Homes for Sale in River Place on Lake Austin, TX
Located in Travis County, River Place on Lake Austin is an exclusive, gated neighborhood with lake access and golf amenities, part of the River Place community, in northwest Austin. Positioned between FM 2222 to the north and east, Steiner Ranch Boulevard to the west, and the Colorado River to the south, River Place on Lake Austin is in the Central time zone and uses the 78730 zip code.
Situated 14 miles from downtown Austin and the University of Texas at Austin, and 25 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, it’s only a mile to FastMed Urgent Care and VIK Medical at River Place, and 11 miles to both Seton Northwest Hospital and The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center. Homes for sale in River Place on Lake Austin are priced from $387Kto $3.5M.
River Place on Lake Austin real estate consists of one-story and two-story estate homes with traditional-style and Mediterranean-inspired architectural designs. River Place on Lake Austin listings usually have stone and stucco exteriors, open floor plans, and luxury touches such as custom cabinetry, high ceilings, wide-plank flooring, spa-like bathrooms, and large entertaining areas with fireplaces.
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Built in the 1990s and 2000s, River Place on Lake Austin real estate has spacious homes on large lots, along winding streets along the Colorado River and up into the hills. River Place on Lake Austin listings usually has four to five bedrooms, three to five bathrooms, family rooms, master suites with walk-in closets and balconies, gourmet kitchens with center islands, multicar garages, walk-in pantries, and private back yards. Most River Place homes for sale have lake access or are directly on the water with boat docks, swimming pools, or designated swimming areas in the river.
Just 14 miles northwest of downtown Austin, River Place on Lake Austin listings range in size, with the average size being 4,195 square feet, for an average $232 per square foot, and an average price of $1M. River Place on Lake Austin real estate is sought after due to its spectacular homes with magnificent views, in an exclusive, gated neighborhood, within commuting distance of downtown Austin, Round Rock, Lakeway, and Cedar Park.
Amenities Near River Place on Lake Austin, TX
River Place on Lake Austin homeowners like to shop at The Arboretum at Great Hills, Lakeline Mall, Four Points Centre, and the Domain in North Austin, dine at local restaurants such as Siena Ristorante Toscana and The Oasis on Lake Travis, or catch a flick at the Regal Cinemas Arbor 8 at Great Hills or Alamo Drafthouse. A short drive away, downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
River Place on Lake Austin homeowners can take advantage of the neighborhood’s private marina and acres of nature trails. A substantial portion of the neighborhood is reserved as nature preserves, assuring picturesque greenbelt and canyon views.
River Place on Lake Austin homeowners can take advantage of the private River Place Country Club, which offers golf, tennis, fitness, and social activities. 10 miles away from River Place on Lake Austin homes for sale, the 3.2-acre Pecan Creek Park has a walking, jogging, and cycling trail, tennis courts, sports fields, playscapes, gazebo, barbeque grill, and picnic areas.
11 miles away, the nine-acre Harper Park offers playgrounds, volleyball and soccer pitches, barbeque grills, and picnic areas. Quarry Lake allows fishing, kayaking, stand-up paddle-boarding, and hiking.
Only five miles away, West Bull Creek Greenbelt offers forested hiking trails and a small creek. Six miles away, the 54-acre Bull Creek District Park provides a natural swimming area, fishing pier, basketball and volleyball courts, sports fields, off-leash dog area, barbeque pits, and picnic areas. On the shores of Lake Austin, Emma Long Metropolitan Park allows fishing, hiking, picnicking, and camping.
The 80-acre St. Edward's Park offers swimming, hiking trails, and scenic waterfalls and ponds. Brentwood Neighborhood Park provides swimming pools, tennis, volleyball, and basketball courts, sports fields, playground, and picnic areas. River Place on Lake Austin homeowners can take in a round of golf at the River Place Country Club, a mile away, or the Austin Country Club, eight miles away.
Children who live in the River Place on Lake Austin neighborhood attend public schools of the Leander Independent School District including River Place Elementary School, Four Points Middle School, and Vandegrift High School.
Nearby private schools include The Children’s Courtyard, Primrose School of Four Points, The Austin School for the Performing and Visual Arts, St. Stephen’s Episcopal School, Austin Jewish Academy, Hope Children’s Center, Challenger School, St. Michael’s Catholic Academy, and Hill Country Christian School of Austin. River Place on Lake Austin residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin, Texas State University in Round Rock, and Austin Community College, Cypress Creek.
River Place on Lake Austin listings offers prospective homeowners the opportunity to own a spectacular home with magnificent views, in an exclusive, gated neighborhood, within commuting distance of downtown Austin, Round Rock, Lakeway, and Cedar Park.
Community Resources in River Place on Lake Austin
Animal Control – 311, (512) 978-0500
Emergency Services – 911
Fire: Austin Fire Department Station (non-emergency) – (512) 974-0130
Police: Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 974-5000
Texas Highway Patrol: Austin (non-emergency) – (512) 997-4102
- FastMed Urgent Care – 6611 River Place Boulevard, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78730 – (512) 373-8583 (1 mile away)
- Seton Northwest Hospital – 11113 Research Boulevard, Austin, TX 78759 – (512) 324-6000 (11 miles away)
- The Hospital at Westlake Medical Center – 5656 Bee Cave Road, West Lake Hills, TX 78746 – (512) 327-0000 (11 miles away)
- VIK Medical at River Place – 10815 Ranch Road 2222, Suite 100, Austin, TX 78730 – (512) 327-4262 (1 mile away)
- Cable/Satellite Service:
- DirecTV – (800) 543-1549
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Grande Communications – (512) 220-4600
- Time Warner Cable – (512) 485-5555
- Electricity: Austin Energy: City of Austin – (512) 494-9400
- Power outages – (512) 322-9100
- AT&T Internet/DirectTV – (855) 293-7676
- AT&T U-verse – (844) 723-0252
- Cox Communications – (866) 298-1514
- DISH Network – (512) 870-8221
- Natural Gas: Texas Gas Service – (800) 700-2443
- Solar: Texas Solar Power Company – (512) 459-9494
- AT&T – (888) 294-8433
- MCI Worldcom – (800) 950-5555
- Trash & Recycling: Austin Resource Recovery – 311, (512) 494-9400
- Water: Austin Water Utility – (512) 972-0101