Why you'd want to live in Cedar Park
Homes for sale in Cedar Park, TX Located just 18 miles northwest from Downtown Austin, the once sleepy Cedar Park is now a major suburb (or ‘supersuburb’) of Austin that has grown dramatically over the last decade. It is one of the fastest growing cities in the nation, with over 60,000 residents currently and lots of new home construction. Newcomers are attracted to Cedar Park because of the affordable housing, the terrific schools in the area and the opportunity to enjoy the comfort of small town living while being close to all that Austin has to offer as a big city. One of the other advantages of Cedar Park is the abundance of new highway construction that makes getting anywhere in the area very easy. Capital Metro also operates a light rail service that can take you to Downtown Austin. The community supports an active, outdoor lifestyle with lots of parks and trails. Brush Creek Sports Park has many courts, fields and a new skate park and Brushy Creek Lake Park has a 90-acre lake. But there are over 40 parks in the area. Cedar Park is also full of great attractions, including terrific shopping at Lakeline Mall and two of Austin’s premier open-air shopping centers, the Arboretum and the Domain. In 2010, the Cedar Park Center opened. This stadium attracts top-notch music and entertainment and is also home to the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League and the Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League.