Austin Lake Estates Real Estate
Houses in Austin Lake EstatesHomes in Austin Lake Estates (which includes the Aqua Monte subdivision) come in every price range, from around $100,000 to over $1 million, and from 1000 to over 5000 square feet. Picturesque Austin Lake Estates, part of West Lake Hills, is situated along a bend in the Colorado River (Lake Austin) near Emma Long Metropolitan Park. It’s a laid-back locale boasting some stunning homes with spectacular views. Styles range from innovative cutting-edge architecture (including energy-saving “green” construction) to traditional estate homes. Those in the market for higher-end properties in Austin Lake Estates can expect such things as gourmet kitchens, luxury-grade appliances and construction materials, vaulted ceilings and much more. Out of doors, common amenities include balconies, decks, greenhouses, large covered and open porches, and lush landscaping. Mature live oaks and other native Hill Country trees and shrubs provide ample shade, and confer a gracious and relaxed atmosphere. And although it’s close to parks, nature preserves, and the rural splendor of the Hill Country, the neighborhood is an easy commute to downtown Austin. Austin Lake Estates is in the Eanes ISD, one of Austin’s most outstanding school districts, Eanes’s elementary, middle and high schools have received many awards for academic and athletic excellence. The Lake Hills Montessori School is also right in the neighborhood.
Austin Lake Estates NeighborhoodA big plus to living in Austin Lake Estates is the active and friendly community association, which provides more member benefits than most similar organizations in the area. Members of the Lake Hills Community Association enjoy the use of a guarded swimming pool, clubhouse, lakeside park, a boat ramp with docks, a private beach area, basketball and volleyball courts, a children’s playground, and more. The LHCA also sponsors an annual music festival, the Cuerny Jam, along with an equally popular Halloween carnival. (Further information about the LHCA can be found on their website at www.lakehillsca.org.) For all these reasons, it’s no wonder that folks who live in Austin Lake Estates not only love where they are, but wouldn’t want to live anywhere else. And why would they? After all, they already know they’re home, and it’s a great place to be.
Schools Servicing Austin Lake EstatesEanes Independent School District 512-732-900 Valley View Elementary 512-732-9140 West Ridge Middle School 512-732-9240 Westlake High School 512-732-9280
Links of Interest for Austin Lake EstatesCity of West Lake Hills homepage U.S. Census fact sheet Rank of each Place within Travis County, TX Austin Community Foundation Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Sierra Club Capital Area Master Naturalists Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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