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Lost Creek West-Southwest Austin ♦ Location

  • Zip Code: Austin, TX 78746
  • MLS Area: 8E (Austin West/Westlake) 
  • Neighborhood Location: The Lost Creek neighborhood is located on the south side of the Capital of TX Hwy. (Loop 360) at Lost Creek Blvd. It is bordered on its south & west sides by Barton Creek.
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Homes for Sale ♦ Lost Creek Subdivision ♦ Southwest Austin

The home search below displays the current MLS listings of Homes for Sale in Austin's Lost Creek neighborhood. If you find a home that interests you, or want to set up a NO Pressure tour of this subdivision, call Jim at 512/913-1557.

Lost Creek Austin ♦ Real Estate Market Activity ♦ 2011-2016

The table that follows provides an overview of real estate activity in Lost Creek over the past 6 years.

LOST CREEK AUSTIN ♦ Real Estate Market Data ♦ 2011-2016

Year

# 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

2011 11 $415,000 $416,753 $305,000-$475,000 93 1998-2011 1,991-4,761
2012 12 $414,500 $383,958 $245,000-$500,000 169 1999-2012 2,459-4,048
2013 45 $547,500 $576,203 $422,000-$985,000 24 1976-2011 1,844-4,382
2014 31 $620,000 $640,494 $467,500-$865,000 33 1974-1989 2,102-3,624
2015 57 $653,500 $679,130 $450,000-$1,152,500 51 1974-2014 1,896-4,761
2016 57 $705,000 $711,020 $483,000-$965,500 57 1974-2016 2,065-4,642

Lost Creek Austin real estate market data from the Austin Board of Realtors 1/1/2011 - 12/31/2016.

Lost Creek Subdivision West Austin ♦ Homes, Features, Amenities

Lost Creek Homes & Features

The homes in the Lost Creek neighborhood were built beginning in 1974 as the City spread its wings in that direction. The area is quite attractive--marked by rolling, wooded hills and developed with varying styles of custom-built homes. Views, greenbelts One view of homes in the Lost Creek 78746 neighborhood.and, of course, the meandering Barton Creek that flows on the neighborhood's western and southern sides add to the appeal of Lost Creek and to its real estate value. The community spreads over more than 700 acres, and has over 1,150 homes in it.

Buyers can find homes that are mostly 1-story and 2-story, with a few multi-level homes in the mix. The single-level homes range in size from 1,783 sq. ft. to over 4,000 sq. ft., and typically have from 3-4 bedrooms, 2-3 baths and 2-car garages. Two-story homes sold since 2000 have ranged in size from 1,780 to 5,400 sq. ft. Lost Creek homes have 3-5 bedrooms, 2.5 to 3.5 baths (more in some larger homes). A high percentage of the homes in Lost Creek have 2-car garages.

As can be seen in the market data in the table above, the average sales price of homes in Lost Creek was above $710k in 2016. Sales prices have varied pretty widely: from a low of $450,000 to over a million. This is not a cookie-cutter neighborhood!

Lost Creek Amenities and Shopping

The key amenity in Lost Creek is the Lost Creek Country Club, a private club that requires A view from the Lost Creek Country Club looking upward toward the Lost Creek neighborhood!membership for the enjoyment of its features. These features include an 18-hole championship golf course with driving range and pro shop, a swim center, 16 tennis courts, a 7,500 sq. ft. onsite fitness center and dining/meeting facilties.

There is no homeowners association in Lost Creek, but the neighborhood does have an active neighborhood association that sponsors a number of neighborhood events throughout the year. There are also two neighborhood parks.

Those wanting or needing to shop or dine out have a number of options available in the area near Lost Creek. These include the Village at Westlake (HEB and more), the Barton Creek Square Mall (a very popular destination in the area), the Hill Country Galleria (US-71 and Bee Caves Rd.) and many others in the Sunset Valley area.

The Barton Creek Wilderness Park (Greenbelt) is a very popular attaction in the area. It runs basically from its entrance at Mopac to the southeast corner of Lost Creek. The Park also has a public entry behind the Woods of Westlake subdivision.

Lost Creek Tax Rates

Those who live in Lost Creek have some of the lowest tax rates in the Austin, TX area. This is because the subdivision is not within the Austin city limits, and owners do not pay city taxes. The primary taxing entities are the Eanes ISD, Travis County and the Lost Creek Municipal Utility District (MUD). Tax rates in 2015 from all of the "taxers" totalled $1.90/$100 of property value.

Lost Creek Austin ♦ Public Schools for Neighborhood Students

The Lost Creek subdivision is located within the boundaries of the Eanes Independent School District. Before purchasing a home in Lost Creek, parents and prospective homeowners should verify the currently assigned schools with the Eanes ISD.


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