Truman Heights is the go-to community for some of Austin's most distinctive residences. Dating back to the 1970s, with newer developments in the mix, Truman Heights real estate has options for home buyers seeking a fixer-upper or a modern home. Offering a unique atmosphere, this established community is spotted with mature trees and surrounded by native landscaping, yet residents are only a few minutes away from some of Austin's most popular attractions. Another vantage point, Truman Heights is a short drive away from major employers like Dell. If home buyers are seeking a quiet community that still offers a centralized location in East Austin, Truman Heights is a great option.
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Developed on the west side of Samuel Huston Avenue, Truman Heights is made up of only 3 quiet cul-de-sacs. These homes fall under Travis County's 78721 zip code and sit near major roadways, like Highway 183, allowing residents to easily travel throughout the area. Employees that work in downtown Austin can forget about a long commute, with the area being less than 5 miles away. Another nearby landmark, Austin-Bergstrom International Airport is only 8 miles away from Truman Heights listings.
Buyers with their eye on Truman Heights homes for sale can expect to select from a wide variety of homes ranging from antique cottages with carports to more contemporary style condominiums. Buyers can look forward to charming features like decorative garage doors, private balconies, and modest backyards.
Many of the layouts boast open floor plans with dining rooms flowing into the living room areas. Chefs can find kitchens with breakfast bar seating and upgraded appliances. As buyers head upstairs, they will find master suites with inviting master bathrooms. The homes for sale at Truman Heights are reasonably priced, compared to other neighborhoods, with price points around $300K and $400K. Contact your HomeCity Realtor to schedule a tour.
An ideal option for families, Truman Heights is served by the Austin Independent School District. School assignments include Norman Elementary, Garcia Middle, and LBJ High School, which are all within 4 miles of the community. If parents are interested in sending their children to private schools, there are many nearby options, including Odyssey School and Griffen School. The University of Texas and St. Edward's University is nearby higher education options.
Truman Heights is surrounded by major parks, shopping options and more. Families can take a short drive over to Little Walnut Creek District Park to spend the day outdoors. The popular Morris Williams Golf Course is approximately 2 miles away from the community and is a hot spot for golfers who enjoy a game of 18 holes and serene views. For a bite to eat, residents have a plethora of options, including Dan's Hamburgers, which is less than 3 miles away.
For a day of shopping, residents can head to Mueller Market District for a farmer's market and many major retailers. Shoppers can also head downtown for more shopping options and restaurants.
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