Northtowne Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||24||18||$403,750||$317||$390,000||$321||1%|
*Northtowne Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of January 29th, 2020 at 3:10pm CST.
Northtowne, in the North Shoal Creek area of North Central Austin, continues to be a prime spot for buyers searching for a home in Travis County’s 78757 zip code. Only 8 miles from Downtown Austin, this community attracts those who need to be close to transportation, bus lines, and major highways. Centered between Interstate 35 and Hwy-183, this area has some of Austin’s more affordable real estate for homes built during the 1960s housing boom.
Considered mid-century style and averaging just over 1,600 square feet, most owners of these 1 and 2-story traditional homes have updated Northtowne homes for sale with wood and tile flooring, kitchens with stainless and granite and new paint and lighting. Most homes with the typical 2 to 4-bedroom floor plan have open space kitchens, small bedrooms, and living rooms with picture windows that face the street, or family rooms with sliding glass doors that face the back yard. The iconic long, low roofline remains on most of these homes although some owners have expanded upwards adding a second story and additional space to their home.
An authentic suburban setting, Northtowne homes for sale are close to area shopping, dining, and entertainment. Buyers considering this area find a variety of sizes of homes with siding exteriors detailed in brick, stone, shutters, and wrought iron trellises. Softened over the years by the lovely overhang of mature trees, most homes have developed their unique look and patina adding character to their street making evening walks along the streets and sidewalks delightful.
Where is Northtowne Austin TX?
Northtowne is 8 miles from Downtown Austin. Take TX-1 Loop N / MoPac Expressway to Steck Avenue heading east. Turn left on Stillwood Lane into the neighborhood. Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is 18 miles from this community via Hwy-183 S.
Things to do near Northtowne
Living near an elementary school is always a plus in real estate. The ability to walk or bike to school, along with play fields and green space, is attractive to many buyers of Northtowne homes for sale. Pillow School Park is a real asset to the Northtowne residential community. Also, being so close to TX-Loop 1 / MoPac Expressway as well as Hwy-183 creates many possibilities with such proximity to employment areas, shopping, and entertainment. The Domain is about 4 miles from most homes. The Village Shopping Center with stores such as Steinmart and a Walmart Supercenter across the street makes running errands a breeze. For an evening out, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and Bartlett's restaurant are less than a mile away and walkable from many homes.
Austin ISD serves residents of Northtowne. Pillow Elementary (K-5), Burnet Middle School (6-8), and Anderson High School (9-12) are the assigned schools for this community. Private schools located nearby include Paragon Prep (K-8), Austin Jewish Academy (PK-6), and St Francis School (PK-8).
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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 January 29th, 2020 at 3:10pm 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.