Category Archives: Neighborhoods

Austin neighborhoods, including activities & events, market trends

Our favorite homes for sale in Northwest Hills (May 2017)

There's a lot to love about Northwest Hills. Here are our favorite homes for sale as of May 2017.

We’ve helped four families find homes in Northwest Hills since the beginning of 2017, and we continue to see the demand for homes in this area rise.  Recently I’ve been searching for some higher end homes in the neighborhood for a family moving to Austin from Chicago.  While my client hasn’t found the right home…

1st Quarter Home Sales in the Doss Elementary Attendance Zone (Jan – Mar 2017)

Homesville Real Estate's report on 1st quarter home sales in Doss

While I publish an annual report for Northwest Hills each January, there was a recent inquiry on the Northwest Austin Civic Association Facebook page asking whether the number of homes for sale in Northwest Hills was higher than in the past.  As a neighborhood homeowner myself, I thought it was a great question so I…

JUST LISTED: 3112 West Terrace in Allandale

Welcome to 3112 West Terrace in Austin’s popular Allandale neighborhood.  This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom ranch style home was renovated by an Austin interior decorator to reflect a retro-chic vibe.  Step inside.  It’s colorful.  It’s fun.  And it’s close to everything. Designer touches and exuberant details make this home pop.  The turquoise front door, natural…

Our 2016 annual real estate report for Austin’s 78703 neighborhoods

Homesville Real Estate's annual report for home sales in Austin's 78703 neighborhoods during 2016

  The beginning of each new year is an excellent time to take stock of your real estate values.  Here we’ve offered a brief summary of last year’s 2016 home sales in the 78703 zip code, including Bryker Woods, Clarksville, Deep Eddy, Pemberton Heights, and Tarrytown.  Like most parts of Central Austin, home sales in 78703…

JUST LISTED: 2103 Pasadena in Crestview

An urban retreat in the heart of Crestview The classic home at 2103 Pasadena has been superbly remodeled to reflect a modern aesthetic while still retaining the charm of the 1950s style bungalows common to Austin’s popular Crestview neighborhood. It’s the perfect balance of timeless and sophisticated style with a big dose of fun. The…

COMING SOON: 2103 Pasadena

A pool, hot tub, palapa, and washer court make 2013 Pasadena a home for entertaining.

  An urban retreat in the heart of Crestview The classic home at 2103 Pasadena has been superbly remodeled to reflect a modern aesthetic while still retaining the charm of the 1950s style bungalows common to Austin’s popular Crestview neighborhood. It’s the perfect balance of timeless and sophisticated style with a big dose of fun….

Our 3 favorite luxury homes for sale in 78731

These are our 3 favorite luxury homes currently on the market in Austin's 78731 zip code

Austin is a beautiful city with a diverse range of homes to choose from.  Recently I’ve been searching for some higher end homes for a medical professional, and I wanted to share my three favorite Central Austin luxury listings that are currently on the market for sale by other Austin Realtors.  These are all between…

Home Values in the Doss Elementary Attendance Zone

A remodeled home in Northwest Hills, Austin, Tx

  Curious about the value of homes in the Doss Elementary attendance zone?  A total of 105 Doss Owl homes changed hands in 2016, and we’ve got the scoop. Here are some of the highlights, with more details below: 31 of all homes in the Doss Elementary attendance zone sold in 7 days or less…

JUST LISTED: 8101 Cardin

This comfortable family home offers a wonderful opportunity to live in the sought-after Northwest Hills neighborhood.

                 This approximately 2973 square foot home has a functional and flexible layout with 4 bedrooms, plus an office, and 2.5 baths.  Numerous upgrades throughout the home include new engineered wood floors in the downstairs living areas, garden tub, decorator paint selections, and skylights. The great room is the heart of the downstairs…

COMING SOON: 8101 Cardin

This approximately 2973 square foot home has a functional and flexible layout with 4 bedrooms, plus an office, and 2.5 baths. Numerous upgrades throughout the home include new engineered wood floors in the downstairs living areas, garden tub, decorator paint selections, and skylights.

This approximately 2973 square foot home has a functional and flexible layout with 4 bedrooms, plus an office, and 2.5 baths.  Numerous upgrades throughout the home include new engineered wood floors in the downstairs living areas, garden tub, decorator paint selections, and skylights. The great room is the heart of the downstairs with its vaulted…

Central Austin Neighborhoods with Greatest Rates of Appreciation

Central Austin neighborhoods with the greatest rates of appreciation between 2013-2016

    It’s been a fantastic month.  My son started Kindergarten.  He is doing so great, and I’m so freaking proud of him that I AM BEAMING with pride from my proverbial hilltop! Okay, okay.  Thanks for indulging my proud father moment.  Now, for interesting stuff about Austin real estate… We recently looked at how different…

JUST LISTED: 4700 Lasso Path

Mid-Century gem just listed for sale in South Austin's popular Western Hills neighborhood

       Mid-century gem in the popular Western Trails neighborhood in South Austin has been lovingly updated while retaining classic period touches for a cool retro vibe.   Modern updates like new oak floors throughout, new light fixtures, and decorator paint strike a perfect balance with the vintage tile that was restored in the bathrooms and the…

NEW PRICE: 1605 Nash

1605 Nash now offered for $799,000

Looking for that hip South Austin vibe? Want to be able to walk to Uchi, Odd Duck,  Ramen Tatsu-Ya, Alamo Drafthouse, and more? Look no further than 1605 Nash Avenue, in the heart of 78704. This two story family home is move-in ready with a designer paint palette, high-end finishes, and a roomy floorplan.  Downstairs…

JUST LISTED: 409 East 38th Street

              Tucked away from the street for maximum privacy and quiet, this updated Hyde Park condo features spacious rooms and an open floor plan with abundant natural light with full length windows and glass doors throughout the home.  With three separate balconies, including private balcony access in each of…

COMING SOON: 409 East 38th Street

This updated Hyde Park condo is tucked away from the street for maximum privacy and quiet. Featuring spacious rooms and an open floor plan, there is abundant natural light with full length windows and glass doors throughout the home. With three separate balconies, including private balcony access in each of the two bedrooms, the home…