Browse Homes for Sale By Austin Neighborhoods

Moving to Austin, Texas? 

Trying to find a home that meets your lifestyle can be tough. And with the vast amount of places to live in Austin, doing so can feel especially overwhelming. 

Fortunately, we’re here to help. This page is designed to help make your home search easier by allowing you to perfect a home in the neighborhood of your choice. Whether you're searching for a cozy bungalow in the heart of downtown, a sprawling ranch in the hills, or a chic condo near the lake, our neighborhood search page has it all.

Click on the collections below to browse homes for sale in Austin's most desirable neighborhoods, and use our advanced search tools to narrow down your results by price range. You can also scroll down the page to learn more about each neighborhood. 

Not sure which is the right neighborhood for you?

Check out our guides to the safest neighborhoods in Austin, the best neighborhoods for families, and, even, the best neighborhoods for UT college students. If that doesn’t fit the bill, give us a call or use our contact form to let us know what you're looking for. Our team of expert Austin Realtors can work with you to find the perfect home in the perfect neighborhood!

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Barton Hills, Austin, Homes F...

Nestled within the picturesque landscapes of Texas, Barton Hills boasts a rich history that dates back to its foundin…

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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 Austi…

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East Austin Homes for Sale

East Austin, TX is a quickly growing neighborhood that is rich in cultural activities, food, and entertainment. It's …

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Houses for Sale in Downtown A...

If you are looking for an interesting or active lifestyle in urban Austin, you can’t go wrong starting your search wi…

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West Austin Homes For Sale

Generally considered one of the swankiest regions of the city of Austin, West Austin Texas homes are located near som…

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Kyle TX Homes for Sale

Although it comes from quiet beginnings, Kyle is now an ever expanding community with a growing population of thousan…

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About South Congress Homes Fo...

Many people regard South Congress (known as “SoCo” among locals) as the heartbeat of Austin, and for good reason. Wit…

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Northwest Austin Homes For Sale

The Northwest Austin area includes golf courses, shopping at The Arboretum, parks, country clubs, and access to local…

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Buda TX Homes For Sale

Situated just minutes from Austin, Buda is a friendly, easygoing city that offers one of the top real estate opportun…

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Round Rock Homes for Sale

One of the fastest growing communities in the nation. In 1970 there were only 2,700 residents in this town, today the…

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South Austin Homes For Sale

South Austin homes are among the best value in the nation! There’s something for everyone in South Austin, from the s…

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Southwest Austin Homes for Sale

Looking for homes for sale in Southwest Austin? Or are you considering apartments in Southwest Austin? Either way, th…

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Cedar Park Homes For Sale

Just under 20 minutes to downtown Austin, Cedar Park, Texas is the 4th fastest growing city in the US according to Fo…

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Georgetown TX Homes For Sale

Home to Southwestern University, Texas’ oldest university, Georgetown is a historic city of just under 50,000 people.…

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Leander Homes for Sale

Leander is a peaceful city about 25 miles Northwest of Austin. It is one of Austin’s fastest growing suburbs and prid…

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Pflugerville Homes For Sale

Are you looking for a house for sale in Pflugerville Texas? If so, you're in for a treat, because this hidden gem doe…

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Southeast Austin Homes For Sale

Southeast Austin is one of the most affordable areas in town. Some of the hot neighborhoods include: Colorado Crossin…

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UT Housing

Also known as “West Campus,” this bustling neighborhood is situated around the University of Texas from roughly East …

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West Lake Hills Homes For Sale

If you’re looking for exclusive, top of the line real estate, look no further than West Lake Hills. Nestled withi…

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Lake Travis Homes for Sale

Are you in search of a home for sale, or a vacation home like no other? Look no further than Lake Travis–where the be…

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Pro tip: The city of Austin is very diverse, as are the neighborhoods that populate the area, which is why researching locations is a good first step to finding the perfect new home. 

About Austin’s Neighborhoods

Austin, Texas is a vibrant city full of diverse neighborhoods. From bustling downtown districts to quiet suburban streets, there’s something for everyone. From the hip and historic to the modern and trendy, each neighborhood in Austin offers its own unique mix of attractions, amenities, and peculiarities–allowing you to choose from dozens of offerings when it comes to finding a new home.

Here’s a short synopsis of what you can expect to find in a few of Austin’s most populous neighborhoods: 

Downtown Austin is the heart of the city and is home to a wide variety of businesses, restaurants, bars, clubs, and more. This is the perfect place for those who want to be in the thick of it all and experience the hustle and bustle of a major city.

Further away from the city center, you’ll find the neighborhoods of South Austin, East Austin, and West Austin. South Austin is the most diverse of the lot and is known for its funky vibe and eclectic mix of restaurants, shops, and music venues. East Austin is a historic core home to a vibrant art and culture scene. West Austin is the city’s most affluent neighborhood and is known for its boutique shops and exquisite homes.

If you’re looking for a more relaxed atmosphere, head north to the suburbs of Cedar Park, Round Rock, and Pflugerville. These areas are perfect for families and those who want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, and feature excellent schools, parks, and shopping destinations, as well as more affordable homes.

The Best Neighborhoods in Austin Texas

While this list is by no means exhaustive, here are some of the best places to live in Austin for families, students, and professionals alike. 

Barton Hills

Barton Hills is a desirable residential neighborhood in South Austin's 78704 zip code, offering access to many amenities, top-notch schools, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Zilker Park, and Barton Springs Pool. Homes in the area are mostly from the 70s and 80s, though many are being renovated to give them a more modern look.

Downtown Austin

Downtown Austin is a desirable neighborhood to live in, with luxury condos, parks, green spaces, and many amenities within walking distance. It offers a great quality of life with a vibrant community and lots of activities–making it a great place to call home for a variety of different people. 

West Lake Hills

Westlake is a highly desirable neighborhood with luxurious homes and stunning views of the lake and Hill Country. Residents enjoy a variety of amenities, as well as easy access to nearby parks, such as Wild Basin Wilderness, Zilker Park, and Barton Creek Greenbelt.

Travis Heights

Travis Heights is a great neighborhood for Austinites, located just south of downtown and full of amenities. It is highly walkable with plenty of sidewalks, tree-lined streets, and beautiful homes. It is also close to many nearby attractions like Barton Creek Greenbelt and the Hike and Bike Trail, and has plenty of restaurants and shops nearby.


Cherrywood is a vibrant neighborhood located in East Austin with a strong sense of community, artistic flair, and Southern charm. It's characterized by its mature oak trees, bungalows, craftsman cottages, and duplexes. It’s also a highly walkable and bikeable area, with plenty of restaurants, shops, and entertainment venues nearby.


Tarrytown is a desirable neighborhood located two miles from downtown Austin and north of Lake Austin. Established in 1915, it features quiet streets, parks, stunning homes, and plenty of amenities like Deep Eddy Pool, Lions Municipal Golf Course, and Lake Austin. It is conveniently located near schools, shops, and restaurants.

Cedar Park

Cedar Park is a thriving residential city located north of Austin, TX that’s home to about 80,000 people. It offers an array of housing options, top-rated schools, and plenty of restaurants and shops. With many large open spaces and its close proximity to downtown Austin, it’s an ideal place to live for many.


Mueller is a master-planned community located close to downtown Austin and UT Austin. It has a variety of housing options, local businesses, offices, and neighborhood amenities. It is also considered one of the most sustainable areas in Austin, with 20% of developments set aside for parks and open spaces.


Teravista is an award-winning master-planned community located between Round Rock and Georgetown, Austin. It offers a range of amenities such as walking trails, parks, gathering spaces, residential clubs and the Teravista Golf Club. It also has a selection of homes in various sizes and styles to suit all needs.

About Austin’s Communities

Are you looking for a specific type of home in a specific part of Austin?

Austin, Texas is home to a wide variety of communities for people to choose from. From gated communities adjacent to golf courses and retirement homes beside rural ranches, there’s a little something for everyone. You’ll find a variety of homes and apartments for sale close to restaurants, shops, and entertainment, as well as a great selection of different types of homes, such as single-family homes, townhomes, and apartments. 

Whether you’re looking for a home in a retirement community, gated community, or simply a master planned community in Austin, our team of real estate professionals can help you find the perfect home to settle down in. 

Contact us today to find out how we can help!

Get Help Finding A Home for Sale in Austin

Is our interactive map of Austin neighborhoods just not cutting it? With so many options in Austin, we know how hard it can be to know where to start. 

That’s why we’re here to help!

At Pauly Presley Realty, our agents pride ourselves on being the best real estate team in Austin. We understand that finding the right house in the right neighborhood is a huge decision and we’re here to make that process easier. Our experienced agents know a thing of two about the best places to live in Austin Texas, and can work with you to find a home in a neighborhood that meets your needs, preferences, budget and lifestyle. 

Whether you’re looking for a condo in the bustling heart of downtown Austin, a family home in the sprawling suburbs, or, even a ranch out the outskirts of town, we can help you find it!

Contact us today and let us help you find the home of your dreams!