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5804 Westslope Dr - MLS# 9624505
  • $700,000
  • Pending
  • Taking Backups
  • MLS® #: 9624505 
  • Northwest Hills
  • 5804 Westslope Dr
  • Austin, TX 78731
  •   4 BD 3 BA 2470 Sq Ft 0.34 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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8520 Bowling Green Dr - MLS# 4831463
  • $429,000
  • Pending
  • Taking Backups
  • MLS® #: 4831463 
  • Bowling Green
  • 8520 Bowling Green Dr
  • Austin, TX 78757
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1451 Sq Ft 0.25 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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8508 Contour Dr - MLS# 6338294
  • $399,000
  • Pending
  • Taking Backups
  • MLS® #: 6338294 
  • Wooten Park
  • 8508 Contour Dr
  • Austin, TX 78757
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1218 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: Realty Austin
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2802 Rock Way - MLS# 6802965
  • $2,000,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 6802965 
  • Rollingwood
  • 2802 Rock Way
  • Austin, TX 78746
  •   2 BD 2 BA 2387 Sq Ft 0.4 AC
  • Residential
Office: Wilson & Goldrick REALTORS
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4300 Balcones Dr - MLS# 8553867
  • $1,995,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 8553867 
  • Balcones Park Add
  • 4300 Balcones Dr
  • Austin, TX 78731
  •   4 BD 5 BA 3640 Sq Ft 0.48 AC
  • Residential
Office: Compass RE Texas, LLC
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3422 Mount Barker Dr - MLS# 2916800
  • $1,750,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 2916800 
  • Balcones Park
  • 3422 Mount Barker Dr
  • Austin, TX 78731
  •   4 BD 4 BA 3252 Sq Ft 0.36 AC
  • Residential
Office: LindenDwell Real Estate
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  • $899,990
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 6594273 
  • Granberry Park
  • 1807 Parker Ln
  • Austin, TX 78741
  •   4 BD 3 BA 3480 Sq Ft 0.58 AC
  • Residential
Office: Fuse Realty, LLC
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8805 Mountain Ridge Dr - MLS# 4672275
  • $875,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 4672275 
  • Great Hills
  • 8805 Mountain Ridge Dr
  • Austin, TX 78759
  •   3 BD 4 BA 3012 Sq Ft 0.29 AC
  • Residential
Office: Presidio Group, REALTORS
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10734 Centennial Trl - MLS# 6802020
  • $799,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 6802020 
  • Estates Brentwood
  • 10734 Centennial Trl
  • Austin, TX 78726
  •   4 BD 3 BA 2878 Sq Ft 0.51 AC
  • Residential
Office: Twelve Rivers Realty
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  • $749,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 9923406 
  • Oak Ridge Heights
  • 2706 Oak Crest Ave #1
  • Austin, TX 78704
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1860 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: Kuper Sotheby's Itl Rlty
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5017 Highland Ct - MLS# 4592975
  • $650,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 4592975 
  • Highland Park Court
  • 5017 Highland Ct
  • Austin, TX 78731
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1992 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: Allure Real Estate
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3014 Yellowpine Ter - MLS# 3552754
  • $645,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 3552754 
  • Allandale Park
  • 3014 Yellowpine Ter
  • Austin, TX 78757
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1738 Sq Ft 0.23 AC
  • Residential
Office: Coldwell Banker United REALTOR
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1413 Kamar Dr - MLS# 6553276
  • $624,900
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 6553276 
  • Wooten Park
  • 1413 Kamar Dr
  • Austin, TX 78757
  •   4 BD 2 BA 2209 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: NB Elite Realty
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1508 Weyford Dr - MLS# 5954842
  • $595,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 5954842 
  • Wooten Park
  • 1508 Weyford Dr
  • Austin, TX 78757
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1800 Sq Ft 0.21 AC
  • Residential
Office: Moreland Properties
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408 Starlight Village Loop - MLS# 7393021
  • $570,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 7393021 
  • Starlight Village
  • 408 Starlight Village Loop
  • Leander, TX 78641
  •   4 BD 4 BA 2243 Sq Ft
  • Residential
Office: Keller Williams - Lake Travis
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104 Adventurer - MLS# 3957332
  • $535,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 3957332 
  • Lakeway
  • 104 Adventurer
  • Lakeway, TX 78734
  •   4 BD 2 BA 3050 Sq Ft 0.22 AC
  • Residential
Office: Moreland Properties
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5807 Sierra Madre - MLS# 9241182
  • $490,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 9241182 
  • Summit Oaks
  • 5807 Sierra Madre
  • Austin, TX 78759
  •   4 BD 3 BA 1692 Sq Ft 0.51 AC
  • Residential
Office: Lynx Property Services
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3313 Merrie Lynn Ave - MLS# 4038663
  • $430,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 4038663 
  • Mcquown A N
  • 3313 Merrie Lynn Ave
  • Austin, TX 78722
  •   3 BD 1 BA 1440 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: PERSPECTIVE PROPERTIES
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1504 Olive St - MLS# 6836546
  • $419,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 6836546 
  • Snyder Add
  • 1504 Olive St
  • Georgetown, TX 78626
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1987 Sq Ft 0.21 AC
  • Residential
Office: eXp Realty LLC
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  • $364,900
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 7638851 
  • Eastfield
  • 4713 Louis Ave
  • Austin, TX 78721
  •   2 BD 1 BA 988 Sq Ft 0.15 AC
  • Residential
Office: Century 21 Hellmann Stribling
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420 Starlight Village Loop - MLS# 8172596
  • $344,900
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 8172596 
  • Starlight Village
  • 420 Starlight Village Loop
  • Leander, TX 78641
  •   2 BD 3 BA 1371 Sq Ft
  • Residential
Office: Keller Williams Realty C.P.
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8408 Bar K Ranch Rd - MLS# 1227652
  • $334,900
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 1227652 
  • Bar-k Ranches
  • 8408 Bar K Ranch Rd
  • Lago Vista, TX 78645
  •   3 BD 2 BA 1712 Sq Ft 0.21 AC
  • Residential
Office: Keller Williams Realty
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1902 Forest Hill Dr - MLS# 4848816
  • $315,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 4848816 
  • Park Forest
  • 1902 Forest Hill Dr
  • Austin, TX 78745
  •   3 BD 1 BA 888 Sq Ft 0.18 AC
  • Residential
Office: Wilson & Goldrick REALTORS
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616 Conway Dr - MLS# 5384119
  • $199,000
  • Active
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  • MLS® #: 5384119 
  • Conway I
  • 616 Conway Dr
  • San Marcos, TX 78666
  •   2 BD 2 BA 1726 Sq Ft 0.24 AC
  • Residential
Office: Hart Properties
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Market Statistics for Mid-Century Modern Homes

# Listings Average DOM Average Price Average $/SqFt Median Price Median $/SqFt Average % Reduced
Active Listings 22 68 $724,800 $330 $1,750,000 $538 3%
Pending Listings 14 37 $557,968 $316 $399,000 $328 4%
Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings) 0 0 $0 $0 $0 $0 0%

*Mid-Century Modern Homes Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of February 24th, 2019 at 12:10am CST.

Mid-Century Modern Homes for Sale

The key to understanding Mid-Century Modern style homes is to understand the era in which they evolved. Mid-Century Modern design spans from the end of the Great Depression in the 1930’s to the mid-1960’s. Several factors influenced architects during this period, including the need for housing constructed quickly and affordably. In 1945, as World War II veterans returned home to marry and raise families, developers saw an opportunity to create suburban communities. Architects and builders responded with what we now refer to as Mid-Century Modern Homes.

Where to Find Mid-Century Modern Homes in Austin

Mid-Century Modern style homes for sale are abundant in Austin and located in many sizes, locations, and price points. In suburban neighborhoods surrounding Central Austin such as those along Windsor Road, and in Tarrytown and Allandale. There are also Mid-Century Modern style homes for sale in South Austin.

Newer construction often replicates this versatile style as designers use these elements in high-end custom homes. Those who have their heart set on a Mid-Century Modern home include 78757, 78731, 78752, and 78723 zip codes in their search. Whether looking for a Ranch, Colonial, Cape Cod, or Tudor Cottage design, buyers enjoy exploring homes from this exceptional period.

Features & Floorplans

Mid-Century style homes are simple and functional. Architect Cliff May combined Arts and Crafts with Prairie style to create what is now known as the ranch house. But, other architects were also at work trying to find simple, easy to build designs that would work to meet the rising demand for housing. Construction during those years also included Tudor Cottages and Cape Cod Colonials. These homes, often more expensive, tended to be more decorative with additional ornamentation such as exposed timbers and brick and stone detailing defining their exterior elevations.

Many refer to Frank Lloyd Wright when they think of architectural design during the post-war era, yet he was in the later years of his career during this period. By this time, he moved past Falling Waters, built in 1935, and began experimenting with concepts in urban design that focused on Usonian Houses. These homes, also designed to be practical, were constructed on a slab foundation without an attic. They had open floor plans, heated floors, built-in workspaces and lots of glass. When touring Austin, one can see the influence Wright’s designs had on developers who were busy building suburban neighborhoods during this timeframe. Some of Austin's more unique examples of Mid-Century Modern architecture are in neighborhoods built in the last decade of this period.

Mid-Century Modern interior design skewed in a different but complementary direction. Heavily influenced by Brazilian and Scandinavian architects, Mid-Century style has made a resurgence in the last few years as owners sought a sleeker and more sophisticated look for their home. Originally, designers of Mid-Century Modern style homes adopted open floor plans with designated areas instead of specific rooms.

Today, open space and flexible areas are standard in new construction, but this was a significant departure from earlier styles. The change happened when post and beam architectural design allowed builders to use fewer support walls and more windows. With the use of vast areas of glass, they created homes that have a dramatic effect both during the day and at night. Over the years, architects have taken the best of Mid-Century style to new heights inspired by the beauty and grace of some of these traditional homes.

History of Mid-Century Modern Design

The economic and social influences of the day created demand for simple, affordable housing. The Serviceman’s Readjustment Act of 1944, aka the G.I. Bill, provided government-backed loans that made home ownership possible for many young families. Suburban communities flourished with several types of homes that we now refer to as Mid-Century Modern homes. Often thought of as one style, the designation covers the following home designs: Minimal transitional (American Colonial), Minimal Tudor Cottage, Cape Cod, Usonian, Ranch, Lustron Pre-Fabs, Quonset Huts, A-Frame and Dome Houses.

In Austin, ranch homes tend to be the most popular style of Mid-Century Modern style homes for sale and are available in varying sizes and price points through the area. Just outside Downtown Austin, you also find Tudor, Cape Cod, and Colonial homes well represented.

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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 February 24th, 2019 at 12:10am 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.

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