North Central Austin is full homes that were originally built in the early 1930’s. Surrounded by grand oak trees, these family styled communities offer a sense of small town safety unlike any other in Austin. Although this area was once considered to be far from downtown Austin, these areas have nearly became one, which makes this area even more convenient for its residents. Being established at such an early time, these homes are full of character, each offer a different story and many of them are waiting for someone to make their own story inside. Convenient to many nearby eateries and shopping, you are sure to find North Central Austin residents at the Northwest Recreation Center, any of its clean and friendly parks, Wine Bar, or Austin Diner. Central Austin children attend some of the finest and safest schools in Austin. Whether it is Brentwood, Crestview, Allandale, or any one of the other fine, North Central Austin neighborhoods, your family is sure to enjoy this historic piece of Austin, Texas.
Allandale is located by Burnet Road. The houses range from the original 1950s layouts, ready to be remodeled, to contemporary homes prideful of their modern designs, all of which sit on spacious lots overflowing with trees. Residents relish in their proximity to Mopac and easy access to downtown. Local favorites include the Alamo Drafthouse and...more
Brentwood lies in between Burnet Road and North Lamar Boulevard. Residents include young families, professionals, and graduate students of the University of Texas. Brentwood residents enjoy easy access to both Mopac and I-35, but also enjoy the central location. The neighborhood contains two parks—the Brentwood Park and the...more
Crestview is a beautiful neighborhood in north central Austin. Residents boast the warm, community feel the neighborhood offers, which is exuded primarily by the Wall of Welcome. Austin’s Metro Rail Red Lineruns straight through Crestview allowing residents quick, easy access to downtown Austin. Residents also enjoy the closeness to Lamar Boulevard, 183, Mopac, and I35. Residents of Crestview...more
Northgate is located near the intersection of Lamar and Anderson Lane. The location alone offers residents amazing access to a few of Austin’s most used roads—183, Lamar, and Mopac. Families enjoy the proximity to Brentwood Park and residents love the nearby Alamo Drafthouse, a local Austin favorite for dinner and movies. Nearby...more
North Shoal Creek was established in the 1960s and is predominantly a mix of young and older families. Centrally located between Mopac Expressway/Loop 1 (to the west) and 183/Research Blvd. (to the north), the North Shoal Creek Neighborhood is a very pedestrian friendly area with integrated bus routes, biking trails and sidewalks. It is located next to retail and recreational facilities, many of which are local businesses. The main...more
An eclectic neighborhood in north central Austin, West View Heights is home to professors and artists alike. Many of the homes are midcentury, but have since been remolded. West View Heights’ Residents enjoy local favorites, such as, Threadgill’s and Thunderbird Coffee. The Crestview railway station is not far and can take residents to downtown. Residents...more
The neighborhood is located by I-35 and Lamar. What the neighborhood lacks in rivers and lakes, it makes up for through location. Whether you commute to downtown or a different city, or places in between, the location offers a quick route. The homes vary in appearance, as some have recently been remolded, while others still retain their original finish out. Families enjoy the nearby...more