Characterized by awesome views, homes with individuality and established schools, Northwest Austin is a very popular area to live and raise a family. Easy lake access, golfing, nature trails, parks, and wilderness preserves round out the many choices for outdoor enjoyment.
The River Place Country Club is a family oriented, private country club, tucked into rolling hills and secluded canyons. Golfers can practice their swing on the championship course designed by Tom Kite, winner of 1992 US Open.
Home of great shopping too! The Arboretum at Great Hills is a 2 level shopping district of boutiques, galleries, upscale clothiers, restaurants and more. Other shopping options include the Lakeline Mall and the Gateway Shopping mall. With such a temperate climate, Austin residents are graced with more that 300 sunny days a year.
Also home to Gateway Market, St. Edward's Park and North by Northwest Restaurant and Brewery. Plus high tech employers such as Texas Instruments and Motorola make their home in Northwest Austin.
Because Northwest Austin is so conveniently located many cultural opportunities are just minutes away. Austin is home to a professional ballet company, symphony orchestra, and several theater companies. Known as the music capital of the world, live music can be heard at over 100 venues any night of the week.