First-time Austin homebuyers with budgets in the $200,000 to $300,000 range should take heart in knowing they’re not totally screwed these days, as the following map aims to show.
From historic Clarksville to wildly popular South Congress, attractive houses and condos beckon newbie property owners with prices from the low $200,000s and up to—well, less than an arm and a leg, relatively speaking.
In fact, according to the Austin Board of Realtors, the median sales price for homes within Austin city limits was $405,093. So on those terms, the homes here could be considered bargains. Again, relatively speaking.
Take a look below and see where to find potential starter homes across the city of Austin right now.Read More