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Trying to find the best place to live in Austin can be overwhelming, especially when looking for your family home. But McKinney Heights, developed by the award-winning KB Homes, is the absolute picture perfect family-friendly community that you will find in Southeast Austin.
This affordable single-family home community features exquisite brick exteriors, beautifully maintained landscape designs, with wide sidewalks and boulevards. At the heart of the community is an amenity-rich community centre.
Taking its name from Texan hero Thomas McKinney, McKinney Heights is perfectly located between the city and nature. Just a short drive to downtown Austin and only 3 miles from McKinney Falls State Park, residents truly have access to the best of both worlds. See more of what McKinney Heights has to offer!
McKinney Heights is close to great schools, amazing golf, and all the shopping you could ever want. McKinney Heights is just minutes away from Ladybird Lake and the amazing entertainment held at the newly built Circuit of Americas Race Track.
Wondering about what life will offer you at McKinney Heights? Contact us at JB Goodwin today to connect with our trusted agents. We are you Austin real estate specialists, and are happy to help you and your family find your next home.
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The ideal community for first-time homebuyers, McKinney Heights offers modern homes for families. A welcoming neighborhood that is especially amenity-rich for children and pets.
Construction on this neighbourhood began in 2006, with development continuing to present day. The average square footage of McKinney Heights real estate is 1,900, with larger homes closer to 3,000.
McKinney Heights homes for sale offers future buyers one- and two story traditional home designs featuring three- and four- bedroom layouts. Exteriors are highlighted with beautiful brick or modern siding and stucco.
Modern touches are highlighted throughout these floor plans, all the way from decorative garage doors to curved archways. Kitchen and living spaces capitalize on the movement of open concept design, and master suites boast large walk-in closets, tiled baths, and ample storage in the double vanity sinks.
Where is McKinney Heights in Austin?
Located near I-35 and HWY-183, you can find McKinney Heights homes for sale just 11 minutes outside of downtown Austin.
Part of Travis County, McKinney Heights falls in the 78747 zip code, and spans both the Hays and Austin Independent School Districts.
McKinney Heights is just 9 miles southeast of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport and is on regular bus routes.
Family Fun at McKinney Heights
McKinney residents have access to one of the best community recreational areas in the area. Adults and children alike delight in family fun in the community pool, splash pad, or lounging on the pool deck.
The McKinney Heights HOA offers access to the covered patio during the pool season, which residents are welcome to reserve for special occasions. There is also a community pavilion located near covered playgrounds, swing sets, basketball court, and ample grassy areas for lots of family fun any time of year.
Entertainment in Southeast Austin
McKinney Heights is nearby to entertainment for everyone! Surrounded by beautiful natural landscapes, all of the excitement that Austin can dish out, and tons of family-friendly activities, McKinney Heights has it all.
Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy exploring the nearby Onion Creek wetlands which offers unique flora where several rare birds have been spotted by keen, observant eyes.
Sports lovers delight in being so close to the Circuit of Americas Race Track, and quick access to some of the best golfing in all of Austin. The terrain of McKinney Heights gives runners, joggers, power walkers, and cyclists miles and miles of tracks to cover.
McKinney Heights residents learn quickly about McKinney Falls State Park, which offers over 600 acres of trails and camping sites. Day trippers enjoy fishing, mountain biking, hiking, and family picnics along the river. Truly a destination, McKinney residents can enjoy all this park has to offer daily.
With Southpark Meadows just around the corner, McKinney Heights residents with urban hobbies rejoice in having access to the best shopping Austin has to offer. The open-air shopping center has a mix of small and big box stores, including JCPenney, mixed with casual local eats, grocery stores, and a cinema.
Schools in McKinney Heights
More About McKinney Heights Schools
McKinney Heights is close to many great schools, from preschool all the way through to high school. As it straddles two separate ISDs, Hays and Austin, school boundaries are address dependant. Connect with your JBGoodwin real estate agent to find all about school boundaries and student enrollment.
It also feeds into several private schools, including St. Ignatius Martyr School, Strickland Christian School, Austin Christian Academy, Mariposa Montessori School, and Cathedral School of Saint Mary.
McKinney Heights is also in close proximity to several post-secondary options, giving your children the option to stay at home while they pursue higher education. Options include DeVry University, Austin Community College, Phoenix Arising Aviation Academy, Texas Health and Science University, and Huston–Tillotson University.
Ready to find your perfect McKinney Heights home? Connect with us at JB Goodwin for trusted and sound advice from real estate agents with years of experience. We are here to help you take the next steps in finding your next family home. Give us a call at (512) 502-7804 today and let us introduce you to your children’s childhood home!
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