Lake Austin Real Estate
Lake Austin Real Estate
Living on Lake Austin
Lake Austin is a constant-level lake, which means that you will have water, drought or no drought. This also makes it a perfect place for wakeboarding, wakesurfing, or water skiing. Its river-style curves mean you can always find a straightaway that’s blocked by the wind and offers calmer water. Kayakers and canoers will love the long expanse, 20.3 miles of water with only a gentle current. With a surface area of 1,599 acres, there is plenty of room for everyone.
Around Lake Austin, you will find several luxury neighborhoods including Tarrytown, known for its historic homes, Steiner Ranch, with its resort-style amenities, and West Lake Hills, an area known for its suburban feel with tree-lined streets and a family-friendly atmosphere.
Lake Austin real estate offers a wide variety of architectural styles, designs, and living spaces. Homes for sale in Lake Austin range from condos and townhomes to villas and even sprawling estates. No matter what your vision of a perfect lakefront home is, you can find it here.
Entertainment and Nightlife
Because the homes for sale in Lake Austin are just a short distance from Downtown Austin, there’s no limit to the dining, entertainment, and nightlife venues close by.
Within a few minutes you can enjoy outdoor activities at Zilker Park, or take a dip in Barton Springs Pool. Afterward, you can grab a great meal at any of the critically acclaimed restaurants in Downtown Austin, or catch a movie at the infamous Alamo Drafthouse on South Lamar. After all of that, you can still visit any of Austin’s entertainment districts, where you will find live music, popular breweries, art galleries, and acclaimed events.
No matter your personality or taste, you will find something you love to do in Austin.
Lake Austin Schools
As an additional perk, the four school districts located close to Lake Austin real estate are highly rated. The Eanes Independent School District is widely considered to be the best school district in the Austin area. The high school for this district, Westlake High, was rated the best high school in the Austin area in 2020 by the Texas Education Agency.
In addition to Eanes, there’s also the Austin Independent School District, the Leander Independent School District, and the Lake Travis Independent School District. Each of these is well-respected by educators and parents.
Let Us Help You Find the Perfect Lake Austin Home
At The Lakefront Group, we pride ourselves on being the premier Lake Austin real estate agents and the most comprehensive lakefront real estate resource. As mentioned above, many of the properties on Lake Austin never hit the MLS; however, The Lakefront Group has access to quite a few off-market opportunities. Let us know what you want in your new lake home, and we’ll search until we find the one to make your dreams come true. To find out more about homes for sale on the Lake Austin waterfront or the surrounding areas, contact us or sign up for Lake House Alerts to get your lake home search started.
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The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.
Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from May 24th, 2022 at 4:16am 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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