Located 15 miles north of downtown Ft. Worth in Tarrant County are the quickly growing communities of Haslet and the Eagle Mountain Lake area. Haslet and Eagle Mountain are within minutes of Eagle Mountain Lake. Haslet sustains a population of approximately 1000, while the Eagle Mountain area is home to about 7000. Tarrant County embraces multi-million dollar expansion policies and is an attractive and fast-growing home for families and major corporations alike. Major employers include Lockheed Martin and The Sabre Group. The highly respected North West School District shares regional resources with Hillwood Development, spearheaded by the Ross Perot family.
The mouth-watering aromas of Southern-style catfish, grits and barbecue tantalize from local kitchens. Perhaps the most advantageous and striking feature of the Haslet - Eagle Mountain community is its proximity to a picturesque waterway and beachside - 9200-acre Eagle Mountain Lake. The lake offers a myriad of recreational activities, including notable sport fishing. Largemouth bass and channel catfish are abundant.
The real estate markets of these two communities are diverse. Haslet and the Eagle Mountain Lake area contain huge amounts of undeveloped land, as well as new housing construction and a wide variety of affordable homes with subdivision-size and affordable acreage lots. If you enjoy horses and animals, this is the place for you. A stable economy, beach parks, excellent schools, endless recreational possibilities and lovely homes make the Haslet and Eagle Mountain Lake areas ideal homes for families of any shape or size.
Price Range of Haslet and Eagle Mountain Lake Houses
The real estate markets of the Haslet and Eagle Mountain Lake areas are as unique as the communities themselves. Townhouses are under construction around Eagle Mountain Lake. Though no condominiums are available, single-family detached homes can be found at prices to suit any budget. Single-family homes with three or four bedrooms range from the high $100,000s to low $300,000s in subdivisions such as Ashmore Farms and Lonesome Dove. Plenty of horse properties are available, as are homes situated on considerable acreage. Land and lots for custom development are available.
Haslet and Eagle Mountain Lake Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 14th, 2014: homes priced around $187,016 compared to $188,917 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -1%. For Thursday, April 17th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.30%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.30%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.65%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.09%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Haslet and Eagle Mountain Lake TX. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Haslet and Eagle Mountain Lake to help you find the best home!