Battle Bend Springs Real EstateThe neighborhood of Battle Bend Springs in south Austin has many enticing features, not the least of which is location. Found right up against the western side of IH-35, Battle Bend Springs is quite literally a quiet residential oasis only minutes from downtown. The neighborhood is bordered by IH-35 on the east, South Congress on the west, and St. Elmo Road and East Stassney Lane to the north and south, respectively.
Residents of Battle Bend Springs love the neighborhood's quiet, small-town feel. The community itself is close-knit but diverse, composed mostly of families, retired military personnel, and teachers. The Battle Bend Springs Neighborhood Association is a very active organization with a thirty-year history of caring for the area and organizing neighborhood events such as holiday decoration competitions, garage sales, and other special get-togethers.
Homes in Battle Bend Springs are spacious buildings on expansive lots. The average house clocks in at some 1,300 square feet, and many are located right next to the beautiful green spaces of the Williamson Creek Greenbelt. Residents can also spend an afternoon playing or relaxing at one of Battle Bend Park's sports fields, playgrounds, or picnic areas. This family-friendly neighborhood makes great use of its green spaces to host such gatherings as the annual Easter-egg hunt.
Judging from its tranquil feel, one would never guess just how close Battle Bend Springs is to urban Austin. Once located on the edge of the Austin city limits and surrounded farm and ranch land, Battle Bend Springs is now remarkably located between downtown and south Austin. Not only can Battle Bend Springs residents work and shop in downtown almost regardless of rush-hour traffic, but also enjoy short commutes to employers south of the city. This convenient balance between areas to the north and south means that Battle Bend Springs residents never have to worry about getting around Austin.
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