Current Homes for Sale in Glen Allen
The Glen Allen area of Richmond is generally considered to be in the NW quadrant of the Richmond Metro in Henrico County. Accessed by I295 and Route 33, Glen Allen rise has been meteoric when compared to the rest of the region.
Driving Glen Allen’s rise has been the Innsbrook Office Park, Short Pump Town Center, much of the regions most upscale retail, some of the area’s highest rated schools, and its strategic location along the Route 288, I 295 and I 64 interchange.
The residential neighborhoods of Glen Allen include Wyndham, Twin Hickory, Grey Oaks, Hampshire and Henley. That said, there are many more communities that comprise Glen Allen.
The majority of the development in what is considered Glen Allen occurred in the early 1990’s and still continues today. The residential architectural styles vary but are generally considered to be nouveau interpretations of colonial, transitional and (recently) craftsman designs on lot sizes of an acre or less.
Most of the homes in Glen Allen are located in planned communities with either full or partial amenities (pool, golf, tennis, playgrounds, trails.)