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 November 28, 2023
63
Listed
96
Avg. DOM
$197.40
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$425,000
Med. List Price
63 Properties
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$299,900
Neighborhood: Plantation South
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,511
Sq.Ft.
1983
Year Built
10
Days on Site
21371070
MLS
$279,900
Neighborhood: Amberley Woods
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,471
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
10
Days on Site
21371069
MLS
$409,956
Neighborhood: Hillsboro Barimore
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,547
Sq.Ft.
2023
Year Built
11
Days on Site
21371044
MLS
$257,900
Neighborhood: Laurel Woods
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,603
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
11
Days on Site
21371047
MLS
$629,900
Neighborhood: Riverwoods
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,472
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21370998
MLS
$275,000
Neighborhood: Dearing Downs
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,269
Sq.Ft.
1981
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21370999
MLS
$380,000
Neighborhood: Old Cahaba
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,893
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
13
Days on Site
21370937
MLS
$799,999
Neighborhood: Shelby
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,176
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
14
Days on Site
21370821
MLS
$279,900
Neighborhood: Timber Park
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,590
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
14
Days on Site
21370860
MLS
$225,000
Neighborhood: Wyndham
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,149
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
15
Days on Site
21370743
MLS
$249,900
Neighborhood: Brandywine
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,494
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
20
Days on Site
21370352
MLS
Open 12/3
183 Creekwater Street Helena,  AL 35080
$789,900
Neighborhood: Creekwater
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,016
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
26
Days on Site
21369934
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.