Lake Pointe On Lake Austin
Lake Pointe On Lake Austin is located in far west Austin . The Master Planned Community was originally developed in the mid 90s and is still growing and maturing today. Part of the Lake Travis School District with the Lake Pointe Elementary School located in the neighborhood. As originally planned, Lake Pointe has NO above ground Utilities including electrical, cable service, telephone, and gas. There is no Street Lighting due to proximity to the Balcones Preserve. This not only adds to the beauty of the neighborhood but also the value. Lake Pointe currently consists of approximately 980 single family homes. HOA fees for ANY property in Lake Pointe are currently $400/Yr.
LOCATION -Lake Pointe is approximately 15 miles from the Downtown Austin Area. Access to Downtown Austin is a straight shot along Bee Caves Rd (FM 2244) to within 1 mile of central Austin. North & South Austin are easily accessible by way of Capital Of Texas Hwy (Hwy 360). You can easily get to most parts of Austin from the Bee Caves area within 30-45 minutes depending on the time of day. Austin Bergstrum International Airport is approximately 30 minutes away, again depending on time of day.
PROXIMITY - If you have no need to reach other major areas of Austin, you'll have an abundance of Shopping, Activities, Dinning, Recreation, and Medical Care to choose from in the area surrounding Lake Pointe. The neighborhood itself has access to Lake Austin and EXCLUSIVE use of a Day Dock on the water. Lake Travis, the largest recreational lake in the Austin area is 15 minutes from Lake Pointe. The Hill Country Galleria Mall, with major department stores, restaurants, movie Theatre, outdoor amphitheatre, and more, is 5 minutes away.
AMENITIES - Lake Pointe's yearly HOA fee of $400 covers the use and maintenance of these great features; Olympic Swimming Pool, Clubhouse, Tennis Courts, Playscapes, Basketball Courts, Nature Preserve Access and use of Hiking Trails, and Lake Austin access.
NATURE - Lake Pointe is surely blessed by an abundance of nature for residents to enjoy. Not only is Lake Pointe a part of the rolling hills that make up the start of the Texas Hill Country, but it is surrounded by nature. One side of Lake Pointe is bounded by beautiful Lake Austin which meanders down from Mansfield Dam on Lake Travis for approximately 18 miles, to Tom Miller Dam near downtown Austin. Lake Austin is perfect for Canoeing, Kayaking, and enjoying the beauty of the surrounding hills and banks along its shores. Lake Pointe residents also have EXCLUSIVE access and use of the Balcones Nature Preserve located just off the western corner of the neighborhood. The preserve provides miles of hiking in a 150 acre nature preserve that will never be developed for any other use.
SERVICES - Time Warner Cable, Time Warner High Speed Internet, LCRA (Lower Colorado River Authority) water supply, Exemplary Lake Travis School District, Centralized neighborhood Propane Gas supplied by Sonterra Energy.