Northwest Balcones Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||9||39||$477,667||$199||$442,500||$198||0%|
*Northwest Balcones Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of September 30th, 2016 at 5:00am CDT.
Northwest Balcones Austin
Northwest Balcones is a gorgeous established neighborhood in Northwest Austin, settled into the surrounding hills. This Travis County Community is in the 78750 zip code and offers home sites that are slightly oversized, giving residents plenty of room to enjoy outdoor recreation and entertaining.
With an average build date of 1985, Northwest Balcones homes for sale feature construction from the 1970s through the 1990s. Most have native limestone exteriors in traditional designs, blending perfectly with the native landscaping. These homes have tons of features to fully appreciated outdoor spaces like huge decks surrounding pools, hot tubs, and covered balconies and patios. Some back up to the northern end of Balcones Canyonlands Preserve, giving residents stunning natural views.
Interiors average 2,600 square feet with 3-5 bedrooms and 2-4 bathrooms. Many homes offer remodeled kitchens and bathrooms in addition to sunrooms, hardwood floors, wet bars, and fireplaces. Large windows and vaulted ceilings allow plenty of sunshine to flood the interiors. Some homes have coveted in-law floor plans with two master suites, convenient for visiting guests.
Where is Northwest Balcones Austin TX?
Located in the 78750 zip code, Northwest Balcones homes for sale are 16 miles from Downtown Austin. Developed along Old Lampasas Trail off Spicewood Springs Road via Talleyran Drive, this neighborhood is 24 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport via Hwy 183.
Things to do near Northwest Balcones
Northwest Balcones homes for sale have great access to everyday conveniences as well as outdoor recreation. Less than 1 mile from the neighborhood is Northwest Balcones Park, also known as Talleyran Park, where residents BBQ, play basketball, and hike on a 1-mile trail that leads down into the canyon. Residents also love that Balcones Country Club is just 3 miles away where they can golf, play tennis, and meet for happy hour. Retail opportunities abound with The Arboretum at Great Hills just 6 miles away and Lakeline Mall a quick 5-mile drive. For doctors’ appointments and other healthcare needs, Seton Northwest Hospital is a reassuring 6-mile drive.
Northwest Balcones is close to Highway 183 with access north to Cedar Park and Round Rock, and south to the rest of Austin. Living so close to major thoroughfares makes life in this neighborhood enjoyable and convenient.
Northwest Balcones Schools
The highly rated Round Rock ISD serves the students of Northwest Balcones. Younger students attend Laurel Mountain Elementary (PK-5) while older students attend Canyon Vista Middle (6-8) and Westwood High School (9-12). The high school enjoys an excellent reputation for its challenging academic program, championship sports teams, and award-winning music programs. Private school options include a less than 3-mile drive to Trillium Montessori (Infant-6 years) and a 4-mile drive to Hill Country Christian School of Austin (PK-12).
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from September 30th, 2016 at 5:00am 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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