Browse Austin, TX Farms and Ranches For Sale

91 Properties Found. Page 1 of 8.
New Listing

18408 Angel Valley Dr, Leander

$725,000 - 5 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,209 Sf

MLS® # 3327292

ListingSpark
Home for sale in Creedmoor
New Listing

11501 Old Lockhart & Thaxton Road Hwy, Creedmoor

$2,800,000

MLS® # 3956091

TxHome Realty

N/A, Spicewood

$2,495,000 - 1 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,472 Sf

MLS® # 9842806

RE/MAX Austin Skyline
Austin MLS Listing
Reduced 13%

00 Rim Rock Trl, Austin

$1,295,000 - 4 Beds, 2 Baths, 2,666 Sf

MLS® # 7921323

Keller Williams Realty

22701 W State Highway 71 Hwy, Spicewood

$850,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,310 Sf

MLS® # 9256226

Coldwell Banker United REALTOR
914 E Braker Ln, Austin

914 E Braker Ln, Austin

$6,200,000 - 1 Beds, 1,000 Sf

MLS® # 1846381

Kuper Sotheby's Itl Rlty

8015 Sharon Rd, Volente

$3,990,000 - 5 Beds, 7 Baths, 9,107 Sf

MLS® # 5114297

Coldwell Banker United REALTOR
0000 Cameron Rd Real Estate in Pflugerville
New Listing

0000 Cameron Rd, Pflugerville

$1,585,940

MLS® # 7934948

John Pfluger Realty,LLC

17704 N Serene Hills Pass, Austin

$1,999,000 - 3 Beds, 3 Baths, 3,929 Sf

MLS® # 1718574

Kuper Sotheby's Itl Rlty
Coupland Real Estate Listing
Reduced 68%

17115 N Lund Rd, Coupland

$250,000

MLS® # 7638485

Fehr Realty
Austin Real Estate Listing
New Listing

13010 Moore Rd, Austin

$1,144,000 - 3 Beds, 2 Baths, 1,568 Sf

MLS® # 1290968

eXp Realty LLC
Manor Real Estate Listing
Reduced 4%

15910 Littig Rd, Manor

$1,099,000 - 4 Beds, 4 Baths, 3,884 Sf

MLS® # 7637899

Watters International Realty

Austin Farms and Ranches for Sale

The heart of Austin may be a densely populated hub of activity, but the surrounding land is characterized by gently rolling hills, stands of deciduous trees, fields of wildflowers, and beautiful pasturelands. The quiet nights, bright stars, and peaceful atmosphere convinces many buyers each year that there is no place better to buy a farm or ranch than Austin.

Just beyond the city limits, there are dozens of properties that range in size from a humble ten acres to hundreds of acres. Whether you are looking for quiet plot of land where you can enjoy a private, rural lifestyle or you are searching for a section large enough for you to begin a commercial farming venture, there are plenty of Austin farms and ranches to fit every need.

About Austin Farms For Sale

Although the city of Austin is ever-expanding, agriculture still continues to be a major part of the economy. Each year, the agriculture business draws in more than $80 million. The mild weather throughout the year makes Austin the perfect choice for farmers and home gardeners. The growing season is exceptional, spanning much longer than many other places in the country. That is why you will find that the area is rife with hobby farms and big-scale productions. Farmers can choose to keep cattle or grow hay and mustard. Surround yourself with pecan trees, pumpkin patches, and bobbing heads of wheat. In Texas Hill Country, the choice is yours because the sky is the limit.

The houses that you will find when your browse Austin farms for sale will vary widely. Some of these homes will be incredible luxury manors situated on just a few acres. For these homes, rural living is about achieving the ultimate private lifestyle. Removed from the city, residents are free to stargaze through the evening and sip hot coffee in the morning while contemplating pastoral views.

Other houses are classic family homes or traditional farm houses. With several bedrooms, these houses tend to make a good place to raise families. Surrounded by large yards where children can play and dogs can run, these Austin ranches are a great place to grow up. Homes throughout the area can range widely in building style, date of construction, and level of luxury.

Considerations For Buying a Farm or Ranch in Austin

Every Travis County farm for sale is different, just like every homebuyer is unique. When it comes time to invest in a rural property, it is important to fully consider what you will be using the land for so that you can ensure that you are purchasing the property that is right for you.

If you are interested in starting a commercial farming venture, you will need to consider more than the size of the property you are buying. You also need to account for how much water is available. The Texas Agricultural Extension Service can be a helpful resource on this. You also need to be aware of what the property is zoned for. Not every piece of land can be used for farming. You will also need to consider the soil, if you plan on planting crops with certain sensitivities.

Some people choose to invest in an Austin ranch for sale because they keep horses. If this is the case, you may want to look at properties where horses have already been kept. There is a higher chance that these ranches will already have a horse barn, adequate fencing, and corrals in place. If you choose to buy a ranch that does not have these facilities in place already, it is important to adjust your budget so that you know how much it would cost to build them. Fencing several acres can quickly be expensive.

Explore Travis County Farms

Travis County is made up of several smaller communities. Although many ranches in Travis County are close enough to Austin to warrant making a trip into town often, when you live on a rural property you will likely opt to get many of your daily amenities in the small towns that are closer to you. If you have children, your kids will likely attend a nearby school over one in the heart of downtown.

Each of these small communities has something to offer residents. The charming city of Elgin has a number of schools for young children, a historic downtown, and a wide range of shops and services. The quiet rural community of Spicewood is the home of famed musician Willie Nelson. Farms near the town of Marble Falls will find themselves near the shores of Lake Lyndon B Johnson where they can boat, swim, or fish.

To learn more about communities just outside of Austin, connect with one of the real estate experts at JB Goodwin. Our team works hard to know our area so that you don’t have to.

The right local agent can offer crucial understanding of an area and of property specifications. They will work hard to negotiate and secure a property that fits your budget and your taste. When it comes time for you to call a new place your own, let a JBGoodwin real estate agent be your helping hand.

Contact us to benefit from our extensive experience in farm and ranch real estate sales.

The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.

Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from December 8th, 2019 at 1:31am CST. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market.

All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

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