Parkwood is an inviting South Austin community developed in the mid ’90s. Parkwood is a community of primarily first-time home buyers, though it certainly appeals to those looking to step down into a smaller space. Parkwood homes are modestly priced lending its appeal to a wide variety of buyers.
Parkwood Area and Attractions
Located on the east side of Manchaca Road and the west side of S 1st Street, Parkwood is north of W Slaughter Lane and south of Dittmar Road. Parkwood is located minutes from the Dittmar Recreation Center and Park. The 12.6 acre park is equipped with a swimming pool, ball fields, jogging trails and basketball pavilion. Parkwood is located about 15 minutes from downtown, Austin.
Parkwood Home Styles
Parkwood is comprised of single family one and two-story homes. Dwelling sizes average 1,400 square feet with lot sizes about .13 acres. Parkwood homes generally feature two-car garages and fenced in backyards. The low maintenance masonry exteriors add value to this community making it stand out from other South Austin neighborhoods. Parkwood’s neighborhood aesthetic, competitive price point and proximity to local amenities make it a gem of a community to call home.