A Brief Guide To Austin Area Neighborhoods
Sherri can find the perfect home in Austin, Lakeway, Driftwood, Round Rock or other Central Texas community. Here are some favorite Austin neighborhoods, bedroom communities & surrounding cities:
TARRYTOWN HOMES FOR SALE – Centrally located, between the University of Texas and Lake Austin, Tarrytown is one of the oldest and most sought-after neighborhoods in Austin.
HYDE PARK HOMES FOR SALE –
Hyde Park is a historic neighborhood located in central Austin, Texas, within the boundaries of 38th Street, 51st Street, Guadeloupe, Duval, and (north of 45th Street) Red River. Its homeowner association exists to foster and preserve the unique community, amenities, and historic character of Hyde Park. Their newsletter, The Pecan Press, is distributed monthly to about 2,000 homes in the neighborhood.
BARTON HILLS HOMES FOR SALE–
Barton Hills is a small residential community nestled among the hills of south Austin along beautiful Barton Creek. Convenient to major thoroughfares, parks and downtown and next door to Zilker Park. Learn about the neighborhood’s colorful history.
LOST CREEK HOMES FOR SALE –
Lost Creek is located on the western edge of Austin with easy access to Lake Austin and downtown Austin via Loop 360, the Capital of Texas Highway. The average home price in 2007 was $450,000 and the neighborhood is home to the Lost Creek Country Club which features a championship golf course.
DAVENPORT RANCH HOMES FOR SALE –
Davenport Ranch is located between Wild Basin Preserve and Lake Austin on the Capital of Texas Highway. A prestigious community, it features various sections and price ranges for higher end condos to sprawling homes set on the hillsides of northwest Austin.
LAKEWAY HOMES FOR SALE –
The City of Lakeway offers something for everyone – from retirees who want to live on Lake Travis to growing families with teens who will enjoy the Lakeway Skate Park, approximately 9000 sq. ft. of combination bowl and street elements. If you’re looking for a home with a Hill Country feel but want to be close to great schools, business, and health care, start your search with these Lakeway homes for sale.
BEE CAVE HOMES FOR SALE –
Bee Caves is just west of Austin, next to Lakeway and is a coveted location. The City Hall’s innovative two story design features 10,000 square feet of municipal offices, 5,000 sq ft of community space, a 5,000 sq ft Public Library, and approximately 9,500 sq ft of expansion space.
BELTERRA HOMES FOR SALE –
Belterra is a 1600 acre master planned community just west of Austin for people who appreciate the Hill Country and a conservation-focused neighborhood. It’s in the Dripping Springs ISD and features miles and miles of walking and bike trails as well as a resort style pool complex.
CIRCLE C HOMES FOR SALE –
Circle C Austin is the most recognized master planned community in Southwest Austin and known for its family friendly environment, ease of access to major freeways, and wonderful recreational amenities, including an Olympic sized pool. The starting for a Circle C home is about $250,000. House range from 1500 to 4500 square feet.
ROLLINGWOOD HOMES FOR SALE –
The City of Rollingwood is literally minutes from downtown Austin and justly proud of its unique mix of residential architecture. The community of 1,450 residents is positioned on the West bank of Lake Austin and part of the highly acclaimed Eanes Independent School District. Rollingwood maintains its own police services and provides water, sewer and garbage services.
ELLIOT RANCH ACREAGE HOMES FOR SALE – Secluded community in Buda has large homes on 3-5 acre lots and is still convenient to Austin and major shopping. Hays ISD schools
TRAVIS HEIGHTS HOMES FOR SALE – Just south of the river (Lady Bird Johnson Lake) and mere minutes from downtown Austin and UT, this old Austin neighborhood was one of the first to be gentrified and is now of the most desirable places to live due to the convenience, trees, and sheer charm it offers.