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 18, 2019
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Listed
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Avg. DOM
$142.01
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$312,900
Med. List Price
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185 River Valley Rd
Helena, AL 35080
185 River Valley Rd Helena, AL 35080
1 of 41
$469,000
Subdivision: Riverwoods
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
2,777
BUILT
2006
ON SITE
2Days
MLS
840707
WELCOME HOME TO RIVERWOODS! WOW! This beautiful well-loved FIN BASEMENT home is a rare find. This 5 BR and 4 1/2 baths home floor plan offers multiple living spaces w/ hardwood flooring and crown...
6028 Long Leaf Lake Trl
Helena, AL 35022
6028 Long Leaf Lake Trl Helena, AL 35022
1 of 50
$495,000
Subdivision: Long Leaf Lake
BEDS
5
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
2,720
BUILT
2017
ON SITE
4Days
MLS
839138
Custom, Custom, Custom! This beauty is a one-of-a-kind in this area. Modern chic is the best way to describe it! This home is situated on a large 1.5 +/- acre, cul-de-sac lot. The backyard is...
437 Old Cahaba Way
Helena, AL 35080
437 Old Cahaba Way Helena, AL 35080
1 of 13
$180,000
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,403
BUILT
2003
ON SITE
6Days
MLS
838887
HELENA SCHOOLS! Great neighborhood that has so much to offer. Conveniently located and named "One of the Safest Places to Live". Close to schools and shopping. This wonderful home has both 9' and 14'...
1140 Long Leaf Lake Dr
Helena, AL 35022
1140 Long Leaf Lake Dr Helena, AL 35022
1 of 48
$455,000
Subdivision: Long Leaf Lake
BEDS
4
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
2,948
BUILT
2006
ON SITE
6Days
MLS
840428
Truly an Entertainer's Dream. This home has every single thing you could wish for! It is beautifully situated on a 1.5 acre corner lot and is landscaped to perfection. The owners have thought of...
2741 Oakleaf Cir
Helena, AL 35022
2741 Oakleaf Cir Helena, AL 35022
1 of 50
$257,900
Subdivision: Silver Lakes
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
1,949
BUILT
2002
ON SITE
6Days
MLS
840450
GORGEOUS 3 BEDROOM 2.5 BATH ONE OWNER HOME WITH A BRAND NEW ROOF! WAITING FOR ITS NEW OWNERS.... Come see this beautiful home offering gleaming hardwood floors, Gas FP in living room, eat in area in...
6007 Long Leaf Lake Trl
Helena, AL 35080
6007 Long Leaf Lake Trl Helena, AL 35080
1 of 50
$310,000
Subdivision: Long Leaf Lake
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
1,800
BUILT
2018
ON SITE
7Days
MLS
840353
NEW CUSTOM BUILT Beautiful Brick Basement Home in Helena! Lake Community! Convenient to Interstates, Schools and Shopping! This 4+ Bedroom, 3 Full Bathroom Home is situated on a Corner Lot and...
236 S Cove Ct
Helena, AL 35080
236 S Cove Ct Helena, AL 35080
1 of 50
$589,900
Subdivision: South Cove
BEDS
4
BATHS
5
SQ.FT.
3,552
BUILT
2015
ON SITE
8Days
MLS
840147
BREATHTAKING VIEW on 3 private ACRES This CUSTOM BRICK 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 bath home is zoned HELENA SCHOOLS. Welcome your family & friends to this magnificent home ' featuring Bamboo Floors, soaring...
1506 Citation Terr
Helena, AL 35080
1506 Citation Terr Helena, AL 35080
1 of 21
$199,900
Subdivision: Dearing Downs
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,646
BUILT
1977
ON SITE
10Days
MLS
840076
Well stop looking for "THAT" house because you have found it!! :) As you enter the front door you walk into the living room that is light and bright and has beautiful hardwood floors. The kitchen...
159 Whispering Ridge
Helena, AL 35080
159 Whispering Ridge Helena, AL 35080
1 of 32
$524,900
Subdivision: Whispering Pines Farms
BEDS
3
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,773
BUILT
2007
ON SITE
11Days
MLS
837411
Majestic Mini Horse Farm! Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, just imagine sitting on the front porch and watching your horses cantering across the pasture by the lake. Sitting on 8+/- rolling acres...
1100 Macqueen Cir
Helena, AL 35080
1100 Macqueen Cir Helena, AL 35080
1 of 27
$179,900
Subdivision: Brandywine
BEDS
3
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,458
BUILT
1978
ON SITE
10Days
MLS
840043
This is a must see in the heart of Helena.
1502 Citation Terr
Helena, AL 35080
1502 Citation Terr Helena, AL 35080
1 of 30
$218,500
Subdivision: Dearing Downs
BEDS
4
BATHS
2
SQ.FT.
1,638
BUILT
1977
ON SITE
12Days
MLS
839773
Welcome home to this beautiful split level house in Helena! Amazing level lot in the heart of Dearing Downs is a rare fine! All the updates you are looking for - Roof 2016, HVAC 2016, Water heater...
1298 Amberley Woods Dr
Helena, AL 35080
1298 Amberley Woods Dr Helena, AL 35080
1 of 10
$229,900 ( $17,400 )
Subdivision: Amberley Woods
BEDS
4
BATHS
3
SQ.FT.
2,217
BUILT
1996
ON SITE
12Days
MLS
839794
NEW PRICE! BRING ALL OFFERS! This 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home is cute as a button and move in ready! NEW paint inside and outside. New carpeting, hardwood flooring, and lighting. New updated Kitchen...

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.