Homes for sale in Glen Abbey, Dallas, TX

Glen Abbey is a treasure trove of exclusive luxury homes in Far North Dallas. The gated neighborhood used to be the private home of Texas oil magnate and philanthropist Clint Murchison Sr. His son Clint Murchison Jr. is the founder of Dallas Cowboys. In the mid-1980s, the younger Murchison filed for bankruptcy that included selling the family land, which later became Glen Abbey. Folsom Properties began developing the property in 1998 and has continued to progress over the years. This neighborhood has transformed into a small urban haven for wealthy families in Dallas. Glen Abbey is just a few minutes away from Meyerson Symphony Center, the arts district, and downtown Dallas. It is easily accessible to major roads that lead to various business and commercial centers in the region.

The neighborhood’s spacious detached, single-family homes are priced between $900,000 – $9,450,000. Homebuyers have a diverse selection of property sizes from modest patio homes, large estate homes with over 20,000 sqft in living space, and custom-built designs that come in at around 10,000 sqft. Houses usually have an average room count of four bedrooms and five bathrooms. Since this is a varied community, the properties are reminiscent of a wide range of periods and styles. Glen Abbey neighborhood is considered the most beautiful residential real estate market in Far North Dallas. The White Rock Creek, the nature preserve, the parkland, and the golf courses encompass the grandeur that is Glen Abbey.

Market Overview

North Dallas Real Estate Market Report

Median Home Price

$939,000

Median Days on Market

84

Median Price Per Sqft

$271

Number of Households

505,816

Median Rent

$4,090

Home Ownership

41.2%

What's To Love

Glen Abbey's offers lots of nearby recreational options. The neighborhood is surrounded by prolific views of majestic trees and rolling hills adding to the overall curb appeal. The guarded and gated small neighborhood is quiet, peaceful, and safe, with no thru traffic coming in and out of the community. The subdivision is home to some of the most affluent members of North Dallas, with CEO's, entrepreneurs, athletes, and celebrities calling Glen Abbey home.

What's Not To Love

Traffic in Far North Dallas is something to consider. You have to avoid going anywhere close to rush hours if you don't want to get stuck on the road.

Is it for me?

Who is this neighborhood for

If you are looking for an enormous, beautiful 10-year old home, Glen Abbey is the perfect place to find one at an attractive price. It has the ideal mix of a small and urban feel where everyone knows everyone but stays out of each others’ business. And if you are someone who loves nature, the bobcats, coyotes, armadillos, and foxes, it will be too easy to fall into the neighborhood’s charm.

Find Your Home

Latest homes for sale in Glen Abbey

36
Active

$7,500,000

23 Ash Bluff Lane

Dallas, TX, 75248
Beds7Baths7.2SqFt18,589MLS#14405798
36
Active

$5,895,000

25 Glen Abbey Drive

Dallas, TX, 75248
Beds4Baths4.4SqFt8,189MLS#14351726
36
Active

$3,795,000

39 Braewood Place

Dallas, TX, 75248
Beds5Baths6.1SqFt10,072MLS#14409780
24
Active

$2,695,000

8 Green Park

Dallas, TX, 75248
Beds5Baths5.2SqFt7,464MLS#14582043
40
Active

$2,499,900

69 Kennington Court

Dallas, TX, 75248
Beds4Baths4.1SqFt6,414MLS#14600219
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Meet the locals

Dallas, Texas Statistics

Population

1,382,270

Median Age

32.7

Median Household Income

$82,630

Has Bachelor's Degree or Higher

36.89%

Elderly Percentage

13.49%

Cost of Living Index

101.6

Entertainment

Things to do in Glen Abbey

Addison Walk

The shopping mall is clean and offers a wide array of stores, dining, and entertainment. The location is also good and is easily accessible for families within Glen Abbey.

Wagging Tail Dog Park

It is a nice, clean outdoor space to take your dog for a fun romp. There's a designated space where you can have your pets run leash-free. The park features a scenic view of the waterfalls and well-maintained trails.

Addison Circle Park

The strategic location and gorgeous space make this park quite appealing. There are benches in shaded areas where you can sit and lounge. Lovely fountains, play areas, and open fields offer ample space for kids to have fun with their friends. The park is right next to the airport where you can view planes landing and taking off throughout the day.

Mary Kay Museum

It is a great place to learn the captivating history of one of America's success stories. The museum houses fascinating collections, artifacts, and riveting historical displays.

Education

Schools in Glen Abbey

School NameGradesAdmission
Fairhill School1 - 12Private
Bowie Elementary SchoolPK - 6Public
Brentfield Elementary SchoolPK - 6Public
Prestonwood Elementary SchoolPK - 6Public
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