When you "pony up" for University Park real estate, you can bank on quality living in the city that is home to Southern Methodist University and the George W. Bush Presidential Center. Allie Beth Allman & Associates has multiple listings for upscale condos, modern or refurbished single-family homes and high-rise apartments in the 3.75 square mile area.
Eight beautiful parks dot the area's landscape offering recreational and leisure activities for everyone to enjoy - from swimming at the University Park Pool and playing tennis on lighted courts to hosting a picnic and participating in a baseball or soccer game on well-manicured fields. Playgrounds with slides and other equipment will keep children amused and entertained. University Park's new public library offers services for toddlers through seniors and hosts a number of events exclusively for residents while housing thousands of books and multimedia for residents to checkout.
University Park, five miles away from Downtown Dallas, includes premier shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Snider Plaza, a three-block outdoor shopping center that has been around for decades, houses specialty boutiques and beloved local restaurants as well as modern conveniences such as a grocery store, bank, dry cleaner and nail salon. Highland Park Village , a similar outdoor shopping center, is also nearby. Whether you're seeking an elegant sit-down meal or quick on-the-run dinner for the whole family, University Park offers a wide array of choices.
University Park children attend schools in the highly acclaimed Highland Park Independent School District. A number of private schools with educational services for preschoolers to teens are also available. Dallas County Community College District operates nearby campuses, and SMU sits within the city's boundaries. The city has consistently been ranked among the most highly educated in the nation.
University Park, with about 23,500 residents, and Highland Park make up the Park Cities. Addresses in the area can be designated as either Dallas, Texas, or University Park, Texas.
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