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Bridges at Bear Creek Subdivision ♦ Location
Bridges at Bear Creek ♦ Homes for Sale
The home search that follows displays current Active and Pending MLS listings of homes for sale in the Bridges at Bear Creek subdivision. If you have a question, or want a NO Pressure Appointment to see homes in the Bridges of Bear Creek, call Jim at 512.913.1557.
Bridges at Bear Creek ♦ Real Estate Market Activity ♦ 2011-2015
The data in the table below are intended to give you an overview of Bridges at Bear Creek home sales activity for the past 5 years. The first subdivision sales that were recorded in the Austin MLS were in August 2008.
BRIDGES AT BEAR CREEK Austin ♦ Real Estate Market Data ♦ 2011-2015
# of Homes Sold
Median Sales Price
Avg. Sales Price
Sales Price Range
Avg. Days on Mkt.
Age of Homes Sold
Sq. Ft. of Homes Sold
||2008 to 2011
||2,010 to 4,285
||2008 to 2012
||1,938 to 4,413
||2008 to 2013
||1,800 to 4,384
||2008 to 2014
||1,667 to 3,918
||2008 to 2015
||1,828 to 4,460
Bridges at Bear Creek real estate market data from the Austin Board of Realtors, 1/1/11 - 12/31/15.
Bridges at Bear Creek ♦ Neighborhood Features ♦ Builders
Bridges at Bear Creek ♦ Builders, Homes & Neighborhood Features
Near the end of April 2016, new home sales are just about completed in the Bridges at Bear Creek. The remaining builder, Buffington Homes, has several completed spec homes and a few lots still available. Megatel Homes has completed its activity in this community.
Home sites in the Bridges of Bear Creek include 50' (east side of Brodie Lane), 60', 1/2-acre, and 1-acre lots. The larger lots are in an estates section.
Buffington's homes vary in size, elevations and price, with selections that are either one or two stories. Homes in Bridges at Bear Creek have many high-end features that add beauty, living convenience and energy efficiency. Many of the homesites have mature trees. Some homes back up to green areas.
In the past 5 years, homes sold in BBC ranged in size from 1,667 to 4,460 sq. ft. in size.
The Bridges at Bear Creek has no neighborhood amenities, such as a community pool. The beauty of the Bridges at Bear Creek is enhanced by the stone walls along the east and west sides of Brodie Lane.
Bridges at Bear Creek ♦ Area Amenities
Shopping, Eating, Entertainment: Nearby places for shopping, entertainment and dining include Shady Hollow Village (W. Slaughter and Brodie), The Shops at Arbor Trails (Mopac and Wm. Cannon) and Southpark Meadows (I-35 and W. Slaughter).
Outdoor Enjoyment: Grey Rock Golf Club (City of Austin) and Plum Creek Golf Club, the Veloway (rollerblading and bicycling), Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, and the Metro (Circle C) and Dick Nichols Parks.
Taxes & HOA ♦ Bridges at Bear Creek ♦ South Austin
Taxes in the Bridges at Bear Creek are assessed by a number of taxing entities, including Travis County, AISD, the City of Austin and Austin Community College. 2015 tax rates totaled $2.30 per $100 of property value. Tax rates and property values usually change from year to year.
Membership in the Bridges at Bear Creek Homeowners Association (HOA) is mandatory. Per current MLS listings (January 2016), HOA fees vary quite a bit depending on which section of the neighborhood a home has been purchased.
Bridges at Bear Creek South Austin ♦ Utility Providers
Water/Sewer/Trash: City of Austin
Electricity: Pedernales Electric Cooperative
Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service
Cable/Phone: AT&T, Time Warner
Video Tour ♦ Bridges at Bear Creek Subdivision
The video that follows is aimed at giving you a visual introduction to the Bridges at Bear Creek: homes, neighborhood, etc. Click on the image to begin your tour. Enjoy!
Bridges at Bear Creek South Austin ♦ Public Schools for Students
Students living in the Bridges at Bear Creek learn the 3 R's at schools operated by the Austin Independent School District. For the 2015-2016 school year, the following schools were assigned to Bridges at Bear Creek students:
- Elementary School: Baranoff (Grades K-5 ♦ 12009 Buckingham Gate, Austin, TX 78748 ♦ 512/841-7100)
- Middle School: Bailey (Grades 6-8 ♦ 4020 Lost Oasis Hollow, Austin, TX 78739 ♦ 512/414-4990)
- High School: Bowie (Grades 9-12 ♦ 4103 Slaughter Ln., Austin, TX 78749 ♦ 512/414-5247)
Prospective homeowners should verify the current school assignments with the Austin ISD, since school attendance boundaries are occasionally redrawn.