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Welcome to Austin, TX

Austin, the capital of Texas, has a sparkling reputation.  This city, situated deep in the central part of the state, has been referred to as “Silicon Hills” for its large number of technology based industries, and because it is home to the main campus of the University of Texas, it is known as a center of education in the state.  And to music lovers nationwide, Austin is referred to as “The Live Music Capital of the World” due to the many artists who have gotten their start performing in the city’s wide variety of music venues.  For those wishing to relocate to Austin, TX, it may be reassuring to know that the city also has a reputation as a wonderful place to live; in fact, Money magazine in 2006 named Austin as the second best big city in its list of “Best Places to Live.” 

Condominiums in Austin offer effortless living and an abundance of amenities.  For example, the Milago Condominiums located in the east downtown area offer waterfront residences, spacious penthouses, and even a rooftop swimming pool with 360 degree views of the city.  Individual units contain hardwood floors and cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops--all the features one has come to expect from luxury living.  Prices range from $240,000 all the way up to $1,000,000.

If you enjoy more industrial style urban living, the Avenue Lofts on 5th Ave. may be right for you.  This residential building once served as state offices, but was recently converted into loft-style condos with stylishly exposed brick, concrete and ductwork.  It is located one block south of Austin’s most popular music and nightclub area.  Homes in the Avenue Lofts are typically no larger than 1,500 square feet, and run anywhere from $335,000 to $500,000. 

 A search for single family homes in Austin will bring you a variety of options to choose from.  The city contains many unique neighborhoods that, together with the right home, can be a perfect fit for you and your family.  One area that is often showcased is Pemberton Heights, an upscale community that features many larger homes (1500-6000 sq. ft.) mostly built in the 1930’s and 40’s, but classy and well-maintained.  The area is located not far from downtown, and is a short drive to a majority of the city’s attractions.  Homes in Pemberton Heights typically sell for $700,000 and up, but they offer great value in square footage, and since the neighborhood continually increases in popularity, they offer great investment opportunities as well. 

With so many possibilities in careers, lifestyle, and entertainment, it is natural that the real estate market in Austin offers great home buying experiences to thousands of people every year.  The residents of Austin welcome you to explore the city and find that perfect home you’ve always dreamed of.

Austin Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 687 homes for sale in Austin, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
68% Single Family, 12% Condo, 10% Rental, 9% Land/lot, 1% Multi Family and 1% Other.

68% Single Family
12% Condo
10% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 687
Average Home Size 2,609 ft² / 242 m²
Price Range ($31,250 - $12,900,000)

Weather in Austin

The average high temperatures in Austin range from 61 in January to 95 in July

Average home income in Austin

The average household income of a Austin resident is $83,748 with an average home value of $274,158

Population of Austin

Austin has 985,801 residents.

Home ownership in Austin

The average level of home ownership in Austin is 47%.

Education breakdown of Austin

Education levels of residents of Austin include: highschool 16%, associate 5%, bachelor 28%, graduate 19%.

Households in Austin

Austin has 400,459 homes, built on average 33 years ago.

Information from in and around Austin...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 687 homes for sale in Austin. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Condo, Rental, Land/lot, Multi Family and Other. The average list price of these property results is 776,403. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Austin please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 687 homes for sale in Austin, TX are represented by 4 member brokerages serving the Austin area. Member brokerages representing the 687 homes include Realty Austin, Moreland Properties, JBGoodwin, REALTORS and John Daugherty Realtors.