Living in Leander TX – Pros and Cons (North Austin Suburb)

There are pros and cons to living in Leander TX. One of the major reasons so many people are moving to Leander is the cost and availability of homes – including a lot of new homes.

Leander is 26 miles from downtown Austin and if you commute, you’ll contend with toll roads and traffic.

The Leander ISD is a highly rated school district, but Leander property taxes are higher. There has been significant investment in commercial and retail development and public transportation – including the Red Line Commuter Rail.

Some areas of Leander still have a rural feel, but as Leander continues to grow, more of those areas will begin to feel more suburban.

Charles Lewis is a REALTOR® in the Austin area. He helps people all over the greater metro area buy and sell houses. Schedule a no-obligation phone call to find out he can help you accomplish your real estate goals.