The Ridge at Lantana
Located approximately 8 miles from Downtown Austin, The Ridge at Lantana provides residents with easy access to a number of Austin area amenities. Yet, despite its proximity to The Ridge at Lantana, residents of the community still enjoy beautiful views of the Texas Hill country and vast green spaces featuring mature trees and views of the city.
For those who are interested in living in The Ridge at Lantana community, a wide variety of housing styles are available. Developed by Meritage, Newmark and Plantation Homes, most of the homes in the community range in size from 2,400 to 5,500 square feet. Residents of The Ridge at Lantana also enjoy a number of luxurious features within their homes, such as gourmet kitchens, cathedral kitchens and game rooms. Still, despite the spacious floor plans and attractive features, homes at The Ridge at Lantana typically range in price from the high $300,000 to $500,000.
Children who live in The Ridge at Lantana neighborhood also enjoy a quality education through the Austin Independent School District, with elementary-aged children attending Oak Hill Elementary. Middle school students attend Client Small Middle School, while high school students attend Austin High School. Oak Hill, which is listed as a Recognized student through the Texas Accountability Rating system, was the recent recipient of a grant designed to encourage innovative teaching techniques. Clint Middle School, which was built in 1998, is a relatively new school featuring a beautiful building and campus, while Austin High School is well-known for its Fine Arts and Media departments.
While The Ridge at Lantana does not feature amenities such as a pool or park, it is located conveniently close to Downtown Austin and Lake Travis. As such, residents don’t have to travel far to take advantage of all of the cultural attractions, restaurants, retail establishments and other attractions the downtown area has to offer. At the same time, nearby Lake Travis offers ample opportunities to participate in a variety of water-based recreational opportunities. The Hill Country Galleria, which is also located nearby, features an amphitheater area with lawn seating for staged events. Fazio Canyons Golf Course is also located near to the neighborhood.
Residents of The Ridge at Lantana also enjoy spending time with each other at a number of community events and organizations. This includes a mother’s group and a women’s book club, which both meet weekly, and seasonal events such as the fall fling, an Easter party and the occasional neighborhood garage sale.
For those who want to enjoy all that the city has to offer without actually living in the city, The Ridge at Lantana is a great choice. Not only is it conveniently located, but the homes offer plenty of living space while still remaining affordable for many budgets.