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Austin NEIGHBORHOODS

Whether you’re looking to retire and enjoy the simple life or seeking the energy of a thriving community, relocating or purchasing a second home, United Real Estate Austin can provide you the support and guidance you’re seeking to make that important transition. We will listen to your needs and focus on your goals. United Real Estate Austin will be your partner in making your vision for the future a reality.

Austin

Austin, on the eastern edge of Texas Hill Country, is not only the state capital, but lays claim to being the "live music capital of the world." It’s also a center for film and home to the University of Texas and Formula 1's Circuit of the Americas raceway. Its abundant parks and lakes are popular for hiking, biking, swimming, boating and other outdoor pursuits. Austin is the 11th most populous city in the United States and the fourth most populous city in Texas. It was the third fastest growing large city in the nation from 2000 to 2006. The city is the cultural and economic center of the Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 1,883,051 as of July 1, 2013.

Westlake Hills

The city of West lake Hills is a wealthy suburb of Austin, located on the west side of Austin on the edge of the Hill Country. The city developed rapidly in the 1970s and 1980s with many sprawling luxury homes set in the hills on the south side of the Colorado River. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.7 square miles and a population was 3,063 at the 2010 census.

Cedar Park

Cedar Park is a city in Williamson County in the State of Texas. A small portion of the city extends into neighboring Travis County. According to the 2013 Census Estimate, the population is 61,238. The city is a major suburb of Austin, the center of which is approximately 16 miles (26 km) to the southeast, although Austin directly borders Cedar Park at the latter's southern extent.

Leander

Leander is a city in Williamson and Travis counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 26,521 at the 2010 census. It is one of the fastest growing suburbs north of Austin, and is part of the Greater Austin metropolitan area.

Kyle

Kyle is located just south of Austin in Hays County along Interstate 35. The population in 2012 was 31,000, and it is considered one of the fastest growing cities in Texas.

Buda

Buda is a city in Hays County, Texas, United States. The population was 7,343 residents in 2010. Buda is part of the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos metropolitan statistical area and one of Austin's fastest growing suburbs.

Bastrop

Located 10 minutes east of Austin Bergstrom International Airport, Bastrop is a unique blending of old and new. Nestled on the banks of the Colorado River, the historic district offers a delightful selection of shops and restaurants as well as B and B's.

Lakeway

Nestled in the western corner of Travis County, Lakeway is ideally situated on the south shore of Lake Travis in the scenic Hill Country.  Located about twenty-five miles west of downtown Austin, Lakeway is a resort community complete with golf courses, marinas, private airport, a sixty-five mile long lake, one hundred acres of parkland, and nearly five hundred acres of greenbelts.

Pflugerville

Located between Austin and Round Rock, Pflugerville is a suburb of Austin and part of the Austin–Round Rock–San Marcos Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city has more than 15 parks, 30.5 miles of trail, 16 playscapes, 500 acres of parks and 528 acres of open space all within Pflugerville's city limits. Many of the parks offer a full range of amenities from pavilions, gazebos and playgrounds to pools and picnic areas. Lake Pflugerville is a 180-acre reservoir built to provide the citizens of Pflugerville with drinking water. The lake is open for fishing, swimming, jogging, canoes, kayaks and wind surfing. Lake Pflugerville Park includes a 3-mile walking/jogging trail, playground, boat launch, pavilion and beach area.

Round Rock

In August 2008, Money magazine named Round Rock as the seventh-best American small city in which to live.  In a CNN article dated July 1, 2009, Round Rock was listed as the second-fastest growing city in the country with a population growth of 8.2% in the preceding year.  Round Rock has a strong public education system. According to the 2008 ratings from the Texas Education Agency, the Round Rock Independent School District (RRISD) ranks among the best in the state. Round Rock is perhaps best known as the international headquarters of Dell, which employs approximately 16,000 people at its Round Rock facilities.