San Gabriel Heights is one of Georgetown's best established neighborhoods. In the late 1970's and early 1980's when San Gabriel Heights was developed Georgetown Texas was experiencing rapid growth mainly from Austin's high tech growth industries. IBM was undergoing a major expansion in North Austin. Round Rock and Georgetown were the beneficiaries. Families desiring great schools, small town living and an easy commute to Austin were discovering that Georgetown neighborhoods such as San Gabriel Heights were offering larger lots with trees, well built spacious homes and much more value than they could find in Austin.
Local Georgetown builderssuch as Jim Caskey Homes, Tommy Faust Builders, Randy Morine, and Carl Luscius were known for exceptional quality, fine woodwork and custom cabinetry.
Most of the homes were of brick or limestone rock exteriors, and were Texas ranch style traditional and contemporary designs. Homes in San Gabriel Heights ranged in size from 1400 sq ft to 3000 sq ft with most being around 2100 sq ft, 3 or 4 bedroom, 2 baths and 2 car garage.
Prices of homes in San Gabriel Heights range from a low of $135K to the low $200's. Currently there are 10 homes for sale in San Gabriel Heights, starting with a 3-2 for $139,900 up to a 2750 sq ft home for $239,000.
Located close to I-35, just off Leander Rd, San Gabriel Heights is only 2-3 miles from the downtown Georgetown Square, 1 mile from the new Wolf Ranch shopping center, the HEB grocery store, and has several small strip centers just out side the entrance to San Gabriel Heights.
Across the stree from San Gabriel Heightsis Tippitt Middle School and residents can enjoy the jogging track, tennis courts, and open spaces. The River Ridge city park pool is also within easy biking distance for kids to cool off in the summer.
If you are looking for a well established, well maintained, quality subdivision with friendly neighbors and reasonable prices you would do well to search for homes in San Gabriel Heights. I'd be happy to give you the tour!