northwest Austin are fast-growing Austin
neighborhoods, great for families, animal
lovers, and the environmentally-conscious.
West Austin: West Austin has some of the
wealthiest (and most expensive) neighborhoods in the city, such as Westlake
Hills and Steiner Ranch. The commute
into town is a bit longer than in other
areas of Austin, but residents are closer
to Lake Travis and the great outdoors.
Further south are middle class, conservative neighborhoods, such as Oak Hill and
Circle C Ranch.
East Austin: East Austin is the epitome of
Austin eclecticism. Although it used to be
considered the poorest part of the city, the
area is now mostly a hipster neighborhood.
Old houses and funky remodels sit next
to sleek, modern developments. Southeast
Austin is home to a lot of University of
Texas students, likely because of the large
numbers of apartments and other rental
properties in the area.
HOW TO FIND AN APARTMENT
With such a competitive market, and the
variety of neighborhoods in an ever more
eclectic Austin, how do you find a great
Austin apartment? Like anywhere in the
U.S., there is always Craigslist and news-
paper listings. If you already live in Austin,
you could also drive around the part of
town you think you might want to live in.
With demand so high, many apartment
managers just put up signs in front of the
building. If you live across the country,
however, finding a great Austin apartment
can be more difficult.
There are a lot of things that can complicate an apartment hunt, like a limited
budget or having pets. Austin is a very
pet-friendly city. For example, there are
over 200 restaurants in Austin that allow
leashed dogs in their outdoor or patio
seating areas. That’s not to say, however,
that every apartment complex will allow
Austin is known for being an eclectic
city, and Austin neighborhoods are no
different. From young and hip high rises,
to suburbs with great schools and parks,
to customized luxury apartments,
Austin has it all.
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