Downtown Austin is located near both The State Capitol building and the East 6th Street entertainment district in the 78701 ZIP code. In the Austin MLS, this is considered area DT. Most homes for sale here are condominium units in both older and newer buildings. Some popular condominium projects in Downtown Austin are The Shore, 360 Condominiums, The Spring, Four Seasons Residences, The W Austin, The Austonian, Austin City Lofts, Avenue Lofts, The Independent, Seaholm Residences, and The Nokonah. Downtown Austin allows residents easy access to Lady Bird Lake, the Austin Hike and Bike trail, Barton Springs Pool, and nearby Zilker Park. To learn more about Downtown Austin homes for sale and real estate or to request a market analysis on your Downtown Austin property, please contact us on 512.636.0672 or by using the form below.
Downtown Austin condominiums and homes for sale vary greatly in price. There are a few select older buildings with slightly lower price points, as well as ultra-luxury buildings like The Austinian, The W, and Four Seasons Residences. The average 1BR space is around 900 square feet, while 2BR units are usually sized in the 1,100-1,200sf range.
In addition to offering convenience to many businesses, downtown residents have great cultural access. Famed venues such as ACL Live/Moody Theatre, The Paramount Theater, Ballet Austin, The Parish Room, Antone's, Lambert's, and Stubb's B-B-Q are all located in the 78701 area.
Schools in the downtown area are within the Austin Independent School District (AISD). Most students attend Austin High School, O. Henry Middle School, and Matthews Elementary. Austin High School is located near Lady Bird Lake and MoPac near downtown, while O. Henry is west of MoPac in the Tarrytown/Lake Austin Blvd. area.