Austin, TX Real Estate

Austin TX Real Estate Overview

Austin Real Estate

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Austin is the capital state of Texas and, according to latest census data – the third fastest growing city in the nation. Perhaps more important to many, it is known around the globe as the, “Live Music Capital of the World”.

Located in Central Texas, it is 34th-largest metropolitan statistical area in the United States. In the 1830s, pioneers began to the settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado River. In 1839, the site was officially chosen as the republic’s new capital and was incorporated under the name, Waterloo. Shortly thereafter, the name was changed to Austin in honor of Stephen F. Austin, the “Father of Texas” and the republic’s first secretary of state. The city grew throughout the 19th century and became a center for government and education with the construction of the Texas State Capitol and the University of Texas at Austin. Dell’s worldwide headquarters is located in nearby Round Rock, a suburb of Austin. Residents of Austin are known as “Austinites”, a quirky and eccentric, casual, independent and friendly population which includes a diverse mix of government employees (e.g., university faculty & staff, law enforcement, political staffers); foreign and domestic college students; musicians; artists, high-tech workers; blue-collar workers and business people.

The premier showcase of Austin’s music scene is the annual South by Southwest Festival. This event draws musicians and fans from around the world, and features not only famous as well as upcoming musicians, but groundbreaking films and is an important venue for the international film festival scene. The, “Longest Running Concert Music” program on American television is Austin City Limits, videotaped on the UT Austin campus. The annual Austin City Limits Festival draws global fans and acts in its multi-day event. The tickets for the 3-day 2012 event in October 2012 are already sold out, reflecting how significant this event has become to the music industry and music fans.

Austin has a vibrant creative and performing arts scene, as well. The nation’s largest university-owned art collection is exhibited at the Blanton Museum. Austin Lyric Opera, Ballet Austin and the Austin Symphony are key contributors to the classical performing arts. The beloved Paramount Theatre on Congress Avenue, built in 1915, is the oldest surviving theatre in Austin. It is vibrant venue to this day, drawing international talent year round. Around the corner from the theatre is the historic Driskill Hotel. Built in 1886, and restored to its original elegance, this hotel features fine dining in a gracious setting.

Austin is routinely recognized in national polls and publications for its achievements. In July 2011, Forbes Magazine named Austin “America’s Number 1 ‘boom town'” based on U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics growth and demographic data. It is recognized has having a strong employment outlook based vibrant business sectors, most notably, technology.

The University of Texas, 45th in academic reputation among the top national universities, and 13th among the public schools, draws students from around the world. Its graduate school boasts 43 programs in the top 10 nationally and 51 others rank in the top 25, as reported in the 2012 survey of undergraduate programs by U.S. News & World Report.

Not only is Austin the live music capital of the world, it is a foodie capital, as well. Home of Whole Foods Market, Austin is also noted for its creative and vibrant food truck activity. A trip to Whole Foods is a travel destination not to be missed, and a day, or three, exploring the food trucks around the city helps visitors understand the Austin vibe. Austin’s emerging restaurant scene boasts nationally and internationally recognized chefs.

Austin is great place to live and work. Austin is among the nation’s best golf cities, according to a 2011 reader’s poll in Golf Magazine. It is an active city, with a vibrant social scene, and an outdoor lifestyle. It has been noted among the country’s 10 best places to buy a home in 2011, based upon indicators of job growth, affordability, dining and overall beauty.




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Austin TX Real Estate Stats

Average Price in Austin: $727,769  County Average: $720,482

Average Taxes in Austin: $10,909  County Average: $10,493

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Austin: $293  County Average: $280

Average Walkscore in Austin: 40  County Average: 35

Average Year Built in Austin: 1991  County Average: 1994

Average Days on Website in Austin: 95  County Average: 101

Austin TX Real Estate Market Health

Neighborhoods in Austin TX

1010 W. 10th Condominium 2020 Congress Condo 3505 Villa Court Condo
Addison AGAVE Allandale Oaks
Allandale Park Sec 05 Allandale Terrace Amarra Drive Ph 02
Amarra Drive Ph 03 Amber Oaks Anderson Mill Village South
Anthony W B Apache Shores Apache Shores 01 Instl
Apache Shores Sec 02 Apache Shores Sec 03 Amd Apache Shores Sec 05
Ashdale Gardens Condo Austin City Lofts Amd Austin Lake Estates Sec 01
Austin Lake Hills Sec 02 Austin Lake Hills Sec 03 Austin Proper
Austin Rivertree Condo Austins Colony Austonian Condo Community
Autumn Woods Avana Avery Brookside Ph 01
Avery Ranch Avery Ranch East Ph 01 Avery Ranch Far West Ph 01 Sec 01
Avery Ranch West Ph 01 Avery Ranch West Ph 02 Aviara Condo
Balcones Park Add Sec 02 Balcones Village Sec 07 Balcones Village Sec 10
Balcones West Balcones Woods Sec 01 Banister Acres Sec 02
Banister Heights Barton Creek Barton Creek Abc Mid Dec
Barton Creek Abc West Ph 02 Barton Creek North Rim Barton Creek Ph 02 Sec H
Barton Creek Ph 04 Sec H Barton Creek Sec G Ph 01 Barton Creek Sec G Ph 02
Barton Creek Sec J Ph 01 Barton Creek Sec M Barton Creek West
Bartonplace Condo Bauerle Ranch BEACONRIDGE WEST
Beard Family Sec 01 Resub Bebys Ranch 03 Beckers Gus F
Belhaven Sec 02 Bellingham Meadows Bello Vista
Belterra Belterra - Seneca Trails Belterra Ph 2 Sec 5d
Belterra Ph 3 Sec 11a Belterra Ph 4 Sec 12b Belterra Ph II Sec 2
BELTERRA-SENECA TRAILS Belvedere Belvedere Ph 01
Belvedere Ph 02 Belvedere Ph 04 Beverly Ridge Condo
Black A K 01 Black A K 02 BLACK MCKINLEY
Bouldin Creek Bouldin J E Estate Bouldin James E Add
Bouldin Stand Bradshaw Crossing Bradshaw Crossing Sub Sec 7
Brazos Place Condo Amd Brentwood Villas Briarpatch
Bridges On The Park Amd Brinwood Sec 03 Brown Bldg Lofts Condo Amd
Brown Herman Add 02 Sec 01 Brown Herman Add 02 Sec 05 BRYKERWOODS
Brykerwoods Annex Brykerwoods C Buckingham Ridge Sec 05
Buena Vista Buratti & Cherico Bush Ranch Ph 1 Rev
Cambridge Condo Amd Canterbury Square Canyon Creek Sec 01
Canyon Creek Sec 30 Canyons At Lake Travis Canyonside
Capital Heights Cardinal Hills Carrell Oaks Sec 01
Cat Mountain North Sec 1-A Cat Mountain Villas Sec 01 Cat Mountain Villas Sec 03b
Cedar Bend Champions Forest Chaparral Crossing Condo Amd
Cherico 01 Chernosky 09 Chernosky 11
Chernosky 12 Chernosky 16 Chernosky 17
Chernosky M E Cherry Hills Cherrylawn Sec 06
Chimney Hills North Circle C Ranch Circle C Ranch Ph B Sec 01
Circle C Ranch Ph B Sec 03 Circle C Ranch Ph B Sec 3 Rep Cliff Over Lake Austin 02
Comanche Canyon Ranch Area 02 Comanche Point Comer Add
Cooper Villas Copperfield Sec 01 Ph B Coronado Hills Sec 03
Costa Bella Cottages At Spillman Ridge Con Countryside Sec 01
Courtyard At Gaines Ranch Courtyard Homes At Anderson Oaks Condo Ph 03 Cove Condo
Crest Haven Addition Crestview Add Sec 01 Crestview Add Sec 08
Crestview Add Sec 12 Crossing At Onion Creek Sec 02 Crossing At Onion Creek Sec 3&
Davenport Ranch Ph 01 Sec 03 Davenport Ranch Ph 02 Sec 01 Davenport Ranch Ph 05 Sec 01
Davenport Ranch Ph 07 Sec 03 Dawson Delwood Sec 04
Dittmar Crossing Division A Division B
Division E Division O Division Z
Driving Park Add Dunbarton Oaks East 11 St
East 5th Condos East Shore Eastfield
Eastover Edgecreek Condo Amd Edgemont
Edgewick Eldridge T Enclave At Alta Vista Amd
Enclave at Estancia Enfield C Escondera Condo Amd
Escorial Condo Estates Above Lost Creek Estates Brentwood
Exposition Brownstone Condo Fair Grounds Falconhead West Ph 1 Sec 2 &
Feighner Subdivision Five Fifty 05 Condo Amd Flintrock At Hurst Creek Ph 01
Flintrock At Hurst Creek Ph 03 FOREST BLUFF Forest Oaks Resub Of Lt 1 Blo
Foster Foundry Condominiums Four Points
Frazier Addn Gabardine Condo Garden Villa Estates
Gaston Park Glenwood Add Glenwood Square
Goodnight Ranch Goodnight Ranch Ph 1 Sec 2 Govalle
Grand Oaks Amd Grandview Hills Sec 08 Grandview Place
Grant Park Great Hills 7-A Great Hills Sec 10
Great Hills Sec 32 Green Valley 01 Greenbriar Sec 01
Greenshores On Lake Austin Ph Greenwood Forest Sec 01 Grey Rock Village At Anderson Mill
Greyrock Ridge Hamilton C A Harper Park
Harrell John M Harris Branch Ph 01-D Harris Ridge Ph 03 Sec 01
Harris Ridge Ph 03 Sec 02 Haven Heights At Loma Vista
Heritage Oaks Hielscher - Circle C High Pointe Ph I Sec One
Highland Hills Sec 05 Ph 02 Highland Horizon Ph 01 Highland Park
Highland Park West Highland Terrace at Rough Hollow Highlands
Highmark Highpointe 75s Highpointe Condo
HighPointe of Dripping Springs Hillcrest Ph 02 Hillcrest Sec 02
Hillcrest Sec 03 Hills Lakeway Ph 04 Hills Lakeway Ph 09
Hills Lost Creek Sec 02 Hills Lost Creek Sec 04 Ph A Hills of Bear Creek
Hillside Amd The Hobbs Add Hollow At Slaughter Creek Sec
Homewood Heights Hudson Bend - Canopy Hudson Bend Colony 02
Hughes Park Lake 02 Hunters Chase Sec 04 Huntland Heights Sec 02
Huston Sam Heights Huston Sam Heights Annex Hyde Park
Hyde Park Annex Industrial Add Isaac Decker League
Island At Mount Bonnell Shores Ivy 78704 Condo Amd The Johns C R
Johnson Heights Johnston Terrace Sec 08 Jones I P
La Costa La Prelle Place Extension La Terraza Condo Amd
Ladera Ph 1 Lake At Wells Branch Sec 02 Lake Creek Villas
Lake Pointe Sec 07 Lake Pointe Sec 09 Lake Shore Add
Lakeline Center Lakeway Highlands Lakeway Highlands Ph 1 Sec 4
Lakeway Highlands Ph 2 Sec 1b Lakewind Estates Sec 03 Lakewood Sec 01
Lamplight Village Sec 06 Las Cimas Sec 01 Las Colinas Amd
Lazy Lane Village Legend Oaks Ph A Sec 04 & Ph B Legend Oaks Sec 07
Legends Way at Onion Creek Lincoln Gardens 01 Loma Linda
Low Theodore Heights Majestic Hills Ranchettes Manchaca Estates
Manor Hills Sec 07 Maple Run Sec 03 Maple Run Sec 06
Maple Run Sec 09 Marina Village At Lakeway Condo Marina Village At Lakeway Condo Amd
Masonfield Meadowlawn Add Meadows At Trinity Crossing Ph
Meridian Sec A2 & B2 Mesa Village Condo Amd Milago Condo Amd
Milwood Milwood Sec 11 Mira Loma
Mockingbird Hill Sec 01 Mont-Dale Montebello
Montevista Condo Ph 02 Amd Montopolis Morningside Add
Morses Mountain View Mueller
Mueller Sec 04 Amd Mueller Sec Vii-C Sub North Lakeway Village Sec 03
North Loop Terrace North Oaks Hillside Sec 01 Northfield Annex 02
Northgate Add NORTHGATE ADDN Northtowne Sec 01
Northwest Hills Mesa Oaks Ph Northwest Terrace Sec 03 Northwest Woods
Northwood 03 Northwoods At Avery Ranch NORTHWOODS AVERY STATION
Oak At Twin Creeks Sec 02 The Oak Cliff Add Oak Forest Sec 04 Amd
Oak Lawn Sec 02 Oak Plantations Oak Ridge Heights Sec 01
Oak Shadows Condominium Phase 111 Oakmont Heights Olympic Heights Sec 02
Onion Creek Onion Creek Add Onion Creek Sec 02 Amd
Onion Creek Sec 06-A Original City of Austin Orleans Harbor Condo Amd
Owners Club-Barton Crk Condo Pace D C Add Paddock Condo Amd
Palm Condo The Panorama Ranch Sec 01 Park At Spicewood Spgs Ph
Park East Park West At Circle C Ph 01 Park West Condo
Park West Condo Residence Parker Ranch Parkside At Slaughter Creek Se
Parmer Crossing Patterson Court Pearson Place
Pearson Place at Avery Ranch Pease Frank E Pecan Valley
Peppertree Park Sec 03 Pheasant Run Sec 02 Pickle Clara
Plaza Place Polis Addition Polo Club
Posada Del Rey Condo Amd PRADO Presidio Courtyards
Preston Village PUBLIC Lofts Quail Creek Sec 01
Quail Hollow Sec 02 Rabb Inwood Hills Railyard Condo Amd
Ravenscroft Twnhms Amd RESERVE AT MCKINNEY FALLS Reserve At Southpark Meadows I
Residential Condo Amd 360 Retreat at Harris Ridge Retreat at Tech Ridge
Reunion Ranch Reunion Ranch Sec Two Ridge At Alta Vista
Ridgetop Ridgetop Gardens Ridgeview Ph 1
River Oak Lake Estates Sec 04 River Place Sec 04 River Place Sec 06
River Place Sec 15 River Ridge Rob Roy On Lake Sec 02
Rob Roy Ph 02 Rob Roy Ph 03 Roberts Terrace
Rocky Creek Rocky Creek Ranch Sec 2 Rosewood Village Sec 08 Amd
Rough Hollow Rough Hollow Sec 10 Rough Hollow-West Rim
Royal Oak Estates Sec 02 Royal Oak Estates Sec 07 Sage Condo
Santa Monica Park Sec 02 Sarah and Lydia M. Robertsons Subdivision Saratoga Hills
Scenic Point Ph 02 Scofield Farms Meadows Scofield Farms Ph 08 Sec 01
Seaholm Residences Residential Searight Village Sendera South Sec 03
Sendera South Sec 04 Senna Hills Senna Hills Sec 01-B
Serene Hills Ph 3wa Seven Oaks Sec 05 Shadow Oaks Twnhms
Shady Hollow Estates Sec 01 Sherwood Oaks Sec 02 Sherwood Oaks Sec 03
Sherwood Oaks Sec 04 Shinoak Valley Sec 02 Shoal Village Sec 04
Shore A Condo Amd The Silverado Condo Amd Silverstone
Silverton Heights Amd Skybridge Lofts Smithfield
Sola City Homes Soma Village South Heights
South Park Sec 01 South Park Sec 02 South Shore
Southland Oaks Sec 02 Southpark Mdws Ph 2A SOUTHPARK MEADOWS
Southwest Oaks Ph 02 Southwood Sec 02 Spaces 2525 Condo
Spanish Oaks Spanish Oaks Ph 02-B Spanish Oaks Sec 08
Spanish Oaks Sec A Spence Add Spicewood At Balcones Villages
Spillman Ranch Ph 01 Sec 01 Spillman Ranch Ph 03 Spillman Ranch Ph 04
Spring Condo Amd Springdale Creek Springdale Hills
Springfield Ph B Sec 05 Springfield Ph B Sec 06 Springfield Ph C
Stablewood At Slaughter Creeks Steiner Ranch Stewart B K
Stoneledge Condo Ph 01-02 Stovall R C Jr Struhall James F
Struhall Lillian P Summit At West Rim On Mount La Summit Condo Amd
Summit Oaks Sunny Ridge Add Sweetbriar
Sweetman R L Add Sweetwater Sweetwater Ranch
Sweetwater Ranch Sec 2 Village Sweetwater Sec 1 Village G-2 Sweetwater Sec 2 Village F1
Swisher Add Tarry Town 03 Tarry Town 04
Tarry Town 05 Tarrytown Tarrytown Oaks
Terra Colinas Texan Shoal Creek Texas Oaks 10
Texas Oaks Sec 08-B Thaxton Place The Alpine Austin
The Eastwood at Riverside The Enclave at Covered Bridge The Estates of Barton Creek
The Estates of Flintrock The Grove The Independent
The LAAN The Owners Club at Barton Creek The Park at Wellspoint
THE PINNACLE AT GREAT HILLS The Residences at W Austin The Villas at Amarra Drive
Theodora Theodore Low Heights Thornbury Sec 01
TIERMO Tiffany Condo Timberline Terrace Sec 01
Tobin & Johnson Towers Town Lake Condo Amd Town Lake Residences Condo
Travis Country Green Travis Country West Sec 01 Travis Green Condo
Travis Heights Travis Heights Condo The Amd Travis Landing
Travis Landing 02 Ph 05 Treadwell Add Sec 03 Treehouse Condo
Tuscan Village - Villas of Tuscan Village - Lakewa Twentyone24 Condo Amd Ulit H
Ulit H Add 02 University Hills Sec 01 University Hills Sec 02 Ph 02
University Hills Sec 03 Ph 02 University Hills Sec 04 Ph 04 Verrado
Versante Canyon Versante Canyon Homes Condo Victoria Glen
Villa Govalle Villa Suena Sec 02 Village 16 At Anderson Mill
Village 18 At Anderson Mill Ph 02 Village At Ledge Stone Condo Village At Western Oaks 08
Village At Western Oaks 09 Village At Western Oaks Sec 15 Village At Western Oaks Sec 16
Village At Western Oaks Sec 17 Village Sec 02 Village Sec 04
Villas At Davenport Ranch Amd Villas At Spanish Oaks The Villas At Treemont Amd
Villas On Travis Condo Amd Vintage Hills Sec 02 Vintage Hills Sec 04
Violet Crown Heights Sec 2 Residence Vista Grande W Austin Hotel and Residences
WALNUT CREEK ENCLAVE Walnut Crossing Sec 01 Walnut Hills Sec 04
WALNUT HILLS SEC 5 PID WALSH 360 Townhomes Waterfall on Lake Travis
Waterford Condo Amd Waterloo Watersedge Sec 02-A
Watersmark at Barton Creek Wells Branch Wendlandt & Staehely Resub
West Oak West Park Add WEST RIM
WESTCLIFF CONDO PH 02 AMD Westcreek Sec 10 Ph C Western Trails Estates
Westfield A Westfield Plaza Condo Amd Westminster Glen Ph 01-E
Westview on Lake Austin Westview On Lake Austin Ph C Willow Creek
Windsor Hills Sec 06 Woodlands Sec 03 The Woods at Four Points
Woods Brushy Creek Sec 01 Woods Brushy Creek Sec 02 Ph 04 Yaupon Ck Sec 1 Am Lt 13&15 Bl
Zilker Park Condominiums Zilker Park Residences - Zilkr on the Park Condomi

Areas in Austin TX

Austin - Central Austin - East Austin - North Central
Austin - Northwest Austin - South Austin - Southeast
Austin - Southwest Austin - West-Westlake Cedar Park-Leander
Dripping Springs-Wimberley Northwest Travis Co. Pflugerville
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Rivers & Oaks Realty, LLC
580 La Ventana Pkwy
Driftwood, TX