Mount Bonnell Shores Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||2||31||$2,612,500||$492||$1,225,000||$287||5%|
*Mount Bonnell Shores Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of March 30th, 2020 at 1:55pm CDT.
Mount Bonnell Shores Austin
The ultimate “move up” home in Austin has got to be along the banks of the Colorado River in Mount Bonnell Shores. Mount Bonnell Shores, on the east side of Lake Austin, includes the area along Mt Bonnell Road as well as the adjacent man-made island known as Island at Mount Bonnell Shores, a gated community along Water’s Edge Drive.
Mount Bonnell Shores homes for sale are some of the most prestigious and expensive luxury homes and considered to be the best in Central Austin. Just 6 miles from Downtown Austin, these magnificent homes average over 7,000 square feet in size and have views of the skyline and the Texas Hill Country from atop the cliffs overlooking the river. Most residences in this area have an average age of about 35 years and sit back from the road on home sites with mature trees and shrubs.
Architecture in Mount Bonnell Shores varies from classic Mediterranean to contemporary, and many Mount Bonnell Shores homes have a stone, stucco or brick exterior meticulously detailed and have exquisitely landscaped yards. Custom builders such as Buffington Homes, Legend Homes, and Capital Homes have created these exceptional residences. In addition to Colorado River views, many have views of Dry Creek or Bright Leaf Preserve. Island at Mount Bonnell Shores homes for sale are tucked in along Water’s Edge Drive with swimming pools, multi-car garages, boat houses and steps running down to the water.
Where is Mount Bonnell Shores Austin?
From Downtown Austin, take TX-1 Loop N / MoPac Expressway to W 35th Street. Heading west on Balcones Drive continue to Mount Bonnell Road. Mount Bonnell Shores homes for sale are 19 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Travis County’s 78731 zip code.
Things to do near Mount Bonnell Shores
Buyers considering Mount Bonnell Shores homes for sale may find a limited opportunity for ownership as these homes do not come on the market often. The privacy, location, craftsmanship, and lifestyle that these homes offer makes them highly desirable. Many Austinites discover the area when they hike to the top of the 775-foot Mount Bonnell viewing platform. From there, they can see these homes along the shoreline. After their hike, they may stop to eat at Dry Creek Café where a jukebox and deck offer visitors and neighbors a great place to meet up with friends.
Mount Bonnell Shores Schools
Austin ISD serves students living in Mount Bonnell. Highland Park Elementary (K-5), Lamar Middle (6-8) and McCallum High School (9-12) are the assigned schools for this neighborhood. Kirby Hall School (K-12), an option for a private education, is less than 5 miles from most homes.
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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 March 30th, 2020 at 1:55pm 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. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.