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 July 14, 2024
67
Listed
78
Avg. DOM
$184.49
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$400,000
Med. List Price
67 Properties
Page 1 of 6
$335,000
Neighborhood: St Charles Place
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,518
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
3
Days on Site
21391598
MLS
$279,500
Neighborhood: Dearing Downs
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,413
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
6
Days on Site
21391138
MLS
$220,000
Neighborhood: Helena
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,448
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
8
Days on Site
21390915
MLS
$299,000
Neighborhood: Dearing Downs
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,244
Sq.Ft.
1983
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21390732
MLS
$310,000
Neighborhood: Old Cahaba
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,136
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
13
Days on Site
21390638
MLS
$449,900
Neighborhood: Hillsboro
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,614
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
14
Days on Site
21390393
MLS
$390,000
Neighborhood: Fieldstone Park
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,248
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21389941
MLS
$299,900
Neighborhood: Old Cahaba Oak Ridge
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,995
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21389948
MLS
$312,000
Neighborhood: Russet Meadows
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,000
Sq.Ft.
1996
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21390023
MLS
$332,900
Neighborhood: Old Cahaba
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,669
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
20
Days on Site
21389842
MLS
$299,999
Neighborhood: Bridlewood
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,608
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
20
Days on Site
21389890
MLS
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,644
Sq.Ft.
1965
Year Built
21
Days on Site
21389700
MLS

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.