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.
EXTREMELY RARE & BEAUTIFUL 128 ACRE EQUESTRIAN RANCH W/ 1+ MILES OF BARTON CREEK FRONTAGE, CUSTOM HOME, PANORAMIC VIEWS, SCENIC CANYONS, ABUNDANT WILDLIFE ALL WITHIN MINS OF DOWNTOWN. Ranch gates are located in the Barton Creek & Crystal Mountain neighborhoods this is truly a unique one-of-a-kind opportunity for a very special buyer looking for acreage, privacy, location and development potential. For those special few looking for the
This property is one of the finest modern estates in Austin, or Texas for that matter. World-renowned architect Peter Gluck masterfully set this home on over 4 acres in the heart of Westlake. The acreage surrounding the house and detached guest house encompass a peninsula affording complete privacy with level and 100% enjoyable land providing a perfect, unobstructed view of downtown Austin. A spectacular home surrounded by nature less than 10
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.
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 and welcoming living spaces throughout the home invite owners to entertain in large groups or gather for intimate
EXTREMELY RARE & BEAUTIFUL 45 +/- ACRE EQUESTRIAN RANCH BARTON CREEK FRONTAGE,
CUSTOM HOME, PANORAMIC VIEWS, SCENIC CANYONS, ABUNDANT WILDLIFE ALL WITHIN MINS OF DOWNTOWN. Crystal Mountain neighborhood is truly a unique one-of-a-kind opportunity for a very special buyer looking for acreage, privacy, location and development potential.
Gated private cul-de- sac estate on 5 acres w Lake Austin access & boat dock. Furman + Kiel home features a separate 1 bdrm guest house w/ liv, kitchen, din & treehouse that sleeps 3. mahogany doors, eucalyptus cabinetry, 5 gas fireplaces & custom light fixtures. 2 covered outdoor liv areas w/ fireplaces, outdoor kitchen w/ commercial appliances,Neil Tuckett pool, tennis court w/ vintage stadium seating, 1 acre stocked pond, 200+
Extensively remodeled by renowned architects Furman + Kiel in 2013. Walnut floors, high cathedral ceilings, and a gourmet chef's kitchen with commercial grade stainless steel appliances. The owner's suite has an expansive yet private view of the lake, spa-like bathroom, and oversized closets. Outdoor space is exceptional with abundance of covered patio space, pool, spa, 190 feet of water frontage on 2 lush acres. Additional 2 bedroom guest house
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-foot steel & glass windows & doors that fully open to just over +/-1310 SF of patio living, a negative edge pool/spa
Complete Spring 2017*Stylishly set on a corner lot,this Transitional design home is a masterful collaboration of John Hagy Custom Homes & Geschke Group Architects offering +/-8,000 square feet of easy elegance.Interior living areas include Great Room,Media Room/Game Room,Study/Office,Prep Kitchen & elevator access on all levels. Outdoors, find expansive outdoor living & dining space for entertaining w/summer kitchen, pool &
Stunning Modern design on 1.86 Acres in Westlake Hills designed by renowned Architect Bernardo Pozas. Features amazing views of Austin Skyline from almost every room, complete w/unique marble floors, dramatic floor to ceiling windows,custom cabinetry,Thermador chef's kitchen & Control 4 system.Open design w/ fabulous master suite, guest & office on main. Amazing heated pool w/ lap pool & waterfall.Huge bonus room overlooking
One of Austin's finest, largest & most private estates has hit the market. This home's floor plan is well thought out by local architect Jim LaRue. Generous size rooms include a gym, sauna, cigar room/wine cellar, w/ private entrance, media room & game room. A large kitchen is equipped w/ high end appliances & the finest counter tops All bedrooms have their own attached baths. A smart home controlled by numerous IPADS. Outdoor
Rare large tract of land on Westlake Drive offers many opportunities to build a large private estate or to develop into several home sites. Large trees, flat and sloped land and a seasonal creek offer privacy and great location! Very close to downtown yet located in the acclaimed Eanes ISD, this property is close to Lake Austin, schools, restaurants and shopping.
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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 March 24th, 2017 at 8:30pm CDT. 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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