Want to join an award-winning team?Work with us
Search Rivercrest Real Estate in Austin, TX
Rivercrest Homes For Sale or Rent
Rivercrest is an established and desirable neighborhood on Lake Austin. Rivercrest is located in West Austin off of Capital of Texas Highway and Westlake Drive/Bunny Run, in the vicinity of St. Stephens Episcopal School and Riverbend Church. Rivercrest is a beautiful and unique neighborhood, nestled among towering, aged pecan trees, evoking a feeling of a small village. Neighbors are friendly, helpful, compassionate, and immediately at your side if you need help. It is a great place to raise a family and great for entertaining—especially with incredible lake views out your kitchen window.
Rivercrest, TX Homes
Rivercrest has some of the most unique homes on the lake front in Austin. It was developed by the Bohn family in the early 1960’s. The Bohn family has taken great pride in developing this beautiful subdivision on the lake. It has continued to be a very popular area for newcomers either to update, remodel, or build new homes.
There are many residents that have called Rivercrest home for over 30 years. Homes in Rivercrest range from $500,000 to over 5 million, with 2,000 square feet to 10,000 square feet. This area offers waterfront homes with private boat stalls and homes on the bluff side which also have community boat stalls.
Lake Austin is the primary amenity for Rivercrest residents; swimming in the lake, water sports, boat rides. Austin Country Club is also available for golfing privileges.
Just two miles up the hill from Rivercrest is the upscale Village of Davenport with a variety of local businesses including boutiques, liquor stores, and restaurants. The village’s tenants are Maudies, Uno, 360 Italian Restaurant, Thistles, and Dragon Gate. Across the street from the village, on Capital of Texas, Highway, is San Clemente shopping village with Baja Grill, Gumbos, and Bank of America.
Westlake Medical Center Hospital is just a few minutes from Westlake Shopping Village. Arboretum Shopping Mall is 5 miles north on Capital Texas Highway with a variety of businesses.
Our famous Ski Shores Restaurant is just a 5 minute boat ride across Lake Austin from Rivercrest which is a haven for boaters, campers, and people coming out to the lake from the city. There is our beloved city park just up the Lake with overnight/weekenders camping which is lined with large trees and a roped off swim area and sandy beach for children. County Line BBQ and Huts Restaurant are also on the lake which both are close by.
Schools in Rivercrest
More on Rivercrest Schools
This Neighborhood resides within the highly acclaimed Eanes School District. It has received countless awards and recognition. Eanes ISD is considered prestigious and accredited by the Texas Education Agency. Approximately 98% of EISD graduates have gone to college in the recent years.
For private education, Rivercrest is North of St. Stephens Episcopal School, one of the mist celebrated private schools in the state. It is a few miles from St. Michaels Catholic Academy located in Barton Creek.
Continue Your Austin Real Estate Search
Continue exploring homes and real estate in communities near Rivercrest or connect with a JBGoodwin agent for help with your search. You can also call us at (512) 502-7804 or toll free at (800) 531-5207 for all your Austin real estate needs.