Shady Hollow is in Southern Travis County and straddles Brodie Lane. El Dorado Trail marks the southern border, Squirrel Hollow is the northern border and Doe Run marks the eastern border. The west side of the subdivision borders on Lost Oasis Hollow.
Some of the older homes are on larger lots ranging from 125 feet by 175 feet to 205 feet by 202 feet. The rest of the homes are on lots about 60 feet by 125 feet. Prices on homes in Shady Hollow can range from $170,000 to $370,000.
Most homes have three or four bedrooms, although some have five bedrooms. Most have two or three bathrooms. They mainly have his and hers walk-in closets, skylights and baths with cultured marble. Kitchens have Formica or tile. Most homes have two living areas, although a few have as many as four living areas. Shady Hollow is only expanding with new homes being built in the quiet family neighborhood as well.