Are you considering Rockwall homes for sale? Interested in the Rockwall area? Are you in need of a larger home or need to downsize to a low maintenance home with terrific views of the lake? Is the quality of schools a top priority for you? Do you need to be close enough to Dallas to get to work, but also want to be far enough out that you feel like you’re in a small town? If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions, then you could really benefit by learning more about Rockwall homes. We invite you to begin your search here.
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Why Choose Rockwall Homes?
Lake Ray Hubbard creates the perfect backdrop for this terrific lakeside community that many find so appealing for so many reasons. Here are just a few:
- Wide range of recently constructed, affordable homes in neighborhoods which exhibit stable property values.
- Exemplary rated schools within the Rockwall Independent School District.
- Outstanding retail and entertainment “town centers” like The Harbor and the Historic Rockwall Square.
- Terrific access to the Dallas Central Business District via Interstate 30 and North Dallas via the planned George Bush Turnpike Extension.
- Picture perfect lake views, boating, fishing, skiing, sailing and kite surfing.
- Regularly scheduled public events such as the Concert by the Lake series sponsored by The City of Rockwall with a focus on wholesome family entertainment.
It certainly helps to begin your search by focusing on some of the excellent subdivisions in Rockwall. Below is a brief summary and links to Rockwall homes in some of the larger subdivisions. Search Rockwall homes for sale by price, subdivision or other criteria.
Homes for sale in The Shores offer residents affordable and attractive real estate with a golf course and several parks in very close proximity. The Shores is located on the north side of Rockwall and on the west side of Lakeshore Drive, facing the lake. In addition to waterfront homes, many houses have outstanding views of the lake. The nearby parks and access to the community pool make it an excellent choice for young families. This subdivision is far enough from busy roadways that you will not hear road noise. Grace Hartman Elementary School, Nebbie Williams Elementary and J.W. Williams Middle School are all highly rated, very close, and in some cases, within walking distance.
Homes in Lakeview Summit are very affordable with many priced below $200,000. This Pulte neighborhood is situated just to the east of The Shores, and is within walking distance of Grace Hartman Elementary School. Residents also have access to a pool shared by homeowners. If you’re looking for affordable homes on the north side of town, you need to visit this subdivision.
First Texas Home and DR Horton are building new homes in this outstanding new neighborhood south of Lakeview Summit. You will find that these builders are offering very customizable floor plans and very competitive prices for new real estate. While this neighborhood experienced a lag of starts due to the economic downturn, new construction has recently taken off at an encouraging pace. Before you purchase a lot in The Preserve, please call or email us.
Buffalo Creek Estates is actually located in Heath which connects with Rockwall’s southernmost border. If you love playing golf or just enjoy the manicured greenbelts that a top rated golf club offers, Buffalo Creek homes are worth checking out. These homes are generally located on larger lots and price ranges vary greatly, between approximately $350k to over $1 million. Several parks are located within and nearby.
When searching for Rockwall homes, we encourage you to start your search online to get a general feel for what Rockwall has to offer. Then, consider using an experienced Rockwall real estate broker to help expand your search, take you on a tour of available homes, assist you with obtaining financing and to help lead you through the transaction process. When making such important decisions concerning your new investment, you need to be aware of ALL of your alternatives and have an excellent understanding of what features and benefits are available at any given price point.