Helena Homes for Sale

Helena ALHelen Alabama is located in Jefferson and Shelby counties within Alabama. Helena is largely considered a suburb of Birmingham and is a part of the Birmingham Hoover Metropolitan area. The city's claim to fame is being one of the best places to live and raise children in all of Alabama. Business week actually named Helena the 13th best city to raise your children in the United States in the year 2007.

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Helena November 30, 2020
81
Listed
87
Avg. DOM
$165.16
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$347,400
Med. List Price
81 Properties
Page 1 of 7
$1,500,000
Subdivision: Whispering Pines Farms
4
Beds
4F21/2
Baths
3,782
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
2
Days on Site
900011
MLS
WOW!!! Are you looking for a VIEW? This home has it from EVERY window in the house, from Lake to Mountains. When you enter the double-iron castle doors, you will know this is the home for you, with...
$142,900
Subdivision: Ashley Brook
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,259
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
4
Days on Site
901262
MLS
This beautiful end unit town home is located in the heart of Helena. Living room features vaulted ceilings and fireplace,kitchen is open with lots of cabinets and pantry also has a eat in area with a...
$135,000
Subdivision: Somerset
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,266
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1270203
MLS
Welcome to Helena! One of the fastest growing communities in Shelby County. You will fall in love with this recently updated home convenient to everything Helena has to offer. Convenient to shopping,...
$315,400
Subdivision: The Cove
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,375
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
6
Days on Site
870358
MLS
HURRY! Beautiful 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home in Helena's newest community, The Cove. The Arlington offers almost 2400 sq ft of gorgeous charm. In addition to the amazing open floorplan with a roomy...
$279,900
Subdivision: Hillsboro
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,012
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
7
Days on Site
1270016
MLS
This beautiful 3 bedroom and 2 bath home is located in Appleford, the first neighborhood within Hillsboro, it has a spacious Master Suite. The great room is open and features a beautiful gas...
$220,000
Subdivision: Fox Haven
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,276
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
10
Days on Site
899719
MLS
This beautiful home has been fully renovated from wall to wall. This includes the entire inside and outside being freshly painted! All new hardwood floors. Trim and baseboards freshly painted. All...
$320,000
Subdivision: Silver Lakes
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,937
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
12
Days on Site
900162
MLS
Welcome to 7229 Silverbell Circle. This home is nestled on an oversized lot in a private cul de sac. When you enter the home you are taken back by a large foyer, beautiful hardwoods, soaring...
$250,000
Subdivision: Hillsboro Appleford
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,433
Sq.Ft.
2012
Year Built
14
Days on Site
901613
MLS
Adorable 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in popular Hillsboro neighborhood located right down the street from the pool house. You cannot miss this one.
$279,900
Subdivision: Dearing Downs
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,792
Sq.Ft.
1988
Year Built
18
Days on Site
901220
MLS
Charming home with the best views in Helena from the front or back porch. Wooded lot with lots of privacy. House has been totally updated with plantation shutters: custom roman shades. Won't last...
$229,900
Subdivision: Brandywine
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,872
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
19
Days on Site
896848
MLS
BRAND NEW GRANITE IN KITCHEN AND HALF BATH. Photos of updated kitchen coming soon. Will be back on Market Friday 11/13. Charming 3 bed, 2.5 bathroom home in Brandywine neighborhood of Helena! A few...
$334,900
Subdivision: Silver Lakes
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,100
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
20
Days on Site
901010
MLS
Welcome Home! This newly renovated property is a MUST SEE! Nestled on a .05 acre lot with a lake and park view from your Bay Window you can make this home your very own. Renovated from top to bottom...
$406,650
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,539
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
22
Days on Site
900830
MLS
Proposed construction. The NEW VALLEY B basement plan is a 4 bedroom/ 3 bathroom home with TWO bedrooms AND 2 full baths on the main floor. The upstairs includes two bedrooms, a full bath between...

Helena is one other fastest growing cities in Alabama and Money Magazine has said that Helena is one of the Top 25 cities in the USA for affordable housing. It's always highly regarded as one of the best places to live in the US due to its low crime rate, active arts community and proactive municipal government. 

Helena is consistently rated as one of the best places to live due to the way that it's run and with the ample amount of opportunities that are available for employment and housing, it is a great place to settle down and invest.

Homes on the market in Helena don't last long so it's really important that you get help from an experienced real estate agent. Helena homes sell quickly and it's a very competitive real estate market that sees great growth. Through the ups and downs of the national real estate market, prices in Helena have remained quite steady.

In the fall of 2014, Helena opened its new state-of-the-art Helena High School and Athletic Complex. This new school has families from all over Shelby County looking to relocate to Helena. Business Week Magazine called Helena, Alabama one of the best places in America to raise your kids. 

Helena also offers a number of annual cultural events making it a great place to be throughout the year. With many events put on in Birmingham and the surrounding area, Helena is known as an extremely cultural suburb with many local artists and craftsmen calling Helena home. 

Lots of industry is also located in this area with plenty of employment opportunities. Recent economic growth has worked to spur population increases as well as boost the real estate market. Vulcan Materials is a big employer and their local quarry is always looking for new workers to settle down in this area. The Helena Industrial Park has a large number of growing businesses.