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Zilker Homes for Sale

All Listings Under $100,000 $300,000 - $400,000
$400,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - $600,000 $600,000 - $700,000
$800,000 - $900,000 Over $1,000,000
New
1900 Barton Springs Rd #4049, Austin
  • Rental
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,279 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #4049, Austin

$3,700
New
2006 Rabb Glen #b, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,346 SqFt

2006 Rabb Glen #b, Austin

$899,000
New
2006 Rabb Glen #a, Austin
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,014 SqFt

2006 Rabb Glen #a, Austin

$1,749,000
1900 Barton Springs Rd #1036, Austin
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,019 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #1036, Austin

$474,900
New
1900 Barton Springs Rd #1038, Austin
  • Residential
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 887 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #1038, Austin

$365,900
1904 Goodrich Ave #15, Austin
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 1,303 SqFt

1904 Goodrich Ave #15, Austin

$367,500 ↓ $7,000
1900 Barton Springs Rd #4011, Austin
  • Residential
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 810 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #4011, Austin

$384,900
1900 Barton Springs Rd #4038, Austin
  • Residential
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 887 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #4038, Austin

$429,900
2106 Allwood Dr #a, Austin
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,853 SqFt

2106 Allwood Dr #a, Austin

$1,385,000
1900 Barton Springs Rd #1003, Austin
  • Residential
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 677 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #1003, Austin

$349,000
1900 Barton Springs Rd #2043, Austin
  • Rental
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 600 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #2043, Austin

$2,050 ↓ $150
1900 Barton Springs Rd #3039, Austin
  • Residential
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 780 SqFt

1900 Barton Springs Rd #3039, Austin

$424,900
Real Estate Statistics
Zilker is one of the most desirable areas for many locals to settle down. There are abundant greenspaces and parks just to the west, shopping and dining are within walking distance, and downtown is just to the north. Zilker is named after nearby Zilker Park, considered Austin's most beloved park and the site of the Austin City Limits and South by Southwest music festivals and the Holiday Trail of Lights. Some of Austin's best-known restaurants are in this area, as are shopping and live music.
Property Types (active listings)
Average Price: $488,822
Total Listings: 18
Avg. Days On Market: 60
Avg. Price/SQFT: $369
Highest Price: $1,749,000
Lowest Price: $1,550
Avg. Property Age: 7 YEARS
Basic Statistics (active listings)

Something about Zilker Neighborhood

Zilker is an enchanting neighborhood celebrated for its robust natural beauty and accessible creature comforts.  The area consists of abundant parks and nature to the west while within a walking distance, there are places where residents and guests can shop and dine; to the north is Downtown Austin.

During the fall, music lovers and festival fanatics unite at the park for Blues on the Green and Austin City Limits. Beyond its namesake green space, this down-to-earth neighborhood is beloved for its proximity to late-night hotspots. 

If you enjoy the outdoors, Zilker has a lot of offer; local businesses are booming in the area, delicious restaurants, and iconic coffee shops that serve the best espressos in town. Your nightlife will never be dull since there are many music venues and nightclubs that surround the area.

Downtown Austin is just a few minutes away if you are looking for more places to visit. There are public buses that are accessible to throughout the neighborhood that will take you to the different parts of the city.

Zilker is named after one of Austin's most beloved park, Zilker Park. It is also known as the site of the Holiday Trail of Lights and South by South West Music festivals. The area may not be as familiar compared to its Austin neighbor, but it is one of the most sought-out areas for locals to settle in.

A family-friendly neighborhood with access to plenty of places to amenities such as open spaces to stroll at and top-notch schools for your kids to go to. The many benefits of living in Zilker attracts a wide range of residents, including families, single young professionals, hippies, professors and students, artists and musicians.

 

Boundaries

Zilker neighborhood is bordered by the Union Pacific Railroad and S Lamar to the east, Lake Austin to the north, Robert E Lee, Rabb Road and Rae Dell Av. to the west and Barton Skyway and Lightsey Road to the south.

 

Things to do 

Zilker Neighborhood has something to suit most everyone: proximity to many of Austin's best amenities; parks and green spaces; local shopping, dining, and nightlife; top schools and safe streets.

For those who enjoy the outdoors, Barton Creek Greenbelt, Zilker Park, and the Lady Bird Lake hike and bike trail are nearby. The Botanic Garden, sculpture garden, and Barton Springs Pool are adjacent to the neighborhood.

Zilker Park is one of Austin's most beloved parks and there are several activities that you can do with your friends and family. It is located in the south of downtown Austin and stretches across 350 acres of rolling hills. At the center of the park lies the soul of the city that is Barton Springs Pool. If you are looking for a fun time to be spent in the outdoors, the opportunities for that in Zilker Park are endless.

Here are some of the few things you can do and enjoy in Zilker Park.

1. Barton Springs Pool

One of the best family attractions in the area. There are three underground springs around the pool which supplies 68 degrees of water year round. The pool is big enough to support the needs of serious swimmers and to people that would just like to cool off.

2. Kayak, Paddleboards, Canoes

Get a little exercise while sightseeing around the area. You can rent kayaks, standup paddleboards, and canoes in the area. The movement of the water is easy to navigate even for beginners.

3. Picnic

There are large amounts of picnic benches in the entrance to Barton Springs. There are also benches around the area. Picnicking spots are prevalent in the area where you can bring your own blanket. You can also enjoy people and dog watching on the edge of Great Lawn, although you might get distracted with your meal when it comes to enthusiastic pets.

Those who like shopping and dining will find many local businesses and iconic Austin restaurants and coffee shops in this area. The neighborhood also has many nightclubs and live music venues. 

Do you have kids? Kids love trains, trees, and kites. If it’s the first Sunday in March you’ll want to take your little one to visit the Zilker Kite Festival where you’ll revel in hundreds of colorful kites dotting the big Texas sky. If you find yourself looking for an activity on a December evening, take the tykes to see the magnificent 155-foot-tall Zilker Tree, lit up bright with more than 3,000 lights. If it’s literally any other time of the year between 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., take a ride on the Zilker Zephyr, a miniature train that takes a 20-minute tour of the park.

If all that is not enough, downtown is just a few blocks away. Public bus routes come through the neighborhood and offer access to other parts of the city. 

Schools

Zilker Park Neighborhood, located in 78704  has 17 primary and secondary schools. One of the highest rated schools is Zilker Elementary School, which has a rating of 10. It has 567 students. The public schools in Zilker Park Neighborhood are part of the Austin Independent School District. Texas School For The Deaf is close by and nearby University Of Texas University Charter School.

Real Estate in Zilker

The location is one of the most desirable places in South Austin which makes it one of the most expensive places to be since it has easy access to different parts of the city. The urban area houses around 6,400 residents. The homes values have risen recently particularly in the areas of the North, North West sections that are close to the lake and Barton Creek wherein prices range from mid to high $300,000 to $1M.

Although there are houses located in the southern section which is more affordable. Houses in Zilker were mostly built in the 1950s and 60s. And in recent years, a large number of condos have been built in the area.

Schedule a call with one of the best realtors in Austin that will provide you updated data and market trends about the homes in Zilker.

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 October 19th, 2019 at 11:45pm 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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