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The Hills of Texas ♦ Southwest Austin Homes and Real Estate


Nearby Heart of Austin Homes featured neighborhoods in Southwest Austin include ...
Sign at the entry to the estates section of The Hills of Texas in Austin 78737CIRCLE C RANCH (entire development): Alta Mira Avana-Esquel Barstow Court Circle C North ♦ Circle C West/Hielscher/LaCrosse Greyrock Ridge Fairway Estates, Enclave Estates, Enclave Muirfield ♦ Park Place Park West Vintage Place

OTHER: Aviara ♦ Belterra ♦ Brodie Springs ♦ Covered Bridge Friendship Ranch Highpointe ♦ The Hills of Texas La Ventana Ledge Stone  Legend Oaks Lewis Mountain Ranch Loma Vista Meridian Reunion Ranch Ridge at Lantana ♦ Ridgeview Rim Rock Sawyer Ranch Travis Country ♦ Travis Country West Villages at Western Oaks
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The Hills of Texas Subdivision Austin ♦ Location

  • Zip Code: Austin, TX 78737
  • MLS Area: HD (Hays-Dripping Springs)
  • Neighborhood Location: The Hills of Texas subdivision is located southwest of Austin on the north side of FM-1826. Take Mopac & SH-45 to FM-1826, then turn left. The entrance is about 2 miles on the right at Kemp Hills Dr.
  • More Subdivision Info: Scroll down the page to learn more about the Hills of Texas and Hills of Texas Estates neighborhoods.
     

Homes for Sale The Hills of Texas Subdivision SW Austin

This section displays the current MLS listings of homes for sale in The Hills of Texas, the Overlook, and the Hills of Texas Estates. If you see a home that interests you, and you want a NO Pressure Appointment to see it, call Jim at 512.913.1557.

The Hills of Texas Austin ♦ Real Estate Market Activity ♦ 2008-2012

The table of Austin MLS data below is aimed at giving you an overview of real estate activity and home values in The Hills of Texas over the past 5 years.  

THE HILLS OF TEXAS AUSTIN ♦ Real Estate Market Report ♦ 2008-2012

Year

# of Homes Sold

Median Sales Price

Avg. Sales Price

Sales PriceRange

Avg. Days on Mkt.

Age of Homes Sold

Sq. Ft. of Homes Sold

2008

4

$436,000

$428,525

$266,100 to $576,000

17

1997 to 2006

1,994 to 4,800

2009 4 $384,000 $350,250 $213,000 to $420,000 93 1986 to 2005 1,865 to 2,950
2010 3 $375,000 $377,900 $355,000 to $403,700 79 1997 to 2006 2,727 to 3,437
2011 7 $375,000 $425,886 $225,000 to $690,000 113 1996 to 2011 2,048 to 4,465
2012 9 $268,000 $307,056 $220,000 to $447,000 25 1987 to 1999 1,785 to 3,434

The Hills of Texas real estate market data from the Austin Board of Realtors 1/1/2008 - 12/31/2012.

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Living in The Hills of Texas ♦ Neighborhood Features

The Hills of Texas development includes three related subdivisions. These are:

  • The Hills of Texas. This section has 62 homesites. These custom homes are built typically on 0.5-acre lots, though some are a bit larger. The homes in this part of the neighborhood, built in the years 1986 through 1999, are 1- and 2-story structures with approximately 1700-2700 sq. ft. of living space. A view of The Hills of Texas neighborhood
  • The Hills of Texas Estates. This area also has 62 lots, most of which have been developed with one-story or two-story homes. The Estates homes were built primarily in the years 1996-2007, and one new custom home was added in 2011. The lots are mostly around 2 acres +/- in size. Deed restrictions allow a couple of horses on a handful of lots that are roughly 4 acres and larger in size. 4 horses are allowed on the largest lot (almost 12 acres). 17 of the lots in The Hills of Texas Estates are gated. Home sizes in the Estates range from around 2,500 sq. ft. to over 4,500 sq. ft. Views from a number of the homesites are very nice.
  • The Overlook at The Hills of Texas. Most of the homes in The Overlook, a second gated area of The Hills of Texas, were built in the years 2000 to 2007. These 26 lots range from 1.0 to around 1.5 acres, and have some lovely Hill Country views. Homes in this part of the neighborhood range in size from around 2,800 sq. ft. to 3,500 sq. ft.


The Hills of Texas is a low-traffic community that is conveniently located just off FM-1826. Travel to Mopac and Austin is pretty simple, as is travel to US-290 and parts west, and to places south (Kyle & Wimberley) via FM-150. It is near a favorite Austin-area eating spot, the Salt Lick Restaurant, and many other shopping centers and recreational outlets in the S/SW Austin area.

Tax rates for this neighborhood in 2011 were set at $2.19/$100 of assessed property value, a relatively low rate for the Austin area. The main tax entities are the Dripping Springs ISD and Hays County. Water supply is from LCRA. All homes in this development have septic systems.

Home buyers should verify HOA requirements in The Hills of Texas neighborhoods. There are no community amenities, such as park, playground and pool.

The Hills of Texas Subdivision ♦ Public Schools for Neighborhood Students

The Hills of Texas subdivision is located within the boundaries of the Dripping Springs Independent School District. At the time this page was updated in Jan. 2013, students attended the following schools:

  • Elementary School: Rooster Springs (Grades K-5 ♦ 1001 Belterra Drive, Austin, TX 78737, in the Belterra Subdivision ♦ 512/465-6200)
  • Middle School: Dripping Springs (Grades 6-8 ♦ 940 Highway 290 West, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 ♦ 512/858-3400)
  • High School: Dripping Springs (Grades 9-12 ♦ 111 Tiger Lane, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 ♦ 512/858-3100)            


Before purchasing a home in The Hills of Texas, parents and prospective homeowners should verify current school assignments with the Dripping Springs ISD.


 


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