Want to know what 600k can buy in Central Austin?

Hello friends.  It’s hard to imagine that June is over and July is upon us.  We’ve been  super busy and having a blast buying and selling homes in this “hot” real estate market for our “cool” clients.   As they say, time flies when you’re having fun.  J

Instead of boring you with the same old stuff (homes are selling fast, often for more than what sellers are asking), I thought we might take a look at what can be bought in different markets between downtown Austin and North Central Austin for 575k to 600k.  So let’s take a fun tour of Central Austin and see what you can buy for $600k.  I can’t help but wonder what this will look like a year from now…

Downtown at the W is this swanky 641 square foot, 1 bedroom condo that shows great views of downtown Austin from the 32nd floor. Hopefully you are not afraid of heights here! (Property listed by Chris Watters)

North of downtown is this home in the Brykerwoods neighborhood just south of 38th Street and slightly East of Mopac.  This home has 1634 square feet, 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. (Property listed by Martha Small)

A little further North in the Crestview neighborhood (between Lamar and Burnet, S. of Anderson and North of 2222) this recently-sold home featured 1679 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, plus a gorgeous pool! (Property listed by Theran Greer)

In one of Austin’s most popular family neighborhoods this Northwest Hills home recently sold, featuring 2320 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 2 baths. (Property listed by Mary Ellen Sunshine)

So there you have it.  An enlightening comparison of similarly priced homes in some of Central Austin’s most popular neighborhoods.  If you are curious about other neighborhoods or price ranges, we can run a similar comparison for you.  Otherwise, we hope you stay cool, stay dry (seriously, is this wet summer crazy or what?!?), and have a great July.   

NOTE:  The homes referenced in this post are not my listings.   Many thanks to the real estate agents who shared their listing information with me for this post.  

Cheers,

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