Southlake is located in Tarrant county and while it is within the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, it has a removed and affluent location on the north side. It is known for excellent public schools, its wealth and beauty. Southlake real estate includes some of the most high end, opulent homes in the area. It includes impeccably manicured neighborhoods and tranquil streets lined with shade trees. Homes in the market are custom estates and mansions. Southlake TX homes for sale are some of the most sought after around Fort Worth for the affluent lifestyle. Their gorgeous location and presence comes with hefty price tags in home ownership, but for those willing to invest, they are well worth it.
Southlake TX Homes for Sale and Area Features
The area was not always upscale. Southlake started out like most other small, Texas towns. It was a farming and cattle community. Early settlers enjoyed living in the vast countryside earning their livelihood. Although, when Clovis Monroe Gordon came home in 1956 with news that Hurst was working to annex unincorporated areas, neighbors joined together to form Southlake. At that time, the town was only 1.62 square miles and had 200 residents. Since then Southlake real estate has expanded, together with the general growth of business in the town. Bigger and better achievements in affluent homes bring Southlake an unrivaled reputation for some of the best in wealthy living.
Southlake TX homes for sale range in price from as low as about $400K to $5M plus. There is something in some level of luxury for nearly anyone to choose from. Many homes sit on acre plus grounds. Many were built in the latter half of the 20th century. Many were built since them and some are brand new.
In the early 1990s, developers started producing master-planned neighborhoods in Southlake TX. Neighborhoods along The Boulevard include Monticello Estates, Myers Meadow, Stone Lakes, Timarron Country Club and Timber Lake. As these neighborhoods became full, neighborhoods in the countryside began to take shape. High end, Southlake real estate in the picturesque countryside includes the neighborhoods of The Reserve at Southlake, Coventry Manor, The Enclave, Shady Oaks, Stratford Park, Clariden Ranch and Versailles. You can find out more about them. Contact an area expert at Kirk McDonald Realtors. You can find other houses for sale in Fort Worth TX and the surrounding area. Simply browse www.KirkMcDonaldRealtors.com.