Northwest Hills Homes For Sale
Northwest Hills, sometimes referred to as Far West after its main street, is a suburb in the northwestern part of Austin. Surrounded by several major highways, Northwest Hills is an upscale, scenic, family-friendly neighborhood set on a hilltop in west Austin, just off Hwy. 1 (MoPac). Residents have good views of the hill country and easy access to the shopping and dining, as well as major high-tech employers, of north and northwest Austin.
Northwest Hills is a quiet neighborhood with shady, winding streets, notable for its views of the hill country and nearby Lake Austin. Northwest Hills retains many of its original homes, along with beautiful surroundings, safe neighborhoods and quick access to downtown, and via MoPac, north and south Austin.
There are fabulous views in Northwest Hills and ample green space. Bull Creek greenbelt is an absolute gem and offers an unequaled hiking opportunity complete with miles of trails, swimming holes and waterfalls. Many residents walk to Bull Creek greenbelt access spots from their homes.
Northwest Hill residents don't have to go far for entertainment and amenities. For example, there is an HEB in the heart of this area just off of Far West Boulevard and a Randall's off of 2222. Residents also enjoy the incredible shopping at the Domain, which is less than five minutes up MoPac. Apart from the helpful shopping areas, there are plenty of sites to see and places to go in and around Northwest Hills. For example, you can start your day with a morning jog along the track that winds through Camp Mabry, then head over to Chez Zee for lunch, and top off the day watching the sunset atop Mount Bonnell. Northwest Hills is the perfect location for those who are looking for beautiful surroundings, proximity to downtown and a plethora of nearby amenities.
School District: Austin Independent School District Elementary School: Highland Park Elementary / Doss Elementary Middle School: Lamar Middle School / Murchison Middle School High School: McCallum High School / Anderson High School