Looking for unique community? Well look no further than Las Casas Verdes in Southwest Austin. Las Casas Verdes is the first true, all solar, eco-responsible neighborhood in not only Austin, but the first in Texas. The neighborhood will be made up of a 20 semi-custom single family homes with plans for a small park and a community garden. The model home has been awarded a 5 star energy rating by the Austin Green Building Program and a 5+ Energy Star by the United States E.P.A. Although the community has full connections to the City of Austin utilities, the goal is to use the latest in solar, wind and water energy to move towards zero energy usage. Scroll Down to Read our Las Casas Verdes Neighborhood Guide.
Las Casas Verdes Homes for Sale
Las Casas Verdes Austin Neighborhood Map
Las Casas Verdes is located in Southwest Austin in Sacbe Cove off of Longview Road. The neighborhood is less than a mile from Brodie Lane with easy access to William Cannon, West Slaughter Lane, Manchaca Road and South Mopac. With Las Casa Verdes convenient location to major roads and highways, you can be in Downtown Austin in less than 30 minutes.
Some of the roads are not yet on Google Maps or on your GPS, so if you want to map to the neighborhood, put it 8306 Long View Road, Austin TX 78745. Explore other Southwest Austin neighborhoods in our Southwest Austin Neighborhood Guide.
Las Casas Verdes Zip Code
Las Casas Verdes neighborhood is located in Southwest Austin’s 78745 zip code.
Las Casas Verdes Homes
Homes in Southwest Austin’s Las Casas Verdes neighborhood are described as being Texas modern craftsman cottages. Each home will have it’s own unique look and positioning depending on the lot as homes are oriented to maximize the use of the sun and natural breezes in heating and cooling. The homes will be 2-stories, approximately 1,800 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, living area, media room, open kitchen, plenty of storage and a 1 car carport.
Las Casas Verdes Sold Data – What Las Casas Verdes Homes Actually Sold For
What sold recently in Las Casas Verdes and for how much? Where can I find pictures of homes that actually sold? How many days does it take to sell a home in Las Casas Verdes? How many homes are currently for sale in Las Casas Verdes? What’s the median sold price in Las Casas Verdes? What does the 90 day historic market trend look like in Las Casas Verdes? How’s the Las Casas Verdes market trending?
All of these questions (and more!) can be answered on our Las Casas Verdes Sold Data Report.
Las Casas Verdes Green Amenities
Other standard green features include:
3KW Photovoltaic (Solar) Panels
2000 gallon rainwater harvesting
Solar thermal water heating
High efficiency windows
Heat Chimney with operable windows
Heat recirculating HVAC systems
Variable speed HVAC motors
Low/No VOC paints
Average Las Casas Verdes Home
The average home in Southwest Austin’s Las Casas Verdes has the following profile:
- 3 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- 1,800 square feet
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Las Casas Verdes Property Tax Rate
The property tax rate in Southwest Austin’s Las Casas Verdes neighborhood is 2.1767% as of the 2021 tax year.
Las Casas Verdes Schools
Children who live in Southwest Austin’s Las Casas Verdes neighborhood are served by the Austin ISD and will likely attend the following schools:
- Boone Elementary School – 6/10
- Covington Middle School – 4/10
- Crockett High School – 4/10
School ratings reflect Great Schools ratings as of February 2022. Ratings are subject to change at any time. Please verify ratings and boundaries with the school district.
Golf Near Las Casas Verdes
The closest Golf Course to Las Casas Verdes is the Grey Rock Golf Course off Hwy 45. The course is less than 8 miles away and is one of Austin’s most challenging courses. Grey Rock is one of the most scenic courses in Austin as the fairways are lined with hundreds of live oaks. Grey Rock has also served as the host course for the U.S. Open qualifier.
Walkability of Las Casas Verdes
Las Casas Verdes is a car dependent neighborhood, so you can’t go totally Green! But, there are still several amenities nearby.
Grocery Shopping Near Las Casas Verdes
Las Casas Verdes has several grocery stores within a few miles of the neighborhood. Randalls is located on the corner of Brodie Lane and W. Slaughter Lane, while H-E-B is at the corner of Brodie Lane and William Cannon. Costco is less than 3 miles away on William Cannon and South Mopac.
Things to Do Near Las Casas Verdes
Las Casa Verdes is surrounded by some of the best parks in Austin. Within just a few miles you can bike and skate at the Veloway, play basketball or softball at Slaughter Creek Metropolitan Park, picnic at Dick Nichols Park or swim at Garrison Park. With Downtown Austin less than 10 miles away, you are always close to any festival or events in and around Austin throughout the year.
Places to Eat Near Las Casas Verdes
There are plenty of great places to eat near Las Casas Verdes. You can have great sushi and sake at Nanami Sushi Bar. Enjoy sitting on the patio with a beer, great Cajun food and live music at Evangeline Cafe. If your in the mood for Tex-Mex? You can’t do any better than Maudie’s Hacienda on Brodie Lane.
Coffee Near Las Casas Verdes
You will not be lacking for places to go for coffee. There are 3 Starbucks within 3 miles of the Las Casas Verdes neighborhood. If you want a little more local, Texenza coffee offers speciality drinks, espresso, pastries and sandwiches. Need a doughnut with your morning coffee? Shipley’s Do-nuts is less than a mile away.
Where to Work Out – Gyms Near Las Casas Verdes
If you get tired at running, playing basketball or biking at the numerous parks around Las Casas Verdes, there are plenty of gyms within a short drive. For women, you have Curves and Premiere Lady Fitness and Spa. Need a gym that has everything? Lifetime Fitness is only 3 miles away. Need something different? How about some MMA training and workouts at Impact MMA Fitness on William Cannon between MoPac and Brodie.
Southwest Austin Realtor Specializing in Las Casas Verdes
Rebecca Jacks and Raymond Stoklosa are Southwest Austin Realtors specializing in Las Casas Verdes homes. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in Las Casas Verdes, Rebecca and Raymond know the area well and have the experience and tools necessary to make your next real estate transaction stress free. For more info about who we are and how we work, check out Buying a Home in Las Casas Verdes and Selling a Home in Las Casas Verdes.