With school back in session soon, if not already, homebuyers in and around Austin may be putting extra consideration into the school districts the available homes are located in. In an effort to help simplify the search for you, we have rounded up 10 homes in 5 of the most prestigious districts. Contact us to let us know how we can serve you in your real estate venture.
According to Niche, Eanes ISD took first place in the 2021 Best School Districts with an A+ rating. Spanning 31.2 square miles of scenic Texas Hill Country, it is ideally situated in Travis County to take advantage of everything our vibrant city has to offer. Consistently exceeding the state and national averages on the SAT and ACT, parents can expect a comprehensive curriculum and a variety of enrichment opportunities.
1809 Intervail Drive, Austin, TX 78746
Listed at $1,589,000 by Compass
Enjoy the Austin lifestyle and Eanes schools in this meticulously maintained home. Located in desirable Bee Cave Woods, it features high ceilings, a lifetime metal roof, beautiful gardens, outdoor deck for entertaining and spacious bedrooms.
406 Spiller Lane, West Lake Hills, TX 78746
Listed at $2,200,000 by Compass
A classic hideaway at the highest point in Westlake, this hilltop retreat features expansive wraparound decks and a large, flat lot. Enjoy the utmost privacy, a peaceful setting and walls of windows that capture the morning sun. Inside, you’ll find intricate woodwork, two living areas with fireplaces, and a primary bedroom with spacious ensuite bath.
Proudly coming in at #2 on Niche’s Best School Districts in Austin, Lender ISD still received an A+ rating thanks to its teachers, academics, diversity, clubs and activities. As one of the state’s fastest-growing school districts, it spans 200 square miles and educates more than 42,000 students at its 44 campuses.
13232 Zen Gardens Way, Austin, TX 78732
Listed at $3,000,000 by Compass
Perfectly situated on 1.36 acres, this architectural treasure captures stunning views of Lake Austin and the Hill Country preserve land. Enjoy a luxurious modern feel with intentionally inward-looking sanctuaries that flow well and offer a source of fresh air and natural light in nearly every room.
Restricted Address, Cedar Park, TX 78613
Listed at $1,295,000 by Compass
Architect-designed, this modern estate utilized green building practices and was built with sustainability as a key guiding principle. Enjoy a modern yet warm aesthetic inside and out with structurally engineered exposed steel beams, crystal cave stone, a palette of hardwoods, and artisan applied stucco exterior.
With an A+ rating from Niche, Dripping Springs comes in at #3. Located in the northwest portion of Hays County, students will experience outstanding academics, extracurricular activities and UIL competition opportunities.
301 Torrington Drive, Austin, TX 78737
Listed at $739,000 by Compass
Conveniently located near the entrance of Belterra, this gorgeous Wilshire home features a fantastic floor plan with an abundance of natural light and warm wood flooring throughout. Entertaining is made easy with a spacious kitchen that opens to a living room, and a composite deck off the breakfast nook, allowing for the party to spill outside. Situated on a large, heavily treed lot that backs to a 45-acre property, homeowners will enjoy the utmost privacy.
12333 Triple Creek Circle, Dripping Springs, TX 78620
Listed at $1,295,000 by Compass
Nestled behind the charming, gated community of Triple Creek Ranch lies this Hill Country Estate. Sitting on over 2 acres, it boasts the best of country living with city conveniences just minutes away. Enjoy a charming foyer, gracious formal living room, light-filled chef’s kitchen, and an oversized primary suite complete with a luxurious ensuite bath.
With an overall A Niche grade, Lake Travis takes the #5 spot. Offering a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1, this 6A district is located alongside the south shore of picturesque Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country. Known as “The Destination District,” its 11 campuses have a reputation for excellence in academic and extracurricular programs, modern and well-equipped facilities, and a dedicated, highly qualified staff.
12304 Muhly Cove, Austin, TX 78738
Listed at $3,495,000 by Compass
Meticulously maintained on Muhly Cove, this masterpiece features open-concept living and dining and a private backyard complete with a patio and pool. The main level boasts a primary suite, office, flex room, media room, formal dining and a climate-controlled wine cellar. Perfect for entertaining, the upper floor offers a bar and rooftop deck with sweeping golf course views of the 11th fairway.
5313 Green Thread Trail, Austin, TX 78738
Listed at $749,000 by Compass
With gorgeous interior upgrades, stunning Hill Country views and a quiet cul-de-lot location, this home has it all. The interior complete with honed wood floors and multiple living spaces create a warm and inviting environment, while the backyard is a lush, green oasis with an incredible oversized patio that overlooks a relaxing greenbelt.
This highly-rated, public school district ranks at #8 with an A- rating from Niche. Offering an overall student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1, Austin ISD is the fifth-largest school district in Texas by educating more than 74,000 students in over 125 diverse school communities.
3514 Clawson Road, Unit 1, Austin, TX 78704
Listed at $925,000 by Compass
This stand-alone condo constructed in 2017 is located just minutes from downtown Austin. Inside, enjoy hardwood and polished concrete flooring, high-end contemporary finishes, and an open-concept floor plan ideal for entertaining. The above-ground hot tub, gas grill, fire pit and outdoor fire pit seating all convey.
1015 Bonham Terrace, Austin, TX 78704
Listed at $5,985,000 by Compass
Designed to maximize indoor-outdoor living and combine sophisticated living with dramatic entertaining, this contemporary masterpiece in Travis Heights features impeccable finishes, a discerning layout and modern amenities. With lush landscaping, unparalleled privacy in the heart of Central Austin, and a few blocks from Ladybird Lake, SOCO’s shipping district and restaurants, this estate has it all.