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Travis Country Austin Homes for Sale ♦ Travis Country Austin Real Estate


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Travis Country Austin ♦ Location in SW Austin

  • Zip Code: Austin, TX 78735
  • MLS Area: W (Austin West) 
  • Neighborhood Location: Travis Country is basically located between the Barton Creek Wilderness Park and the Southwest Parkway as it heads west from Mopac. The main entrance to Travis Country is at Republic of Texas Blvd. The neighborhood also has entrances at Mission Oaks Blvd. and from Foster Ranch Rd. The two key thoroughfares in the neighborhood are Republic of Texas Blvd. and Travis Country Circle.
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Homes for Sale ♦ Travis Country Subdivision ♦ Southwest Austin

The home search below displays the current MLS listings of Homes for Sale and Condos for Sale in Southwest Austin's Travis Country neighborhood. The results include listings in all sections of the subdivision. 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
 

Travis Country Austin ♦ Real Estate Market Activity ♦ 2011-2016

The table that follows will give you an overview of home and condominium real estate activity in Travis Country over the past 6 years.

TRAVIS COUNTRY 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 72 $309,825 $325,945 $186,000-$539,000 45 1973-2000 1,172-4,238
2012 80 $344,000 $351,946 $195,000-$475,000 20 1973-2000 1,172-3,651
2013 65 $396,500 $390,940 $193,000-$601,000 19 1973-2000 1,172-3,438
2014 59 $425,000 $450,579 $175,000-$1,010,000 28 1974-2006 1,421-4,934
2015 69 $438,000 $445,508 $262,500-$600,000 21 1973-2000 1,172-3,376
2015 36 $489,525 $510,123 $270,000-$762,500 30 1974-2001 1,172-3,659

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

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Travis Country Austin ♦ Neighborhood Overview ♦ Facts and Features

Travis Country Overview and Location

The pond at the Blue Valley Recreational Area in Southwest Austin's Travis Country subdivisionTravis Country is bordered by the Southwest Parkway on its S/SW side, Foster Ranch Rd./Travis Country Circle on the west, the Barton Creek Wilderness Park and Greenbelt on the N/NE side and by Mopac on the SE. It is a lovely development that features a great number of mature trees, parks and green areas throughout. Two active creeks help keep the green areas green!

Another factor that makes Travis Country appealing is its location. From Travis Country you can pretty easily get to jobs, schools, Downtown Austin (just a few miles), UT, Austin entertainment, shopping, the Hill Country, and most of the major traffic routes in the Austin area.

Travis Country Development and Homes

The development of Travis Country began in 1973 (about the same time Shady Hollow was started in South Austin) and continued until the last homes A view of the Travis Country neighborhoodwere built in 2001. The opportunities for home ownership in Travis Country include two sections of condominiums (Woods of Travis Country and Parke at Travis Country). Other sections of the neighborhood offer single-family homes in areas known as Trailwood Village, Lost Creek at Gaines Ranch and Travis Country Green. Collectively, these areas make up the whole of what is a very popular and attractive development.

Single-family home styles vary quite a bit in Travis Country. Some of the variation is due to the development of the subdivision over 29 or so years, and the changes in building styles over that period. Including condos in the mix, the sizes of homes in Travis Country range from around 1,200 sq. ft. to over 4,900 sq. ft. The features of the homes vary widely also, depnding on their size, location an degree of upgrades that current and prior owners have made.

Travis Country Amenities, HOA and Taxes

The neighborhood has a homeowners' association which takes care of the common areas of Travis Country and operates two very nice community centers. Membership in the Travis Country Community Neighborhood Association (HOA) is required.

The Blue Valley Recreational Area pool in SW Austin's Travis Country neighborhoodThe first and largest of these centers is the Blue Valley Recreation Center. This is a well-developed park-type area that features 2 swimming pools, 6 tennis courts, basketball court, picnic areas, and play equipment for the kids. The Travis Country (Sycamore) Creek winds through the middle of the neighborhood. The portion that runs along the south side of Blue Valley Recreation Center is called Blue Valley Pond. It is stocked with fish and provides a natural and beautiful home to native plants and animal life.

The other amenity center is called Hilltop Recreation Area. It is located on the west side of the subdivision, and features a pool, sports courts, and play areas. A mile-and-a-half wooded trail connects the two recreation areas. 

Travis Country residents have access to the Barton Creek greenbelt area from two locations in the neighborhood.

Tax rates in Travis Country are typical of most areas within the Austin city limits. In 2016, tax rates totalled $2.23/$100 of assessed property value.

Travis Country Austin ♦ Public Schools for Neighborhood Students

The Travis Country subdivision is located within the boundaries of the Austin Independent School DistrictBefore purchasing a home in Travis Country, parents and prospective homeowners should verify the currently assigned schools with the Austin ISD.

Travis Country is located adjacent to one of the premier private schools in the Austin area: Regents School of Austin (3230 Travis Country Circle, Austin, TX 78735).


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