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 May 9, 2021
30
Listed
96
Avg. DOM
$195.42
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$480,900
Med. List Price
30 Properties
Page 1 of 3
$337,500
Subdivision: River Bend
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,188
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1283490
MLS
Don't miss this lovely three bedroom and two and a half bath home, which features an open floor plan. Home has many upgrades including granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, pendant...
2
Beds
1
Baths
983
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1284473
MLS
2 acres in Helena! Fabulous, private flat land on a private dead end road. 3/4 of lot is heavily treed for added privacy. Currently vacant pasture view across street. 2 bed/1 bath. Very large den and...
$349,900
Subdivision: Silver Lakes
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,792
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1284827
MLS
This one owner home has been meticulously maintained and it shows! O pen floor plan is great for entertaining. Great room has soaring ceilings and cozy fireplace, hardwood floors, beautiful...
$419,900
Subdivision: Chestnut Glen
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,939
Sq.Ft.
1992
Year Built
4
Days on Site
1284460
MLS
HERE IT IS'.Beautiful home on 3 acres in Helena. Bring the kids, pets, RV, boat and horses! This place has room for everything and no HOA. Original owners have maintained and loved it and are ready...
$287,500
Subdivision: Dearing Downs
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,040
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
5
Days on Site
1284495
MLS
Awesome new listing in Helena is move-in ready for your family. There is fresh paint in much of the interior, which is bathed in natural light from plentiful windows. The oversized bedrooms located...
$406,025
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
6
Beds
3
Baths
2,952
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1284389
MLS
Under Construction. The Ashton 6 plan is a popular floor plan that offers 6BR/3BA with an open concept layout. The kitchen is open to the great room and dining area. The dining area has great...
$604,900
Subdivision: Hillsboro Henley
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,264
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
13
Days on Site
1283602
MLS
This is the newly released basement sector in the sought after neighborhood of Hillsboro. These lots are very large and wooded with spectacular elevations. There are 16 plans to choose from. Most...
$573,900
Subdivision: Hillsboro Henley
4
Beds
3
Baths
3,219
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
13
Days on Site
1283603
MLS
This is the newly released basement sector in the sought after neighborhood of Hillsboro. These lots are very large and wooded with spectacular elevations. The Kennedy plan features two bedrooms and...
$264,900
Subdivision: Shannon Glen
5
Beds
3
Baths
1,401
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
14
Days on Site
1283496
MLS
This beautiful 5-bedroom home sits on a large corner Cul-de-Sac lot & features tons of privacy! Freshly painted interior, brick fireplace in living room, hardwoods, & a dining room that leads out...
$338,400
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,680
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
18
Days on Site
1278777
MLS
The Coleman is a one-level 3BR/2BA plan with over 1600 square feet with an open concept layout. A beautiful kitchen with great natural lighting and large island. The home features engineered...
$406,636
Subdivision: Riverwoods
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,800
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
19
Days on Site
1283019
MLS
One of our newest floor plans! The Tifton is a 3 bed/2 bath open floor plan on 1-level with an unfinished basement! This home will have HardiePlank siding. The kitchen has solid surface...
$480,860
Subdivision: Hillsboro Henley
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,526
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
20
Days on Site
1282882
MLS
The WILSON B features MAIN LEVEL LIVING at its finest! As you enter the foyer it leads you to a LARGE GREAT ROOM with a FIREPLACE, to the left is the dining room and a GREAT OPEN KITCHEN that...

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.