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Bouldin Creek Real Estate

All Listings Under $100,000 $200,000 - $300,000
$300,000 - $400,000 $400,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - $600,000
$600,000 - $700,000 $700,000 - $800,000 $800,000 - $900,000
$900,000 - $1,000,000 Over $1,000,000
900 S 2nd St #11, Austin
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,292 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #11, Austin

$1,349,000
900 S 2nd St #9, Austin
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,298 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #9, Austin

$1,295,000 ↓ $80,000
New
1600 S 1st St #410, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,528 SqFt

1600 S 1st St #410, Austin

$1,200,000
1600 S 1st St #224, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,143 SqFt

1600 S 1st St #224, Austin

$1,200,000
900 S 2nd St #8, Austin
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,994 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #8, Austin

$1,195,000
New
1600 S 1st St #402, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,528 SqFt

1600 S 1st St #402, Austin

$1,150,000
900 S 1st St #421, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,886 SqFt

900 S 1st St #421, Austin

$1,045,000
900 S 2nd St #27, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,184 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #27, Austin

$1,019,000 ↓ $60,000
900 S 1st St #321, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,886 SqFt

900 S 1st St #321, Austin

$995,000
900 S 2nd St #25, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,142 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #25, Austin

$985,000
900 S 2nd St #29, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,047 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #29, Austin

$975,000 ↓ $54,430
900 S 2nd St #18, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,573 SqFt

900 S 2nd St #18, Austin

$949,000 ↓ $26,000
Real Estate Statistics
Bouldin Creek is one of Austin's most desirable neighborhoods for students, families, young professionals and creatives. The area where lively local businesses are thriving, longtime Austinites enjoy with different activities available, and proximity to Town Lake makes this amazing neighborhood the perfect place to call home.
Property Types (active listings)
Average Price: $785,780
Total Listings: 27
Avg. Days On Market: 160
Avg. Price/SQFT: $497
Highest Price: $1,349,000
Lowest Price: $2,600
Avg. Property Age: 3 YEARS
Basic Statistics (active listings)

A Little About the Bouldin Creek Neighborhood

Most of Bouldin Real Estate's neighborhood’s growth occurred in the 1920s and 30s. Lots tend to be smaller and contain bungalows, many of which have been renovated. As with most burgeoning neighborhoods, there is also a construction boom resulting in more modern-looking homes.

There are more than 2,700 households and 5,700 residents in the area, which includes Auditorium Shores, the Long Center for the Performing Arts, and the Lester E. Palmer Community Events Center. Residents can walk or bicycle among tall oak trees to the Barton Creek Greenbelt, the hike-and-bike trail to Town Lake, Barton Springs and Zilker Park. Despite being just south of downtown Austin, Bouldin Creek remains a quiet,  safe residential neighborhood.

Bouldin Creek neighborhood is home to several enthusiasts, creatives, and artists. The workmanship is currently thriving in local businesses which also adds more life to the community. A few of the original structures in the area still stands up to this day from the 1920s with its modern and retro architecture. 

Many Austinites find Bouldin Creek a desirable place to live in because of its location that is convenient and its local attractions. Bouldin Creek remains to be a quiet and safe residential neighborhood where residents can either walk or bike along the streets. Compared to its near neighborhoods such as Zilker and Barton Hills, there are not a lot of large families and kids. The area became more ideal for students and young creative professionals.

The neighborhood provides itself a distinct character which is based in parts of its long history. 

 

greetings from austin mural in bouldin

Bouldin Creek Real Estate

Bouldin or Bouldin Creek is home to the famous mural "Greeting from Austin". The neighborhood is one of the oldest in Austin with few of its structures were built from the 1920s still stand. Homes in Bouldin Creek ranges from homes that were built in the 1920s and '30s which are also historic, single-family homes, and newly constructed ones that provide a modern vibe. Single-family homes are relatively smaller that includes 2-4 bedrooms and with a size of 800-3,000 square feet. Home prices can range from just below $300,000 to well over $1 million.

Aside from homes, there are also condos in Bouldin Creek that are great for single and small families. Living in the area offers a suburban feel. There are 58% of residents that are renting in the area while there are 42% of residents that own their homes.

Image by Hpaymay from Wikimedia Commons.

greetings from austin mural in bouldin

Looking into relocating to the area or would like to know more about the area? Our Austin real estate agents keep the latest real estate data when it comes to homes for sale, townhomes, condominiums, and listings sold data to keep our home buyers and seller updated with the marketing trends in Bouldin Creek.

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Bouldin Creek Condos

The Bouldin Creek neighborhood has a wide array of condos perfect for small families, singles, young professionals, and empty nesters. Here are some Bouldin Creek Condos:

1. The 5th

A multi-story modern industrial style condo located within Bouldin. Residents enjoy the proximity to shops, dining, green spaces, and Downtown Austin. Since 2015, there are six condos within the complex that offers gorgeous landscapes, a rooftop deck, and upper floor views of the city. Most units have two-bedrooms with attached garages. 

2. 2020 Congress Condos

2020 Congress Condos in a community located within the Bouldin Creek neighborhood which is just 2 miles away from Downtown Austin. 2020 Congress Condos is within walking distance of restaurants, boutiques, and music venues within South Congress. 2020 Congress holds 2 acres of land with a total of 103 units within the 9 buildings. Residents enjoy wide-array amenities such as a community fitness center and swimming pool. 

3. J Bouldin Residences

A unique Bouldin Creek modern condo in the heart of South Austin nestled among heritage oaks. J Bouldin Residences has 34 unites in four distinct floor plans with two to three-bedroom multi-level townhomes and one to two-bedroom flats. Residents enjoy the stunning skyline views on the rooftop deck and a dog park for their fur friends to play. 

4. 04 Lofts

04 Lofts in one of the Bouldin Creek Condos situated off SoCo with 28 units. Experience a unique creative living space close to retail stores, restaurants, and offices. Minimal amenities keep HOA fees low although residents get to witness magnificent city views from their units or on the rooftop terrace.

Where is Bouldin Creek Located?

Bouldin Creek is located across the river from Downtown Austin. The neighborhood is accessible via the bridges on South 1st Street and South Congress Avenue. It is bounded by Town lake and Downtown Austin to the north, Oltorf Street on the south. While South Congress Avenue is located to its east and the Union Pacific railroad tracking near South Lamar Boulevard to the west.

Within the neighboring boundaries of Bouldin Creek Austin, there are also different parks you can visit and outdoor activities you can do. In just a few minutes away, you will be able to take a dip at Barton Springs Pool, jog, or picnic at Zilker park or take your dog for a walk at the Town Lake Metropolitan Park. If you are looking into enjoying the waterscapes nearby, kayaks and canoes are available in the area. To know more about the area, view the Bouldin Creek Neighborhood Map.

things to do in bouldin creek

Things To Do in Bouldin Creek

Bouldin Creek is one of the most walkable neighborhoods in Austin. It has a walk score of 81/100 and a bike score of 78/100 with most errands can be accomplished on foot. With over 250 restaurants, coffee shops, and bars in the area, people are able to walk to their local shops within an average of 6 minutes.

Bouldin Creek neighborhood is one of the best locations for people that love the walkability and convenience of downtown Austin but want to live in a home. The restaurants that make up this area include Bouldin Creek Cafe, Fresa’s Chicken, Sway, Lenoir, and Elizabeth Street Cafe. And if that’s not enough, you’re adjacent to the South Congress (SoCo) entertainment district to the east and the South Lamar (SoLa) entertainment district to the west, both of which offer a wide assortment of funky stores, cafes, coffee shops, and restaurants. To the north is Riverside and downtown Austin, which provide more music, dining, and nightlife.

From the standpoint of being walkable, this is one of the best Austin neighborhoods and many urbanists believe it is the pinnacle of Austin living.

things to do in bouldin creek

And when the past and future merge in an area like Bouldin Creek, you get restaurants like the newly renovated Mattie’s at Green Pastures, where residents can eat in the boyhood home of famous Austin activist John Henry Faulk that was built in 1894. Another unique dining experience is the Soup Peddler, which was founded by a former high-tech worker, who traded in his cubicle for a bicycle and a wheeled cooler to offer delivery of soups and entrees.

Bouldin Creek is a quirky, hip, and unique neighborhood known for its major festivals such as the SXSW and being the cultural center of South Austin. It is close to the best amenities Austin has to offer. If you're in for some amazing live music and a vibrant nightlife, the area may be perfect for you.

 

Bouldin Creek Schools

Becker Elementary and Travis Heights Elementary (PK-5) both provide dual-language programs. Fulmore Middle School (6-8) and William B. Travis High School (9-12) also serve the community. The neighborhood’s largest institutional resident is the 65-acre Texas School for the Deaf. As with all neighborhoods served by AISD, there are other magnet school options for residents.

Becker Elementary School

906 W. Milton St., Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 414-2019

Located in the heart of the Bouldin Creek neighborhood in South Austin, Becker offers outstanding programs and a vibrant community that has attracted numerous families transfer within the area throughout Austin. Becker Elementary school provides an excellent enrichment academic program to their students. Social and Emotional Learning are integrated into the curriculum which helps support children's academics to learn how to manage their emotions and in order to resolve conflicts.

Travis Heights Elementary School

2010 Alameda Drive, Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 414-4495

Established in 1939, Travis Heights Elementary School is a community build on collaboration among students, teachers, families, and partners. The community-based charter school offers more flexibility autonomy than traditional campus models. Travis Heights is a part of Travis Early College High School of families which offers students the opportunity to earn college credit and graduate with a diploma in one hand and an associate degree from the Austin Community College in the other for free.

Lively Middle School

201 E. Mary St.

Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 414-3207

Lively Middle School is located on SoCo Avenue and down the street from Texas Capitol. Lively Humanities and Law Magnet for International Students offers advanced academic programming that provides engaging coursework that both supports and challenges students for learning.

Travis Heights High School

1211 E. Oltorf St., Austin, TX 78704

Phone: (512) 414-2527

Located near the Bouldin Creek neighborhood, Travis Early College High School has a rich history of serving students in South Austin since it opened in 1953. Travis Heights High School has diverse academic offerings, strong athletics and fine arts programs, and other extracurricular activities for students to pursue their interests. Travis also has a partnership with Austin Community College, the district's newest Early College High School, in addition to more than a dozen Career and Technical Education courses available.

The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from July 15th, 2020 at 5:45am CDT. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market.

All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

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