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

3085 Maddie Lane Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 3085 Maddie Lane, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 1927654)
3 beds 2 baths 1,301 sqft $170,000
2508 Kittens Joy Circle Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 2508 Kittens Joy Circle, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 1927644)
3 beds 3 baths 1,895 sqft $189,900
3502 Rocky Hill Terrace Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 3502 Rocky Hill Terrace, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 1927620)
3 beds 3 baths 1,820 sqft $190,000
1767 Bishop Court Lexington, KY 40505
3 beds 1 bath 1,776 sqft $140,000
2457 Mirahill Drive Lexington, KY 40509
Photo of 2457 Mirahill Drive, Lexington, KY 40509 (MLS # 1927611)
3 beds 1 bath 1,025 sqft $99,900
825 Kingsbury Road Lexington, KY 40509
Photo of 825 Kingsbury Road, Lexington, KY 40509 (MLS # 1927592)
3 beds 2 baths 1,476 sqft $192,000

Sold Listings in Lexington

631 Cecil Way Lexington, KY 40503
3 beds 2 baths 2,252 sqft $199,900
3044 Trailwood Lane Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 3044 Trailwood Lane, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 1926877)
4 beds 3 baths 1,975 sqft $190,500
321 Santa Fe Court Lexington, KY 40509
Photo of 321 Santa Fe Court, Lexington, KY 40509 (MLS # 1926385)
2 beds 2 baths 1,130 sqft $117,900
142 Avon Avenue Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 142 Avon Avenue, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 1926188)
2 beds 1 bath 852 sqft $110,000
1900 Alexandria Drive Lexington, KY 40504
Photo of 1900 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504 (MLS # 1925976)
5 beds 3 baths 1,842 sqft $125,000
104 Ellemoor Lane Lexington, KY 40515
Photo of 104 Ellemoor Lane, Lexington, KY 40515 (MLS # 1925968)
2 beds 2 baths 1,161 sqft $134,900

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