South Austin has quickly become one of the most sought after areas in all of Austin. It’s also home to the trendiest zip code in Austin, 78704. Some of the reasons that South Austin is so desirable is because of the close proximity to downtown, plenty of shopping (SoCo neighborhood), fantastic bars and restaurants (South Lamar, SoCo and Restaurant Row on Barton Springs Road) and outdoor recreation (Zilker Park, Barton Springs Pool, Big Stacy Park, Townlake and the Barton Creek Greenbelt). Scroll Down to Read More About New Homes in South Austin’s 787804 Zip Code.
New Homes for Sale in 78704
78704 is Home to Many Established Neighborhoods
South Austin is made up of older and established neighborhoods, such as Travis Heights, Bouldin Creek, Zilker and Barton Hills, with homes built from 1920-1960. The borders of South Austin are made up of Town Lake/Lady Bird Lake to the North, Hwy. 35 to the East, Hwy 290 to the South and Mopac Expressway/Barton Creek Greenbelt to the West.
New Construction in 78704 is Minimal
Because of the established neighborhoods and the relatively small area that makes up South Austin, room for new construction is minimal. You won’t find any large master planned communities like Circle C or Steiner Ranch in South Austin, but what you will find are brand new pocket communities with a small set of homes.
New Single Family Home Communities in 78704
If you’re in the market for new construction and want to live in South Austin, here is a list of newer communities with single family homes in 78704. Use the links to explore the neighborhood guides for these neighborhoods.
- Skyway Austin (Builder-Brohn Homes)
- Zilker Terrace (Builder-Melridge Terrace)
- Barton Skyline (Builder-Riverside Homes)
- Low Theodore Heights (Austin Infill Builders)
- Villa Court
You can also search in our new home search tool above to find new homes that are not necessarily in a new community and are maybe just one or two new homes.
Average New Single Family Home in 78704
The new homes in these neighborhoods can range from 2 bedroom/2 bath 1,300 square foot home to a 4 bedroom/2 bath 3,500 square foot home. The average new home in these South Austin neighborhoods have the following profile:
- 3 bedroom
- 2 bathroom
- 1,862 square feet
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