Austin’s Desirable 78738 Zip Code-
If you’re considering buying a home in Austin and looking for one of the best areas to live, then look no further. Here’s why the 78738 zip code is one of the most highly sought-after areas.
This area is popular amongst families and retirees who desire to live in a beautiful community minutes to Lake Travis and 30 minutes to downtown Austin. Communities like Falconhead and Spanish Oaks offer PGA courses, Belvedere’s neighborhood displays hill country views and a lazy-river while Rough Hollow provides a private marina, pool and resort style living. The 78738 zip code also feeds into the Lake Travis school district, which is ranked one of the best in the area with over 30% of their teachers possessing advanced degrees and 47% have more than 10 years of experience. If you love high school football, then this too is your area. The Lake Travis High School football team has won 6 state championship titles with former quarterbacks like Baker Mayfield, who now plays for the Cleveland Browns.
78738 encompasses most of West Austin past Barton Creek Preserve to Bee Cave, stretching to Hamilton Pool Road, and The Hills in Lakeway. The main Highways in this area are 71 and Ranch Road 620. This area of Austin continues to gain in popularity, the chart provided shows residential sales increasing 17.8% between 2017-2018 with the median days on market decreasing 16.1%, meaning more people are moving into 78738 at a faster rate.
For more information and listings, connect with Malana Rudnicki, an experienced, Coldwell Banker Real Estate Agent who specializes in this area and Greater Austin. Malana is a licensed real estate agent living in Texas over 30 years servicing those relocating to Texas looking for personalized and expert guidance.