Homes For Sale in Canyon Creek, Austin, TX
Canyon Creek Homes for Sale or Rent
The charming master-planned residential community of Canyon Creek is located in upper reaches of Northwest Austin, Texas. This popular Austin neighborhood is bounded by Farm to Market 2222 to the south, Ranch Road 620 North to the west, Anderson Mill Road to the south, and a densely wooded area to the south.
Despite being less than four miles to major shopping and employment centers, Canyon Creek enjoys a semi-rural atmosphere. There are 1,300 homes in this community, but residents still enjoy a private, secluded atmosphere. Many of the houses are situated on quiet cul-de-sacs where through traffic is minimal. Homes belong to fenced, heavily treed yards that feel private. Additionally, the nearby Balcones Canyonland Preserve ensures residents have easy access to one of Austin’s most spectacular natural spaces. The neighborhood is also approximately five miles from Lake Travis and Lake Austin where locals can swim, boat, fish, or water ski.
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Before Canyon Creek became the charming, well-planned community it is today, it was ranch and hunting land. Canyon Creek homes were developed by the Blanton Company in the late 1980s. Perry Blanton and his company worked hard to create a community that meets the needs of active families. Those who are interested in moving to the community today will find that the community includes parks, hike and bike trails, and a pool so that residents can enjoy an active lifestyle.
The houses themselves are a handsome blend of brick and stone. These elegant estates feature classic gabled roofs and can be one or two stories. Because the majority of these homes were built more than thirty years ago, interested buyers will find that yards are populated by developed deciduous trees that offer shade and privacy.
When this neighborhood was developed, the builders worked hard to highlight the exceptional natural spaces that surround the homes. Throughout the home, large windows overlook meticulously landscaped spaces. Hardwood floor and granite countertops bring the natural world into the homes themselves. Balconies and front patios invite homeowners to enjoy a quiet morning sipping coffee outside. Backyard pools provide a great space where you can keep cool in the summer. Backyard barbecuing areas are the perfect place to host a neighborhood barbecue.
While the majority of homes were constructed in the late 1980s and the early 1990s, a number of homes were also developed in the 2000s. As such, buyers who are interested in newer homes will not be disappointed.
Canyon Creek real estate tends to be spacious. On average, homes will measure over 3,000 square feet. They range from three to five bedrooms, ensuring that families have plenty of space to live, learn, and make memories.
Although many of these homes were built more than twenty years ago, they have aged elegantly. Their brick exteriors, large picture windows, open-concept designs, living room fireplaces, and granite countertops create a timeless look that will appeal to buyers for years to come.
Most Canyon Creek homes for sale will be priced anywhere between $300,000 to $600,000 depending on the size of the home, the level of luxury, and the location within the community. There is also a limited amount of apartment-style condos available in this neighborhood.
Lifestyle in Canyon Creek
Residents of Canyon Creek not only enjoy a fantastic location within the city of Austin, being a resident means that you can enjoy the amenities that the Canyon Creek Homeowners Association cares for. Children can enjoy a swim in the community pool or join the local swim team. Friends can practice their swing on the tennis courts. Walk the dog or go for a jog on one of the local trails. Trailhead Park is the perfect place for the kids to enjoy the playground, the basketball courts or the sports field. An open-air pavilion is a great place for a picnic lunch.
Residents of this community will find that many of their daily amenities can be found at the junction of Bullick Hollow Road and NFM 620. There, you can find a Walgreens, Target, H-E-B Grocery Store, Starbucks, liquor store, banks, and more. Locals are also close to Lakeline Mall where shoppers can find all kinds of clothing retailers and specialty shops.
Recreation can be found on the nearby Lake Travis, one of the most popular lakes in the city. This particular lake is popular among swimmers, fishers, and boaters. Its limestone bottom makes the water especially clear.
Residents of Canyon Creek are in a fantastic location to take advantage of job opportunities in the north portion of Austin. On occasions when residents of Canyon Creek need to access the heart of the city, Highway 183 is nearby and provides a direct route to the east. For those who commute, Downtown Austin is located half an hour from the Canyon Creek community.
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