7.1 out of 10

Lake Highland Estates

32.8870639586488 -96.7114900929516
Great for
  • Internet Access
  • Neighborly Spirit
  • Resale or Rental Value
  • Childcare
  • Clean & Green
Not great for
  • Parking
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Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Singles
  • Gay & Lesbian

Reviews

4/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 4/5
  • Safe & Sound 4/5
  • Clean & Green 4/5
  • Pest Free 3/5
  • Peace & Quiet 3/5
  • Eating Out 4/5
  • Nightlife 4/5
  • Parks & Recreation 4/5
  • Shopping Options 4/5
  • Gym & Fitness 4/5
  • Internet Access 4/5
  • Lack of Traffic 2/5
  • Parking 2/5
  • Cost of Living 3/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 4/5
  • Public Transport 4/5
  • Medical Facilities 4/5
  • Schools 4/5
  • Childcare 4/5
2yrs+

"A friendly retreat in the middle of the big city"

Lake Highlands Estates is one of the most prestigious family neighborhoods in all of Dallas. Known for it's lovely, well-maintained homes amid abundant groves of mature trees, it is one of the best places to raise a family in the entire city. The neighborhood is served by the Richardson Independent School District, one of the very best in the entire state of Texas. It also one of the more charming neighborhoods in the city and best maintained.

Right around the corner from Lake Highlands Estates is one of the best recreation areas in the city, White Rock Lake. Here you can fish, sail, or just lounge around watch the joggers and the sailboats that cruise across this tranquil lake. Next door is the Dallas Arboretum, in addition to 66 beautiful acres of gardens you can roam, it plays hosts to a number of regional and national touring musical acts in the evenings. The neighborhood is also close to Greenville Avenue, which has some of the city's hottest nightspots and some of the very best dining to be had in the entire city.

Lake Highlands Estates is one of the top choices for families who work in downtown or other busy areas, who still want a quality public education for their children.
Pros
  • next to White Rock Lake and the Dallas Arboretum
  • friendly neighborhood
  • quality public schools
Cons
  • heavy traffic on adjacent roads during rush hour
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Singles
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Trendy & Stylish

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