St Edwards University is a private liberal arts school of nearly 5,000 students in South Austin. Whether you’re looking to buy something for your son/daughter to live while they attend school, need something for yourself or are just looking for income property, buying a duplex near a University gives you an opportunity to attract tenants. Scroll Down to Read More About Duplexes Near St Edwards University.
Duplexes for Sale Near St Edwards University
Where are Duplexes Near St Edwards University?
South Austin has several areas where you can find duplexes. Most of them are found south of Oltorf St and north of 290 on either side of IH-35. On the west side of IH-35, commuting to St Edwards is easy, with the only obstacle being the railroad tracks that run north to south between S Lamar Blvd and S 1st St. The train doesn’t come too frequently, but when it does, it can take a few minutes to clear the long freight train.
How Much are Duplexes Near St Edwards University?
The most affordable duplexes are found on the east side of IH-35. The general rule is the farther east you go, the less you’ll pay. Right around St Edwards, duplexes are a bit more expensive, but still affordable, especially if you have a renter in one side. As you travel further west, duplexes inch up in price.
Why Buy a Duplex Near St Edwards University?
When you’re going to college, or if you’re putting your kids through college, housing can be pretty expensive. With an affordable investment property, you can use the rent to supplement your mortgage, thus reducing the cost of your monthly expenses. Plus, when it comes time to move out, someone else will be paying the expenses and you’ll have a savings account paid for by your tenants. So the question becomes, why not buy a duplex near St Edwards?
Looking for a Duplex Near St Edwards University?
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