Listed and sold by Laurie Jarrett, The Laurie Jarrett Group, Texas State graduate, San Marcos specialist and San Marcos Listing Agent. Us this site to search Homes for Sale near Texas State University in San Marcos, Texas.
This fantastic home is located in the coveted Craddock area located between Ranch Rd. 12 and the Wonder World Parkway west of IH35 near Texas State University, Downtown San Marcos and the beautiful San Marcos River.
While it’s no secret that this area is a popular with parents of students purchasing homes in lieu of paying rent, this area is also desired for the large lots, proximity to Texas State University, school zoning and closeness to historical downtown San Marcos. The neighborhoods in this area are Bishop Crossing, Majestic Estates, Castle Forest, Franklin Square, Thomas Oaks and Sendera. In fact, it’s hard to tell where one neighborhood ends and the next begins.
This home located in a charming cul-de-sac with mature trees and large yard sold for $5,000 over the asking price with multiple offers in just days. At 1,336 square feet, this was a new price per square foot record for the neighborhood. The custom modern craftsman style home featured a charming Pottery Barn feel interior with stained concrete floors, trendy color palette, mosaic tile backsplash, oil-rubbed bronze fixtures, wood-burning fireplace with stone surround, vaulted and coffered ceilings, and a large yard with flagstone patio and fire pit. This home truly was a gem and the sellers couldn’t be more pleased with the quick sale above their asking price!
San Marcos, Texas is truly a Texas Hill Country treasure. With it’s higher education center, museums, history, civic events, more parks per capita than Austin, miles of crystal clear waters, protected springs and biological studies, world class shopping, a vibrant downtown, cutting edge music scene and a heritage rich in cultural pride, it’s no wonder this has been named the “Fastest Growing City in America.”
If you’re interested in buying or selling your San Marcos home, please call Laurie Jarrett at 830-515-0728 to get it sold for more money in less time.