In recent years Austin has emerged as one of the most desirable places in the U.S. to live. Several factors have brought about Austin’s recent popularity from the low cost of housing to the diverse cultural activities and entertainment in the city. Austin is also convenient to several popular lakes including Lake Travis and Lake Austin. Large corporations now call the Austin area home as well and these companies continue to attract new residents to the area. The city of Austin is home to about 700,000 residents; with another 700,000 in surrounding suburbs. People, young and old, married and single, rich and not so rich call Austin home. With such a diverse population, natural attractions and employment opportunities it’s no wonder more and more people are flocking to this city.
Austin is considered the cultural hub of central Texas and with good reason; the music scene in Austin is prolific and is often referred to as the live music capital of Texas. The restaurants are fabulous, offering a selection of cuisine to satisfy true Texans as well as world travelers and the nightlife is a phenomenon all it’s own, with vibrant clubs and museums, theatres and don’t forget the festivals, farmers markets and community celebrations. The people of Austin revel in their uniqueness and resist the common and mundane so a diverse and original lifestyle is the norm for many residents in Austin.
Schools in and around Austin are ranked high and some are considered among the best in the country. The area’s communities are designed to promote healthy living and offer not only families but young entrepreneurs as well as empty nesters and retirees a wonderful living experience. The Austin real estate market has enjoyed steady recent growth and is one of the reasons newcomers are considering Austin a good place to live.
Whether you already live in the Austin area and are simply looking to relocate, or you’re new to town, moving from another city or state all together, Austin Real Estate Authority can help you find and compare real estate in every community. Search Austin real estate by MLS listings, find a real estate agent and determine the value of Austin area homes right here.
You’ll also find detailed descriptions of more than fifty individual communities in and around Austin, all with average housing and property costs, statistics on neighborhood schools and school districts, as well as information on what the community has to offer in terms of recreational and cultural activities. Austin is composed of a variety of neighborhoods and communities, all of which offer their own unique styles and amenities. Deciding where to live is not always easy, but Austin Real Estate Authority can help you find your ideal home in your ideal surroundings.