About Central Austin Homes For Sale
You can’t get more central than Central Austin! No more than 10 minutes to downtown Austin, Central Austin is Austin’s most popular outdoor social hub, with dozens of parks and hiking and biking trails. And with hundreds of homes for sale in the area, it’s the ideal place to live, work, and play!
Need help finding homes for sale in Central Austin Texas? Browse our up to the minute listings below or contact a Pauly Presley Realtor to learn more about Central Austin real estate. Want to live in Central Austin but aren’t sure where? Consider living in these amazing Central Austin neighborhoods: Allandale, Bryker Woods, Balcones Park, Brentwood, Hyde Park, Rosedale, Crestview, Old Enfield, West Campus, and Tarrytown.
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The History of Central Austin
The history of Central Austin is varied and diverse, as the area is made up of many different neighborhoods. Much of the area north of the University of Texas was rural until the 1900s, when farmers started building homes. If you look closely, you'll notice each of Central Austin’s neighborhoods feature their own unique heritage, often in the form of their now iconic landmarks, whether their historic churches, grocery stores, and towering 150-year old oak trees. Gorgeous Victorian homes as well as colorful bungalows and cottages line the streets of these neighborhoods as well, creating a quiet suburban atmosphere just minutes from Downtown Austin.
About The Central Austin Real Estate Market
Wondering if you should buy a home for sale in Central Austin? The good news is there are dozens of different types of homes for sale in the area and the market is, in fact, booming. The bad news is with so much to choose from (and so many suitors), you might find it somewhat difficult to choose, let alone get, the home you want. Fortunately, most of Central Austin’s neighborhoods are a good choice for families due to their homes’ larger floor plans, spacious lawns, and quieter city streets. But that doesn’t mean finding a home for sale in Central Austin is non-competitive. After all, as the city of Austin has grown, so has the desirability of living in Central Austin, making finding and buying a home in the area no easy feat.
Things To Do In Central Austin
You’ll find no shortage of things to do in Central Austin! With a plethora of parks and walking trails to choose from, you’ll love every minute you spend outside. With its wide variety of attractions, including galleries, shops, museums and music venues (and many more) you’ll always have plans. And, with dozens of eateries, cafes, and restaurants throughout, you’ll never run out of ways to suppress your appetite after exploring all that Central Austin has to offer.
Popular Neighborhoods With Homes for Sale in Central Austin Texas
Central Austin’s many attractions and activities aren’t the only reason you should consider buying a home in the area. Like all the regions in Austin, Central Austin has many unique and eclectic neighborhoods to choose from, all with their own unique amenities, cultural identities, and distinctive vibes.
Learn more about a few of them below and consider your options when it comes to finding a Central Austin home for sale.
Brentwood Homes for Sale
With its laid-back, quiet, old-Austin vibe and many great parks, shops, grocery stores, restaurants and hang-out spots, all within an easy walking distance, Brentwood is easily one of Austin’s most family-friendly neighborhoods, if not best kept gems. It’s also home to many single-family homes and top-rated schools–making it perfect for families with kids.
Hyde Park Homes for Sale
Located in the heart of Austin, Hyde Park’s central location makes it easy to access all that Central Austin has to offer. But that’s not all, with streets lined with old trees and gorgeous homes to choose from, it’s an amazing place to call home. It’s also pretty walkable (even at night), is dog-friendly, and offers easy access to parking–great for UT students, families, and young professionals alike.
Rosedale Houses for Sale
Situated just south of Brentwood and north of Bryker Woods, Rosedale is one of Austin’s fastest growing neighborhoods, with plenty to do nearby. You’ll find quick access to shops, cafes, and restaurants, as well as several highly-rated bars and pubs. And with its quiet family-oriented feel and dozens of well kept side-streets, and wonderful place to buy a home.
Tarrytown Homes for Sale
Just north and east of Lake Austin and west of Bryker Woods, Tarrytown is perhaps one of the most charming neighborhoods in Central Austin. With its picture-perfect oak trees, wooded trails, waterside activities, and historically-remodeled homes, many of Tarrytown’s houses for sale are not only the most beautiful, but the most prestigious in Austin. Want to buy a home in Tarrytown? Contact a Pauly Presley Realty realtor for help getting the home you want without breaking the bank!
Crestview Homes for Sale
With its dog-friendly walking trails, parks, and playgrounds–not to mention quiet, tranquil mid-century charm–Crestview ranks as one of the most gorgeous neighborhoods to live in Austin. In Crestview, you’ll find a mix of both modern and renovated single family homes, as well as luxury condos, duplexes and more. And with many many hidden gems–including attractions, top-rated restaurants, bars, markets and more,, you’ll always have something to eat, see, do.
Get Professional Help Finding Your Dream Home in Central Austin
Need a hand finding a home for sale in Central Austin Texas?
Central Austin real estate is a very competitive market, one that makes it difficult to find and secure a home. Fortunately, we can help! Whether you’re looking for a single family home, a condominium, or something more luxurious, Pauly Presley’s expert team of Central Austin realtors can help you find a home that meets all your needs.
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from September 21st, 2023 at 5:46pm 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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