There's no question about it. Austin is booming. Aside from being consistently voted among the most livable cities in the entire country, the Austin real estate market is also on fire!
It shouldn't be a surprise either. Austin enjoys a temperate climate, a great jobs market and a justified reputation for being one of the liveliest cities in Texas! Whether it's live music that you love, a world-class, gourmet culinary scene or the city's laid-back culture that's drawn you. Austin is where it's at.
Many of the below properties may be out of the reach for the average resident, but its fun to see how the other half lives. Prepared to be amazed - let's check out 5 of the most expensive Austin homes, currently on the market!
5) 5401 Maryanna Drive - $9 Million
This picturesque 5-acre Westlake property boasts private acess to Lake Austin, from its very own boat deck. The expansive 7 bedroom, 7 bathroom estate comes to an incredible 9,210 square feet of inteior space. Home buyers will be greeted by exquisite mahogany doors, eucalytus cabinetry and a gourmet kitchen. The property even includes an additional 1-bedroom guest house and even a tree fort.
4) 3336 Mount Bonnell Road - $9.4 Million
This one-of-a-kind riverfront estate is epitomized by its sweeping 300+ feet of exclusive waterfront. The historic estate was first constructed back in 1908, and this is the first time it's come on the market in over 100 years! The lush 3-acre property offers supreme luxury behind its protected gates. Located just outside of the well-known and thriving Austin community of Tarrytown, this may be the premier property available within the Austin city limits, with great access to the vibrant downtown core of the city.
3) 4433 River Garden Trail - $12.9 Million
Located in the heart of the highly sought-after Westbank area, visitors are instantly transported to the south of France as they arrive to this property, modeled after a classic French country estate. The unrivaled panoramic vistas feature sweeping views of Lake Austin, Mount Bonnell and even into the iconic downtown Austin skyline. The estate itself is an expansive 20,708 square feet and features incredible entertaining spaces with grand formal areas and welcoming living rooms throughout.
2) 3148 Above Stratford Place - $13.5 Million
On the southern banks of Lady Bird Lake above Red Bud Isle, this incredible estate home dominates the landscape. The mediterranean-inspired architecture boasts exquisite mahogany floors throughout as well as Carrera marble. The 9,716 square feet of interior space includes 6 bedrooms and 9 bathroms. The terraces make the most of the property's lofty perch, with sublime views of Lady Bird Lake and across to the iconic Downtown Austin skyline.
1) 903 Crystal Mountain Drive - $25 Million
Opportunities like this don't come up often. This property is huge - an equestrian ranch coming in at a whopping 128 acres, encompassing the north and south shores of the Colorado River! The lucky home owner will enjoy fantastic and varied views of the water, scenic canyon as well as the surrounding mountain peaks. The stunning Barton Creek setting provides abundant wildlife, mere minutes from the downtown core of Austin. The unreal sprawling estate property and unforgettable land that surrounds it makes it well worth the $25 million price tag!
These homes may be a bit out of reach for the average Austin home buyer, but Berkshire Hathaway HomeService can show you plenty of beautiful, yet more modest properties. Contact us online or call (512) 483-6000 to learn more about making a home in Austin, TX!