As a lovely town with a down-home country feel, Fairview is strategically located in Collin County on the northeastern edge of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The community has been “Keeping It Country” since the 1960s, when it first experienced significant growth. The community is situated a short distance from Plano, Allen, McKinney and Dallas, blending a rich agricultural legacy with modern accessibility. Its spacious plains create a quiet country atmosphere, making it one of the most desirable communities in the area. Additionally, Fairview is within proximity to high-tech telecommunications companies in Richardson such as Ericsson and Nortel.
The town enjoys an excellent reputation and premier ranking in the Metroplex for superior single-family home prices. With its low tax rates and affordable housing, Fairview’s economy offers the most bang for your buck. Perhaps this explains its soaring annual growth rates. Students in Fairview are served by the outstanding Lovejoy, McKinney and Allen independent school districts, depending on age and location. Local colleges and universities include Collin County Community College, the University of North Texas and the University of Texas at Dallas. The Fairview real estate market consists of single-family homes, ranging from affordable starter homes to sweeping luxury estate properties.
The Fairview real estate market offers an abundance of affordable single-family properties set underneath the allure of blue skies. Though no condominiums or townhouses are available, single family homes in Fairview can be found at prices to fit even the most modest of budgets. Prices for Fairview houses start as low as $180,000 to the mid-$500,000s. Many houses include amenities such as fireplaces, swimming pools, creek frontage, RV/boat parking and large treed lots. Stunning Fairview estate properties set on generous acreage can range from the high $500,000s to $2 million. Horse properties are also available.
Fairview Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 21st, 2014: homes priced around $314,791 compared to $224,836 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +29%. For Wednesday, April 23rd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.27%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.29%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.66%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.11%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Fairview TX. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Fairview to help you find the best home!