Austin is a thriving city with a cosmopolitan luxury real estate market. It comprises of properties in Travis, Williamson, and Hays counties. The rapid growth in population along with modern infrastructure has created demand for luxury homes both inside and outside the city of Austin. Buyers can find a wide variety of homes in different architectural styles, locations and price points.
Here are some of Austin’s newest luxury subdivisions.
Belvedere is one of Austin’s newer luxury neighborhoods and is ideal for families who want to be a short distance from the town, inside a gated community with loads of amenities. This subdivision was named the Best Overall Community at the 2010 Max Awards and 2010 Star Awards. The most common homes in Belvedere are 1st-floor entry or single level floor plan style single-family homes. Home construction began in 2006 and continues to date. Residences range in size from 3040 to 6670 square feet in living space. The starting price of homes is from $ 1,095,000. Since the neighborhood is new, the luxury homes have energy efficient features which make them less costly to maintain. Lake Travis ISD serves the residents of Belvedere.
2. Rough Hollow
Rough Hollow is a new waterfront community located on Lakeway’s western frontier with amazing views of Lake Travis. This master-planned community of over 1,800 acres comprises of six exciting neighborhoods. They include Enclave, The Villas, Waters Edge, East Rim, The Bluffs, and The Overlook.
Homes for sale include both single-family homes and attached homes that consist of 1st-floor entry or end unit, multi-level floor plan style. With an average build date of 2014, these homes have all the features and bonuses choosy buyers seek. The homes tend to be large often boasting 2 to 7 bedrooms and a similar number of bathrooms. Residences range in size from 1460 to 14250 square feet in living space. Entry prices start at $349,990 and can rise to $2 million. The neighborhood’s prominent location highlights top-notch amenities and a resort-like lifestyle. The sought-after Lake Travis ISD serves the students living in Rough Hollow.
3. The Reserve at Lake Travis
The Reserve is the ultimate in luxury living as it surrounds 310 lush acres of Texas Hill Country and features 3.5 miles of untouched shoreline along the coveted south banks of Lake Travis. Homes for sale in this community include both single-family homes and attached homes. The homes are in the 1 st floor entry or no adjoining neighbor, single level floor plan style. Home construction began in 2008 and continues to date. The homes tend to be large often boasting 1 to 5 bedrooms and a similar number of bathrooms. The residences range in size from 522 to 7854 square feet in living space. Home prices range from $280,000 to $1,950,000. The Reserve is home to the deepest marina on Lake Travis and can accommodate boats up to 80 feet. The lit tennis courts offer residents outdoor lifestyle options. The sought-after Lake Travis ISD serves the students of Reserve.
4. Escavera at Flintrock Falls
Escavera at Flintrock Falls is one of the newest and most exclusive neighborhoods in Austin. This community is located in a vibrant gated community with a resort-like lifestyle in the hills west of Austin. Escavera is a secluded enclave that’s encompassed by the Nicklaus-designed, Flintrock Falls golf course. This beautiful neighborhood is expected to sell out quickly as it only has 20 lots. It has some of the largest home sites in Flintrock Falls, ranging from one-third to three-quarter acres. The impressive home sites back to the golf course offering incredible golf course and scenic Hill Country views. Homes for sale in the Escavera section will range from $1 to $2million. The home sites range from $200 to $300k. Lake Travis ISD serves the residents living in Flintrock Falls.
5. Seven Oaks
The residential masterpiece of Seven Oaks has 153 home sites which blend mature oaks and the dramatic views of the Texas Hill Country with the convenience of city living. This subdivision features large home sites ranging from 1 to 6 acres. Custom architectural styles such as interior courtyards and window-filled walls accentuate scenic views of the canyons around Lake Austin and the surrounding lush greenbelts. Homes for sale in Seven Oaks are 1st-floor entry or Spanish-style single-family homes. Home construction took place between 2001 and 2017. Residences range in size from 4500 to 12200 square feet in living space. Entry prices start at $2,269,000. Eanes ISD serves the students living in Seven Oaks.