Houses for Sale in Highland UT
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Both Highland and Alpine are among the most expensive communities in Utah. Houses in Highland are large, and the prices are up there as well. The 2007 average price of a house sold in Higland was more than $562,000. The median sold price was also more than half a million. Alpine homes were even more expensive. Right now there are more than 250 Houses for Sale in the Alpine Highland Area. Many of these homes are high end spec homes built by builders trying to capitalize on a hot real estate market. The average price of the properties listed on the MLS is almost $800,000.
About Highland Utah
Highland is located past the point of the mountain, 35 minutes south of Salt Lake City and 25 minutes north of Provo. The city was settled in 1870 by Scottish Mormon homesteaders and was named Highland because of its resemblance to the highlands of Scotland. As of the 2010 census, the population of Highland was 15,523 with a racial make-up of 93.8% White, 2.8% Hispanic, and 3.4% other races.
There are 1,804 households and 1,733 families residing in the city 66.5% having children under the age of 18 living with them, 90.6% are married couples living together, and 3.9% are non-families. The estimated median household income is $93,525, well above the Utah average. Housing in the area has an estimated median value of $455,032 with a mean price of $532,253. The cost of living index in Highland is less than the U.S. average at 90.6.
The majority of Highland is residential and it does not have a very large business district. Many of the residents commute into nearby cities such as Salt Lake City, Riverton, and Sandy to work.
School Information for Highland Utah
For those with school-age children, Highland is served by the Alpine School District and is home to Ridgeline Elementary School, Freedom Elementary School, Highland Elementary School, Mountain Ridge Junior High School, and Lone Peak High School.
Recreation and General Information
The closest hospital is the American Fork Hospital, located 2 miles away in American Fork. There are many natural attractions only minutes away from Highland including Timpanogos Cave National Monument and Visitors Center, American Fork Canyon, the Alpine Scenic Loop Byway offers a great view of the beautiful scenery, and the Bonneville Shoreline Trail. Every summer, the residents of Highland come together to commemorate the founding of the city in the Highland Fling. This celebration lasts and entire week and includes fireworks and a parade.
Highland Utah Homes for Sale
Highland Residential MLS Listings. The majority of Highland homes for sale are sold by Realtors and are listed on the Multiple Listing Service. Whether you are looking for a good 3 bed 2 bath 1,500 square foot house with a 2 car garage, or a newly built 8 bedroom, 9 bath, 10,000 square foot Alpine Mansion.
Realtors in Highland UT Realtor listings are included as part of the Multiple Listing Service (MLS), and one Highland Realtor can show you any home listed on the MLS by any other Utah Realtor. A buyers agent can greatly aid in relocation. If you are relocating, a local Highland buyers specialist can provide valuable information about individual areas and the best neighborhoods, schools, and local information. Realtors will also provide valuable information about the particular Highland houses that interest you.
Highland Condos for Sale - Highland has a few luxury condos for sale. They are found in Coventry Condominiums. Alpine has some high end condos located at Paradise Cove. Condos offer several advantages over single family homes. Namely, they are substantially less expensive per square foot, and they include very little land. Home Owners Insurance on condos is also cheaper than single family homes as the exterior of condos is usually covered by the monthly home owners association (HOA) fee. View Highland Utah Condos for Sale.
Highland Foreclosures - Everyone wants to buy a foreclosure. Foreclosure is not synonymous with deal, but many distressed homes can be purchased at a discount. Our market is doing interesting things and now is a great time to get into Foreclosure Sales. If you're interested in real estate investing, Highland foreclosures, pre-foreclosures, short sales, hud homes, reo-bank homes, and Highland Trustee Sale Auctions click Highland Foreclosures, HUD, and REO Homes
Highland Multi-Family Properties - Not all Highland properties are single family residential homes. Many residents live in multi family properties; duplexes, triplexes, or fourplexes. Many investors suplement their income by collecting from renters in duplexes, fourplexes and other multi family homes in Highland Utah. Utah Investment Properties.