Living in Lexington

Lexington Real Estate Analysis

Lexington, Kentucky is a wonderful place to call home. It’s a ‘big little town,’ where you can feel like you are in a big city, but still run into friends at the grocery store. We are the second largest city in the great Commonwealth of Kentucky and just 300,000 people call Lexington home.

We are known for horses, bourbon, and basketball. We are much more than that though! We have a thriving restaurant and nightlife scene that is rapidly growing. We have great music – from bluegrass to punk rock and there are plenty of events for just about anything you have an interest in.

Lexington ranks 10th among US cities in college education rate, with almost 40% of residents having at least a Bachelor’s Degree. The University of Kentucky, Transylvania University, and Bluegrass Community and Technical College all located here.

Forbes has ranked Lexington as on of the world’s 17 cleanest cities. We are proud to have one of the nation’s most stable economies, strong in manufacturing, technology, and entrepreneurship. In 2011, Lexington was ranked as the 4th best city for Business and Careers by Forbes magazine, the 5th best city for Young Professionals in 2008, and 6th best Value City in 2011 by Kiplinger.

Lexington has one of the highest concentrations of gay and lesbian couples in the United States for a city its size. Beloved Mayor, Jim Gray, elected in 2010, is an openly gay man.

Lexington is a wonderful city and sure to be a place you will love to call home! We have a wide range of housing types and styles, from downtown condos to sprawling horse farms. There is something for everyone in the great city of Lexington.

Lexington Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Lexington

2280 Prescott Lane Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 2280 Prescott Lane, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 1901248)
3 beds 2 baths 1,222 sqft $145,000
1579 Halsted Court Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 1579 Halsted Court, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 1901274)
3 beds 1 bath 1,325 sqft $132,900
601 Honey Locust Way Lexington, KY 40503
Photo of 601 Honey Locust Way, Lexington, KY 40503 (MLS # 1901273)
3 beds 2 baths 1,444 sqft $199,900
650 S Mill Street, Unit 221 Lexington, KY 40508
Photo of 650 S Mill Street, Unit 221, Lexington, KY 40508 (MLS # 1901238)
2 beds 1 bath 867 sqft $195,000
606 Stonehaven Drive Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 606 Stonehaven Drive, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1901221)
3 beds 2 baths 1,791 sqft $179,000
745 Statesman Way Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 745 Statesman Way, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1901232)
4 beds 2 baths 1,647 sqft $169,900

Sold Listings in Lexington

1433 Pleasant Ridge Drive Lexington, KY 40509
Photo of 1433 Pleasant Ridge Drive, Lexington, KY 40509 (MLS # 1900332)
2 beds 2 baths 1,056 sqft $139,000
1209 Nice Drive Lexington, KY 40504
Photo of 1209 Nice Drive, Lexington, KY 40504 (MLS # 1827907)
3 beds 1 bath 984 sqft $95,000
1333 Canonero Drive Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 1333 Canonero Drive, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 1827770)
4 beds 2 baths 1,995 sqft $183,000
157 Newcastle Lexington, KY 40504
3 beds 1 bath 1,053 sqft $97,500
1609 Liberty Road Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 1609 Liberty Road, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1827344)
2 beds 2 baths 1,419 sqft $130,000
574 Monticello Boulevard Lexington, KY 40503
Photo of 574 Monticello Boulevard, Lexington, KY 40503 (MLS # 1827046)
3 beds 2 baths 1,158 sqft $155,000

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