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Austin waterfront homes that are closer to Downtown Austin are often pricier and enjoy cooler temperatures. The most common waterfront properties that come to the market along Lake Austin are single family homes and condominium properties. The waterfront homes are usually over 3,000 square feet in size, with architectural styles ranging from Tuscan-inspired, French, Craftsman, Contemporary, to Modern-Minimalist. Before the development of waterfront homes in Austin, most houses built in the area were simple summer retreats or fishing cabins. By the 1990s, development of large estates and lofts have replaced the simple cabins used by fishermen and hikers.
If your intention is to purchase a waterfront home in Austin, you might want to look in the following zip codes: 78730, 78631, 78732, 78633, and 78746. Waterfront property buyers are advised to hike to Covert Park at Mount Bonnell to view the waterfront homes lining the waterway. For waterfront properties downtown, buyers are advised to travel to the Pennybacker Bridge or travel along East Avenue to see the buildings overlooking the shoreline.
Benefits of Living in a Waterfront Property in Austin
Buyers want to own a waterfront property home in Austin due to three reasons: to enjoy the beautiful views, to actively participate in waterfront activities, and for health/personal well-being. While waterfront homes in Austin come at steep prices, they are often considered by current waterfront property home owners as worthy investments because the views significantly add value to the property, the access to waterfront amenities and water sports add value to the home in the aspect of enjoyment and recreation, and the benefit on health and personal well-being gives waterfront homeowners a relaxing break whenever they are home-- away from managing their businesses or hectic careers.
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