Allen TX
Homes for sale in Allen are some of the best in the nation. An Allen home buyer is going to enjoy living in a town that is large enough to offer many things to do while living in a town small enough where you won't feel lost in your own neighborhood. If you are looking for a new home to call your own, Allen properties are certainly worth looking at.

History

Allen was founded in the middle of the 19th century and named after Ebenezer Allen. Allen was a railroad operator as well as a politician in the area. In the 1950s, Allen grew as a town thanks to the creation of U.S. Route 95. Today, the population of Allen is around 80,000 residents.

Parks And Recreation  

Allen TX homes are located in an area that has a large parks system of 800 acres. There are 50 miles worth of hiking trails and open spaces where you can observe animals and plants in their natural habitat. A memorial to local veterans honors those who have served in the state or national military. Youth soccer, football and baseball leagues are provided while adults can join various leagues as well.

Events

There are many great things to do in Allen throughout the year. During the summer months, there are many musical acts as well as festivals featuring local art vendors. The holiday season sees the town come together for a large Christmas celebration. Independence Day celebrations are also an annual even in Allen.


Attractions

If you are looking for something to do close to Allen homes, you won't be disappointed. There are several sports teams as well as many opportunities to enjoy the arts. The Allen Arena hosts the Allen Americans hockey team as well as an indoor football team. In addition, there is an indoor soccer team that enjoys a loyal following. Major professional sports teams in the region include the Dallas Cowboys and Dallas Stars. Collin College is also located in Allen for those who are looking to pursue a higher education. Experian and Presbyterian Hospital are the two largest employers in town.

Allen TX real estate is not going to stay on the market for too long. Therefore, you should call an Allen real estate agent as soon as possible. Your agent will be happy to talk to you about available Allen homes for sale and answer any questions that you have about real estate in Allen.
Gerald and Martha Robertson
Gerald and Martha Robertson
Your Plano and Frisco Real Estate Experts
4701 West Parker Rd. Suite 650 Plano TX 75093