What makes this neighborhood appealing to homeowners?
Twelve Five Hundred Preston is a neighborhood of zero lot line homes in close-in North Dallas. Tree lined streets, a community pool, and the tennis court make this neighborhood attractive to those looking for a single family home without the responsibility of maintaining their own pool or tennis court. The mandatory HOA maintains the inviting swimming pool, cabana and the tennis court. The neighborhood is ideally situated south of I-635 (LBJ), on the east side of Preston Road, between Forest Lane and Harvest Hill Lane, with easy access to I-75 and the Dallas North Tollway. Downtown Dallas is 12 miles south of Twelve Five Thousand Preston.
What are homes like in this neighborhood?
Homes in the Twelve Five Hundred Preston neighborhood are predominantly brick construction. The architecture of the one and two story homes ranges from traditional to contemporary. Each of the custom homes has its own unique floor plan. Square footage in the neighborhood ranges from 2300 to over 5000 square feet. Most of the homes were built in the late seventies and early eighties. Many properties have been updated and some have been completely renovated. Property values range from $450,000 to $700,000+. At this time there are no homes available for purchase. In the past three months, two homes have sold, ranging in price from $481,700 to $724,500. The average sold price per square foot is $198.00. One home is currently under contract.
What shopping and services are close to this neighborhood?
12500 Preston is convenient to restaurants and shopping. The corner of Preston Road and Forest Lane, just south of the neighborhood, is home to Whole Foods Market, Natural Grocer, Tom Thumb Grocery, La Madeleine, Corner Bakery, Chipotle, Ziziki's Greek, Dough Pizza, Meso Maya Aztec Food, Potbelly, Mi Cocina, Sony Bryan's, Rockfish, The Mercury, Torchy's Tacos, Pei Wei Asian Diner, Woodlands Grill, Jo Ann's, Staples Office Supply, CVS, Walgreen's and so much more! Travel a few blocks to the north and enjoy dinner at India Palace, Cindy's Delicatessen, Chilli's. Pick up spices at Penzey's Spices. There are six banks within a mile. The Dallas Galleria is about three miles away. The renown Cooper Aerobics Center is a few blocks to the south on Preston Road, with its research facility, hotel, spa, and wellness program.
What schools are in the area?
12500 Preston is in the Dallas Independent School District (DISD). In addition to DISD, Dallas has an abundance of private schools. The following private schools are within approximately 2-5 miles of 12500 Preston: Dallas International School, Akiba Academy of Dallas, St. Rita Catholic School, Episcopal School of Dallas, Hockaday, Ursuline, Jesuit, St. Marks, Parish Episcopal, Good Shepherd Episcopal, Greenhill, Lamplighter. Please note that this is not a complete list.
If you are interested in this neighborhood, please contact me. I welcome the opportunity to help you find a home in the neighborhood or another neighborhood of your choice.