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Lake Travis Real Estate

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Lake Travis is a magnificent suburb that combines living near the serene lakeside while being close to the big city amenities. Lake Travis is one of the popular and largest reservoirs in Austin. It is located about 20 miles to the west of Austin. The lake stretches 65 and is home to plenty of communities such as Steiner Ranch, Horshoe Bend Estates, Hudson Bend, and more.
Property Types (active listings)
Average Price: $1,639,767
Total Listings: 15
Avg. Days On Market: 289
Avg. Price/SQFT: $292
Highest Price: $6,200,000
Lowest Price: $249,000
Avg. Property Age: 26 YEARS
Basic Statistics (active listings)

Lake Travis Homes for Sale

All Listings $200,000 - $300,000 $300,000 - $400,000
$400,000 - $500,000 $700,000 - $800,000 $800,000 - $900,000
$900,000 - $1,000,000 Over $1,000,000
3308 Ranch Road 620, Austin
  • Residential
  • 6 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 9,846 SqFt

3308 Ranch Road 620, Austin

$6,200,000
8015 Sharon Rd, Volente
  • Farms & Acreage
  • 5 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 9,107 SqFt

8015 Sharon Rd, Volente

$3,990,000
8015 Sharon Rd, Volente
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 7 Baths
  • 9,217 SqFt

8015 Sharon Rd, Volente

$2,995,000
N/A, Volente
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,185 SqFt

N/A, Volente

$2,494,500 ↓ $2,500
8412 Lime Creek Rd, Volente
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 6,671 SqFt

8412 Lime Creek Rd, Volente

$2,100,000 ↓ $149,000
15807 Booth Cir, Volente
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,450 SqFt

15807 Booth Cir, Volente

$1,500,000 ↓ $50,000
15805 Buddy Ln, Volente
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 6,232 SqFt

15805 Buddy Ln, Volente

$1,000,000 ↓ $150,000
8504 Lime Creek Rd, Volente
  • Lot
  • 0 Beds
  • 0 Baths
  • 325,829 SqFt

8504 Lime Creek Rd, Volente

$950,000
15936 Booth Cir, Volente
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 3,885 SqFt

15936 Booth Cir, Volente

$899,000 ↓ $16,000
New
16201 Dodd St, Volente
  • Commercial Sale
  • 0 Beds
  • 0 Baths
  • 16,723 SqFt

16201 Dodd St, Volente

$775,000
New
7601 Reed Dr, Volente
  • Commercial Sale
  • 0 Beds
  • 0 Baths
  • 0 SqFt

7601 Reed Dr, Volente

$435,000
7601 Reed Dr, Volente
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1,061 SqFt

7601 Reed Dr, Volente

$435,000 ↑ $16,000

About the Neighborhood

Lake Travis is one of Austin’s most scenic natural areas. It is the land the borders the Colorado River and stretches above the Mansfield Dam. Residents and visitors around central Texas enjoy all sorts of activities available in the area that are seeking outdoor fun. With 271 miles of shoreline, it is the most active reservoir in Texas.

Catch the sunset, go on zipline adventures, rent a boat, go swimming...there are a lot of things you can do in the area with your friends and family. Homes in Lake Travis include master-planned communities, luxury estates, and small neighborhoods with spectacular Hill County views. These neighborhoods are filled with different amenities for its residents such as golf courses, waterparks, shopping, dining, and entertainment areas. 

Here are a few of the most popular communities in Lake Travis.

 

Steiner Ranch

A 4,600 master-planned community located in Northwest Austin bordered by Lake Austin and Lake Travis. The community has dedicated 1500 acres to wildlife habitats, parks, and greenbelt. Nature enthusiasts will enjoy the green spaces within proximity from their homes.

 

Hills of Lakeway 

Hills of Lakeway offers traditional homes in a guard-gated neighborhood close to golf courses and green spaces. Residents love living in the area because of the outdoor living areas for entertainment and convenient access to shopping and dining centers.

 

Rough Hollow

The 1,800-acre community offers elegant custom homes with enviable amenities. Rough Hollow has 19 neighborhoods in 6 sections. The prices of the homes in Rough Hollow may depend on the view and amenities surrounding the home. Highland Village and Rough Hollow Harbor Yacht Club are some of the great amenities in the area.

 

Lakeside Tessera on Lake Travis

Lakeside Tessera on Lake Travis is an 875-acre master-planned community located in Lago Vista, Texas. The neighborhood offers an urban oasis of amenities and recreation without being too far from the big city. Residents in the area can enjoy plenty of amenities that are available in the area. Homes for sale in Lakeside Tessera starts in the mid-$200s design-built by the best and talented designers and builders hand-picked by Lakeside Tessera. 

 

Lake Pointe

Another gorgeous master-planned community close located in the Texas Hill Country near Lake Austin and Lake Travis and about 12 miles to the west of downtown Austin. This neighborhood is popular with young families, retirees and those who love to live an active lifestyle. Lake Pointe residents have easy access to many amenities such as beaches, pools, parks, and golf courses. There are also shopping areas and restaurants nearby. The average price for homes for sale in Lake Pointe is at around $400s and the average is 3200 sq ft.

 

Rocky Creek

One of the newer communities in the area of Bee Cave and Lakeway area. The neighborhood is located about five miles to the west of Hwy 71 on Hamilton Pool road. Rocky Creek is close to many shopping, dining, and entertainment venues in Hill Country Galleria which is about 10 minutes away. Drees and Highland Homes are the two main builders in the community.

 

Sweetwater

Sweetwater is an ideal Hill Country community for those who are looking for a haven of gorgeous country views and healthful living. The neighborhood is located about 22 miles from downtown Austin. Sweetwater offers 700-acres of natural beauty for their residents to enjoy hiking, biking, and some family time. The areas are also close to nearby shopping, dining, and entertainment centers.

 

Things to do in Lake Travis

Lake Travis is the most visited freshwater recreational vacation destination in Texas. Water enthusiasts enjoy the fresh and clear blue waters that are the results of the stunning limestones on the bottom. If you plan on visiting or living in Lake Travis, here are some of the fun activities you can do in the area.

There are plenty of lakeside parks where you can go take your family on a picnic. swimming, or even hiking. Well-known parks in the area are Windy Point Park where families can enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the lake. Mansfield Dam Park, a haven to nature enthusiasts that offers panoramic views of the lake with a wide array of amenities. Pace Bend Park, located in the west Travis County with more than nine miles of shoreline along the scenic lake.

Waterparks in Lake Travis are definitely huge in the lake. Enjoy an island adventure at Lake Travis Waterloo Adventures that features a 600-foot water playground with around 20 obstacles. Near the popular lake is Krause Springs, a camping and swimming site known for the 32 springs on the property plus its man-made pool and natural pool that flows to Lake Travis.

Boat rentals are also available. Whether you want to rent a houseboat, wakeboard, sailboat, kayak, paddleboards, or jet ski, there are plenty of watercraft options to choose from. 

Residents are close to shopping centers, restaurants, vineyards, golf courses, and breweries. There are also several entertainment venues and bars that offer live music.

If you are coming to check the area from another city or state, finding a place to stay won't be a problem! Nature enthusiasts will enjoy campgrounds, houseboats or RV parks. While to those looking for a luxurious night, hotels, vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts are also abundant in the area. 

 

Schools in Lake Travis

Students in Lake Travis will attend high acclaimed schools within the Lake Travis Independent School District. Here are the following schools that are in the area:

 

Elementary Schools - Public PK, K-5

• Lake Pointe Elementary

• Lakeway Elementary

• Bee Cave Elementary

• Serene Hills Elementary

• West Cypress Hills Elementary

• Lake Travis Elementary

 

Middle School - Public 6-8

• Hudson Bend Middle

• Lake Travis Middle

• Bee Cave Middle

 

High School - Public 9-12

• Lake Travis High School

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 November 12th, 2019 at 4:16pm CST. 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.

All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

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