Little Forest Hills is a community in East Dallas featuring nearly 1,000 homes that is known for its eclectic architecture and residents alike. The community has a slogan of “Keep Little Forest Hills Funky” and is also known as home for many local artists and musicians. In addition to its unique character, the community is known as a tight-knit community with tales of neighbors supporting each other such as the story of when Bill Walker, a man in his 70s nearly lost his uninsured home to a fire in 2005. The story goes that upwards of 800 neighbors chipped in to fix the home. The Little Forest Hills neighborhood association is very active and sponsors events and activities such as a 3k run, a July 4th parade. The association also hosts charitable activities such as organizing groups to assist in cleaning and maintaining the White Rock Lake area. Little Forest Hills has earned the label of “The Best Neighborhood in Dallas” by the Dallas Observer.
The community of Little Forest Hills Dallas is also well known for its proximity to White Rock Lake and its surrounding parks. The popular area and the adjacent Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens are within walking distance of the community.
Located in the 75218 zip code and just fifteen minutes from Downtown Dallas, Little Forest Hills is located on the east side of White Rock Lake. It is bordered by Lakeland Drive on the southwest, Garland road on the northwest, and Old Gate Lane on the northeast.
While there are other legal subdivisions inside the boundaries of the community, you know you’re in Little Forest Hills by the sign toppers located on many street signs which say “Little Forest Hills.”
The homes inside Little Forest Hills Dallas have a wide variety of architectural styles and ages. While most homes are original homes built from as far back as the 1950s, many have been renovated and in recent years, more new homes have been built as well. Many original homes are charming one-story cottages. Lot sizes vary, but are typically not considered overly spacious in Little Forest Hills. Combined with the mature landscaping, residents are very proud of the eclectic and charming aesthetic found throughout the streets of the community.
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