Watauga Real Estate
Browse all Watauga homes for sale & North TX real estate listings below. Watauga, Texas, a part of the giant Metroplex, is ten miles northwest of Fort Worth, in northern Tarrant County. In addition to a business-friendly environment that is helping to ensure the city’s economic future, Watauga is an area ideal for families. Three family entertainment centers, a NASCAR motor speedway, an art museum and numerous surrounding lakes for boating, fishing and swimming are all just minutes from the city. The popularity of the area continues to attract new residents, and Watauga real estate rapidly grows in popularity. For information about Watauga neighborhood properties for sale or to schedule a private home showing, contact your Watauga real estate experts today.
Homes For Sale in Watauga TX
Watauga Real Estate
Home to approximately 25,000 residents, Watauga is in the shadow of its larger neighbors such as Fort Worth, Keller and North Richland Hills. It got its name from a Cherokee phrase meaning the village of many springs. But despite being in the shadow of its more prosperous neighbors, Watauga is one of the hottest real estate markets in the country. A report by REALTOR.com mention’s the city’s relative affordability, which helps sellers turn their properties faster.
Watauga was incorporated in 1958. According to city statistics, its largest employer, Target, has about 250 workers. Bearing in mind the city’s small population base and relatively limited economy, it might seem strange that Watauga’s real estate would be booming.
Watauga offers a bit of everything for even the most discerning shopper. Bargain hunters flock to Keller for shopping, the water park in North Richland Hills or the Stockyards in downtown Fort Worth.
Watauga has a rich cultural tradition that is shaped by diversity in language, economic status, heritage, and background. Combine all this with a growing population within Watauga, and a truly unique region of Texas is born. There is no better way to measure this diversity than by the beautiful combination of foods with influence from far and wide.
Depending on which area of Watauga you explore, you’re sure to find several food styles that speak to creativity among the people of this city. A common Texas mix that is very notable in Watauga is Tex-Mex. This is a combination of Texas traditional cuisines with a Mexican cultural influence.
Watauga maintains a rigid reputation as one of the DFW Metroplex family-friendly places. The region’s plentiful amazing playgrounds and parks make it easy to see why. The December holidays bring with it a break from academic schedules while Texas’ mild winter weather is sure to be interrupted by pockets of sunny afternoons.
Parks, playgrounds, trails, and picnic areas are aplenty, and they are very much open for the whole family. Chisholm Park is one of the must visit parks in Watauga.
Watauga Homes for Sale
With a strong economy, a young population, and great schools that are rated among the best in the state, Watauga has what many buyers, especially Millennials are looking for.
Watauga real estate offers plenty of choices including brand-new homes ranging from those for first-time to move-up buyers, townhomes and resale houses. All home types have their benefits.
The first consideration for Watauga homes for sale is the location. Where do you want to live? What neighborhoods appeal to you? Do you want a new housing development with the latest amenities or a settled community with established traditions? What about proximity to shops and work? Walking or recreational opportunities? And if you’re a young family the big question is schools. Even if you don’t have children, buying in a location with excellent schools will pay off when it comes time to sell.
Watauga real estate accommodates almost every housing budget. Single-family homebuyers can choose eco-friendly designs, luxury residences in gated enclaves, new homes in master-planned communities or resale homes in established neighborhoods. There is a range of condominiums, townhouses, and lofts available as well.
Popular Watauga County communities include Blowing Rock, Beech Mountain, Deep Gap, Boone, Foscoe, Sugar Grove, Seven Devils, Valle Crucis, Todd, Zionville, and Vilas. Median real estate prices in Watauga come in at $109,500, which is 23.3% lower than the Texas average.
If building from the ground up appeals to you, the many outstanding homebuilders in Watauga can help. There are many options for homesites both in new and established neighborhoods. You can find a location with a pastoral or forested setting on acreage, on a golf course or even on the waterfront.
You may be dreaming about a custom home. Although building a custom home takes time and planning, the effort and wait are often worth it. Some one-of-a-kind custom homes are built using original plans from the ground up. In other cases, builders work with buyers to customize rooms, adjust square footage, and energy-saving features or other details.
Whatever your dream, it’s never too early to talk to a VIPRealty real estate agent in Watauga today.
Watauga School Districts
Two school districts serve the city of Watauga. Much of Watauga lies within the Birdville ISD, although a part of the northern portion is in Keller ISD. Birdville ISD has 33 campuses that serve Watauga, Fort Worth, Haltom City, Richland Hills and parts of Colleyville, North Richland Hills, and Hurst.
VIP Realty, your Watauga realtor, is available to help you buy or sell your Watauga home quickly, and at the right price. Our consultant team is especially trained to listen to and evaluate your needs so that we can focus on what those needs are and to formulate a strategy that will result in your satisfaction. Call VIP Realty today and let us show you what we can do for you.