Austin West real estate guide & listings for sale
Home buyers who prefer a calm atmosphere will enjoy Austin West. This part of the city is reasonably quiet overall, as there are usually low levels of noise from traffic. Finally, it is easy to reach green spaces in the neighbourhood since there are approximately 10 of them close by for residents to explore.
The preferred approach to move around in Austin West is very often driving. It is especially convenient to park. However, travelling by transit can be difficult in this part of the city due to the service's low frequency. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and the nearest bus stop is generally close by. Austin West is not very suitable for those who travel by foot since almost no common errands can be run without needing to use a car.
The large proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Austin West is an important part of its character. About 45% of properties in this neighbourhood were constructed in the 1960s and 1970s, while most of the remaining buildings were built in the 1980s and the 1990s. This neighbourhood offers mainly three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Homeowners occupy around 80% of the properties in the neighbourhood whereas renters occupy the remainder.
Home buyers in this part of the city will be pleased to learn that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. There are also a few choices for those who appreciate nearby restaurants and cafes. When it comes to education, parents may consider it challenging for their kids to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. Furthermore, daycares are not particularly plentiful and thus tend to require an extended walk to get to.