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Lake Hills Real Estate & MLS Listings
The Lake Hills neighborhood in Bellevue is located on the eastern side of the city of Bellevue, generally east of 148th Ave NE, south of NE 8th Street, and north of SE 16th Street. The area includes the communities of West & East Lake Hills, which are divided by 156th Ave. The Lake Hills neighborhood was originally developed in the mid 1950s, is convenient to Microsoft's original campus, and is only minutes to downtown Bellevue. Homes for sale in Lake Hills range from the upper $300's to the mid $600's. Read more about Lake Hills or search all Bellevue real estate for sale.
The Lake Hills neighborhood remains one of Bellevue's more affordable areas. Established in the 1950's, homes in Lake Hills are older and tend to be smaller in size. However, many are on larger lots and it's quite common for resale homes to be significantly updated or remodeled. Homes for sale sale here are commonly less than 2000 square feet; mid-century ramblers and split-levels are the dominant home styles. A notable feature is the Lake Hills Greenbelt, a park in East Bellevue with miles of walking trails and the popular Larsen Lake - locally known as "Blueberry Lake".
Buyers must act fast in this popular area; as is the case with most of Bellevue, Lake Hills homes sell quickly and multiple offers are not uncommonn. In 2012-2013, some listings received 15-20 offers or more. In the most recent 18 month period, of all the homes sold, over half went under contract in one week or less, and 75% of homes went pending in less than 30 days. Homes are also more affordable here than other areas of Bellevue - Lake Hills prices start in the upper $300's, and increase in the mid $500's. A few homes may be priced into the $650,000 or higher.
Children who live in Lake Hills attend the Bellevue School District. Elementary schools in the area are Lake Hills Elementary, Sherwood Forest and Phantom Lake. Middle schools include Tillicum Middle School, and Odle Middle School. Always be sure to VERIFY the schools yourself directly with the school district before entering into a purchase contract!