East Austin Real Estate

The homes and communities of East Austin, TX made Forbes 2012 list of America’s Hippest Hipster Neighborhoods. Many locales exist within the area but resident forums describe the official boundaries as any homes located east of Interstate 35 (I-35). Massive city improvement efforts of the 90’s encouraged the arrival of real estate developers and brought new life into the area. Homeowners enjoy immediate access to a variety of attractions.

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The more affordable home price ranges that East Austin has to offer can make it the ideal location for first time real estate buyers and those with more limited financial resources at their disposal. East Austin neighborhoods can also offer a way to enjoy a superior investment opportunity, as real estate value continues to grow along with the rest of the city.

Things to do include The Texas State Cemetery and Oakwood Cemetery are the final resting place for a number of public figures including James Hogg and Confederate Army Veterans. Madison Cabin allows guests to take a glimpse inside life during the 1800s. Residents craving the great outdoors head to Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park for boating, picnicking and fishing. Beer enthusiasts enjoy touring the Live Oak Brewing Company while the George Washington Carver Museum highlights advances in African American culture. Non-profit entities sponsor weekly Treasure Island Bingo games.

Diverse restaurants populate the area, featuring Brazilian, vegetarian and traditional Southern cuisine. East Austin is emerging as a vibrant neighborhood. The pedestrian-friendly layout attributed to its designation as a hipster paradise.

East Austin has experienced a construction boom in recent years. Investing in roads, homes, and business has created a rapid expansion in recent years. You’ll find some of the least expensive homes in Austin here ($65K+) with manufactured and pier and beam homes to restored Victorians, new condos and production homes.

East Austin Boundaries
East Austin borders include Interstate 35 to the west, Airport Blvd to the north, Highway 183 to the east, and Lady Bird Lake to the south.

East Austin MLS Zip Codes
East Austin home for sale are available in the 78702, 78722, 78723, and 78724 zip codes.

East Austin Neighborhoods
Blackland, Central East Austin, Cherrywood, Chestnut, East Cesar Chavez, French Place, Govalle, Holly, Montopolis, Pleasant Valley, Riverside, Rosewood, Bergstrom Village, Carson Creek, Colony Meadows, Colony Park, Daffin, Ed Bluestein, Garden Valley, Govalle, Imperial Valley, Johnston Terrace, Knollwood on the Colorado River, Las Cimas, Meadows of Walnut Creek, Meadows at Trinity Crossing, MLK, MLK/183, Montopolis, Mueller, North Point, Northridge Park, Oak Springs, Park Place, Pecan Springs / Springdale, Richland Estates, Sendero Hills,The Woodlands, Thunderbird Farms, University Hills, Valle Del Rio, Walnut Bend,Windsor Park

East Austin Schools
Elementary School: Allen, Andrews, Blackshear, Blanton, Brooke, Campbell, Govalle, Harris, Metz, Norman, Oak Springs, Ortega, Pickle, Sanchez, Sims, Volma Overton, Winn, Zavala
Middle School: Garcia, Kealing, Martin, Pearce, Webb
High School: Gonzalo Garza, LBJ, Reagan

East Austin Sports/Rec
Bluebonnet Hill Golf Course
Colony Park
King Complex
Morris Williams Golf Course
Northeast Park
Riverside Golf Course

East Austin Hospitals
Dell Children's Medical Center
St. David's Rehabilitation Hospital
University Medical Center Brackenridge

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