Homes for Sale in Westwood, TX
Located in Travis County, west of downtown Austin, Westwood is a large, established neighborhood in the prestigious West Lake Hills community, between Rock River Road to the north, Bee Cave Road to the west and south, and Bulian Lane to the east. Westwood is in the Central time zone and uses the 78746 zip code. Situated 10 miles from downtown Austin and the University of Texas at Austin campus, it’s 15 miles from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Homes for sale in Westwood are priced from $730K to $2.45M.
Westwood real estate consists of single-family, one-story and two-story houses with traditional and contemporary architectural designs. Westwood listings typically have stone and stucco exteriors, patios, and balconies overlooking well-kept backyards.
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Built primarily in the 1960s and 1970s, Westwood real estate features ranch-style as well as contemporary homes only a couple of miles from MoPac. Westwood listings usually have four to five bedrooms, three to four bathrooms, living rooms with fireplaces, kitchens with up-to-date appliances, hardwood floors, and attractively landscaped surroundings. Many Westwood homes for sale have been recently updated while others need renovation, which presents a great investment opportunity for savvy buyers.
Westwood homes for sale range in size from 1,500 square feet to 3,000 square feet, with the average size being 2,676 square feet, for an average $330 per square foot, and an average price of $1.3M. Westwood real estate is sought after due to its luxury homes, excellent schools, and resort-style living, within commuting distance to downtown Austin.
Amenities Near Westwood, TX
Westwood residents like to shop at the West Woods Shopping Center, Bee Cave Road retailers, The Domain, and Hill Country Galleria. They dine at restaurants such as The County Line, Hula Hut, and The Grove Wine Bar and exercise at The Hills Health Club. Only minutes away, downtown Austin offers many other retail stores, casual and fine dining, nightly live music, cultural events, and frequent festivals.
Nearby, Zilker Metropolitan Park offers hiking and cycling trails as well as a botanical garden. Lake Austin provides kayaking, canoeing, motorboating, and swimming. Westwood residents can take in a round of golf at the Fazio Foothills Golf Course.
Children who live in the Westwood community attend public schools of the acclaimed Eanes Independent School District, one of the nation's top school districts, including Eanes Elementary School, Hill Country Middle School, and Westlake High School, which has received the Exemplary designation by the Texas Education Agency. Nearby private schools include Fusion Academy Austin, St. Ignatius Martyr School, Trinity Episcopal School, and The Girls’ School of Austin. Westwood residents can also take advantage of higher-learning institutions such as the University of Texas at Austin and Austin Community College at Rio Grande.
Westwood listings offer prospective homeowners the opportunity to own luxury homes, excellent schools, and resort-style living, within commuting distance to downtown Austin.