help you find your next and best home – and make the offer to close process quick and easy. Call us today at 214-929-1733 or email us to get started on the path to your dream home.