Allen is enriched with deep abundant heritage of Native Americans to the early European settlers and exciting sporting events; Allen has something to offer everyone young or old. Allen’s median residential home price is approximately $227,000 with property tax rate of 2.425%. It’s a great time to search for home and own a piece of Allen Texas Real Estate.
There is a little something for everyone here in Allen for those History gurus the City of Allen is filled with ample historical events and notable figures. Most of those memorable events are preserved around various parks. If you’re looking to know more about the history and heritage of Allen including the Natives and early settlers that once inhabited this emerging city you could go venture and explore the Allen Heritage Center, the Historical Driving Tour and the Old Stone Dam, this could magically put you back in the 1870’s. Even find out more about the first train robbery committed by Sam Bass supposedly to be the first Train Robbery in Texas.
Shop until you drop because Allen is where all the perfect retail/outlet shopping occurs. Reasonably price shopping for all you shopping fanatics out there, spend on a budget at The Allen Premium Outlets but shop at all the major retailers such as Gap, Neiman Marcus Last Call, Coach, Ralph Lauren, Puma, Nike, Juicy Couture and much more. All you other shopaholics there is also The Shops at Watters Creek where you could spend all day and also indulge yourself in the fine cuisines in the area such as Cheesecake Factory, Mi Cocina, The Londoner, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, Village Burger, P.F. Chang’s, The Blue Fish and many other exquisite dining for your pallet.
The residents of Allen know how to have a great lifestyle and nightlife as well. Go out and enjoy the town from attending outdoor events to indoor ballet. Enjoy a peaceful evening with gracious movements of ballet or splendid music at the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra. The Greens at Watters Creek also offer an array of celebrations and events, the Allen Event Center similarly host all types of sporting events and concerts. Living in Allen is enjoyable and eventful, never a dull moment.
How about the outdoor lifestyle? Allen comprises of indoor and outdoor facilities that will quench your adventure style. You could enjoy the diversity of Lake Lavon just east of Allen with 11 parks and 100 miles of shoreline. Great adventure awaits you including water skiing, boating, tubing, wake boarding, fishing and more. You could also enjoy disc golf, hiking and biking at Bethany Lake Park. If the weather is too hot out than the Ice Rink at the Allen Community Ice Rink will surely cool you off.
Once you visit Allen you will feel and want to call it home immediately. So come out today and enjoy the affordable housing and what the entire city has to offer, you won’t regret it. A great little city in the great State of Texas.