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Anchorage, AK Real Estate Analysis

Located between the shores of Cook Inlet and the Chugach Mountains, Anchorage boasts scenic views year round. Residents of Anchorage can see Mount Mckinley, North America’s highest mountain. Being so close Chugach State Park provides the city of Anchorage with wildlife such as moose, bear, beluga whales, fox, lynx, and hundreds of species of birds, from bald eagles and great horned owls to humming birds. This makes Anchorage an ideal location for those who enjoy a city life while being close to the great outdoors.

The city of Anchorage is the business hub of Alaska. A wide range of professions are found here. Workers commute from towns like Eagle River, Mat-Su, and Girdwood to their jobs in Anchorage. A tremendous school system and multiple universities are located here too. Ninety percent of Anchorage citizens hold a high school diploma and over sixty percent hold an Associate Degree or better. This allows for a thriving job market, full of creative artists and specialized workers, some of the highest wage earners per capita in the United StatesAlaska’s main industries are based out of Anchorage.  Alaska is a major oil producing state with headquarters housed in Anchorage.  The airport, Ted Stevens International Airport is a major transportation hub and freight hub due to its strategic location between Asia, Europe, and the continental United States.

Established in 1976, a state owned corporation created a fund for future generations once oil resources were depleted.  This fund, known as the Permanent Fund Dividend has grown from hundreds of thousands of dollars from its start, to approximately 42 billion dollars in 2012.  Consisting of oil revenues, residents love this annual perk.  The largest payout recorded being $2069.00 for every man, woman, and child.Anchorage is home to forty two percent of Alaska’s population with an average age of thirty two. Only about twenty five percent of Anchorage is native born, the rest having come from other states and countries, making Anchorage a very diverse community to live in. Those who call this area home enjoy a variety of activities like hiking, skiing, boating, wonderful bike trails, year round festivals, and so much more.

A diverse culture and exciting area demands a diverse housing market. Stay within the city in single family homes, condos and townhomes, or branch out to the outlying area where homes are located on properties larger than an acre and sit nestled in Alaska’s gorgeous wilderness. The real estate in Anchorage ranges from high luxury estates and condos to modest apartments, making it easy to find a home to fit the lifestyle you want. The community is an ideal place for those looking to start a new chapter in their lives and find a place to call home.

Anchorage Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Anchorage

6360 Woodmont Drive Anchorage, AK 99516
Photo of 6360 Woodmont Drive, Anchorage, AK 99516 (MLS # 20-1104)
5 beds 3 baths 3,360 sqft $434,900
3627 Checkmate Drive Anchorage, AK 99508
Photo of 3627 Checkmate Drive, Anchorage, AK 99508 (MLS # 20-1071)
4 beds 2 baths 2,043 sqft $374,900
3785 Coventry Drive Anchorage, AK 99507
Photo of 3785 Coventry Drive, Anchorage, AK 99507 (MLS # 20-1068)
4 beds 3 baths 2,208 sqft $328,800
4600 Klondike Court Anchorage, AK 99508
Photo of 4600 Klondike Court, Anchorage, AK 99508 (MLS # 20-1061)
4 beds 2 baths 1,716 sqft $325,000
7841 Robert Circle Anchorage, AK 99516
Photo of 7841 Robert Circle, Anchorage, AK 99516 (MLS # 20-1043)
3 beds 3 baths 2,592 sqft $420,000
710 Woodmar Place Anchorage, AK 99515
Photo of 710 Woodmar Place, Anchorage, AK 99515 (MLS # 20-1042)
3 beds 3 baths 1,658 sqft $359,000
1720 E 27th Avenue Anchorage, AK 99508
Photo of 1720 E 27th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508 (MLS # 20-1014)
3 beds 2 baths 1,223 sqft $375,000
1250 W 82nd Avenue Anchorage, AK 99518
Photo of 1250 W 82nd Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99518 (MLS # 20-977)
3 beds 2 baths 1,200 sqft $305,000
8211 Pioneer Drive Anchorage, AK 99504
Photo of 8211 Pioneer Drive, Anchorage, AK 99504 (MLS # 20-967)
4 beds 2 baths 1,708 sqft $374,900
7750 Eastbrook Drive Anchorage, AK 99504
Photo of 7750 Eastbrook Drive, Anchorage, AK 99504 (MLS # 20-956)
4 beds 3 baths 2,042 sqft $389,000
10531 Constitution Street Anchorage, AK 99515
Photo of 10531 Constitution Street, Anchorage, AK 99515 (MLS # 20-953)
5 beds 3 baths 1,970 sqft $430,000
4613 E 9th Avenue Anchorage, AK 99508
Photo of 4613 E 9th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99508 (MLS # 20-936)
4 beds 2 baths 2,080 sqft $300,000
4631 Edinburgh Drive Anchorage, AK 99502
Photo of 4631 Edinburgh Drive, Anchorage, AK 99502 (MLS # 20-926)
4 beds 3 baths 1,940 sqft $375,000
1402 W 47th Avenue Anchorage, AK 99503
Photo of 1402 W 47th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99503 (MLS # 20-896)
5 beds 4 baths 2,817 sqft $310,000
1445 W 15th Avenue Anchorage, AK 99501
Photo of 1445 W 15th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501 (MLS # 20-833)
3 beds 2 baths 1,689 sqft $445,000

Sold Listings in Anchorage

3631 Hollyberry Circle Anchorage, AK 99507
Photo of 3631 Hollyberry Circle, Anchorage, AK 99507 (MLS # 19-19631)
3 beds 2 baths 1,365 sqft $308,500
6522 Imlach Drive Anchorage, AK 99502
Photo of 6522 Imlach Drive, Anchorage, AK 99502 (MLS # 19-19248)
3 beds 2 baths 1,702 sqft $329,000
3328 Northspruce Circle Anchorage, AK 99507
Photo of 3328 Northspruce Circle, Anchorage, AK 99507 (MLS # 19-19193)
3 beds 3 baths 1,868 sqft $369,000
1526 Northbluff Drive Anchorage, AK 99501
Photo of 1526 Northbluff Drive, Anchorage, AK 99501 (MLS # 19-18710)
3 beds 3 baths 1,847 sqft $429,000
3160 Deborah Lynn Circle Anchorage, AK 99507
Photo of 3160 Deborah Lynn Circle, Anchorage, AK 99507 (MLS # 19-18687)
4 beds 3 baths 2,159 sqft $395,000
7501 Whist Road Anchorage, AK 99507
Photo of 7501 Whist Road, Anchorage, AK 99507 (MLS # 19-18675)
3 beds 3 baths 2,252 sqft $399,000
3541 Admiralty Bay Drive Anchorage, AK 99515
Photo of 3541 Admiralty Bay Drive, Anchorage, AK 99515 (MLS # 19-18657)
4 beds 3 baths 2,248 sqft $435,000
6515 Cutty Sark Street Anchorage, AK 99502
Photo of 6515 Cutty Sark Street, Anchorage, AK 99502 (MLS # 19-18594)
3 beds 3 baths 2,224 sqft $425,000
8638 Cross Pointe Loop Anchorage, AK 99504
Photo of 8638 Cross Pointe Loop, Anchorage, AK 99504 (MLS # 19-18555)
3 beds 2 baths 1,829 sqft $305,000
7000 Howard Avenue Anchorage, AK 99504
Photo of 7000 Howard Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99504 (MLS # 19-18548)
3 beds 3 baths 1,748 sqft $329,900
8711 Geirinhas Place Anchorage, AK 99507
Photo of 8711 Geirinhas Place, Anchorage, AK 99507 (MLS # 19-18538)
4 beds 2 baths 1,649 sqft $345,000
3400 Spinnaker Drive Anchorage, AK 99516
Photo of 3400 Spinnaker Drive, Anchorage, AK 99516 (MLS # 19-18326)
3 beds 3 baths 2,102 sqft $395,000
2829 W 36th Avenue Anchorage, AK 99517
Photo of 2829 W 36th Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99517 (MLS # 19-18321)
3 beds 3 baths 1,432 sqft $349,900
6941 Howard Avenue Anchorage, AK 99504
Photo of 6941 Howard Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99504 (MLS # 19-18279)
3 beds 3 baths 2,266 sqft $360,000
13621 Karen Street Anchorage, AK 99515
Photo of 13621 Karen Street, Anchorage, AK 99515 (MLS # 19-18182)
4 beds 2 baths 2,045 sqft $419,000

Walk Score for Anchorage



Anchorage School Data

Anchorage School Districts

Aleutian Region School District
PK-12
Anchorage School District
PK-12
http://www.asdk12.org/
Chugach School District
PK-12
http://www.chugachschools.com/

Anchorage Schools

Abbott Loop Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/schools/abbottloop/pages/
Airport Heights Elementary School
PK-6, public
https://airportheights.asdk12.org/
Bartlett High School
9-12, public
Baxter Elementary School
PK-6, public
Bayshore Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/bayshore/schoolname,3217,en.html
Campbell Elementary School
PK-6, public
https://www.asdk12.org/schools/campbell/pages/
Central Middle School Of Science
7-8, public
Clark Middle School
6-8, public
Chester Valley Elementary School
PK-5, public
Chinook Elementary School
PK-6, public
Chugach Optional Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/schools/chugach_optional/pages/Chugach_Optional_Website/Home.html
College Gate Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/
Creekside Park Elementary School
PK-5, public
https://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/creekside/
Denali Elementary School
PK-6, public
Dimond High School
9-12, public
http://dimond.asdk12.org/
East High School
9-12, public
Fairview Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/fairview/
Gladys Wood Elementary School
PK-6, public
https://education.alaska.gov/DOE_Rolodex/SchoolCalendar/Home/SchoolDetails/50370
Huffman Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/huffman/schoolname,3061,en.html
Inlet View Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/inletview/schoolname,3062,en.html
Lake Otis Elementary School
PK-6, public
Tudor Elementary School
PK-6, public
http://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/tudor/
Turnagain Elementary School
PK-6, public
Mountain View Elementary School
PK-5, public
Muldoon Elementary School
PK-5, public
http://www.asdk12.org/aboutschools/muldoon/schoolname,3076,en.html

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