Betty Epperson of Epperson Realty Group
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There are a wide variety of condos for sale near UT Austin and that range grows larger if you include all the communities on UT's Shuttle route. The areas it serves generally break down into the north, west, east, Lake Austin and Riverside campus neighborhoods. The ultimate UT Austin condo, however, is one within walking distance to campus and some of the cool places in and around it.
Lots of people want to live close to UT, students and professors and people who enjoy being around the high spirited action of a university town. There's always something going on. UT boasts about 50,000 students and is located one mile north of the Texas capitol beginning at MLK Blvd. and covering a swath of real estate all the way up to E. Dean Keaton/27th and from the east side of Guadalupe St. to the I-35 Freeway. That's a lot of territory!
Texan Tower is an excellent condo community in the West Campus area of UT. This architecturally impressive low-rise building was built in 2006 and sits on a bluff above Shoal Creek. It houses 74 luxury flats and multi-level penthouses, all within walking distance to the campus, dining, Pease Park and its walking trails.
The 1-3 bedroom condos at Texan Tower have polished concrete floors, stainless steel appliances and premium lighting packages. This is a stylish UT campus address for yet another reason. Residents enjoy a rooftop pool and deck with views of UT and the Texas Hill Country. It's a great place to relax in the cool of the morning or after hours.
The Centennial is another West Campus condo community within walking distance to UT. This low rise building is just one block from the Communications Bldg, right on the north west campus perimeter and a UT Shuttle route. It's a traditional wood frame building with reserved, covered parking and a community pool.
Just a few blocks north you'll find the Guadalupe 31 condo community. This newer three-story building has retail on the ground floor and is in the North Campus section of UT, directly across from the Wheatsville Co-Op, close to restaurants, shops and a bus stop.
The 1-2 bedroom condos at Guadalupe 31 are luxury flats with polished concrete floors, stainless steel appliances, 9-foot ceilings, garden tubs and private covered balconies. These homes also have French doors, large picture windows and reserved covered parking.
Now about those things to do... In addition to attending Longhorn football games at the Darrell K. Royal Memorial Stadium (one of the largest in the country), the UT campus has dozens of impressive libraries and museums, including the LBJ Memorial Libary and The Blanton Museum of Art.
Residents in the UT campus area also enjoy attending live entertainment and sports events at the Frank Erwin Center. This is amazing structure is home to UT's men and women's basketball teams but it also hosts numerous music concerts and is available for rental.
The Gregory Gym and Aquatics Center is another spectacular UT campus destination. It has 500,000 square feet of interior space and 40 acres of outdoor recreation space, all of it open to non-students. Enjoy indoor and outdoor lap lanes, a massive natatorium and a large outdoor spa and lounging area.
So you don't have to be a student or professor to live around the excitement of the UT Austin campus. There are price points for the student budget and higher. Contact us for more information.
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Live in a hip west campus location with U.T. and city views in central Austin with a loft style condo at Guadalupe 31. This three-story building sits right on Guadalupe and is a mixed-use development with retail and restaurants on the first floor. Residents can to U.T. and shopping.
Guadalupe 31 was designed by Dick Clarke Architecture and built in 2006. The contemporary exterior facade has a distinctive urban feel that combines brick, glass, wood and steel. A cobblestone interior ...
The Orange Tree has some of the largest floor plans in West Campus. Huge bedrooms each with their own bath, large windows, huge walk-in closets, many multi level units, a gated community with covered parking. Also, the Orange Tree community has a fantastic courtyard with a popular swimming pool.
Contemporary condo living within walking distance to campus and located on the UT shuttle, the Galileo offers polished concrete floors, granite countertops, wood cabinetry, balcony views, a roof-top pool, and full sized washer/dryers in each unit. The low monthly HOA covers high-speed internet, cable, trash, common insurance, and elevator.
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Last Updated: 2022-12-07