Homes for Sale in Fischer Gardens, TX
Located in Travis County, Fischer Gardens is a small, established neighborhood along Calle Limon, in East Austin. Positioned between Bolm Road to the north, Springdale Road and Mansell Avenue to the west, Gullet Street and Airport Boulevard to the east, and Lyons Road to the south, Fischer Gardens is in the Central time zone and uses the 78702 zip code.
Situated three miles from the University of Texas at Austin, four miles from downtown Austin, and five miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only a mile to Rosewood Zaragosa Health Center, and three miles to both FastMed Urgent Care and the Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas. Homes for sale in Fischer Gardens are priced in the $300Ks.
Close to major employers like Freescale Semiconductor and the Dell Seton Medical Center, Fischer Gardens real estate consists of about 20 single-family, one-story houses with bungalow-style and mid-century cottage-style architectural designs and pier-and-beam foundations. Fischer Gardens listings usually have stone, brick, and stucco exteriors with colorful paint and original hardwood floors.
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Built mostly in the 1930s, Fischer Gardens real estate features homes shaded by tall trees. Fischer Gardens listings usually have two to three bedrooms, one to three bathrooms, and small front porches. Some Fischer Gardens homes for sale have been recently updated while others need renovation, which presents a great investment opportunity for savvy buyers.
Just four miles southeast of downtown Austin, Fischer Gardens listings ranges in size, at an average $312 per square foot, and an average price of $373K. Fischer Gardens real estate is sought after due to its affordable homes in a centrally-located neighborhood, close to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Fischer Gardens, TX
Fischer Gardens homeowners like to shop at Mueller Retail Center and the Domain in North Austin, dine at local restaurants such as Eden East, Dan’s Hamburgers, Eastside Café, and Hoover's Cooking, or catch a flick at the Galaxy Highland 10 Theatre or Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar. A short drive away, downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
Nearby, the Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex offers a skating rink, bowling, movie theater, game arcade, and special events. The Frank Erwin Center hosts concerts and events. Three miles away, Patterson Park offers a swimming pool, tennis, basketball, and volleyball courts, sports fields, playground, barbeque pits, artist-designed picnic areas, walking, jogging, and cycling trail, and a community garden.
Within walking distance of Fischer Gardens homes for sale, the 26-acre Govalle Park provides a swimming pool, volleyball and basketball courts, sports fields, playgrounds, barbeque pits, and picnic areas as well as scenic views of Boggy Creek. A couple of miles away, Springdale Park offers a playground, picnic areas, and a short walking, jogging, and cycling trail. Three miles away, Mueller Lake Park, located at the former Mueller Municipal Airport site, offers a Sunday farmers’market, a large lake with fountain, which allows catch-and-release fishing, amphitheater, playground, picnic areas, and a walking, jogging, and cycling trail looping around the lake.
Four miles away, the 57-acre Bartholomew Park provides disc golf, swimming pool, tennis, volleyball, and basketball courts, sports fields, playgrounds, barbeque pits, and picnic areas. The 41-acre Givens District Park provides two swimming pools, tennis and basketball courts, sports fields, playgrounds, barbeque pits, and picnic areas. Fischer Gardens homeowners can take in a round of golf at the Morris Williams Golf Course or the Riverside Golf Course, both three miles away.
Children who live in the Fischer Gardens neighborhood attend public schools of the Austin Independent School District including Govalle Elementary School, Martin Middle School, and Eastside Memorial High School. Nearby private schools include Odyssey School, Radicle Roots Community Schoolhouse, The University of Texas Elementary Charter School, Texas Empowerment Academy Charter School, and Stepping Stone School – Hyde Park. Fischer Gardens residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, Huston-Tillotson College, and St. Edward’s University, Austin Community College, Eastview.
Fischer Gardens listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own an affordable home, in a centrally-located neighborhood, close to downtown Austin.
Community Resources in Fischer Gardens
Animal Control – 311, (512) 978-0500
Emergency Services – 911
Fire: East Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-0130
Police: East Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-5000
- Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas – 4900 Mueller Boulevard, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 324-0000 (4 miles away)
- Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas – 1500 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78701 – (512) 324-7000 (3 miles away)
- FastMed Urgent Care – 3607 Manor Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78723 – (512) 928-4600 (3 miles away)
- Rosewood Zaragosa Health Center – 2802 Webberville Road, Austin, TX 78753 – (512) 978-9400 (1 mile away)
- Cable Service:
- Direct TV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 485-5555
- Time Warner Cable – (512) 485-5555
- Electricity: Austin Energy – (512) 494-9400
- Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service – (800) 700-2443
- Solar: Texas Solar Power Company – (512) 459-9494
- AT&T – (888) 294-8433
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- MCI Worldcom – (800) 950-5555
- Trash & Recycling: Austin Resource Recovery – 311, (512) 494-9400
- Water: Austin Water Utility – (512) 972-0000