Homes For Sale in Northwest Hills, Austin, TX
Northwest Hills Homes for Sale or Rent
Northwest Hills is an upscale neighborhood located in Northwest Austin, and first developed in the late 1950s. Bordered by Allandale to the east, Balcones Hills in the south and Lake Austin to the southwest, residents can easily commute to downtown Austin in about 10-15 minutes. Its central location makes gives commuters city access from all directions via Loop 1, i-35, Loop 360, and Toll-45. As its name suggests, Northwest Hills homes for sale offer picturesque views over Bull Creek Preserve and out to the Texas Hill Country. It’s an affluent, close-in suburb with tall mature trees, exemplary schools all right in the neighborhood, two shopping strips and easy access in all directions. Just minutes from the Domain, Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital, H-E-B, and Emma Long Metropolitan Park, everything you could possibly need is within a quick drive.
Northwest Hills Real Estate
You can find a variety of homes in the Northwest Hills real estate market. Condos and townhomes are an affordable option for first-time homebuyers. Single-family homes range from $350,000 to upwards of 1 million. The majority of the homes in Northwest Hills were built in the late 1960s through the late 1970s, with many single-story, 8’ceilings, 2,400 square feet of living space. Walter Carrington, Nash Phillips Copus, Bill Milburn, Joe Higgs, Russell Eppright Homes, Don Skirrow, Don Reynolds are a few of the builders in NW Hills at various stages of development. There are no HOA fees (Homeowner Association Dues) for the homes in Northwest Hills.
Amenities Near Northwest Hills Homes
Recreational facilities are in abundance in Northwest Hills. The Dell Jewish Community Center is open to all, regardless of religion. It offers a year-round heated pool, exercise classes and weight room, as well as Jewish schools and synagogues, summer camps and programs. Westover Hills Club has memberships and a summer swim team, The Wild Orcas, coached by 1972 Olympic 3-Gold medalist Sandy Neilson-Bell, in addition to summer camps and year-round tennis lessons. The City of Austin operates a seasonal community pool on the corner of Hart/Far West. There is also a dog park on Bull Creek off Lakewood Dr.
Northwest Hills also offers seven churches and synagogues (Church of Christ, Episcopal, Baptist, Presbyterian, Methodist, Catholic, Jewish), several of which offer preschool programs.
Northwest Hills has its own local HEB, Randall’s, USPS, CVS, Reid’s Dry Cleaners, and two strip shopping centers, and is a short drive to West Anderson Lane and Northcross Mall with its new, low-profile Walmart. For more shopping and entertainment choices, it’s just five minutes to The Domain or The Arboretum.
Dining and entertainment choices near Northwest Hills homes include local eateries and national favorites like Mirabelle, Mesa Ranch, Wally’s Burgers, La Salsa, Kneaded Pleasures, El Arroyo, and Brooklyn Pie Co. just to name a few. It's pretty safe to say that no one ever goes hungry in this neighborhood.
The children of Northwest Hills attend schools in the Austin Independent School District. The district is well funded by the U.S Department of Education, and provides quality education taught by highly certified teachers.
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