Southwest Hills Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||2||54||$630,000||$161||$625,000||$151||1%|
*Southwest Hills Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of December 11th, 2017 at 12:55pm CST.
Southwest Hills Austin
Southwest Hills is a rural neighborhood south of Highway 290 about 2 miles east of Cedar Valley and 14 miles from Downtown Austin in Travis County’s 78737 zip code. Developed in the late 1990s, Southwest Hills homes for sale sit on acre plus lots along Derecho Drive, Clemente Circle, and Derecho Bend. Derecho Drive continues through the neighborhood becoming a private road that leads into Pecan Springs Ranch, a wedding venue along Slaughter Creek.
Most Southwest Hills homes for sale display traditional architecture in brick, siding, and stone. These 1 and 2-story dwellings average 2,200 square feet in size with 3 and 4-bedroom floor plans. Formal areas, large eat-in kitchens, family rooms with fireplace, built-ins, and master-on-main, are standard designs for this era. Many homes have covered outdoor living spaces so residents can enjoy the natural beauty, flat terrain and occasional visits from wildlife from their front or back porch.
Where is Southwest Hills Austin TX?
Ask your Realty Austin agent about Southwest Hills homes for sale, To visit, take MoPac Expressway/TX-1 S from Downtown Austin to Highway 290 W. Follow Highway 290 W taking a right on Derecho Drive into the community. Residents that travel fly out of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, 19 miles away.
Things to do near Southwest Hills
Buyers of Southwest Hills homes for sale are close to several area shopping centers the closest being Escarpment Village, less than 6 miles away. HEB grocery store, several banks and small businesses, casual restaurants and other specialty shops serve residents of Circle C Ranch and those of nearby communities. Circle C Metropolitan Park is across the road with playground, sports fields, disc golf, walking paths, and fields filled with wildflowers. Nearby, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center offers seasonal events and membership to beautiful, Texas Hill Country gardens. From Christmas tours to seedling sales, the garden draws visitors of all ages throughout the year to educate and entertain them with native shrubs, grasses, and flowers. A special children’s area with dinosaur prints is always a big draw to this spectacular nature center.
Southwest Hills Schools
Austin ISD serves students living in Southwest Hills. Baldwin Elementary (K-5), Gorzycki Middle (6-8), and Bowie High (9-12) are the assigned schools for this community. Private school options include Austin Waldorf School (K-12), Cedar’s Montessori School (PK-K), and St Andrews Episcopal School (PK-12). Austin Waldorf and Cedar’s Montessori are less than 3 miles away while St Andrews is about 7 miles from most homes in this neighborhood.
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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 December 11th, 2017 at 12:55pm 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.