Homes for Sale in Downtown
Homes for sale in downtown Austin
Homes for sale in downtown Austin are available in many sizes, and styles and configurations, you can find historic homes, trendy bungalow, quaint townhomes, and a wide variety of luxury condominiums all with a commensurate range in pricing. Average and median pricing in the summer of 2018 is hovering over $600 per square foot. At the very upper end, new construction and luxury condo tower pricing at Austonian, W and Residences at Four Seasons exceeding $1,000 per square foot. Other newer buildings like Fifth & West and The Independent offer prices starting around $500 /SF. Factors such as building age, proximity to the lake, protected views and building amenities have a direct impact on pricing.
Generally, the higher the floor the better the view, thus prices will increase as you go up. Notably, there is a premium to live close to Amazon owned Whole Foods. This could change when downtown Austin gets a new supermarket east of Congress Ave, and one is rumored to be going into the Rainey Street District