Homes in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland WA

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Homes in Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA

See all homes for sale in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA.  Is it time to sell?  Find out what your home in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland, WA is worth.

Highlands House

 

The Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland is a historic district that was originally developed in the early 1940's. Located north of 85th St between 112th and I405,  the Highlands Neighborhood is an idyllic residential neighborhood close to Kirkland's downtown core. The residents value the neighborhoods quality of life and the renowned tree canopy which promotes the natural setting integral to the neighborhood's identity. The neighborhood has very limited access and there are no commercial properties. In the Highlands, a variety of housing types and styles exist and provide for a changing and diverse population.

 

Looking for a home in the Highlands Neighborhood?

If you are interested in the current homes for sale in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland WA click on the link. My property information is a direct feed from the Northwest MLS and is updated several times daily. Call Susan Feldman to schedule a time to see any of these gorgeous homes!

 

 

Mid-Century and Modern...

Homes in the Highlands Neighborhood are an eclectic mix of mid-century charm and modern new beginnings. There has been a record number of building permits issued recently and the result is evident as older homes on spacious lots are coming down and the land then short platted to make room for 3-4 new homes instead. While neighborhoods with homes built in each decade co-exist and reflect the architecture of the time, new home sizes of 3000 to 5000 square feet are now the norm and there are no new construction homes priced under $1 million. Quickly becoming a sought after luxury locality, the neighborhood transformation continues and shows no sign of slowing down. The district is set on a gentle hillside and the best views are from 112th Street. Here the views stretch out over Norkirk to Lake Washington and the Olympic Mountains in the distance. The most expensive home recently sold in the Highlands Neighborhood was valued at $2.1 million. Entry level pricing for the Highlands starts around $500,000.

 

What's Going on Nearby the Highlands Neighborhood?

The Highlands neighborhood is conveniently located just minutes from the thriving downtown Kirkland core. Here, you'll find everything from a new library, a new transit center, a new performance arts center and a newly developing shopping plaza slated to be finished in 2018. The Kirkland Urban Plaza will feature a multiplex theater, a high-end grocery and various retail and dining establishments. The Kirkland waterfront is also a popular attraction. Additionally, there are five city parks scattered throughout the Highlands  plus access to the Cross Kirkland Corridor Trail used by neighbor's for walking and biking. Kirkland is also home to many high tech companies such as Google, Bluetooth SIG, IBM and Tableau Software. The Highlands is a great place to live! Find out about everything that is nearby the Highlands Neighborhood including places of worship, banking, shopping, attractions and recreation and much more on my website.

 

 

What Schools will the Kids Attend?

The homes in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland WA, are in the very highly rated Lake Washington School District and are served by Peter Kirk Elementary, Kirkland Middle School and Lake Washington High School. Get information about these schools by checking out the Kirkland School Reports page on my website.

 

Are You Ready to Find a Home Here?

If you are interested in all the current homes for sale in the Highlands Neighborhood of Kirkland WA click on the link. My property information is a direct feed from the Northwest MLS and is updated several times daily.


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Comments (2)

David Alan Baker Laveen & South Phoenix Realtor
Keller Williams Realty Phoenix - Laveen, AZ
Your local Expert

Wow, this sounds like a really nice place to live.  Like the feel of established canopy.

Feb 10, 2016 06:22 AM
David Landau
President, Newtown Board of Realtors - Newtown, CT
RE/MAX Right Choice

Great info, I haven't been out near Seattle since the 90's  Beautiful area

 

Dave

Feb 10, 2016 06:23 AM