Austin, TX Real Estate

Austin TX Real Estate Overview

Austin Real Estate

(Photo Courtesy of wxman76 /

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.




Open Houses


Short Sales







Austin TX Real Estate Stats

Average Price in Austin: $730,154  County Average: $719,970

Average Taxes in Austin: $11,012  County Average: $10,539

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Austin: $292  County Average: $279

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 2010 GOODRICH CONDOMINIUMS 2020 Congress Condo
3505 Villa Court Condo Addison AGAVE
Allandale Oaks Allandale Park Sec 05 Amarra Drive Ph 02
Amarra Drive Ph 03 Amber Oaks 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 Heights Austin Lake Estates Sec 01
Austin Lake Hills Sec 02 Austin Lake Hills Sec 03 Austin Proper
Austin Rivertree Condo Austins Colony Austins Colony Ph 05 Sec 02
Austonian Condo Community Autumn Woods Avana
Avenue Lofts Condo 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 West Balcones Woods Sec 01
Banister Acres Sec 02 Banister Heights Barton Creek
Barton Creek Abc West Ph 01 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
Belterra Belterra - Seneca Trails Belterra Ph 2 Sec 5d
Belterra Ph 3 Sec 11a Belterra Ph 4 Sec 12b Belterra Ph 4 Sec 18
Belterra Ph II Sec 2 Belvedere Belvedere Ph 01
Belvedere Ph 02 Belvedere Ph 04 Bend At Nuckols Crossing Ph 01
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
Brykerwoods E Buckingham Ridge Sec 05 Buena Vista
Buratti & Cherico Bush Ranch Ph 1 Rev Cambridge Condo Amd
Canterbury Square Canyon Creek Sec 01 Canyons At Lake Travis
Canyonside Capital Heights Cardinal Hills
Cardinal Hills Unit 02 Cascada Condo Amd 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
Cooper Villas Copperfield 04 Sec I-B Copperfield Sec 01 Ph B
Coronado Hills Sec 03 Costa Bella Cottages At Spillman Ridge Con
Countryside Sec 01 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 Davenport Rim Condo Amd Dawson
Delwood Sec 04 Division A Division B
Division E Division O Division Z
Dominion Hill Driving Park Add Dunbarton Oaks
East 11 St East 5th Condos East Shore
Eastfield Easton Park Eastover
Edgecreek Condo Amd Edgewick Eldridge T
Emerald Forest Sec 05 Encino Terrace Enclave At Alta Vista Amd
Enclave at Estancia Enclave of the Springs Enfield C
Escala At 34th Condo Escondera Condo Amd Escorial Condo
Estates Above Lost Creek Estates Brentwood Ethans View
Exposition Brownstone Condo Fair Grounds Feighner Subdivision
Five Fifty 05 Condo Amd Flintrock At Hurst Creek Ph 01 Flintrock At Hurst Creek Ph 03
Flintrock At Hurst Creek Ph 05 Ford Oaks Annex Resub FOREST BLUFF
Forest Oaks Resub Of Lt 1 Blo Foster Four Points
Free & Williams Gabardine Condo 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 32 Green Trails Estates Resub Green Valley 01
Greenbriar Sec 01 Greenshores On Lake Austin Ph Greenslopes Ph 01
Greenwood Forest Sec 01 Greenwood Towers Amd Greyrock Ridge
Harper Park Harrell John M Harris Ridge Ph 03 Sec 01
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 03 Hillcrest Sec 04
Hills Lakeway Ph 04 Hills Lakeway Ph 09 Hills Lost Creek Sec 04 Ph A
Hills of Bear Creek Hillside Amd The Hobbs Add
Hollow At Slaughter Creek Sec Homestead Sec 02 Homewood Heights
Hudson Bend - Canopy Hudson Bend Colony 02 Hughes Park Lake 02
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
Ladera Ph 1 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 1 Sec 8a
Lakewind Estates Sec 03 Lakewood Sec 01 Lamplight Village Sec 03
Las Cimas Sec 01 Las Colinas Amd Laurelwood Estates
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 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 Sec 11 Milwood Sec 22
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
Nokonah Condo Amd 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 Woods Northwood 03 Northwoods At Avery Ranch
Oak At Twin Creeks Sec 02 The Oak Brook Sec 2a Oak Cliff Add
Oak Forest Sec 04 Amd Oak Lawn Sec 02 Oak Ridge Heights Sec 01
Oak Run West Oak Shadows Condominium Phase 111 Oakmont Heights
Old Town Condo Rev 1998 Olympic Heights Sec 02 Onion Creek
Onion Creek Add 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 Peck R H Pheasant Run Sec 02
Pickle Clara Pioneer Crossing East Sec 05 PIONEER CROSSING WEST
PIONEER HILL Plaza Place Polis Addition
Polo Club Posada Del Rey Condo Amd PRADO
Presidio Courtyards Preston Village PUBLIC Lofts
Quail Hollow Sec 02 Rabb Inwood Hills Railyard Condo 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 River Oak Lake Estates Sec 04 River Place Sec 04
River Place Sec 06 River Place Sec 15 River Ridge
Riverside Meadows Sec 02 Rob Roy On Lake Sec 02 Rob Roy Ph 02
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 07 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 Sec 17b
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 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 Spear G W Spence Add
Spicewood At Balcones Villages Spillman Ranch Ph 01 Sec 01 Spillman Ranch Ph 01 Sec 02
Spillman Ranch Ph 03 Spillman Ranch Ph 04 Spring Condo Amd
Springdale Creek Springdale Hills Springfield Ph B Sec 05
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 Sweetbriar Sweetman R L Add
Sweetwater Sweetwater Ranch Sweetwater Ranch Sec 1 Village
Sweetwater Ranch Sec 2 Village Sweetwater Sec 1 Village G-2 Sweetwater Sec 2 Village F1
Swisher Add Tarry Town 04 Tarry Town 05
Tarrytown Tarrytown Oaks Taylor V E 02
Texan Shoal Creek Texas Oaks 10 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 Timberline Terrace Sec 03 Tobin & Johnson
Towers Town Lake Condo Amd Town Lake Residences Condo Trailwood Village One At Travi
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 Twin Oaks Add
Ulit H Add 02 University Hills Sec 01 University Hills Sec 03 Ph 02
University Hills Sec 04 Ph 04 Verrado Versante Canyon
Versante Canyon Homes Condo 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 Sec 12 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 Spanish Oaks The Villas At Treemont Amd Villas Lost Canyon Condo Amd
Villas On Travis Condo Amd Vintage Hills Sec 02 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 Watersmark at Barton Creek Wells Branch
Wendlandt & Staehely Resub West Oak West Park Add
WEST RIM Western Trails Estates Westfield A
Westfield Plaza Condo Amd Westminster Glen Ph 01-E Westview on Lake Austin
Westview On Lake Austin Ph C Willa Place Willow Creek
Windsor Hills Sec 06 Windsor Park Sec 03 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 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
Round Rock

Most Popular Listing

Popular Austin Real Estate

Most Expensive Listing

Expensive Austin Real Estate

Least Expensive Listing

Cheap Austin Real Estate

Listings in Austin

Gorgeous great hills 2 story home with open floor plan on a level lot and a quiet cul-de-sac...

Shaded by mature spanish and live oak trees, this lot has a flat building site and is located towards the back of the subdivision, on a street with only 10 homes...

Awesome east Austin cherrywood location minutes from downtown and the university of texas...

Gorgeous newer construction in travis heights! steve zagorski designed and moazami built in 2013 includes 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 2 living and 2 car garage...

Reduced $200k for a quick sale!! sold as is. motivated seller...

900 sf hyde park retail for lease. layout is reception office and manager's office by the street and large open area with kitchen and bathroom in back...

Popular brykerwoods neighborhood- value is in the ...

Fabulous 5 bedroom home situated on a greenbelt lot...

Lot 402 oertli combined listing with 404 oertli mls# 7783209 investment opportunity unit a (front unit) pier & beam 3 bed, 1 bath, ready to lease, 2nd unit b (rear unit) 4 bed, 2 bath, ready to lease, apartment back of unit b (can be converted back)...

please allow 30 minute notice. title opened with andrea kurtz at Austin title....

Located in the heart of the e. 7th st. and chicon revitalization area with lots of residential and commercial development taking place...


gated for privacy and walking distance to maudie's, uno's or Austin country club. located in exemplary bridge point elementary area....

high efficiency tankless water heater, full spray foam insulation, internet ready thermostat w/outdoor sensor, prewired for security system, Austin energy green built level 2. fantastic amenity center and metrorail all within walking distance!...

Over half an acre of pristine land ready for your new home...

west of mopac at rm 2222, it has easy access to downtown, ut, shopping and restaurants in central Austin. hardiepanel stucco exterior & detached garage. a must see to appreciate....

Fabulous home in parkside area of steiner ranch* large lot* beautiful gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, tile backsplash, ss appliances, breakfast bar and breakfast area overlooking side yard* large family room with window wall overlooking backyard* game room & bonus room up* 4 bedrooms with master down* garden tub & separate shower in maser bath* fans in all bedrooms* security system owned* wood privacy fence* full sprinkler system* fireplace not functional, will be repaired...

Stunning limestone custom in private, lush setting on ...

5 town home with wood flooring throughout, private yard/patio, walk in closets and lots of storage all within minutes to downtown Austin!...

walking distance to justine's and many other east Austin hot spots + lady bird lake hike & bike trail. strs allowed up to 2 mos/yr....

Property Search

Saved Properties

This is a list of your favorite properties. We will email you if a property is reduced or leaves the market.

Click 'Save' to add a property to this list.

Register / Login

New & returning visitors please enter your information to login.

By clicking 'register' you are agreeing to our terms of use & giving us expressed written consent to contact you.

Questions? Comments? Complaints?

This message will go directly to the head of our team.

Location & Address

Stacy Bass
580 La Ventana Pkwy
Driftwood, TX