West Austin

West Austin encompasses upscale and luxury neighborhoods, often with scenic views, while still providing convenient access to major Austin employers and shopping. Most of West Austin falls into the excellent Austin or Eanes independent school districts.

Beautiful natural surroundings and picturesque hills make West Austin one of the stand-outs in the Austin real estate market. Some of the most exclusive neighborhoods in the area are located in West Austin including the upscale Barton Creek golf gated communities, the newer homes of Davenport Ranch and the gated luxury homes in Davenport West. Most students in this area attend classes at either the Austin or Eanes Independent School District and all enjoy plenty of green space and play areas. For those seeking a more exclusive education, four private schools are located in the West Austin area.

A Glance at 360 Near the Pennybacker Bridge

360 bridge (Pennybacker) and surrounding communities

Barton Creek offers its residents golf course living in a serene, natural environment amidst the rolling hills of West Austin. Gated communities are the rule in this area, and homes start at about half a million dollars and range as high as $6.5 million for luxury estates. For those who can afford the price tag, Barton Creek delivers the best of urban living combined with a relaxed rural lifestyle. The Barton Creek Resort and Spa adds an additional touch of luxury to the area, making it one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Austin.

Davenport Ranch and Davenport West are planned communities that encompass a full range of condominium developments, luxury homes and immaculate estates. These upscale communities are designed to offer the ultimate in amenities with the Austin Country Club and the Wild Basin Wilderness Preserve providing the full range of posh comfort and natural splendor.