West University Homes for Sale

As the name suggests, the Austin neighborhood of West University is located adjacent to the University of Texas. As such, this charming district finds itself with a youthful vibe and streets full of students. Condos tend to be the most popular housing type within this community and West University real estate prices tend to range widely. Residents choose West University for many reasons including proximity to the school, an ideal location within the city, excellent transit options, and the energetic atmosphere.

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126 Properties Found. Page 1 of 6.
Photo of Listing #4819852

903 W 18th St, Austin

$4,850,000 - 7 Beds, 9 Baths, 5,539 Sf

MLS® # 4819852

Engel & Volkers Austin
Photo of Listing #5335864

2604 Wooldridge Dr, Austin

$2,995,000 - 6 Beds, 7 Baths, 6,539 Sf

MLS® # 5335864

Moreland Properties
Photo of Listing #4685856

1500 Wooldridge Dr, Austin

$2,695,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 5,010 Sf

MLS® # 4685856

Conlan And Company
Photo of Listing #5891833

2516 Wooldridge Dr, Austin

$1,950,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,240 Sf

MLS® # 5891833

Diane Dopson Properties
Photo of Listing #8252675

1308 Old 19th St #1, Austin

$1,650,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 2,768 Sf

MLS® # 8252675

KW-Austin Portfolio RealEstate
Photo of Listing #2229498
New Listing

1013 W 23rd St, Austin

$1,375,000

MLS® # 2229498

Metro Realty
Photo of Listing #7858810

2808 San Pedro St, Austin

$1,200,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,114 Sf

MLS® # 7858810

Sisu Realty & Associates
Photo of Listing #4186598

2311 Longview St, Austin

$1,139,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 2,280 Sf

MLS® # 4186598

512 Realty
Photo of Listing #6614711

2806 San Pedro St, Austin

$600,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,020 Sf

MLS® # 6614711

Sisu Realty & Associates
Photo of Listing #4958362

2830 Salado St, Austin

$465,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,512 Sf

MLS® # 4958362

eXp Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #8627852

1812 West Ave #109, Austin

$457,500 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,108 Sf

MLS® # 8627852

Gayer Group, REALTORS(R)
Photo of Listing #7356138

2205 N Lamar Blvd #222, Austin

$429,900 - 1 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,255 Sf

MLS® # 7356138

Realty Austin
Photo of Listing #3563662

2502 Leon St #500, Austin

$409,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,232 Sf

MLS® # 3563662

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #6570653
New Listing

2505 San Gabriel St #413, Austin

$399,900 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,155 Sf

MLS® # 6570653

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #7118820
New Listing

2529 Rio Grande #52, Austin

$399,000 - 2 Beds, 3 Baths, 1,207 Sf

MLS® # 7118820

Uptown Realty LLC
Photo of Listing #7751183

2502 Leon St #300, Austin

$384,900 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,108 Sf

MLS® # 7751183

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1783019

2502 Leon St #506, Austin

$379,900 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,036 Sf

MLS® # 1783019

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #7304234

3016 Guadalupe St #305, Austin

$375,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,053 Sf

MLS® # 7304234

Catalyst Realty
Photo of Listing #3963877

2502 Leon St #414, Austin

$374,900 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,108 Sf

MLS® # 3963877

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #2553344
New Listing

2205 N Lamar Blvd #323, Austin

$350,000 - 1 Beds, 1 Baths, 985 Sf

MLS® # 2553344

Kuper Sotheby's Itl Rlty
Photo of Listing #6637013

704 W 21st St #101, Austin

$329,000 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 813 Sf

MLS® # 6637013

Keller Williams - Lake Travis
Photo of Listing #3864681

2502 Leon St #215, Austin

$319,900 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 889 Sf

MLS® # 3864681

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #1163712

2502 Leon St #101, Austin

$319,900 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 929 Sf

MLS® # 1163712

Ely Properties, Inc.
Photo of Listing #6164993

706 W 22nd St #207, Austin

$312,500 - 2 Beds, 2 Baths, 843 Sf

MLS® # 6164993

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West University Homes For Sale

With condos being the most popular building style in this community, houses are a rare commodity in West University. As such, when buyers find a West University home for sale that piques their interest, it’s important that they act quickly.

Most West University homes for sale can be found in the northern or southernmost points of the community. Many of these houses were constructed in the 1910s and 1920s. As such, many of them have status as landmarks. The architecture from this period of time tended to have a higher level of custom detailing that homes that are constructed today. As a result, buyers will find that no two of these are the same inside, despite the fact that many of them boast similar Craftsman designs. These historic homes measure close to 1,000 square feet if they are in their original condition; however, it is possible to find houses that have been renovated to include add-ons that expand their living space.

While some of these older houses have been carefully maintained over the decades so that they are very similar to how they were when they were first built, others have been renovated to keep with the times. These houses have contemporary appliance, modern finishes, and today’s conveniences.

Although many West University homes for sale are character homes, a discerning buyer can find a rare example of recent construction that was built within the past few years.

Discover West University Condos For Sale

West University condos for sale are plentiful in this market. With a high student population, condos are the most popular housing style in this district of Austin, and buyers will find plenty of opportunities to invest. Because of the high student population, this neighborhood is especially appealing to those who want to purchase property and rent it to a tenant.

Prices for a West University condo for sale begin around $150,000 for a suite that belongs to an older complex and can reach as high as $700,000 for a luxury unit in a newer building. Because of the popularity of condos in this community, each year more and more old buildings are razed and replaced by newer constructions.

Students and young professionals will find plenty of one- and two-bedroom units ideal for their lifestyles, but there are also a number of three- and four-bedroom condos available that would easily accommodate families who want to live in the area.

Although many of these condos have compact floor plans, they are made to feel spacious and often include floor-to-ceiling windows, open-concept floor plans, and bright interiors. As a whole, the neighborhood of West University is well known for the bright exterior colors of its condo buildings, which lends to the youthful and energetic feeling that is characteristic of this neighborhood.

Living In West University

For many, one of the largest conveniences of living in West University is the neighborhood’s proximity to the University of Texas. There, students have the option to study a diverse range of subjects including, architecture, law, fine arts, pharmacy, and more. In fact, the school offers studies in more than 170 different fields at the undergraduate level and more than 100 fields of study at the graduate level.

The university is not the only place this community is near. Residents of West University also find themselves close to the Seton Medical Center, making it a popular community for those who work in medical professions.

The eastern border of West University is defined by Guadalupe Street. This street is lined by dozens of shops and services. Residents will find an assortment of banks, restaurants, services, shops, boutiques, and more. As such, many people who live in this neighborhood can walk to a place where they can find most of their daily amenities.


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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 13th, 2018 at 6:46pm 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.

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