Foster Heights Homes for Sale
- MLS® #: 3182530
- 1185 Coleto St
- Austin, TX 78702
- 3 BD 3 BA 1552 Sq Ft 0.08 AC
- Taking Backups
- MLS® #: 1787134
- 2008 Rosewood Ave #b
- Austin, TX 78702
- 0.08 AC
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||21||64||$417,305||$315||$393,000||$298||3%|
*Foster Heights Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of December 15th, 2017 at 8:10am CST.
Foster Heights is a historic area in East Austin and one of the hottest neighborhoods in Travis County's 78702 zip code. Located south of Rosewood Avenue, east of Chestnut Street, west of Chicon Street and north of E 12 Street, this community is just 2 miles from Downtown Austin and only a mile and a half to Brackenridge Hospital or the University of Texas-Austin campus.
For many buyers of Foster Heights homes for sale, the early 1900s bungalows and quaint 1960’s Craftsman cottages are the attraction. The 60 homes within this neighborhood mix with several multi-family condominium buildings making for an eclectic feel that fits nicely within the small communities that make up East Austin.
Many owners of Foster Heights homes for sale have remodeled their residences with the latest in "green" eco-friendly features without losing their traditional charm.
Foster Heights homes for sale are in East Austin. The neighborhood runs south of E 12th Street with Rosewood Ave on the south, Chestnut Ave on the east and Chicon Street on the west. Interstate 35, E 14th St. E. 12th St. Pleasant Valley Rd. I- 35 provides north-south access through the city, and Downtown Austin is less than 2 miles west.
The Foster Heights neighborhood is experiencing an exciting revitalization. There are many eateries and bars with live music venues within walking or biking distance, and Downtown is just minutes away. Art galleries and studio openings abound during the bi-annual EAST Art Studio Tour.
History enthusiasts will love proximity to the French Legation Museum, the LBJ Library, the Texas Music Museum, and the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center. Rosewood Park offers a seasonal pool where neighbors can ""cool off"" while the Boggy Creek Greenbelt is excellent for hiking or biking. Fiesta Mart and HEB grocery store are just 2.4 miles away for easy grocery shopping.
There are cool restaurants and bars within easy walking or biking distance, and nearby parks offer plenty of recreational opportunities. Concerts at the Frank Erwin Center and UT baseball at Disch-Falk Field are popular activities within a few miles.
Foster Heights homes for sale are within the Austin ISD. Students attend Blackshear Elementary School (PK -5), Kealing Middle School (6-8), and McCallum or Austin High School (9-12). Huston-Tillotson College and Austin Community College are in the neighborhood, and UT Austin is just 1.3 miles away, easily accessible via public transportation.
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 December 15th, 2017 at 8:10am 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.