Living in Alief comes at a cost of $115,288. Home prices here marginally dropped 3.9 percent this year. In the meantime, the local for-sale market inventory slightly declined 7.5 percent last year to reach 111 for-sale listings. Nearby community pools provide safe and fun places for kids, so families in Alief can rest easy knowing the kids have a place to play. Families with either young or older members might appreciate the benefits of the area's many homes which have a one-story layout.