Homes for Sale East Dallas TX

East Dallas Homes for Sale

Search below to find the newest real estate listings & homes for sale in East Dallas. Houses in East Dallas were built around 1966; the East Dallas neighborhood contains homes with living areas ranging in size from 719 to 10681 square feet. A typical East Dallas house is a 3 bedroom / 2 bathroom home with an overall average of 2436 square feet. Homes in the neighborhood are zoned to the Dallas ISD school district and located in zip codes of 75206, 75214, 75218, 7522375227, and 75228 in Dallas County, Texas.

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Current East Dallas Real Estate for Sale

East Dallas Statistics June 19, 2024
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NTREIS data last updated June 19, 2024.

More About Houses for Sale in East Dallas is updated every 15 minutes by a direct feed from the local MLS which will give a visitor desired information for real estate listings in East Dallas like property images, subdivision information, feeder school information, estimated county taxes, and more. You can check the number of days a home has been on the market (DOM), the MLS number, and the current MLS listing status (active, active option, active contingent, or pending). HOA fees will also be displayed for all East Dallas listings.

When looking at properties for sale in East Dallas, you will encounter homes with bedrooms between 2 and 7, and bathrooms from 2 to 8. Buyers can expect to find the following types of architectural styles: A-Frame, Barndominium, Colonial, Contemporary/Modern, Craftsman, Early American, English, French, Mediterranean, Mid-Century Modern, Modern Farmhouse, Prairie, Ranch, Southwestern, Spanish, Split Level, Studio, Traditional, Tudor, and Victorian.

Use our maps to see where the East Dallas neighborhood sits within its Dallas along with local information such as parks, schools, and nearby shopping.

To view more houses for sale within the East Dallas neighborhood, see the alphabetical list of subdivisions and neighborhoods in the area above. Click on any of the listed neighborhoods to visit that specific page. If you would like to view all Dallas area real estate listings, click on the link at the top of the page.

Some of the neighborhoods in East Dallas may be part of a mandatory or voluntary HOA. The following list is gathered from neighborhoods within East Dallas and may not apply to all subdivisions. However, buyers of East Dallas homes may be able to find some of the amenities within certain areas of East Dallas.

Available Neighborhood Amenities:

  • Club House
  • Community Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Golf
  • Greenbelt
  • Guarded Entrance
  • Hangar
  • Jogging Path/Bike Path
  • Marina
  • Park
  • Playground

HOA Fees Include:

  • Full Use of Facilities
  • Management Fees

About East Dallas

East Dallas homes are comprised of several of the most popular old school areas of Dallas.  East Dallas real estate offers buyers the chance to own some of the highest priced and architecturally significant homes in the city featuring Tudor and Craftsman style properties in the M Streets, Lakewood, around White Rock Lake and other pocket areas.  One of Dallas' first luxury areas outside of South Dallas and Downtown, buyers will find gorgeous properties dating back to the start of the 1900's.

East Dallas is located in several zip codes of Dallas.  The area is defined by a section of the City of Dallas which includes major and popular coveted areas like Swiss Avenue, M Streets, Lakewood, Forest Hills, White Rock Lake, Buckner area and Casa Linda.  The proximity of the area allows residents excellent access to White Rock Lake, 635 (LBJ Freeway) and other areas like Lake Highlands, Downtown Dallas, Love Field Airport.  East Dallas properties are zoned to the Dallas Independent School District.

Styles of Houses in East Dallas

Buyers can find a vast array of selections of architectural styles of properties including but not limited to Traditional, Mediterranean, Bungalow, Craftsman, Colonial, Waterfront, Lake houses, English style, Contemporary & Modern, French style, Ranch style, and Tudor homes.  

Also, East Dallas has some of the oldest architecturally significant real estate in Dallas with homes aging as far back as the 1920's.  However, builders are constructing custom properties on lots in the area, so new construction is definitely within the possibilities of selections for buyers wanting that new property.

Real estate in East Dallas prices between $50,000 to over $2,000,000 for luxury options.  Buyers can find some of the best Contemporary and modern properties built for custom buyers by some of the top builders in the area.  The smaller, older houses are less expensive than the new builds.

Residents in the area are very near such attractions like the Dallas Arboretum, Casa Linda shopping, White Rock Lake with its biking and walking trails and picnic areas.

Buyers of homes in East Dallas are looking for properties which fit a certain architectural look and feel of the older real estate within the area.  Owners in East Dallas like being near White Rock Lake, they like the openness, the rolling hills of the area, mature trees and landscape which comes from almost a century of residential houses.


While East Dallas is zoned to the Dallas Independent School District, some of DISD's best known and most-coveted schools are located in the area.  Parents love the houses for sale in East Dallas feeding to Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee Elementary Schools, Long Middle School, and Woodrow Wilson High School.  The properties in these areas with these specific feeder schools tend to be the most expensive homes in the neighborhood.

Old East Dallas

Old East Dallas was the very first section of the eastern part of the city to be called "East Dallas."  Since the area expanded, we now call it Old East Dallas.

In the late 1800s the area of Old East Dallas was incorporated into its city (originally named East Dallas).  

Some of today's familiar neighborhoods were once parts of Old East Dallas like Bryan Place, Cochran Heights, Deep Ellum, Munger Place, Swiss Avenue, and Junius Heights.

If you are dreaming of finding an older East Dallas houses, you'll most likely have much more success starting your search in the "Old" area.  Many of the genuinely historic homes will be found here with construction dates in the early 1900s.

Living in East Dallas

Neighbors and neighborhoods in East Dallas are friendly and has a small community feel like its own city or town.  Residents take pride in the appearance and historical aspects of their area.  Most residents of East Dallas are long-term residents or buy a home and become long-term residents.  Many of the owners have lived in the area for thirty or more years.

Buyers in this area like the older streets and the older East Dallas homes with the community feel as most of the residents in the area are here for the same reasons.  The center of activity and pride for the area is the White Rock Lake.

White Rock Lake is only a few miles from almost any of the homes in East Dallas.  This proximity to the lake allows the owners in this area an excellent opportunity to escape to the lake on the spring, summer and fall days so that they may use the lake's miles of jogging paths, walking trails and open water for exercising or just strolling and relaxing.

If it is country club life you desire, Lakewood Country Club is pretty much the one for the residents in this area of the city.  Featuring an 18 hole golf course, tennis dining, and other activities, most residents within the neighborhood of East Dallas tend to join Lakewood for the family activities mentioned above.

While East Dallas is zoned to the Dallas Independent School District, some of DISD's best known and most-coveted schools are located in the area.  Parents love the houses for sale in East Dallas feeding to Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee Elementary Schools, Long Middle School, and Woodrow Wilson High School.  The properties in these areas with these specific feeder schools tend to be the most expensive homes in the neighborhood.

The East Dallas neighborhood is also close to downtown Dallas, Love Field Airport, Dallas Arboretum and shopping destinations like Northpark Center and Neiman Marcus in downtown.

Contact an East Dallas REALTOR®

Considering looking homes, or selling a house in the East Dallas area? Knox & Associates real estate agents are East Dallas neighborhood experts, and we’d love to help!  Our direct phone number is 972-342-0000.  Or you may contact us via the contact form here.

If you are looking at real estate for sale, contact us to schedule showings of the properties that catch your attention. For sellers, our East Dallas REALTORS®  will schedule a convenient time to meet for a consultation; create a custom, full-market analysis of your house; and formulate a fair-market opinion as to the best asking price for your home.

We can provide up-to-the-minute East Dallas real estate statistics: current average asking prices on the homes for sale; the sales' history of currently sold houses in the East Dallas neighborhood; and information about broader market trends so that you can make a well-informed decision.

Knox & Associates' REALTORS® in East Dallas are full-time, trusted, professional real estate agents.  This means you will be teaming with a dedicated expert whose goal is to negotiate the quickest home sale possible with the highest net return to the client.