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Homes for Sale in the Summerlyn Neighborhood in Leander, TX

Homes for Sale in the Summerlyn Neighborhood in Leander, TX

Why Do People Live Here?

 

Summerlyn is a master-planned community built by Pulte Homes and Lennar Homes and sits on the southwest corner of Highway 29 and Highway 183 and covers roughly 400 acres and includes just over 1,000 homes.  Summerlyn provides a unique combination of affordability, community, access to the hill country and access to major urban amenities.  Convenient highway access gives you quick access to the Hill Country, the Highland Lakes, Georgetown, and of course, Round Rock and Austin.  Because of these unique features Leander has been a very popular destination in recent years.  Summerlyn is no exception.  Looking at full years’ data for 2010 and 2014, the average home appreciated an extraordinary 34.08%.  Looking at the 2015 data, the average home that sold is 4/3, 2,121 square feet and just over $200,000….just shy of $99/square foot.

Here are some important information and data as reported by Impact News (1):

HOA dues (estimated): $352 annually

Amenities: Common grounds, cluster mailbox, playground, community pool

Nearby attractions: San Gabriel River, Capital Metro RedLine, H-E-B, Lowe’s

Property taxes:

·        Williamson County — 0.457687

·        Austin Community College — 0.094800

·        Williamson County ESD No. 4 — 0.030000

·        Leander ISD — 1.499760

·        Williamson County MUD 13 — 0.850000

·        Total (per $100 value) — 2.932247

 

Looking for a home for sale in Summerlyn?

Interested in finding homes for sale in the Summerlyn neighborhood in Leander? Click that link to find all the currently available homes in this area.

What Schools Will the Kids Attend? 

Students will attend the acclaimed Leander ISD.  For a comprehensive review of Leander ISD, please click this link to access Leander ISD’s Progress Report for 2013.  http://www.leanderisd.org/users/0001/docs/EdProgRpt1314.pdf

Here is a list of the schools for the neighborhood and their ratings as reported by www.greatschools.org along with their old TEA designation that is no longer in use:

 

Jim Plain Elementary – 5/10 - Acceptable
Leander Middle School – 5/0 - Recognized

Knox Wiley Middle School – 7/10 - Recognized
Rouse High School – 8/10 - Acceptable
Leander High School – 7/10 – Acceptable

 

My name is Laura Ivy Blessing and I blog about the Austin area known and lesser known happenings with a splash of real estate savvy for today's buyers and sellers.  Please call me today so I can consult and advise you through your next real esate transaction.  Blessing@kw.com  512-789-5087

 

1. "Summerlyn, Leander," ImpactNews.com, http://impactnews.com/austin-metro/leander-cedar-park/summerlyn-leander/

Comment balloon 0 commentsLaura Ivy Blessing 512-789-5087 • May 20 2015 01:33PM
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