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What to Know Before Buying a House in West Austin Texas

West Austin, Texas has seen an influx of new residents recently and many people are looking to purchase homes in this area. West Austin Texas is a thriving city with many attractions; however, the things that make it such a great place to live are not always what comes to mind. There's more here than just an international airport and some sprawling suburbs. Some of the best restaurants in town reside on South Lamar Boulevard as well as one of the most underrated museums in Texas: The Blanton Museum. Here are some things you should know before buying property in this location: - The median price for a home here is $600,000 which can be quite expensive for first time buyers. -There are 3 elementary schools with one being overcrowded and two others that have been newly built or expanded within the last 5 years. - West Austin has six parks but only three golf courses accessible by public transportation. - The cost of living in West Austin is about 20% higher than the national average and houses may be more expensive as well. Another thing to remember is schools and crime rate. When it comes down to it, these factors can really make or break your decision on whether or not you want move into this area. Overall, this is one of the most popular neighborhoods in Austin where people are moving quickly. There are many benefits to living here, but also some factors that need to be considered before purchasing property.