Balcones Hills Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||3||8||$437,833||$251||$428,500||$239||-4%|
*Balcones Hills Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of January 22nd, 2018 at 10:10pm CST.
Balcones Hills Austin
Balcones Hills is a hidden treasure in Northwest Austin. This Travis County neighborhood, located in the 78759 zip code, features established homes on .25-acre lots, lending a secluded feel with tons of privacy.
Balcones Hills homes for sale, built in the 1960s, have brick or stone exteriors with 1-story designs. Many of these gracious homes offer extensive remodeling and updated features from new and larger windows, impressive entryways, exterior lighting and outdoor gathering spaces. The oversized lots boast mature trees and landscaping, adding valuable shade and beauty to these sought-after homes.
Interiors are even more impressive, averaging 2,500 square feet with 3-4 bedrooms and 2-3 bathrooms. Just as with the exteriors, the interiors include spectacular remodeling with all the updated features that buyers seek. Recessed lighting adds brightness, open floor plans and high ceilings expand the living space, and wood and tile flooring make surfaces gleam. Additional details include large remodeled kitchens with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, loads of built-ins and generous master suites.
Where is Balcones Hills Austin TX?
Located in the 78759 zip code, Balcones Hills homes for sale are just 8 miles from Downtown Austin. Developed along Greenslope Drive between Steck Avenue and Spicewood Springs Road, this neighborhood is 18 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
Things to do near Balcones Hills
Its prime location gives Balcones Hills homes for sale added value. This area has every shopping, service and recreation opportunity imaginable, allowing for active and dynamic lifestyles. Stillhouse Hollow Nature Preserve is a quick 1-mile drive to a scenic 1.2-mile loop for walking and hiking. Shopping enthusiasts have their pick from a 2-mile drive to The Arboretum at Great Hills and Gateway Shopping Centers to a 4-mile drive to The Domain. Chez Zee American Bistro, just 3 miles away, is an Austin icon with delicious food and imaginative cocktails amid whimsical décor. Excellent healthcare is attainable with an easy drive of just 5 miles to either St. David’s North Austin Medical Center or Seton Medical Center Austin.
With its proximity to both Highway 183 and MoPac Expressway / TX-1 Loop, residents quickly travel to all parts of Austin, Cedar Park, Round Rock, and Georgetown for work, school, or play.
Balcones Hills Schools
The Austin ISD serves the students of Balcones Hills. Younger students attend Hill Elementary (PK-5) while older students attend Murchison Middle (6-8) and L.C. Anderson High School. The high school boasts an award-winning band program and is one of a few high schools in Central Texas to include an International Baccalaureate Program. Private school options include a 1-mile drive to Austin Jewish Academy (K-8) and a 1-mile drive to Casner Christian Academy (PK-1).
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The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from January 22nd, 2018 at 10:10pm CST. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.