Kirk Heights Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||1||3||$340,000||$343||$340,000||$343||-8%|
*Kirk Heights Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of October 22nd, 2016 at 12:16am CDT.
Kirk Heights Austin
Today’s buyers are having a love affair with everything mid-century in design. Whether it is real estate, furnishings or even fashion, this period seems to capture the imagination and return us to a simpler time of our lives (or in some cases, our parents lives). In Austin, many of the suburban neighborhoods along North Lamar Boulevard date to the 1950s and 1960s placing these areas in the crosshairs of those who want a retro home. Kirk Heights, located midway between North Lamar Boulevard and Airport Boulevard in Travis County’s 78752 zip code, is one of those targets.
Only 6 miles from Downtown Austin, Kirk Heights is a community of about 38 single story ranch homes with brick and siding exteriors. In their day, these 850-1,500 square feet homes were considered relatively average. Today, most buyers would see these homes as smaller than average fitting with the trend toward small spaces. Those wanting a renovation project indeed find Kirk Heights homes for sale an excellent opportunity to use their sweat and creativity to create the home of their dreams.
Where is Kirk Heights Austin TX?
Kirk Heights homes for sale are about 6 miles north of Downtown Austin above W. Koenig Lane. From the Texas State Capitol, take Interstate 35 N to US-290 W turning right on Airport Boulevard. Take a right on Denson Drive. Turn left on Guadalupe Street to Hammack Drive or Wilmes Drive. This neighborhood is on Wilmes Drive and Hammack drive between Burns Street and Irma Drive. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is 17 miles from Kirk Heights.
Things to do near Kirk Heights
One of the biggest draws of this quiet, well-established neighborhood is its location close to quality schools, parks and nearby shopping and dining. North Lamar Boulevard has a wide selection of small shops and eateries that residents enjoy within a couple of miles of their home. Buyers of Kirk Heights homes for sale appreciate having an HEB grocery store within 3 miles of the neighborhood. Also, kids of all ages love Reilly School Park with its basketball court, sports fields, and picnic and play areas. Beverly Sheffield Northwest District Park is only 2.5 miles from this community and offers residents a sparkling pool in which to splash and swim during Austin’s warm summer months.
Kirk Heights Schools
Austin ISD serves students living in Kirk Heights. Reilly Elementary (K-5), Lamar Middle (6-8), and McCallum High School (9-12) are the designated schools for this community. Private schools in this area include St. Francis Catholic School (PK-8), the Griffin School (9-12), and Paragon Prep (K-8).
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from October 22nd, 2016 at 12:16am CDT. 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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