West Park Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||6||41||$579,000||$315||$550,000||$322||2%|
*West Park Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of March 25th, 2017 at 2:15pm CDT.
West Park Austin
West Park in South Austin offers the best of both worlds. The established community borders Barton Creek Greenbelt and South Lamar Boulevard's business corridor while still being only 3 miles from Downtown Austin.
Initially developed in the mid 20th century, the neighborhood includes beautifully updated ranch homes and more modern residences. The single-story homes average 1,400 square feet with two car garages or ports. The open floor plans of West Park homes for sale contain beamed ceilings and other wood accents throughout the interiors. Classic features like galley kitchens and even sunrooms are within some homes. Homes on the northwest end of the community have beautiful hill country views backing up to the Barton Creek Greenbelt.
Where is West Park Austin TX?
West Park homes for sale are in the Barton Hills neighborhood of South Austin's in demand 78704 zip code. To visit from Downtown, drive southbound on South Lamar Boulevard and turn right on Barton Skyway. The community is just 3 miles from crossing Lady Bird Lake into Downtown. Homeowners use brief entrances onto many of Austin's major thoroughfares including Loop 360, Highway 290, and Hwy 71 for travel around the city and to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport 10 miles away.
Things to do near West Park
West Park homeowners have the distinct advantage of being able to walk to Barton Creek Greenbelt. Residents enter through an entrance on Westhill Drive. Hiking enthusiasts will appreciate the opportunity to be able to do a mid-day walk easily anytime. The greenbelt also offers opportunities to tube down the creek taking you to Zilker Park. Zilker Park hosts a disc golf course, sand volleyball courts, a botanical garden, and playscape. Locals also cool off in the park's Barton Springs and then sunbathe along the hillside.
Just to the south of the West Park community is a variety of restaurants, stores, and businesses running along South Lamar Boulevard. This area includes Austin dining mainstays like Torchy's Tacos and Kerbey Lane Cafe. Happy hour is also easy with the Broken Spoke, Red's Porch, and other hang out spots.
West Park Schools
Austin ISD serves students living in West Park. Students attend Barton Hills Elementary (PK-5), O. Henry Middle (6-8) and Austin High School (9-12). 2 miles from West Park homes for sale are private school options including San Juan Diego Catholic High School (9-12) and Athena Montessori Academy (ages 2-6).
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from March 25th, 2017 at 2:15pm 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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