Education Hill Real Estate Market
Due to it's large area and population, Education Hill has a variety of new and old homes. In addition, there are townhomes, condominiums and multi-family units. As a result, prices for homes for sale prices vary greatly depending on the age, condition, location and size of the home. Homes which have been updated or remodeled are significantly higher in price. Overall, real estate prices range from $300,000 to well over $1 million.
Educational Hill has several parks and trails scattered throughout, as well as large areas of open space just outside its boundaries. Generally there are no large commercial centers within the neighborhood itself. There is, however, ample shopping and activities at the southern end of the Education Hill neighborhood which borders Redmond's Downtown district.
The Educational Hill community totals 2.5 square miles, or about 11% percent of Redmond's land area. The neighborhood's boundaries are the Puget Sound Energy Trail, Avondale Rd., Downtown Redmond, and Redmond-Woodinville Rd.
Education Hill Schools
The Education Hill neighborhood is served by the Lake Washington School District. Schools in the area include Horace Mann Elementary, Albert Einstein Elementary and Norman Rockwell Elementary as well as Redmond Junior High School and Redmond High School. Home buyers should always verify with the school district directly regarding attendance boundaries, which are subject to change.
Activities and Services in or near Education Hill:
Jonathan Hartman Park - This 40 acre park has five baseball/softball fields, tennis courts, basketball courts, a children's play area, a picnic area with tables, trails, restrooms and the Redmond Pool, which is owned and operated by King County.
Powerline Trail - This well known and used trail serves as the neighborhood's northern border and connects joggers, walkers, bike riders and even horses to the Sammamish River Trail and the Bear Creek Trail.
Willows Run Golf Complex - Is a full service facility, complete with two eighteen-hole, links-style courses, a driving range, practice putting green and bunker. There is also a family nine-hole course and an eighteen hole "themed" putting course. There is also a bar and small restaurant facility.