By The Kent Redding Group

Searching for information on the top neighborhoods in Austin Texas? If so, you’ve come to the right place! In part 1 of this two part series we will provide you with information on the top neighborhoods here so you can make the best decision on where to buy your next home.

Johnston Terrace

Located just four miles east of Downtown Austin Texas, bordered by the East Boggy Greenbelt, Johnston Terrace offers you a comfortable, well established neighborhood with homes which were built between the 1960’s and 1970’s.

Single family 3 bedroom homes in Johnston Terrace typically range in size from 1,100 to 1,500 square free of space.

Home values in Johnston Terrace are predicted to increase by at least eight percent in 2017.

St. Johns

Located in the Northeast area of Austin, Texas, St. Johns is another older neighborhood that’s also a “hidden gem” in Austin because the roots of this neighborhood actually date back to before the Civil War and many homes here are Mid Century Modern.

Homes in the St. Johns neighborhood can typically be described as Cottage Style homes since they are usually an average of 1,000 square feet in size but residents take pride in their homes and this neighborhood was recently included in the Keep Austin Beautiful campaign.

Thanks to the growth in real estate across Austin Texas home priced in St. Johns are predicted by many Real Estate companies, including Zillow, to increase by at least nine percent or more in 2017.

North Austin

There’s no doubt that North Austin has been one of the top neighborhoods in recent years, and for good reason, this neighborhood offers many well-established neighborhoods with tree lined streets the development continues here and you will find many new or recently renovated homes as well.

Besides offering you great homes, North Austin also has a great school system, easy commute to work and an abundance of employment opportunities as well.

Homes in North Austin typically average 2,200 square feet in size and offer excellent features including brick or stone exteriors, covered patios and more.

Planning on buying a home in North Austin? Home prices here are predicted to increase by 6.6 percent in 2017.

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Get started with searching for homes in Austin Texas by calling the Kent Redding Group at (512) 306-1001 or click here to connect with us online. 

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