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

3389 Buckhorn Drive Lexington, KY 40515
Photo of 3389 Buckhorn Drive, Lexington, KY 40515 (MLS # 20019752)
3 beds 2 baths 1,315 sqft $148,900
1017 Bryan Avenue Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 1017 Bryan Avenue, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 20019708)
2 beds 3 baths 896 sqft $122,500
2564 Michelle Park Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 2564 Michelle Park, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 20019733)
3 beds 2 baths 1,100 sqft $172,000
1442 Vintage Circle Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 1442 Vintage Circle, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 20019653)
3 beds 2 baths 1,380 sqft $144,500
824 Meadow Lane Lexington, KY 40505
Photo of 824 Meadow Lane, Lexington, KY 40505 (MLS # 20019713)
4 beds 2 baths 1,990 sqft $169,000
289 Lucille Drive Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 289 Lucille Drive, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 20019546)
3 beds 3 baths 1,380 sqft $197,900

Sold Listings in Lexington

3508 Careto Court Lexington, KY 40517
3 beds 2 baths 1,205 sqft $147,500
114 Withers Ave Lexington, KY 40505
2 beds 2 baths 1,254 sqft $159,900
117 Penmoken Park Lexington, KY 40503
Photo of 117 Penmoken Park, Lexington, KY 40503 (MLS # 20018622)
2 beds 2 baths 1,073 sqft $100,000
1868 Bowen Ct Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 1868 Bowen Ct, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 20018480)
3 beds 1 bath 1,134 sqft $95,000
317 Darby Creek Road Lexington, KY 40509
Photo of 317 Darby Creek Road, Lexington, KY 40509 (MLS # 20018270)
3 beds 3 baths 1,520 sqft $135,000
529 Folkstone Drive Lexington, KY 40517
3 beds 2 baths 1,025 sqft $145,000

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