North Austin Homes

Austin is a large city with a diverse population, and for many, North Austin TX is the more appealing part of the city in which to live. With less traffic, beautiful homes and many amenities, homes for sale in North Austin have much to offer the home buyer who wishes to live within the city limits.

Mick Hooper of Crosswind Realty has been helping sellers and buyers find homes in North Austin for over 20 years.

North Austin, typically defined as the area of the city north of the river, tends to have less traffic congestion than the rest of the city. Like all of Austin, North Austin has plenty of public transportation options, but for those who wish to drive to work the roads are less crowded.

This area is home to The Domain, a huge open-air mall that has over 100 places to shop for everything from luxury clothing to home goods. Purchasing one of the many North Austin homes for sale puts you near this shopping district, keeping its conveniences close at hand.

The average price for homes for sale in the larger city of Austin is $267,000, but North Austin tends to be higher, with average prices of $375,000. The actual prices span quite a large range because of the varied real estate options within the city.

Those in the market for North Austin homes for sale will find everything from multi-million dollar estate properties to condos and town homes priced under $100,000. Prices in North Austin are also on the rise, as people are discovering the benefits of living in this part of the metro area.

Families who are considering houses for sale in North Austin will want to know about the education opportunities the city offers. Austin is known for its diverse education options, providing something both for students who love the arts or who excel in science and math topics. North Austin is home to Anderson High School, which has been named one of the best high schools in the nation and has an well-known International Baccalaureate Program.

In addition to the strong schools, maneuverable traffic and convenient shopping, North Austin homes for sale continue to be appealing because of the natural areas of this part of the city. Neighborhood parks are commonplace throughout North Austin, and this part of the city is home to the Walnut Creek Metropolitan Park, which has 15 miles of hiking and biking paths.

The North Star Greenbelt is also in North Austin, and this particular area is relatively undiscovered. This means you can get a respite from the urban city without actually leaving home, all while avoiding the crowds and tourists of some of Austin's better-known parks.  

If you are interested in looking at homes for sale in North Austin, let Mick Hooper's more than 20 years experience help you find the home that you are dreaming about. Call Mick direct at 512-845-5896.

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