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 August 4, 2021
43
Listed
46
Avg. DOM
$195.16
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$502,600
Med. List Price
43 Properties
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$370,000
Subdivision: Chestnut Forest
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,150
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
1
Day on Site
1288823
MLS
Come check out the NEWLY FINISHED BASEMENT DEN w/KITCHENETTE. This home sits on .81 ACRE lot in great neighborhood, Chestnut Forest on back side of Helena with easy access to interstate & less than 5...
$320,000
Subdivision: Fieldstone Park
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,873
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1294251
MLS
Welcome to the Fieldstone community in Helena. Centrally located within close proximity to schools and shopping, a community park, this community will be everything you have been looking for. This...
$180,000
Subdivision: Wyndham Cottages
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,171
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
2
Days on Site
1293398
MLS
2 Bed 2 bath home in Helena's Wyndham neighborhood! Conveniently located a short distance from the schools, Old Town Helena and Joe Tucker Park, this is a great place for someone looking to downsize...
$175,000
Subdivision: Bessemer
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,531
Sq.Ft.
1950
Year Built
4
Days on Site
1294038
MLS
Adorable one-level 2 bedroom/2 bath cottage. 1 car garage, 2 car carport, and a workshop. With almost an acre lot (.86) there is plenty of yard to have a vegetable and/ or a flower garden. Off the...
$495,000
Subdivision: Riverwoods
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,525
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1292633
MLS
Incredible main level move-in ready 4 bedroom 3.5 bath brick/stone home with a 3 car garage, in the beautiful Riverwoods subdivision in Helena!! This wonderful home located on approx 1 acre, features...
$592,400
Subdivision: Hillsboro Henley
5
Beds
4
Baths
3,264
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1283578
MLS
One of Henley's largest plans Lot premium of $7,500 added to price of home
$302,500
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,000
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
11
Days on Site
1293247
MLS
Completely renovated house in the beautiful old Cahaba subdivision. Very good schoolSystem. 3 bedroom 3 full bathroom and additional 2 rooms with 2 car garage.Upstairs: kitchen, living room with wood...
$566,300
Subdivision: Old Cahaba
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,352
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
12
Days on Site
1293203
MLS
A rare find! Estate lot with approximately 20 acres and access to the Cahaba River located in Riverbend at Old Cahaba. This lot will be the home of the highly sought after Jacob floorplan! The foyer...
$300,000
Subdivision: Glen Gate
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,010
Sq.Ft.
2003
Year Built
13
Days on Site
1293145
MLS
A short sale that's worth the wait. Check out this beautiful, underpriced, 4 bed, 3 bath house with a fully finished basement. This home has TONS of room for the family to spread out and plenty of...
$275,000
Subdivision: Chadwick
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,812
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
14
Days on Site
1292906
MLS
This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath two story home sits on an extremely well manicured level lot. The Chadwick subdivision is a quiet Helena community which is convenient to Hwy 31 and the Valleydale access to...
$510,900
Subdivision: The Cove
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,635
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
14
Days on Site
1293016
MLS
HURRY! Beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 bath basement home in Helena's newest community, The Cove. The Hermitage sits on an estate lot and offers over 2600 sq ft of gorgeous charm. It also has 558 sq ft of...
$510,900
Subdivision: The Cove
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,635
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
14
Days on Site
1293017
MLS
HURRY! Beautiful 4 bedroom, 3 bath basement home in Helena's newest community, The Cove. The Hermitage sits on an estate lot and offers over 2600 sq ft of gorgeous charm. It also has 558 sq ft of...

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.