Explore Austin Communities

Austin, the hub of Texas, is best-known for a captivating blend of country charisma and sophistication. Often referred to as “The Next Silicon Valley” and “The Live Music Capital of the World”, Austin continues to attract many walks of life, cultures, and languages and is no doubt flourishing as one of the most exciting and diverse places to live in the northern hemisphere.

With a population close to just under one million, Austin endures growth in various industries including the Central Texas real estate market. Accommodating such a variety of people, the city fosters communities for just about any type of home buyer. Here is a breakdown of the top Austin communities, offering prospective homebuyers with some of the most unique and well-rounded lifestyles in the country.

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The Austin real estate market is one of the fastest growing and most desired in all of the United Stat…


"The Red Poppy Capital of Texas"


Homes for sale in Georgetown, TX are situated approximately 27 miles north of downtown Austin in Willi…


heart of the lost pines


Bastrop real estate is situated on the sparkling Colorado River, approximately 30 miles southeast of e…


the city by the bay

Horseshoe Bay

Horseshoe Bay real estate consists of a lovely mix of upscale lakefront and garden estates, perfect fo…



More About Austin Area Communities

Downtown Austin real estate belongs to one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world that comes with a relatively low cost of living in contrast to other cities in Texas. It’s a well-managed city that’s very inclusive and vibrant, providing residents plenty of amazing attractions and amenities. Homebuyers who move to Downtown Austin appreciate being close in proximity to work and other points of interest that can be found on 6th Street. It’s a place that’s bubbling with fresh developments contemporary condos and townhouses, so now is the time to invest in a chic- Downtown Austin condo.

If you’re looking for culture, you’ll find it in South Congress, a neighborhood that plays a huge roll in all of which keeps the city weird and wonderful. South Congress real estate is just as eclectic as the neighborhood, offering homebuyers with various styles of single-family homes ranging from new construction, ultra-contemporary two-level homes, and many turn-of-the-century craftsmen homes.

Looking for a safe place to raise your family, with only a short commute to the city? Discover the endless supply of single-family homes found in Bastrop. Cedar is also a top-contender for young families and first-time buyers, attracting buyers to an affordable market of new single-family dwellings.

If you’re hoping to find a neighborhood that has it all, consider Round Rock for its buzzing local economy, lush greenbelts, exceptional schools, and reasonably priced real estate market. Plenty of turnkey homes and single-family options can be found here for the first-time buyer. You’ll also find various new luxury builds, as well as iconic homes from the 19th century.

Horseshoe Bay offers a scenic setting in the Texas Hill Country. Many of the homes are upscale lakefront properties surrounded by Lake Lyndon B. Johnson. It’s a longer commute to the city of Austin, but it provides a sweet escape.

Depending on where you put your roots down, you could be right Downtown Austin, nestled in the rural Texas Hill Country, or near top-rated schools in Cedar Park. Here at Keller Williams Austin, we serve you in all of Austin's neighborhoods and surrounding communities. We invite you to begin your home search by exploring the communities highlighted below. You can learn more about each area and check out all the current listings on the market!

Home seekers will enjoy the many different communities to choose from here, as well as the variety of houses, condos, and townhomes available. Depending on where you settle, you could be right downtown, next to a popular community park, or near top-rated schools. What are you waiting for? Take a look.

We hope that our website's community information will help you to choose between the many wonderful areas. Each of these communities has a lot to offer the home buyer, so be sure to look around.

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