Crestview Homes for Sale
Located in the northern region of Austin, the neighborhood of Crestview is a popular suburban community. With a combination of commercial and residential real estate in the area, residents of this fantastic community will find that they never have to travel far from home to get their daily necessities. Crestview is an ideal community for working professionals. It is simultaneously close to many of Austin’s major tech companies and many of its main medical facilities. Its proximity to nearby schools and community parks also makes it popular among families in Austin.
Browse through the latest Crestview real estate listings below, or continue reading about one of Greater Austin's most popular communities.
Crestview Real Estate Listings
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Crestview Homes For Sale
Most Crestview homes for sale are valued between $400,000 and $700,000, although exceptional properties in the area can certainly exceed that marker.
The majority of Crestview real estate was constructed in the 1940s and ‘50s. As such, buyers are likely to find that most of the houses reflect the architectural styles that were popular in those decades. Having that said, many homebuyers have taken the initiative to renovate their properties to include updated finishes, modern interior designs, and contemporary conveniences.
The predominant building style in the community is single-level cottage-style homes. Houses in their original state tend to measure approximately 1,300 square feet, making them ideal for small families. Often, you will find that the homes in this neighborhood have had additions built on to them so that they better fit the needs of larger families or those who love to entertain.
One big perk of living in a community that has been established for so many years is the landscaping. Trees and bushes have had time to develop into handsome, towering, beautiful specimens. Often, trees and hedges situated near fences offer homeowners an element of privacy from their neighbors. Throughout the high temperatures of the summer, you will also be thankful for the shade provided by these trees.
Buyers interested in recent construction on the Crestview real estate market will find that there are a few rare examples where old homes have been completely replaced by newer, more modern builds.
Discover Crestview Condos For Sale
Condos make up a small portion of the local real estate market in Crestview. The complexes that do exists tend to be located near the commercial corridor on Burnet Road. Although this housing type is rare in Crestview, it is possible to find both townhome-style and apartment-style condos in Crestview.
These smaller homes can be ideal for first-time buyers or retirees who are looking for a cozy space to call their own that is close to nearby amenities. Because condos tend to be easier to clean and maintain, homeowners will find themselves with plenty of free time to explore the many shops, parks, and recreation facilities in this area of Austin.
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Living in Crestview, Austin
North Austin is a popular place for many working professionals. Especially, if you work in the medical system, a neighborhood like Crestview may appeal to you. Many of the city’s major hospitals are located in the north quadrant. Popular medical institutions include:
- Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital
- Cross Creek Hospital
- Heart Hospital of Austin
- St. David’s Medical Center
- Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas
The northern region of Austin is also popular among those who work in the tech industry. More and more start-ups and independent businesses are coming to the city, and many of them are located in the tech hub in northern Austin. In fact, many of city’s computer and tech companies are located on West Anderson Lane, a street that happens to form the northern boundary of Crestview.
Parents with school-aged children will find their kids attending the following schools:
- Brentwood Elementary School
- Lamar Middle School
- McCallum High School
Lamar and McCallum are well known for the excellence of their fine arts programs. The neighborhood also includes St. Louis Catholic School.
At the very heart of the neighborhood, residents will find Brentwood Park, a favorite place for many kids in the area. This key community feature has:
- Basketball hoops
- Children’s playground
- Swimming pool
- Multi-purpose green spaces
Crestview enjoys a central location in the north, and residents will find that it is easy to get around the city. It is located near the University of Texas Campus where thousands of students study each semester. Should you ever need to venture downtown, it is only 5 miles away.
The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from December 15th, 2018 at 6:45pm CST. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market.
All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.