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

3468 Greentree Road Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 3468 Greentree Road, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 20009922)
3 beds 2 baths 1,548 sqft $172,000
350 E Short, Unit 323 Lexington, KY 40507
Photo of 350 E Short, Unit 323, Lexington, KY 40507 (MLS # 20010846)
1 bed 1 bath 812 sqft $184,900
3593 Olympia Road Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 3593 Olympia Road, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 20010831)
3 beds 1 bath 975 sqft $135,000
354 Oldham Avenue Lexington, KY 40502
Photo of 354 Oldham Avenue, Lexington, KY 40502 (MLS # 20010777)
2 beds 1 bath 1,132 sqft $199,000
506 Pyke Road Lexington, KY 40504
Photo of 506 Pyke Road, Lexington, KY 40504 (MLS # 20010792)
2 beds 1 bath 1,170 sqft $179,000
2414 Lake Park Road, Unit 4304 Lexington, KY 40502
Photo of 2414 Lake Park Road, Unit 4304, Lexington, KY 40502 (MLS # 20010571)
2 beds 2 baths 1,157 sqft $145,000

Sold Listings in Lexington

2125 Call Drive Lexington, KY 40505
2 beds 2 baths 949 sqft $134,500
2825 Burnt Mill Road Lexington, KY 40511
3 beds 2 baths 1,369 sqft $193,000
3340 Emerson Woods Way Lexington, KY 40517
3 beds 2 baths 1,287 sqft $181,900
4212 Georgetown Road Lexington, KY 40511
Photo of 4212 Georgetown Road, Lexington, KY 40511 (MLS # 20009801)
3 beds 1 bath 1,400 sqft $145,000
2056 St. Teresa Drive Lexington, KY 40502
Photo of 2056 St. Teresa Drive, Lexington, KY 40502 (MLS # 20009284)
3 beds 1 bath 1,105 sqft $128,000
1390 Dix Drive Lexington, KY 40517
Photo of 1390 Dix Drive, Lexington, KY 40517 (MLS # 20009121)
3 beds 1 bath 1,197 sqft $128,000

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