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 April 3, 2020
89
Listed
113
Avg. DOM
$145.90
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$342,400
Med. List Price
89 Properties
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$199,900
Subdivision: Jackson Square
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,482
Sq.Ft.
1995
Year Built
1
Days on Site
879011
MLS
Find Happiness in Helena. Less than a mile from shopping, schools, trails, and the quaint scenery of Buck Creek in Old Town. This 3/2 is located on a culdesac lot. Granite counters in the kitchen and...
$124,900
Subdivision: Breckenridge Park
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,192
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
1
Days on Site
879066
MLS
Ground-single-level Townhome living in Helena; 2 bedroom/2 bath. Large open floor plan with vaulted ceiling in living area and marble fireplace. Kitchen that includes new counter tops in 2019, new...
$234,900
Subdivision: Dearing Downs
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,461
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
1
Days on Site
879554
MLS
Great split foyer in Dearing Downs in Helena. Lots of room with 3 bedrooms upstairs and an office downstairs (possible 4th BR). Large, finished basement great family room. Updated with new flooring...
$309,900
Subdivision: Hillsboro
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,285
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
1
Days on Site
879566
MLS
WELCOME HOME TO HILLSBORO in desirable HELENA!!! SOUTHERN ELEGANCE at it's BEST -This CUSTOM 4 bedroom/3 bath home features many upgrades, including custom SUNROOM, no carpet - Hardwoods...
$314,900
Subdivision: Hillsboro
5
Beds
4
Baths
2,723
Sq.Ft.
2014
Year Built
2
Days on Site
878895
MLS
Set in the wooded hills of Helena, Hillsboro is a master-planned mixed use community that recalls the treasured neighborhoods of the past. Hillsboro is a place where you will be able to walk to the...
$430,000
Subdivision: Long Leaf Lake
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,051
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
3
Days on Site
879038
MLS
The ultimate STAY-CATION Home! Lovely home sits on over 2 acres right on beautiful Long Leaf Lake. Over 2000 square feet on the main level! Enjoy 2 fireplaces in the Living area and the Keeping Room....
$339,900
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,597
Sq.Ft.
3
Days on Site
879219
MLS
Proposed construction. The Jackson basement plan is a 4 bedroom/ 3 bathroom home with TWO bedrooms on the main floor. Finished basement includes two bedrooms, a craft/ office space, DEN and full...
$349,900
Subdivision: Silver Lakes
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,909
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
5
Days on Site
878280
MLS
This is the one you have been waiting for!! On the Lake!! This Brick Beauty is 1 1/2 Story, 4 BR 3.5 BA, w/Formal Living Room (being used as an office) & Master Suite on Main Level, 3 BR 2 BA up,...
$329,450
Subdivision: Creekview
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,186
Sq.Ft.
7
Days on Site
878949
MLS
APPOINTMENTS ONLY. PLEASE NO WALK-INS. The Pinehurst is one of our most popular plans! It's a 2 story beauty with 3 Beds/2.5 Baths & an open concept layout, perfect for entertaining! The main level...
$334,150
Subdivision: Creekview
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,511
Sq.Ft.
7
Days on Site
878953
MLS
APPOINTMENTS ONLY. PLEASE NO WALK-INS. The *Burlington* Plan is a contemporary style with an Open Family Room. The Burlington Plan is spacious and beautiful. This Five Bedroom Open Concept floor...
$339,900
Subdivision: Riverwoods
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,854
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
7
Days on Site
878971
MLS
Nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac within the Riverwoods community, this home will charm you from the moment you walk in. With an open floor-plan made for family, friends and entertaining this home has...
$381,254
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,038
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
8
Days on Site
820836
MLS
Back On The Market! Franklin plan. Beautiful 5BR/4.5Ba home overlooking the treeline. The kitchen offers large island, stainless steel appliances, GAS stove, granite counter tops, tile backsplash and...

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.