Anderson Mill West: Families First
Available real estate in Anderson Mill West.
Anderson Mill West is a solidly middle-class neighborhood with an emphasis on family. Architectural styles cover a wide range, with colonial and Spanish influences visible throughout the subdivision. Anderson Mill West homes are surprisingly affordable, ranging from around $150,000 to the low $400,000s, with a few luxury homes thrown into the mix. Due in part to its proximity to Austin and its low cost of living, Anderson Mill West attracts a large percentage of families with children. In 2007, Family Circle magazine named Cedar Park one of the Ten Best Towns For Families; it's certain that Anderson Mill West, with its family-friendly atmosphere and close-knit community, contributed to that distinction.
Anderson Mill West homes vary widely in style and design, though most follow the open-plan layout so popular in Austin; split level plans offer more space on the same sized lot. Large country kitchens are more common than separate dining areas, and floor treatments range from ceramic tile to polished hardwood; new laminate flooring is especially popular in the area. The Anderson Mill West neighborhood offers more home for the money, so many properties include amenities like sunken tubs, custom outbuildings, and even indoor spas and hot tubs for relaxing after a hard day's work. Mature trees provide welcome shade for the neighborhood streets during the hot Texas summers.
The Lakeline Mall, Lakeline Plaza and Lakeline Village offer shoppers a wide array of retail choices in Anderson Mill West, from the ever-popular Sears and Macy's department stores to specialty stores like Best Buy, World Market, and Old Navy. Movie lovers can catch the latest releases at the Regal Cinema Lakeline 9, and the mall offers over twenty fast food and sit-down restaurants with something to please every palate.
Children in the Anderson Mill West neighborhood attend schools in the Leander Independent School District (LISD), one of the highest-rated districts in the Austin area. LISD recently received the prestigious "Recognized" rating from the Texas Education Agency based on its exceptional test scores and academic excellence. School activities attract large crowds, and parents are encouraged to participate in the educational process through volunteering and frequent contact with teachers and administrators.
Activities for Children
The Elizabeth Milburn Park, located at the corner of Cypress Creek Road and Sunchase Boulevard, provides a beautiful natural setting for a variety of community activities and events. Movies in the Park features recent Hollywood movies presented in an open-air setting in the spring and fall; admission is free, but bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Easter egg hunts are always popular with younger children, so the annual Egg-Stravaganza draws quite a crowd. SplashJam celebrates the end of summer with activities centered around the public swimming pool; face painting, food vendors, live music, and a locally-sponsored fireworks display vie for attention at this public event. Sand volleyball, tennis, and basketball courts attract eager competitors year round, while the one-mile jogging path offers fun and exercise for pets and their owners. These activities and more bring the community together for fun and a chance to get to know the neighbors.
Anderson Mill West is committed to a clean, healthy environment for its residents. Programs like "Keen on Clean" bring volunteers together to help families repair their homes and beautify the neighborhood. Neighbors work together to correct code violations and keep Anderson Mill West healthy and safe. An active recycling program ensures that the neighborhood is environmentally friendly, in keeping with Austin's green reputation.
Suburban Living, Austin Convenience
Austin is within easy commuting distance for work or play, but Anderson Mill West retains a suburban charm all its own. A closely-knit neighborhood of families, Anderson Mill West offers outstanding schools, affordable prices, and a serene environment. A wealth of events and activities provide a sense of community. Anderson Mill West truly is a great place to start and raise a family.
Contact Affinity Properties for more information about Anderson Mill West.