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Ravenscroft Townhomes ♦ Ravenscroft South Austin Info & Real Estate


Nearby Featured Heart of Austin Homes NeighborhoodsThe monument at the Manchaca Rd. entry to Ravenscroft townhome development in South Austin

Bauerle RanchBridges at Bear CreekBrodie Springs Estates of Bauerle RanchGabardine Cottages and Gabardine Gardens HillcrestHollow at Slaughter CreekLynnbrookMeadows at Double CreekMorningsideOlympic Heights ♦ Ravenscroft ♦ Rancho AltoReserve at LynnbrookReserve at Slaughter CreekSage MeadowShady HollowSmithfield Townhomes South GroveSouthland OaksSweetwater GlenWest Oak ♦ More South-Southwest Austin Neighborhoods, w/interactive map ♦

 

Ravenscroft Subdivision South Austin ♦ Location

  • Zip Code: Austin, TX 78748
  • Austin MLS AreaSWE: Austin Southwest-East
  • Neighborhood Location: Drive south on Manchaca Rd. from W. Slaughter Ln. in South Austin. The main entrance is at Melibee Dr., just past Ravenscroft Dr., on the east side of Manchaca Rd.
  • Scroll down to view more info on Ravenscroft.
  • Click link to see featured neighborhoods Southwest Austin (West of Brodie Ln) or Southeast Austin (East of IH-35), with an interactive Google map.

Townhomes for Sale ♦ Ravenscroft ♦ South Austin

The townhomes currently for sale (Active and Pending listings) in the Ravenscroft subdivision are displayed below. If you want more information on one of these townhomes or want a NO Pressure tour of Ravenscroft Townhomes, call Jim at 512.913.1557.

Ravenscroft Austin ♦ Builders, Townhomes, Neighborhood Features

Ravenscroft Subdivision ♦ History, Townhomes & Features

In November 2011, Ravenscroft experienced an upswing of new townhome construction. Though the development began in 2007, the economic downturn severely cramped the progress of A view of the Ravenscroft Townhome neighborhood in South Austin.Ravenscroft. Patriot Homes, the original developer, stopped its work, and Milestone Community Builders began buildiing in 2011. Its work there is now finished. While building, Milestone offered five new townhome floorplans, each with a famous literary or musical name: Shakespeare, Mozart, Longfellow, Hemmingway and Bronte. The four 2-story layouts had from 1,236 to 1,736 sq. ft. of living space, while the 1-story plan had 1,329 sq. ft.  

These Ravenscroft townhomes had 2 or 2.5 baths, 2-3 bedrooms and a single-car garage with door opener. The standard features included many things once considered upgrades, including energy efficient windows and insulation, rounded sheetrock corners, satin nickel doorknobs and light fixtures, and much more!

Ravenscroft Townhomes ♦ Taxes, HOA & Utilities

A late afternoon view of the Ravenscroft community pool.Owners of townhomes in Ravenscroft are required to maintain membership in the Ravenscroft HOA. The fees are used to take care of the subdivision common areas (including the community pool).

The primary utility providers in Ravenscroft are the City of Austin (electricity, water, sewer, waste) and Texas Gas Service (natural gas). Townhome owners have options for cable, internet and phone services.

The 2016 tax rates on townhomes in Ravenscroft totalled $2.23/$100 of assessed property value. These typically change from year to year. Taxes are assessed by the Austin ISD, City of Austin, Travis County and other entities.

Ravenscroft ♦ Shopping and Recreation Options

Since the time Ravenscroft was started, the number of shopping options for Ravenscroft residents and others in South Austin, especially along W. Slaughter Lane, has greatly improved. These include the very popular Southpark Meadows center at IH-35, Tanglewood Village at Manchaca Rd., the Shady Hollow Village at Brodie Lane, and Escarpment Village in Circle C Ranch. 

There are a number of public parks in the area, including the Mary Moore Searight Metro Park. This park, with its 340+ acres of parkland on the south side of W. Slaughter Lane, has a variety of features that appeal to families, disc golfers, and others who want to just get out in nature for awhile

Golf courses in the area of Ravenscroft townhomes include the Grey Rock Golf Club in Circle C Ranch, the Plum Creek Golf Club in Kyle, and the City of Austin's Jimmy Clay and Roy Kizer courses.

Ravenscroft Austin ♦ Real Estate Market Report ♦ 2011-2016

The information in the table below is provided to give you an overview of market activity in Ravenscroft in the past few years.  

 

Ravenscroft 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 1 $178,000 $178,000 $178,000-$178,000 178 2007 1,939-1,939
2012 13 $155,080 $156,198 $141,000-$176,940 113 2007-2012 1,236-1,736
2013 11 $181,972 $176,108 $129,100-$197,246 60 2008-2012 1,236-1,821
2014 8 $180,200 $183,925 $165,000-$210,000 48 2008-2012 1,236-1,821
2015 10 $212,000 $209,285 $179,900-$231,000 28 2007-2013 1,231-1,922
2016 18 $210,000 $211,317 $189,000-$235,000 25 2008-2013 1,231-1,922

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

Thinking about selling your townhome in Ravenscroft?

Public Schools for Students Living in Ravenscroft

Students living in Ravenscroft attend schools of the Austin Independent School District

If you are considering a home purchase in the Ravenscroft community, it is wise to verify the current schools at the AISD website. School attendance lines are sometimes redrawn.


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