All about Allandale

Posted by on Monday, July 4th, 2016 at 3:29am.

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Allandale is an attractive, upscale community located minutes away from the shopping, entertainment, and business hub of Downtown Austin. Tree-lined streets, large allotments, and lovely old homes define this family-friendly neighborhood.

In addition to Allandale proper, the community includes the more petite Austin North neighborhoods of Treadwell, Shoal village, Shoalmont, Highland Village, Highland Park, Green Acres, Crestmont, and Edgewood.

Ideal location

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Allandale enjoys a convenient, central location, between Burnet Road, Mopac 1, Anderson Lane, and 45th Street. It's within an easy stroll of the Austin CBD and is near the city's historic parks, the Austin campus of the University of Texas, and key entertainment and retail zones.

Within Allandale, Burnet Road is home to a good collection of small businesses, independent retailers and restaurants.

The suburb is served by the highly-rated Austin Independent School District.

Allandale real estate

Allandale is a popular choice among professionals and families seeking a "low crime, low grime" neighborhood, with easy access to amenities.

Allandale real estate ranges from single-story, ranch-style homes built in the 1950s to upmarket condos and four- and five-bedroom family homes with contemporary finishes and well-established gardens.

Ranked by Street Advisor as one of the top 10 neighborhoods in Austin, Allandale offers plenty of opportunities for walking, jogging and biking; easy access to jobs and good schools; and a crime rate that's well below the national average.

A high cost of living is countered by a comparatively high average household incomes, and the value of Allandale property has been increasing dramatically, year on year, for well on a decade.

Allandale attractions

Allandale features a good range of restaurants, cafés, and shops, many of which are concentrated along Burnet Road. You can buy just about anything in its popular shopping district, from caviar and cupcakes to books, home décor, and apparel.

Allandale also features its own Burnet Road Farmers' Market.

Active Allandale residents can choose from a number of attractive outdoor areas and parks. Northwest Park offers hiking trails, barbecue pits, and picnic tables; the Northwest Recreation center is a popular indoor and outdoor sports complex; and the Shoal Creek Bike Trail runs the length of the neighborhood. Allandale also includes the Northwest Municipal pool.

Interested in renting or buying real estate in Allandale, TX? Contact Austin Luxury Realty today on 512 518 3517.

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