Oak Lawn Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||7||38||$288,200||$226||$277,400||$231||1%|
*Oak Lawn Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of January 20th, 2017 at 4:16pm CST.
Oak Lawn Austin
Located 4.3 miles northeast of Downtown Austin, the Oak Lawn area is a community of single-family homes in East Austin. Near the intersection of East Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and Springdale Road, these homes are part of the 78721 zip code. About 1 mile west of Highway 183, Oak Lawn residents can readily access points of interest on this major thoroughfare, from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport to Northwest Austin, the Arboretum, and the suburbs beyond.
Dating to the early 1960s, original Oak Lawn homes for sale are 2 bedrooms of 700 to 1,000 square feet. Made of brick or vinyl siding, many of these bungalows and cottages are fixer-uppers ready to inspire aspiring home buyers. Two-story additions and modern upgrades also dot the community, creating an eclectic neighborhood with a variety of home styles. These remodels and new construction feature floor plans of up to 2,400 square feet and display modern touches such as vaulted ceilings, concrete flooring, quartz countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Open lots of less than a quarter acre provide homeowners the freedom to design their ideal outdoor space.
Where is Oak Lawn Austin?
About 4.3 miles northeast of Downtown Austin and 3 miles east of the University of Texas, Oak Lawn homes for sale are accessible via East 12th Street. From Downtown Austin, take East 12th Street from Interstate 35 to East Austin. Go 2.7 miles to Springdale Road and turn left. In a quarter mile turn right onto Bandera Road. Oak Lawn homes for sale are off of Meander Drive, Oak Cliff Drive, and Bandera Road.
Things to do near Oak Lawn
Part of an up-and-coming area of East Austin, Oak Lawn homes for sale are near casual hangouts Sahara Lounge blues bar and Willie's Bar-B-Que. Just across Springdale Road, Morris Williams Golf Course offers 18 holes and a driving range. Two miles northwest, the Mueller Development offers walking trails, a lakefront park, and playgrounds, as well as a shopping center including an HEB grocery store.
Oak Lawn Schools
Austin ISD serves the Oak Lawn community. Younger students attend Sims Elementary (PK-5), an easy walk from the neighborhood. Older students attend either Sadler Means Young Women's Leadership Academy (6-8) or Garcia Young Men's Leadership Academy (6-8), and Reagan High School (9-12). Many options for daycare, and private schools are nearby, including Care Academy (3 months – 3 years), St James Episcopal School (18 months – 6 years), Clearview Sudbury School (K-12), and Acton Academy (2-12).
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