Wilshire Wood Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||4||7||$447,525||$277||$390,000||$269||-2%|
*Wilshire Wood Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of September 27th, 2016 at 12:01pm CDT.
Wilshire Wood Austin
Wilshire Wood is a neighborhood of 94 homes in East Austin between Interstate 35 and Wilshire Boulevard just south of Airport Boulevard in Travis County's 78722 zip code. Every older neighborhood has a story within its streets. The community of Wilshire Wood, built between the late 1940s and early 1950s, has an epic tale that continues today with its reputation for being another ""Tarrytown"" and one of the most desirable areas for purchasing a new home.
Buyers searching in Wilshire Wood will find vintage homes in a park-like setting. Part of the Delwood neighborhood, Wilshire Wood homes for sale average just under 1,500 square feet. While they do not come onto the market often, buyers of Wilshire Wood homes for sale may be able to find some much larger ranch homes measuring up to a palatial +4,000 square feet. Lots for these homes usually place an emphasis on the front yard that was once the measure of a man's keep.
Unrenovated kitchens in Wilshire Wood homes for sale may be considered small by today's standards of modern conveniences and appetites. Whatever limitations these older homes have regarding size are more than made up for with their elegant lines. Fans of mid-century architecture purchase older homes, some in need of renovation, with the realization that competition for homes has increased dramatically in nearby communities like Cherrywood.
Where is Wilshire Wood Austin?
The Wilshire Wood neighborhood is barely 2 miles north of the University of Texas-Austin and the Austin Medical District. Wilshire Wood is south of Airport Blvd and north of Manor Rd. Due west is Interstate 35 offering direct access to the north and south of Greater Austin.
Things to do near Wilshire Wood
Wilshire Wood homes for sale are near 9-acre Patterson Park with its pool, skate park and picnic facilities volleyball and tennis courts all for the amusement of residents of any age. The park itself is noted for its tall old growth trees and ample shade keeping residents cool in the summer months. Another option is the historic Hancock Golf Course, which was once the Austin Country Club.
Shopping, food and fun for any age can always are often on the calendar of events at Mueller Shopping Center, only a mile east. ""Foodies"" find restaurant row along Manor Rd just to the south, a path to culinary paradise. With every creature comfort so close by, it should come as no surprise why this side of Austin is so attractive to those searching for a new home.
Wilshire Wood Schools
The Wilshire Wood neighborhood is part of Austin ISD. Students attend Maplewood Elementary (PK-5), Kealing Middle School (6-8), and McCallum High school (9-12). McCallum has a distinguished reputation for both its Arts and Languages departments.
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from September 27th, 2016 at 12:01pm 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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