Wasilla Homes & Real Estate
View the hottest Wasilla, AK homes for sale, and real estate below! Wasilla is a rapidly growing city in the Matanuska-Susitna ("Mat-Su") Borough in Alaska, incorporated in 1974. Its modern history dates back to the early 20th century when the U.S. government offered lots for sale to encourage people to establish a town site. Named after Chief Wasilla, a local Dena'ina chief, Wasilla is the sixth-largest city in the state and has about 9,000 residents. Wasilla is considered to be a commuter suburb of Anchorage, being just 30 miles away. To request up-to-date information, including sales history and prices, property disclosures, and more about Wasilla properties for sale, or to arrange a private showing of any property listed below, contact your LOCAL real estate experts today. Read more about Wasilla real estate
Homes for Sale in Wasilla AK
Listing information was last updated on: March 4, 2024
Wasilla Real Estate Search
This page is updated with Wasilla home listings several times per day directly from the Wasilla, Alaska MLS.
Each Wasilla MLS listing includes: the property price, days on the market, square footage, year built, lot size, number of bedrooms and bathrooms, assigned schools, construction type, and other important details as entered by the listing agent in the MLS.
Review local Wasilla, AK property tax information, and the current listing status (active, under contract, or pending). As available, numerous property features such as greenbelt locations, views, swimming pools, and Wasilla neighborhood amenities, including parks and golf courses, will be listed.
Wasilla Real Estate Market
Primarily comprised of single-family homes, homebuyers will still find a variety of home styles in Wasilla. In addition to detached single-family houses, they'll find townhouses, attached units (2-5+), and apartments. The average year of construction for homes in Wasilla is 1994, and many homes are built in a subdivision-type setting. Home prices in Wasilla typically range from approximately $150,000 to $365,000. People looking to buy a home in Alaska will want to keep an eye on Wasilla as a real estate market to watch. Subdivision construction is ongoing with new developments and apartment complexes planned, so new construction homes in Wasilla are regularly available.
Wasilla Community Amenities
Wasilla residents relish in their quiet community. While the city isn't the typically bustling city, residents enjoy the scenic views and outdoor recreation. Since Wasilla is nestled between two river valleys carved by prehistoric glaciers, residents love the daily spectacular views. The Talkeetna Mountains shelter the city from extreme weather, and residents can easily get outdoors to enjoy popular winter sporting activities. Driving is the primary method of transportation to get to school, work, and shopping. Parking is especially convenient, and residents enjoy a quick drive to the nearest highway from any section of Wasilla.
The city has an advantageous location, being situated along the George Parks Highway and the Alaska Railroad. It's considered to be the commercial and retail center for the Mat-Su Borough. While driving is the primary mode of transportation, Wasilla's MASCOT system operates 20-passenger buses in the local area. Commuting to Anchorage takes under an hour and is a scenic route. Wasilla is also an easy connection to get to Fairbanks.
Wasilla Local Highlights
- Sports enthusiasts enjoy the Bumpus Recreational Complex and the Wasilla Multi-Use Complexes to participate in various sporting events.
- Shopping is abundant with more than 20 grocery stores and large retailers, including Walmart, Fred Meyer, Sears, Carrs (Safeway), Home Depot, and Lowes.
- Wasilla Parks and Recreation maintains several parks with tennis, basketball, sand volleyball courts, camping facilities, playgrounds, a world-class skateboard facility, and BMX trails.
- Water activities such as recreational fishing, swimming, and boating are popular in Wasilla as the city is positioned between the beautiful Wasilla and Lucille lakes.
- The Independence Mine State Historical Park is located high up in the Talkeetna Mountains, about 17 miles from Wasilla, and offers seasonal amenities such as berry picking, hiking, snowboarding, sledding, and skiing.
- People enjoy visiting the Wasilla Museum and Visitors Center, and the Museum of Alaska Transportation and Industry to learn about Alaska's rich history.
- Wasilla is home to the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race Headquarters and hosts the Tesoro Iron-Dog 2000, the world's longest snowmobile race.
Wasilla School Information
Several public and private schools at the elementary and high school levels are found in Wasilla. Public schools are served by the Mat-Su Borough School District. Area colleges include the Mat-Su College/UAA Campus and the University of Alaska.
Many consider the Wasilla community to be a year-round recreation paradise with an excellent quality of life. It's large enough to have the metropolitan amenities many seek while maintaining the "small town" feel. People enjoy the proximity to shopping and other amenities in Wasilla while having easy access to major roadways to access Anchorage for any additional needs.
Wasilla, AK Real Estate Agents
Looking to purchase a home in Wasilla? Allow our Wasilla, Alaska real estate experts to help you navigate the purchase of or expertly negotiate the sale of your Wasilla residence. As local real estate agents, we have up-to-date information on the Wasilla, Alaska real estate market's unique dynamics.
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