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Glenlake Community Homes For Sale and Real Estate in Northwest Austin, Texas

Glenlake HomesReal estate properties in the Glenlake neighborhood are ranging from $700,000 to $1.5 million. The homes include large and comfortable houses with multiple bedrooms and a variety of living areas. The huge acreage, averaging from two to four acres, are nestled in the rolling foliage of the Hill Country. This allows the home to maintain a sense of intimacy and privacy along with providing a lot of room to grow into. There are a variety of homes in different styles and types that have been built over three decades of development. Winding roads move through the Texas Hill Country and the homes often overlook some of the best views of this natural setting including hills, forests, lakes, and the Colorado River.Glenlake Homes For SaleGlenlake is located 15 minutes from Central Austin, west of Highway 360. Lake Travis is also in close distance being 15 minutes to the west and is a popular fishing spot stocked with largemouth bass, guadalupe bass, white bass, striped bass, catfish and sunfish. The popularity of Lake Travis has also made it a popular recreational and leisure spot with water sports,camping, and trails. In addition, small commercial businesses, the Austin Country Club, shops, restaurants, and other commercial activities are within a short driving distance to the homes in Glenlake.The neighborhood is nestled in the rolling landscape of the Central Texas within a mature forestry, typical the natural beauty of the region. To the southwest is the winding Colorado River which flows into Lake Austin. The Emma Long Metropolitan Park, bordering to southwest, consists of more camping grounds, hiking, water access, swimming, and other outdoor recreational activities closer to the Glenlake community but still within the forestry of the Hill Country.Glenlake Real EstateThe Glenlake neighborhood contains around 165 households with around 450 residents and more than 100 children, providing the family orientated atmosphere that makes the community close-knit and a very comfortable place for children.Homes in Glenlake are part of the Leander Independent School District. Children grades kindergarten to fifth grade attend the highly rated and relatively new Laura W Bush Elementary. Sixth grade to eighth grade attend Four Points Middle School. Finally newly completed Vandegrift High School accommodates grades nine through twelve. All local schools are within a short driving distance of the neighborhood.More About This CommunityThe socially active Glenlake Neighborhood Association hosts regular events such as an annual Halloween Hayride in October and frequent community picnics. In addition the Association provides resources for incoming homeowners in order to help move in. Finally the Glenlake Neighborhood Association also coordinates community socializing such as book, gardening, cycling and tennis clubs that engage people with their neighbors in various social settings.