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Shady Hollow, Austin, TX

Shady Hollow is one of the most established communities in Southwest Austin. Located in the 78739 and 78748 zip codes of Travis County, the six (6) sections that make up the neighborhood are Shady Hollow, Shady Hollow West, Shady Hollow Estates, Southland Oaks, Barker Ranch at Shady Hollow, and Shady Hollow Gardens. Depending on which section you live in, the homes for sale in Shady Hollow range from 1,500 to 4,000+ square feet in size. Many of the homes feature open floor plans, fireplaces, high ceilings.

Due to the different sections of Shady Hollow Austin homes for sale, the year built range is wide. The original areas were constructed in the 1970s, while the newer ones were constructed between the 1990s and mid 2000s. Lot sizes are mostly between 0.3 and 0.5 acres and home exteriors are mostly stone or brick in traditional or ranch style. Common outdoor features include pools, expansive decks, and covered patios.

Where in Austin, TX is Shady Hollow?

Shady Hollow homes for sale were developed in Southwest / South Central Austin on either side of Brodie Lane, approximately 1 mile south of its intersection with Slaughter Lane. The neighborhood is just under 13 miles from Downtown Austin and about 16 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport.

What to do near Shady Hollow?

It's easy to see why homes for sale in Shady Hollow Austin are in high demand. Buyers know the community is a great place to call home for work, school, shopping, dining, entertainment, and more. There are four (4) neighborhood parks with playgrounds, picnic areas, and walking / jogging trails. Bauerle Ranch Park, which borders the community to the east, is another beloved spot for hiking. The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, the state botanical garden and arboretum of Texas, is less than four (4) miles away, and so is the Austin Veloway, a 3.1 mile two-way track for biking, etc. For date night, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is 3 miles away and for groceries / shopping, Shady Hollow Village shopping center is 1 mile away and Sunset Valley Village is just over 4 miles away. Additionally, wineries, breweries, distilleries and other craft operations and quaint shopping are nearby in the Texas Hill Country.

Shady Hollow Schools

Students in Southwest Austin's Shady Hollow are served by Austin ISD. Baranoff Elementary (K-5), Kocurek Elementary (K-5), and Menchaca Elementary (PK-5) are the elementary schools. Bailey Middle (6-8) is the middle school. Bowie High (9-12) and Akins High are the high schools. The closest private school options are Primrose School of Shady Hollow (K) and Parkside Community Montessori School (ages 3-12), but there are other options within 10 minutes of the neighborhood.

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Happiness Hart Edwards


Happiness is a curator of smiles. Her journey into real estate brokerage started with a fascination of the home buying process and blossomed when she purchased her first home. It was a wonderful and exciting time in her life. Her real estate agent was a blessing. She masterfully guided Happiness through the process and helped make home ownership a reality for her. Now, Happiness wants to be a part of your wonderful home ownership story. Give her a call and share the journey together..

Steven Edwards

Steven Edwards


Steven began in real estate in 2004 while attending The University of Texas at Austin. Upon graduating in 2006 with a finance degree focused on real estate, he moved to Dallas where he began working for Hillwood, a Perot company. Here, he focused on commercial real estate development and investments globally. Prior to graduating, he worked for various commercial real estate firms including The Stone Group CRE, Henry S. Miller Co., and CBRE|Melody where he gained a broad spectrum of experience and his interest in real estate grew..

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