Wood Island Housing Market Trends
|# Listings||Average DOM||Average Price||Average $/SqFt||Median Price||Median $/SqFt||Average % Reduced|
|Sold Last 6 Months (Unlock Sold Listings)||1||28||$7,500,000||$968||$7,500,000||$968||17%|
*Wood Island Market Stats are based on Austin MLS data as of September 19th, 2017 at 11:55am CDT.
Wood Island Austin
Buyers who are looking for executive waterfront homes with proximity to Austin find Wood Island to be an ideal fit. This Travis County community is right on Lake Austin, one of Texas’ Highland Lakes on the edge of the hill country. Although each residence retains its distinct style, all offer designer features, spectacular views, and gracious appointments.
With an average build date of 1985, Wood Island homes for sale are established luxury homes featuring a full range of updates and high-end details. Because these homes are custom, buyers can expect architectural styles from traditional to modern, colonial and even Victorian-inspired. Exteriors are concrete, brick, stucco, and stone with many offering guesthouses, enviable 3-car garages, private boat slips and resort-like pools and spas. Covered porches, balconies, decks, and verandas extend the living space outdoors while multiple gathering areas make special events a breeze. These homes were built for grand entertaining, complete with elegant landscaping, glistening water, and golden sunsets.
Interiors are every bit as sumptuous as the exteriors, averaging an expansive 5,700 square feet with 4-7 bedrooms and 3-8 bathrooms. Entryways are grand and impressive, exposing gleaming hardwood floors and cathedral ceilings. Gourmet kitchens, French doors, media rooms, fireplaces, and studies are the norm, as are oversized windows to appreciate the lake view. From inside to out, Wood Island homes allow residents to live in the lap of luxury with Lake Austin at their feet.
Where is Wood Island Austin TX?
Located in the 78733 zip code, Wood Island homes for sale are just 15 miles from Downtown Austin. Developed off of River Hills Road, this community is a 20-mile drive from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport via Highway 71 East.
Things to do near Wood Island
Wood Island homes for sale enjoy a premier location with direct access to Lake Austin as well as to Downtown Austin. With many of the homes built at the water’s edge, waterfront lifestyles including boating, fishing and swimming are why residents live here. The luxury lifestyle continues with a 5-mile drive to Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa for fine dining, golfing and relaxing spa treatments. Residents are also right in the middle of some of the best retail shopping around, with a 7-mile drive in opposite directions to Hill Country Galleria in Bee Cave, and Barton Creek Square Mall and Davenport Village on Highway 360. And with the heart of Austin just a few miles away, eclectic live music and enriching cultural events are nightly offerings.
Wood Island Schools
The highly acclaimed Eanes ISD serves the students of Wood Island. Younger students attend Barton Creek Elementary School (K-5) while older students attend West Ridge Middle (6-8) and Westlake High School (9-12). The high school is consistently rated one of the best in the country, featuring multiple state titles in 10 sports and marching band, and superior academics. Private and parochial school options include a 3-mile drive to Lake Hills Montessori School (K-1) and a 6-mile drive to St. Gabriel’s Catholic School (K-12).
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The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Based on information from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (alternatively, from ACTRIS) from September 19th, 2017 at 11:55am CDT. Neither the Board nor ACTRIS guarantees or is in any way responsible for its accuracy. The Austin Board of REALTORS®, ACTRIS and their affiliates provide the MLS and all content therein "AS IS" and without any warranty, express or implied. Data maintained by the Board or ACTRIS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.