The community of Westlake saw rapid expansion in the 1970s and 1980s, helping it become a well-known and sought-after Southwest Austin suburb. Riddled with luxurious neighborhoods and pricey, upper-class communities, the Austin-Westlake Community has also become a booming area for upper-middle class families who relocate for employment opportunities both in the vicinity of Austin and also within Westlake itself. Residents enjoy everything from highly rated schools to local parades and a vast assortment of activities to enjoy in the neighboring city.
Gracing a private double lot three acre hilltop in the heart of the Westbank, 4433 River Garden Trail is the epitome of a classic French country estate. A spectacular panorama showcasing the curvature of Lake Austin, Mount Bonnell & the Austin skyline provides the setting for this truly exquisite property. Grand formal areas & welcoming living spaces throughout the home invite owners to entertain in large groups or gather for intimate
Now under construction! Lake Austin’s newest modern waterfront estate - serene and luxurious with a world-class design. Inspired by both beauty and convenience this well-planned estate accommodates family time, private time and large-scale entertaining. Main house sets at back of deep lot, while the “Water house” sets just 15’+/- from the 100’ shoreline of prime lakefront. Carefully-chosen fixtures and the artisan finishes complement and sync
Perched high upon a prominent cliff above Lady Bird Lake’s Red Bud Island, this absolutely stunning 9,990SQ FT, 6BR, 9BA Mediterranean home offers some of the most enviable views in all of Austin. Sumptuous mahogany floors, plaster walls, Carrera marble, high barreled ceilings, 4-FP & an amazing attention to detail – all sublimely tucked within 4.4 private, lushly-landscaped acres w/lake access.
Retreat home to this waterfront paradise on 300+’ of Lake Austin. Extensively updated by Dalgleish builders, creates the potential for a retreat for all; a main wing with three living areas, two dining and three bedrooms plus a guest wing with full living/dining/kitchen and three bedrooms. A backyard oasis hugs the lake with lush lawns, a pool and spa, and expansive outdoor living. Two docks and two slips included. Eanes ISD.
This is "Bud's Place". Designed by Dick Clark FAIA, built by Jon Luce. This home has it all. An irreplaceable site with panoramic views of the Austin skyline and Lake Austin. Imagine 58' of floor to ceiling glass in the main living/dining/kitchen that slides away and opens to an outdoor oasis featuring the most breathtaking pool imaginable. Only the finest finishes too numerous to list. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own
Remarkable Heyl Homes estate w/ David Bravo interiors. Looking for the home that truly has it all.....look no further! The perfect estate for a family who loves to entertain. 2 guest apartments, home theater, 2 story office, & more unbelievable amounts of storage. Cool 50's diner built in the lower level attached to the kids game room. Need a place to practice indoor volleyball or basketball?...well take a look at what we've got for that!
Located atop one of the highest points in Westlake Hills with unobstructed downtown Austin views, the Waterfall
House was built by Jon Luce & Dick Clark Architects with the utmost attention to detail & extraordinary perfection.
A seamless flowing floor plan integrates the outdoors by way of multiple walls of 10' steel & glass windows & doors that fully open to just over +/1000 SF of patio living, a negative edge pool/spa &
Just completed by John Hagy Custom Homes, privately gated Transitional style 5BD/8Ba home on 1 acre lot.Over 8000 sq ft of easy elegance w/Post Oak wood flooring & Venetian plaster walls.Fleetwood stackable doors incorporate the interior living w/expansive outdoor living & dining space w/summer kitchen, pool/spa & lounge area.City & Hill Country Views,elevator access to all levels,4 car garages & additional living area w/full
Last chance for a land opportunity like this in Eanes! 26.76 acres offering the ultimate in privacy, proximity, and possibility. This exclusive estate is especially suited for a family compound, retreat, and a multitude of other imaginative options. It also offers the potential to be Subdivided for Future Development or to fulfill an Estate Planning need. Exceptional convenience and access to Barton Creek, Westlake, Lakeway. Only minutes to
Artisan Contemporary built by Reynolds Custom Homes in 2013 with views of the rolling Westlake hills and
Lake Austin. Beautifully designed Mesquite flooring throughout, Crestron and Lutron Home Automation
systems, Gourmet kitchen and sleek bar with Walnut Cabinetry. Featuring a resort style master suite,
luxurious formal study with built ins, spacious downstairs includes 4 guest bedrooms with private baths, a
kitchenette and large living
300 Laurel Valley is a 1 of a kind legacy property in Westlake Hills. This in-town ranch is 13 acres with a 5400 Sf. home built in 2001 and recently updated. The large rooms were planned with entertaining in mind with over-sized bedrooms as well. City/valley views on the upper portion and a private homestead along a wet weather creek and pond. The main understated entrance on Laurel Valley allows easy paved access to the home through a small
A private gated estate in Rob Roy with hill country views on almost 3 acres. This majestic Mediterranean villa features soaring ceilings, walls of windows, a handsome study, multiple living areas, private gym, in-law suite and an elevator. A state-of-the-art home theater like in filmmakers homes. Extensive outdoor living with cabana, pool, spa, fountains, waterfalls and verandas. An entertainer's dream. Renowned schools. Motivated. Bring an
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Westlake real estate listings vary from middle to ultra-upper class. According to recent U.S. census data, the median combined family income in West Lake Hills is $232,913, and home values vary depending on the neighborhood.
The average sale price among Westlake home listings is currently around $1,000,000, while the ritzier neighborhoods like Rivercrest and Rob Roy are significantly more expensive, featuring Lake Austin mansions and pristine, luxury neighborhoods. Real estate in the most exclusive Westlake neighborhoods can top $10,000,000.
The Eanes Independent School District is among the state's top school districts. The district serves around 8,000 students across six elementary schools, two middle schools and the high school that is nationally recognized by Newsweek magazine as #72 in the nation. Among teachers at Eanes district schools, 37% hold a master's degree or higher, and more than half have over 10 years of teaching experience (Eanesisd.net). In fact, seven of the nine campuses have been recognized as U.S. Blue Ribbon Schools.
Westlake is located along the south shore of Lake Austin on the edge of the Texas Hill Country. Residents of this area have the opportunity to enjoy the vast assortment of activities provided both within Westlake and in neighboring Austin. From world-famous musical festivals to luxury restaurants and wine bars, there is never a lack of things to do in the vicinity of Austin.
It's not uncommon for families to look for Westlake homes for sale because of job relocation and new career opportunities. Major sectors of employment include research and development, microelectronics, government sector jobs and the tech industry—including local corporate office branches of Facebook and Google. There is also the possibility to work in Austin's entertainment field, as there are multiple international music and film festivals that base out of the famous American city.
Residents of Westlake may also enjoy plenty of activities within the community itself. The city hosts multiple restaurants, including fine dining experiences, as well as shopping centers and state-of-the-art medical facilities. The community also provides annual parades and opportunities for civic-minded individuals to give back to their community.
Community sports are also available in Westlake and surrounding Austin, including the World Adult Kickball Association, the Austin Valkyries Women's Rugby Club, and the Austin Recreation Center that includes competitive tennis and skate parks for kids. If hitting fairways and greens is your thing, the Lost Creek Country Club and Austin Country Club are both located in the area. Both Westlake and the City of Austin will likely continue to grow in coming years, especially if the tech sector in the region continues to expand.
One final note: when searching for information about Westlake/West Lake Hills, be careful not to confuse it with the town of Westlake near Dallas/Fort Worth which shares the same name.
Westlake is bordered by Lake Austin to its north. Along it's banks you will find some of the finest luxury homes anywhere in Texas. It's a environmentally sensitive due to it's close proximity to the Edward's Aquifer and Barton Creek Watershed. There are many greenbelts, nature preserves and endangered species within the Westlake community.
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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from February 18th, 2018 at 5:00am CST. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market.
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