Cortona Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||3||67||$3,686,667||$617||$2,775,000||$666||9%|
*Cortona Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of January 22nd, 2017 at 10:00am CST.
The West Austin community of Cortona looks much like its Italian namesake. Tuscan-inspired architecture sets these 23-plus acre homes apart from many in the Westlake Hills area. In a neighborhood of fewer than 20 residences and only 5 miles from Downtown Austin, these homes are some of Austin’s finest and most impressive.
Cortona is a gorgeous community off Westlake Drive in Travis County’s 78746 zip code. Buyers of Cortona homes for sale marvel at the size of these dwellings that average between 5,000 and 6,000 square feet of living space. Cortona properties, developed in the mid-2000s, measure up to over 23-acres yet they are minutes from major connector roads leading into the city or north to Austin’s technology corridor. With fabulous views of the Texas Hill Country and Downtown Austin, Cortona offers residents a private setting for these architecturally magnificent residences. Stone, stucco, arched windows, and Mediterranean-tile or metal roofs grace these amazing houses.
Cortona homes for sale have the finest finishes and features, with spaces that work well for an active lifestyle and entertaining. Outdoor kitchens, enormous family rooms with stone fireplaces, covered patios that terrace down to swimming pools and gardens, work to impress even the most sophisticated buyer. With up to 7 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms, these homes can accommodate visits from family and guests. Looking out from the balcony or deck of one of these 1 to 3-story homes, one can imagine they are living in the Italian countryside, yet they are within minutes of highly-acclaimed schools, upscale shopping, and several excellent restaurants.
Where is Cortona Austin TX?
Ask your Realty Austin agent about Cortona homes for sale. From Downtown, Austin, take Lake Austin Boulevard to Redbud Trail. Take a left, crossing the river, and continue on Redbud Trail to Westlake Drive. Take a left and follow Westlake Drive to Carrara into the community. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is 15 miles away via Capital of Texas Highway/Loop 360 and Highway 290/Highway 71 E.
Things to do near Cortona
With a location only 5 miles from Downtown Austin, buyers of Cortona homes can spend an evening in the city, visiting galleries, taking in a game at University of Texas at Austin or dining at one of Austin’s trendy restaurants. Closer to home, The Village of Westlake, only 2 miles away, has an HEB grocery store, Starbucks, and several specialty stores. For more upscale shopping, Barton Creek Square is less than 3 miles away with major department stores, theater and many specialty shops including an Apple Store.
Eanes ISD serves students living in Cortona. Eanes Elementary (K-5), Hill Country Middle (6-8), and Westlake High (9-12) are the assigned schools for this community. Trinity Episcopal (K-8) and Fusion Academy (6-12) are about 4 miles away. The Girl’s School of Austin (K-8) is only 4 miles from most homes.
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from January 22nd, 2017 at 10:00am 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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