Western Trails Market Statistics
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||27||36||$369,768||$210||$400,000||$207||0%|
*Western Trails Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of May 30th, 2016 at 5:30am CDT.
You are going to love living in hip South Austin, and when you set out on your search for Western Trails homes for sale, you’ll soon find out why. This outstanding area boasts a host of neighborhood amenities and area luxuries that will keep you and everyone in the home busy. Live the healthy lifestyle with a number of hiking and biking trails available in the area, or choose a relaxing picnic in the shade at one of the many parks surrounding your new home.
Stay close to Austin employers and major freeways that get you where you need to be, but far enough away that you avoid the noise and congestion. Excellent schools, wonderful dining, and boutique shopping are some of the other things you’ll love about living in Western Trails homes.Find out why this is the spot for you in just one visit to the area. Have your realtor find the Western Trails homes for sale that will suit your living needs and let the area sell you on the rest. Bring your unique style to this fabulous neighborhood today.
Where are the Western Trails?
You’ll find Western Trails homes for sale nestled in South Austin just south of Ben White, between Manchaca Rd and Westgate. Ten minutes to the west you’ll have access to Mopac Loop 1, and about the same distance to the east you’ll find Interstate 35. In about 15 minutes, depending on Austin traffic, you’ll reach Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, convenient for those who fly frequently. To reach major employers in Round Rock, take Highway 183 to Toll Road 45 and get there in about 30 minutes. Western Trails is a great neighborhood in a super location that keeps you close to whatever you need.
Western Trails Amenities
Western Trails homes for sale are not only great looking and convenient but also offer residents a multitude of amenities. A number of parks with basketball courts, volleyball areas, and soccer fields are available to you seven days a week, with Joslin Park and Garrison Park being the closest. You’ll also find you’re close to Austin’s wonderful Zilker Park and the Barton Springs Greenbelt. Looking to shop the day away? You’ll love nearby Barton Creek Square Mall and Westgate shopping center for name-brand shopping, while local grocers will take care of your day-to-day food shopping needs.
Western Trails Schools
Students out of the Western Trails community will attend highly rated schools within the Austin Independent School District. Many AISD schools are rated Exemplary by the Texas Education Agency and boast higher SAT scores than many other districts in the state, so you’ll appreciate making your student a part of this district. Western Trails is situated near two elementary schools, a middle school, and a high school, but there are also a number of private schools in the area to consider. The University of Texas is about 15 minutes from the neighborhood, and St. Edward’s University is less than ten minutes away.
South Austin Neighborhoods
Western Trails Neighborhood Video
[Western Trails] is a small family community nestled in the south of Austin, just south of Ben White between Manchaca and Westgate, north of Jones Road and south of Red Street or Western Trails. Traveling through the neighborhood, you’ll notice well-manicured lawns and beautiful mid-century architecture. The homes in the neighborhood are mid-century style homes built in the ‘50s and ‘60s. While there is no mandatory homeowners association, there is a voluntary neighborhood association. You’ll find most homes selling in their 200,000 to 300,000 dollar price range.
The neighborhood feeds into four schools, both Sunset Valley and Jocelyn Elementary, as well as Covington Middle School and Crockett High School. You’ll find the people of the community out jogging, walking their dogs, walking with their children. Right now, we’re standing here in Garrison Park. Jocelyn Park is also nearby where the neighborhood gathers during National Night Out for fun and games with their neighbors. In the Western Trails neighborhood, there’s a mix of age groups. Many elderly homeowners reside here as well as young professionals and families moving in more recently. Within a short walking distance of the neighborhood, you’ll find the Westgate Shopping Center, which houses Central Market, Yoga Yoga, Amy’s Ice Cream, Whole Earth Provisions, and many other shops that are distinctly Austin.
Downtown Austin is a short five to ten minute drive, or if you prefer to use public transportation, the Capital Metro bus can get you there in about 15 minutes. If live music is what you’re looking for, Hill’s Café off South Congress has live music most evenings of the week, and Strange Brew Coffeehouse is now open 24 hours, and also sharing live music most nights. Western Trails is a peaceful, family friendly community located conveniently in close proximity to Central Austin. The winding tree lined streets are dotted with well-manicured lawns and mid-century homes owned by both new homeowners and many original owners who have been here since the neighborhood was originally established.
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from May 30th, 2016 at 5:30am 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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