Balcones Woods Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||26||17||$434,614||$219||$421,460||$213||0%|
*Balcones Woods Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of December 8th, 2016 at 8:16am CST.
Balcones Woods Austin
Established neighborhood, large lots, prime Austin location and excellent schools. Balcones Woods has it all. This Travis County neighborhood is in the 78759 zip code and offers the high quality of life that buyers seek.
Balcones Woods homes for sale, built in the 1970s and 1980s, are nicely sized homes with many featuring tasteful remodeling and updated details. Lots are large with shady oak trees, lush green landscaping and obvious pride in ownership. Exteriors are typically brick or siding in classic ranch or traditional designs. Standard features include covered porches for enjoying the outdoors, generously sized backyards with privacy fences, irrigation systems, decks, and outdoor entertaining areas.
Interiors average 1,900 square feet with 3-5 bedrooms and 2-4 bathrooms. Like the exteriors, many homes offer extensive updates and remodeling including recessed lighting, high ceilings, open floor plans, and newly appointed kitchens. Additional features include fireplaces, wood floors, and new windows. From inside to out, these lovely homes combine all the updates that buyers want with the deeply rooted history this established neighborhood affords.
Where is Balcones Woods Austin TX?
Located in the 78759 zip code, Balcones Woods homes for sale are 11 miles from Downtown Austin. Developed off Hwy 183 from Balcones Woods Drive, this neighborhood is 19 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.
Things to do near Balcones Woods
Balcones Woods homes for sale has a prime location near the intersection of Highway 183 and MoPac Expressway / TX-1 Loop. This area is one of the best in town for amenities, shopping, and dining. Shoppers drive just 3 miles to The Domain or less than 2 miles to The Arboretum at Great Hills and Gateway Shopping Centers. These retail areas offer national chain stores, department stores, casual diners, movie theaters, and even grocery stores. For checkups and other health care needs, Seton Northwest Hospital is less than 1 reassuring mile away. Chuy’s Tex-Mex, an Austin favorite where residents love to meet friends for some south-of-the-border fare, is less than 1 mile away. Less than 2 miles away is Austin Pure Fitness, which, because of its access to Quarry Lake, is an ideal place for triathlete training.
With its convenient access to both Hwy 183 and MoPac, residents quickly travel to Cedar Park, Round Rock, Georgetown and all parts of Austin for work, fun and education. Major area employers include Dell Computer Corporation, National Instruments Corporation, and Austin ISD.
Balcones Woods Schools
The Austin ISD serves the students of Balcones Woods. Younger students attend Will Davis Elementary (PK-5) with older students attending Murchison Middle (6-8) and Anderson High School (9-12). The high school is one of the few in the Central Texas area that offers an International Baccalaureate Program and also features an award-winning band program. Private school options include a less than 1-mile drive to Hyde Park Baptist High School (9-12), a 5-mile drive to Austin Jewish Academy (K-8), and a 5-mile drive to Trillium Montessori (Infant-6 years).
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from December 8th, 2016 at 8:16am 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.
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