South Central Austin

Home values in South Central Austin have seen a steady rise in recent years, due to the area’s desirable proximity to downtown Austin.


South Central Austin, TX Real Estate Statistics

Average Price $1.2M
Lowest Price $165K
Highest Price $6M
Total Listings 564
Avg. Days On Market 78
Avg. Price/SQFT $589

Property Types (active listings)

South Central Properties For Sale

Explore South Central Austin, TX Real Estate

South Central Austin real estate is situated across the bridges on the south side of Lady Bird Lake, complete with towering oak trees and green spaces nearby. This area is home to some of the oldest neighborhoods in Austin that boast an impactful sense of charm and community.

If you’re looking to live close to Austin’s most renowned restaurants, shopping, and entertainment, but skip the traffic and home prices of living directly Downtown, South Central Austin homes for sale will do the trick. South Central Austin gives off a tranquil atmosphere despite close proximity to all kinds of community hotspots.

View the selection of South Central Austin subdivisions below, or read on to learn more about North Austin real estate.

Discover South Central Austin, TX Homes For Sale

South Central Austin real estate ranges from craftsman-style bungalows to modern high rises, and has plenty of options to fit every budget and lifestyle. Featuring close proximity to downtown attractions, this area is very desirable for buyers of all ages.

Active Families and young professionals gravitate toward the areas of Barton HillsBouldinZilker,South River City, and Travis Heights.   More trendy neighborhoods include South Congress, South Lamar, and Oltorf areas.

Regardless of neighborhood, South Central Austin real estate as a whole offers a quick commute into the heart of the city, as well as easy access to recreational activities at the lake.

South Central Austin, TX Lifestyle: Highlights & Amenities

Ample Green Space

Located just across the bridges, on the south side of Lady Bird Lake, South Central’s towering oak trees and expanses of green in places like Zilker Metropolitan Park give people the true Hill Country experience while still putting residents in the heart of the action.

Unparalleled Entertainment

Zilker Park is also home to the Austin City Limits music festival in the fall and the South by Southwest (SXSW) film festival in the spring, bringing tens of thousands of tourists into this Austin enclave. The nearby Long Center for the Performing Arts backs up against the lake and is a popular weekend entertainment destination.

Shopping & Community Hotspots

The neighborhood known as South Congress (SoCo) has long been known as an Austin hotspot for its funky boutiques, trendy bars and unique eateries, as well as galleries and live music venues, including Threadgill’s and the Continental Club. It’s the original community that spawned the mantra, “Keep Austin weird.”

South Lamar (SoLa) is also booming, with the addition of several new apartment and condominium developments. A pedestrian friendly destination, SoLa offers funky shops, restaurants, watering holes, and entertainment venues, including the Alamo Draft House and the famed Saxon Pub.

Interested in learning more about South Central Austin homes for sale? Connect with Monte Davis Realty Group Corp today to schedule a viewing and receive trusted assistance with all things Austin real estate.

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