Shoalmont Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||23||34||$781,043||$396||$675,000||$375||1%|
*Shoalmont Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of January 27th, 2020 at 4:55pm CST.
One of Austin’s older neighborhood, Shoalmont dates back to the late 1930s with the vast majority of homes built in the early 1950s. As the popularity of Downtown Austin began to rise on a national level, properties around this area started to appreciate.
The appeal of homes with Mid-century architecture, in this north central portion of Austin, has surged in the past decade. Both the location and the style of these properties make Shoalmont homes for sale attractive to buyers. Shoalmont and the surrounding neighborhoods of Allandale, Crestwood, and Rosedale all bear one thing in common; that is to say, the homes themselves are anything but common.
A casual drive down Shoalwood Avenue will reveal a curio collection of house styles. Simple country cottages, Mid-century ranch style, and modern and historic bungalows co-mingle to make a unique and attractive neighborhood.
Shoalmont homes for sale share a prized location in Central Austin. Just miles north of Downtown Austin, this premier location affords employees, from a variety of industry sectors, a quick path home. With such proximity, homeowners have more time living with less time sitting behind the wheel of their car. This priority on “sense of place” is easily recognized in the well-maintained front porches and established canopy of trees that are ubiquitous throughout this neighborhood. Shoalmont homes for sale offer a bit of nostalgia for anyone who remembers a simpler time in life.
Where is Shoalmont Austin TX?
The Shoalmont neighborhood is a large community located in Travis County’s 78731 and 78756 zip codes. Homes in this area are south of Northland Drive between Burnet Road and Shoal Creek Boulevard and as far south as 49th Street. Residents have immediate access to I-35 from Koenig Lane but are closer (approximately 2 miles) to the Mopac Expressway for quick transit to North or South Austin.
North Lamar Boulevard is another efficient route to the University of Texas and barely 5 miles from most homes in Shoalmont.
Things to do near Shoalmont
The pedestrian nature of this neighborhood invites residents to explore the area on a bicycle or by foot. Residents of Shoalmont have several public park playgrounds nearby including the Brentwood neighborhood park, and the Beverly Sheffield District Park along the banks of Shoal Creek. The nearby Highland station offers a light rail train directly into the heart of downtown, or northward to the most contemporary sections of Austin. Foodies revel in the selection of top quality staples and culinary ingredients for sale at the nearby Central Market. There is also a high density of restaurants and brewpubs within the vicinity of Triangle Park, and along the neighboring North Lamar Boulevard.
Homes in Shoalmont are within Austin ISD. Buyers should consult with their Realty Austin agent for information regarding school boundaries and reported assessment scores. Students attend Highland Park (PK-5), or Gullet (PK-5) Elementary school, Lamar Middle School (6-8), and McCallum High School (9-12), a well-regarded performing arts academy.
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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 27th, 2020 at 4:55pm 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.