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Pleasant Valley Homes For Sale or Rent
Pleasant Valley homes for sale are located in one of the most visually stunning neighborhoods in Austin. Bordered to the north by the Colorado River (or as it's known to locals, Lake Austin) and home to 362 acres of parkland and wildlife preserve, this neighborhood stays true to Austin's well known outdoor enthusiasm. This neighborhood is bursting with affordable apartments, condos, and townhomes, making it a favorite location among University of Texas and Austin Community College: Riverside Campus students as well as many young professionals. Families with young children find themselves exploring Pleasant Valley real estate because of its close proximity to schools and move in ready single-family homes. There are still some areas under development, providing you with the opportunity to customize your dream home, further increasing the appeal of Pleasant Valley living.
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About Pleasant Valley Homes For Sale
Most of the Pleasant Valley homes for sale are found in the southern region of the neighborhood. This young community is still under development with a healthy portion of real estate opportunities being new construction. Many students and young professionals are proud to call Pleasant Valley home, thanks to the reasonable cost of living, housing prices, and ample natural recreational space available.
If you're looking for an apartment, condo, or townhome, Pleasant Valley real estate is where you want to be looking. These homes typically have one to two bedrooms, with the occasional three bedroom finding its way onto the market. These options are popular for students at either the University of Texas or Austin Community College: Riverside Campus or young professionals looking to rent or buy their first home. Interiors are often bright and airy, with cozy features such as breakfast nooks and living room fireplaces. Conveniently located near a variety of amenities and recreational activities, Pleasant Valley real estate is rich in value. Housing prices range from $110,000 to $330,000, making this area highly affordable as well.
Pleasant Valley New Construction And Investment Properties
This growing community has new construction opportunities for home buyers looking for larger spaces. New builds are popping up around Baty Elementary School and the surrounding area, ideal for families with young children. Find homes that are move-in ready with three to four bedrooms and 1,300 to 2,200 square feet of functional living space. Or find homes that are still being developed and have your personal touch incorporated into your dream home.
Rare Pleasant Valley real estate investment opportunities have been known to make their way onto the market—typically multi-family homes such as duplexes or small condo buildings. These make perfect rental units because of the high student population along with the presence of young professionals who may not be ready to purchase a home.
Amenities Near Pleasant Valley Real Estate
The northern half of Pleasant Valley consists entirely of parkland and wildlife preserve and is bordered at the top by the Columbian River. Here you will find the Roy G. Guerrero Colorado River Metropolitan Park and Disc Golf Course. This area is popular with locals because to its abundance of stunning natural preserve and recreational space including:
- 4 baseball fields
- 12 softball fields
- 3 volleyball courts
- 2.3 miles of trail
- 25 picnic tables
- a playground for children
Pleasant Valley's developed area, located in the southern region of the neighborhood, caters mostly to residential buildings, but there is a commericial area along East Riverside Drive featuring are a few restaurants, bars, and shops. With neighboring communities such as McKinney or Downtown Austin, there are endless options available for additional shopping, dining, and entertainment.
This neighborhood is relatively small, making it highly walkable or bikeable with plenty of access to Austin's fantastic public transportation system.
Pleasant Valley Schools
In addition to the college in the area, Pleasant Valley is home to a few different private and charter schools, as well as public. The Liberal Arts and Science Academy is also located inside Pleasant Valley. Pease, Allison and Brooke Elementary Schools, Fulmore Middle and Garza Independence High School.
Schools in Pleasant Valley
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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.