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Discover Austin Texas

Austin is the most progressive city in Texas and has consistently been listed at the top of Forbes' annual list of the best places to live in America. Unemployment remains at 6.40 percent, which is lower than the national average of 8.60 percent. Many new jobs in the technology field account for higher than average salaries even for entry-level employees. The affordability of utilities and housing contribute to the appeal of home ownership in Austin. The fourth-largest city in Texas offers families and singles quality housing in a friendly, pleasant environment. A variety of restaurants and shopping facilities along with museums and cultural events add to the appeal of the city.


Families with children will find that the city offers top-quality educational opportunities unsurpassed in some other parts of the state. Many public schools in the area are recognized as exemplary, according to the Texas Education Agency. It is also home to several well-known and acclaimed colleges and universities including the University of Texas, which is the largest public university in America. Some quality private schools are also located in the city.

Austin Real Estate

Prospective homebuyers will find diverse properties in ideal neighborhoods such as West Austin Central Austin, Tarrytown, Pemberton, Hyde Park, Downtown Austin, Travis Heights, Westlake Hills and more. Typical real estate offerings include single-family homes, condominiums and luxurious townhomes while Central Austin features many lofts and condominiums for city living at its best. Austin's varied topography allows for hilltop homes that have spectacular Hill country, lake and city views while the Highland Lakes chain provides Austin with miles of waterfront and luxury lakeside homes. Many residential properties are located close to parks, schools and walking paths. Golf enthusiasts can choose from residential home sites on or near golf courses. The city’s public transportation system provides easy access by providing numerous bus stops throughout the city.

The median price of a home in Austin in August of this year was $184,893. The prices of listed homes range from several million dollars for upscale homes in luxury neighborhoods to below $100,000 for updated older pre-owned ones. When considering Austin real estate, choosing the right location is key to finding the right property. Family status and lifestyle choices also dictate housing decisions. The capital of Texas attracts new residents from all walks of life. From the upscale areas of Central Austin to the more conservative neighborhoods designed for families with children, the city offers a unique Texas living experience for everyone.  Contact us today to find out more about Austin real estate.

See Also: West Austin | Downtown Austin | South Austin

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2630 Exposition Blvd., Suite 115
Austin, TX 78703 US
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