Lake Austin Real Estate

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Located just west of Downtown and home to some of the most stunning luxury real estate in the area, Lake Austin embodies just about everything we love about Texas’ one-of-a-kind capital city. With its narrow shape and constant water levels, this body of water offers the perks of both a lake and a river, offering sweeping views, towering limestone cliffs, and plenty of opportunities for boating, fishing, kayaking, and paddleboarding. Due to the narrow shape of the lake, there is plenty of shoreline to explore. The surface area is 1,599 acres and the maximum depth is 75 feet. The water is notably clean. From Tarrytown's beloved historic homes and neighborhood businesses to Steiner Ranch's resort-style amenities and West Lake Hills' iconic tree-lined roads, every bit of Lake Austin’s shoreline is peppered with character and charm. Due to the wide variety of home styles and sizes, waterfront properties can range anywhere from $900K to over $9 Million.

Real Estate Statistics
Total Listings 18
Average Price $5,118,778
Highest Price $15,500,000
Lowest Price $1,590,000

Lake Austin

18 Properties Found. Page 2 of 2.
Homes for Sale on Lake Austin in Austin, TX
New Listing

1859 Westlake Dr, Austin

$3,990,000 - 6 Beds, 4.0 Baths, 4,309 Sf

MLS® # 4288327

Lake Austin Homes for Sale located at 3220 Smoky Rdg, in the city of Austin, TX 78730

3220 Smoky Rdg, Austin

$3,450,000 - 4 Beds, 4.0 Baths, 3,600 Sf

MLS® # 1614632

Single-Family Real Estate for Sale located in the neighborhood of F & Q, on Lake Austin in the city of Austin, TX
Under Contract

1847 Westlake Dr, Austin

$3,250,000 - 5 Beds, 5.2 Baths, 5,499 Sf

MLS® # 8262561

Lake Austin Real Estate - MLS # 5087789, Single-Family real estate for Sale in Manana Terrace Lts, MLS Listings # 5087789

3119 Ski Shores Ter, Austin

$3,000,000 - 2 Beds, 2.0 Baths, 2,132 Sf

MLS® # 5087789

MLS #4038494 for Sale at 2801 Pearce Rd, on Lake Austin in the city of Austin, 78730

2801 Pearce Rd, Austin

$2,750,000 - 2 Beds, 2.0 Baths, 800 Sf

MLS® # 4038494

Austin Homes for Sale on Lake Austin in the Zipcode of 78734

3205 Brass Buttons Trl, Austin

$1,590,000 - 4 Beds, 3.1 Baths, 3,247 Sf

MLS® # 5792986

 More About Lake Austin Homes For Sale


As one of the few constant-level lakes in Texas, Lake Austin offers homeowners the opportunity to enjoy the perks of lake life every day of the year. Its unique, narrow shape winds through the western section of the city, making its way through downtown and into the Hill Country...meaning plenty of shoreline for luxury lakefront homes. The inventory of architectural style, design, and square footage is incredibly diverse, including everything from townhomes and condos to Tuscan-style villas and sprawling mansions. 

A few of our favorite neighborhoods include Tarrytown, Steiner Ranch, and West Lake Hills. West Lake Hills is a charming, established neighborhood located (you guessed it) on the western banks of Lake Austin and offers prices that tend to hover around $1 Million. Tarrytown offers high-end condos and restored historic homes around the same price. Steiner Ranch, on the northern side of the lake, is a sprawling neighborhood with a Hill Country resort feel. Prices range anywhere between $500k to over $2 Million. 

Though its location is smack-dab in the middle of the city, don’t be fooled: Lake Austin’s family-friendly vibes and towering limestone cliffs still feel like Hill Country paradise. Hikers and bikers love heading to the 360 Bridge suspended over the lake as well for views that can’t be beat. Some of the favorite local lake activities include a leisurely day on the pontoon, heading out on the wakeboard or water skis, or spending a day fishing for largemouth bass. (However, be warned: this lake is cold— which also makes it an incredibly popular relief from the hazy Texas heat.) 

Schools in the Lake Austin area are also a notable draw, with top-rated districts like Eanes ISD (voted the #1 in Best School Districts in Texas by 

As a whole, residents of Lake Austin tend to feel as though they are a part of a small town within a big city. Neighborhoods are tight knit, local businesses thrive on regulars, and the whole area carries a distinctly charming “Lake Austin” culture. Head to Mozart’s Coffee Roasters, Barton Springs, or Abel’s on the Lake to see what we mean.

To see further options near Austin and the Hill Country, check out Lake LBJ, Lake Marble Falls, and Lake Travis.

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Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from October 29th, 2020 at 7:30am CDT.

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