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East Austin

East Austin is a large, eclectic area on the east side of the city, that has seen a resurgence in the past decade as Downtown Austin's ever-growing skyline continues to expand. Within this small section of Austin lies a cultural community that thrives because of the diversity of the people who inhabit this community.

East Austin has come to represent itself as unique identity among the various regions and neighborhoods that make Austin special. As the city expands, more homes, shopping and dining options have expanded outward as well, and East Austin has become a popular destination for many local residents.

Learn more here about East Austin homes for sale in Austin, Texas.

Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $691K
Lowest Price $136K
Highest Price $5.5M
Total Listings 1,489
Avg. Days On Market 79
Avg. Price/SQFT $434

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Homes For Sale in East Austin

Are you looking for a home or real estate in the East Austin area in Austin, Texas? Search luxury East Austin homes for sale and find many real estate opportunities located in the up-and-coming East Austin area, just minutes from downtown Austin. Contact us today to schedule an appointment to view one of these homes or fill out this form to start your personalized real estate search now.

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For home buyers and homeowners who want a unique style, East Austin has a range of eclectic, established homes to newer home builds and renovated modern homes. Each home is uniquely individually-styled from one door to the next.

From clapboard-sided historic homes, that predate the automobile, to contemporary architecture, East Austin reflects the "Keep It Weird" attitude of many Austinites. Buyers will find a combination of lovingly-restored mid-century ranchers and eco-friendly metal roof bungalows in East Austin.

East Austin enjoys an artistic energy, as many local creatives and artists live in the area and bring a creative vitality to the area. Local residents can enjoy the East Austin Studio Tour, which brings together more than 350 venues (many of which are private houses) throughout the East side as they host dozens of artists who showcase their art and individual creative expressions. The exhibition provides a wonderful way for you to discover Austin's Eastside and the people who make it so appealing.

Other seasonal events include South by Southwest (SXSW), when hundreds of thousands of visitors descend on the city in search of headlining national and local acts musical acts, staged throughout both East Austin and Downtown. SXSW is a 2-week event, which features a host of music, film and interactive (technology) events that both residents and out-of-towners can experience.

East Austin residents can also enjoy weekly activities in this area. Every Sunday, at the Plaza Saltillo there is the Hope Farmers market featuring locally-grown food from conscientious growers, food vendors, and handmade crafts by regional artisans.

Pet lovers will find most establishments are very friendly to their four-legged companions. Many like to head out to run and play along the Ann and Roy Butler Hike and Bike Trails along Ladybird Lake.

In addition to plenty of local shops and boutiques in the area, just north of East Austin, residents can enjoy the Mueller Market District and Regional Shopping Center, which features a variety of national retailers and local eateries and dining options.

School Districts in East Austin

Students living in East Austin homes are served by the Austin ISD. The district operates 130 schools which include 85 elementary schools, 19 middle schools, and 17 high schools. Austin ISD covers 172.4 square miles of land which is about half of 54.1% of the city’s territory. It is also the 5th largest school in Texas with over 84,000 students and graduation rates of 86.3%.

In addition, there are several private institutions in the area which offer exceptional education for students ranging in ages from early development up to accredited college preparatory schools with advanced placement courses.

East Austin Neighborhood & Location

East Austin is a large community of neighborhoods west of Interstate 35, east of US-183, south of US-290, and north of the river. From the Texas State Capitol in Downtown Austin, take E 12th Street until it passes under Interstate 35 into Central East Austin.

East Austin homes reside in the 78723, 78702 and 78721 zip codes. Popular East Austin neighborhoods or areas include Springdale, Forest Heights, Rosewood, MLK, Rathgeber Village, Govalle, Guadalupe-Saldana, Windsor Park, and Holly.

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