House hunters who are looking for an affordable option in the City of Austin and close to downtown will likely find their perfect match in Maple Run. Built mostly in the mid-’80s, Maple Run homes for sale offer older, well-kept homes and newer builds in a price range that’s lower than nearby communities like Circle C Ranch and Sendera. In addition to being well-positioned in popular Southwest Austin and close to everything that Downtown Austin has to offer, Maple Run homes for sale also give easy access to an abundance of amenities and feed to well-rated schools.
Maple Run Homes for Sale
The Maple Run community in Austin were mostly built in the 1980s. The floorplans average about 1,800 square feet and often offer 3 or 4 bedrooms. The open floorplans will include a dining area and family rooms with a fireplace. From the living area, glass doors will give access to fenced yards that have often been transformed into inviting outdoor areas. Homebuyers can expect to find homes with covered entries, 2-car garages, and decorative front doors. Interior architecture often features vaulted ceilings and large kitchens.
Although Maple Run homes for sale don’t sit on very large lots, the outdoor areas of the community feature mature trees and well-manicured lawns. Some residents have created vegetable gardens, drip irrigation systems, and in-ground pools. The exterior of the homes in the community regularly include unique exterior designs consisting of stucco, brick, columns, stonework, and striking covered entryways.
Amenities Near Maple Run
Maple Run homes for sale are in close proximity to a variety of amenities. There are shops, gyms, dining options and entertainment nearby. For outdoor enthusiasts, nearby hike and bike trails offer outdoor exercise. There is also the Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center that features a sprawling outdoor gallery of wildlife and regularly scheduled special events.
Additionally, there are a variety of parks to enjoy:
- Longview Park has 20 acres with a picnic area and BBQ pits, a playground, multi-purpose courts, and hiking trails.
- Garrison Park is a popular spot with its baseball fields and swimming pool.
- Dittmar Park offers BBQ areas, 3 lighted basketball courts, and a multi-purpose field
- Karst Nature Preserve is home to Edward’s Aquifer and protects part of the underground water and cave network.
- Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is 2 miles away offering 16 themed gardens including a butterfly garden.
Maple Run Schools
The following schools service the Maple Run community:
- Austin Independent School District
- Cowan Elementary School
- Boone Elementary School
- Covington Middle School
- Bowie High School
- Crockett High School
Reach out to David Brodsky Properties for more information about Maple Run and to see listings in the community.