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Forest Hills Neighborhood and Homes for Sale

Forest Hills is a neighborhood of 595 homes on the sunset side of White Rock Lake. The neighborhood’s popularity increasingly grew during the pandemic as the residential movement towards land and nature accelerated. This Forest Hills neighborhood is bounded by Garland Road, Lakeland Drive, the Santa Fe railroad tracks, Highland Drive, and a block of San Rafael. Many of the original homes of this neighborhood, founded in 1924, were built in the 1920’s and 1930’s, yielding Tudor style homes and cottages. Forest Hills was incorporated into Dallas in 1945, and since then many one-story ranch homes were built along with large homes built at the end of the 20th century and in the first few decades of the 21st century. The large lots in the neighborhood prompted larger original homes than in many East Dallas neighborhoods. These large Forest Hill lots are also conducive to the large new homes now being built. The new homes that have been built here are often Modern, Transitional Modern, Tudor, Mediterranean, or Spanish Colonial Revival. See More

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Forest Hills is a Tree-Lined Neighborhood

Forest Hills Boulevard is tree-lined and, like Swiss Avenue, attracts cyclists on their way to or from White Rock Lake. In addition, Forest Hills Boulevard links to the Lake Ray Hubbard bike ride that is so popular with avid cyclists, who proceed to St. Francis Avenue and onto the access roads that take them to the edge of Lake Ray Hubbard.

Forest Hills is the East Dallas equivalent of Old Preston Hollow in relationship to its distance from downtown. However, Forest Hills feels closer to the city and yet conveys a greater sense of a neighborhood further removed from the city. Forest Hills also benefits from being across from the Arboretum and White Rock Lake.

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8555 Santa Clara Drive Sale Pending

$1,995,000
Dallas, Texas 75218
Listing Date: March 10, 2022
SQ. Feet Acres Year Bedrooms Bathrooms Lot Size
4,920 0.5 2010 4 5 100x200
SQ. Feet 4,920
Acres 0.5
Year 2010
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 5
Lot Size 100x200

8567 Santa Clara Drive

$1,050,000
Dallas, Texas 75218
Listing Date: November 30, 2021
SQ. Feet Acres Year Bedrooms Bathrooms Lot Size
1,826 0.6 1949 3 4 133 X 200
SQ. Feet 1,826
Acres 0.6
Year 1949
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 4
Lot Size 133 X 200

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Forest Hills inside East Dallas. Click on the map and discover homes for sale as you explore this neighborhood.

The Best Homes in Forest Hills Neighborhood

8130 Forest Hills Boulevard

Original Forest Hills Boulevard Tudor Home

Original Forest Hills Boulevard Tudor Home

1422 San Rafael Drive

Mediterranean Style Home in Forest Hills

Mediterranean Style Home in Forest Hills

1406 San Rafael Drive

Large Newer Spanish Colonial Revival Style Home in Forest Hills

Large Newer Spanish Colonial Revival Style Home in Forest Hills

8200 Forest Hills Boulevard

Two-Story Colonial Revival Style Home in Forest Hills Neighborhood

Two-Story Colonial Revival Style Home in Forest Hills Neighborhood

8254 Forest Hills Boulevard

Two-Story Tudor Style Home in Forest Hills

Two-Story Tudor Style Home in Forest Hills

8367 Santa Clara Drive

Stone Home with Two Stories of Porches

Stone Home with Two Stories of Porches

8417 Santa Clara Drive

Two-story Mediterranean style home

Two-story Mediterranean style home

8310 San Fernando Way

Two-Story Frame Home with Wide Front Porch

Two-Story Frame Home with Wide Front Porch

8378 San Fernando Way

One-Story Home in White Rock Lake Neighborhood

One-Story Home in White Rock Lake Neighborhood

8100 Garland Road

Property in White Rock Lake - 8100 Garland Road

White Rock Lake Property Built In 1939

8379 Forest Hills Boulevard

8379 Forest Hills Boulevard, Dallas, Texas

8379 Forest Hills Boulevard, Dallas, Texas

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