For home buyers who appreciate homes with history, in Allandale is found in Central Austin and has older homes that are distinguished, in fine condition, and well-maintained. Typically these homes are mid-1900’s ranch-style design with brick and stone exteriors. There are houses in this community dating back to the 1940’s, with the median age of homes is 1962. Mid-century modern design displays large windows to showcase greenery from the front and back yards and lend an overall classic, contemporary feel. This neighborhood is one of the best markets in Austin to find mid-century designed homes. While this area boasts a larger number of homes, demand is still high as home buyers are attracted to such a classic, never out-dated lifestyle.
WHERE IS ALLANDALE?
The neighborhood is located off West Anderson Lane to the north, Burnet Road to the east and West 45th Street to the South. MoPac Expressway runs west of the neighborhood and is a major roadway for commuters, taking them downtown as well as to northern job sites. Many of Austin’s large employers downtown are within five miles of Allandale. Employees from the tech industries to the north and west are also located within ten miles of most homes.
THINGS TO DO NEAR ALLANDALE
These homes have the advantage of being a short drive from the ever-active lifestyle of Downtown Austin, the many activities in South Austin, and the many creative activities that take place throughout Eastside Austin. Upscale shopping and dining is available at The Domain shopping center, which is about five miles north of the neighborhood. For those who prefer neighborhood conveniences, there are plenty of stores and casual, trendy restaurants along Anderson Lane or Burnet Road, just east of the neighborhood. Residents in this community do not have to travel far to be where they want to be..
Students in this community are assigned to Austin ISD: including Gullet (K-5) or Wooten (K-5) Elementary, Burnet (6-8) or Lamar (6-8) Middle and Lanier (9-12) or McCallum (9-12) High School.
Elementary Schools: Gullet, Wooten
Middle Schools: Burnet, Lamar
High Schools: Lanier, McCallum