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 February 2, 2023
61
Listed
133
Avg. DOM
$212.20
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$466,095
Med. List Price
61 Properties
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$215,000
Neighborhood: Bridlewood
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,971
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1344514
MLS
Great Helena neighborhood! House needs some attention but priced accordingly. More pictures soon!
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,649
Sq.Ft.
1977
Year Built
3
Days on Site
1344381
MLS
Don't miss this incredible home in Helena located on 1.35 acres with a massive workshop! This house boasts a wonderful layout with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths on the main level and a 4th bedroom and...
$249,900
Neighborhood: Fox Haven
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,409
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
4
Days on Site
1344308
MLS
An adorable well maintained 3-bedroom 2 A½ bath home zoned for the great Helena school system. This home is so cozy. Beautiful cathedral ceiling living room with bay window and wonderful stone...
$537,850
Neighborhood: Twelve Oaks
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,575
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
5
Days on Site
1344235
MLS
Builder is just finishing up this breathtaking 4 bedroom 3 full baths with engineered wood flooring throughout the house with primary bedroom and bath on the mail level with dining room, open...
Open 2/4
1202 Hillsboro Lane Helena,  AL 35080
$185,000
Neighborhood: Breckenridge Park
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,540
Sq.Ft.
1987
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1344194
MLS
Come Home to Helena! Bright and Spacious Living in Updated and Remodeled Townhome. Fresh Paint, New Flooring. Main Floor Greets with Natural Light from Bay Window in Dining Area. Great Space in...
$420,000
Neighborhood: Riverwoods
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,425
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
7
Days on Site
1344087
MLS
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$334,900
Neighborhood: Old Cahaba
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,890
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
8
Days on Site
1342937
MLS
Beautifully finished, turnkey home in Old Cahaba! ALL NEW paint and BRAND NEW QUARTZ counters in kitchen, and ALL NEW carpeting! Soaring vaulted ceilings and a charming fireplace in the living...
$375,000
Neighborhood: Riverwoods
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,336
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
9
Days on Site
1343848
MLS
Riverwoods lovely home with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms is ready for your family. A formal dining room with a vaulted ceiling greets your guest when they enter the front door. The great room has...
Open 2/5
708 Windmill Circle Helena,  AL 35080
$420,000
Neighborhood: The Cove
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,505
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
16
Days on Site
1343287
MLS
Welcome to home to this stunning, like new, and highly sought after 5 bed/3.5 bath floor-plan at The Cove in Helena! The main level features an open concept floor plan, GAS fire place & an abundance...
$549,000
Neighborhood: Creekwater
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,010
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
16
Days on Site
1343297
MLS
WELCOME HOME TO CREEKWATER!!! This beautiful home sits on a large lot with plenty of space between your neighbors. As you walk through the front door you will be greeted with beautiful hardwood...
$286,000
Neighborhood: Amberley Woods
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,428
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
30
Days on Site
1342021
MLS
Check out this stunner! This home has fresh interior paint and partial flooring replacement. Discover a bright and open interior with plenty of natural light and a neutral color palette, complimented...
$548,150
Neighborhood: Hillsboro Henley
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,539
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
44
Days on Site
1323297
MLS
A favorite house plan in Henley with a beautiful facade with some brick. You have the advantage of a main level 3-car garage. This home offers two bedrooms and full bathrooms on the main level. The...

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.