Tessera on Lake Travis, Austin’s newest master-planned community located on the north shore of Lake Travis in Lago Vista, offers 875-acres of outdoor recreation and resort-caliber amenities in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. Located minutes from some of Austin’s key employment and entertainment centers and situated in a highly acclaimed school district, Tessera on Lake Travis offers some of Austin’s finest homebuilders, and is a place where you can truly find: Inspired Moments, Inspired Life.
Tessera on Lake Travis lies at the doorway of the majestic Hill Country. The community is framed by Lake Travis to the south and the vast Balcones Canyonlands Wildlife Refuge to the west and north. This envious positioning, shared by no other community, helps explain the active, vibrant outdoor-centric vibe that can be felt from the moment one enters this new master-planned community.
Tessera on Lake Travis’ first phase of development includes homes priced from the mid-$200’s by well-established builders, Highland Homes and Wilshire Homes, featuring scenic lake and Hill Country views. Wilshire will offer 50- and 70-foot home sites, with Highland offering 60- and 80-foot home sites. Model homes from both builders are now open. As future phases are developed, additional builders will be brought on board to further expand the already distinct array of designs available in the community.
Hines’ development approach for Tessera on Lake Travis, from setting aside huge swaths of land as wild greenbelts to quality-focused design standards and the planting of native Texas landscaping, reflects the company’s long-term commitment to environmental stewardship and sustainable design and construction techniques.
Complementing Tessera on Lake Travis’ exceptional home offerings is a wealth of family-friendly amenities that have been tailored to take advantage of the community’s scenic surroundings. Tessera on Lake Travis’ first community pool and pavilion overlook Lake Travis and features a negative edge pool and patio where adults can relax and socialize while children cavort in the splash pool. The outdoor pavilion offers a perfect atmosphere for community events and impromptu gatherings just a short stroll from home.
Whether you prefer running shoes or hiking boots, Tessera on Lake Travis’ hilly greenbelt trails promise a good workout with views for miles. In Phase I alone, residents will enjoy more than four miles of dedicated trails with many more to come. And just beyond the borders of the community sits the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge and its miles and miles of beautiful trails.
Highly Regarded Schools
One of community’s most attractive assets is its access to the outstanding Lago Vista Independent School District (ISD), where outstanding performance in the classroom is balanced by exceptional achievement on the playing field and in extracurricular endeavors. Lago Vista ISD features a total enrollment of 1,275 students. In the latest accountability ratings provided by the Texas Education Agency (TEA), the school district and its three campuses met standards and performed above targeted scores in four key areas including student achievement, student progress, closing performance gaps and postsecondary readiness. Most recently, Lago Vista introduced a new high school campus that doubled in size from the previous facility, boasting a 600-seat auditorium, 2,500-seat football stadium, five science labs, an Ag shop, band hall and art room.
Tessera on Lake Travis’ location provides convenient access to the thriving commercial nodes of northwest Austin that have attracted hundreds of small and medium-sized companies as well as some of the world’s most innovating companies such as Apple, Microsoft and Google. Aside from the easy commute to the epicenter of Austin’s high-tech corridor, Tessera on Lake Travis is well positioned for convenient access to numerous shopping and entertainment venues including 1890 Ranch, Lakeline Mall, the Arboretum and the Domain, to name a few. Countless other grocery stores, pharmacies, restaurants, movie theaters, spas and other everyday conveniences are minutes from Tessera on Lake Travis.
Tessera on Lake Travis is located in northwest Austin on FM 1431 (9316 Tessera Parkway, Lago Vista TX 78645). Drop by the community to experience the breathtaking views and community amenities firsthand, and to tour the model homes by Highland and Wilshire. For additional information, please visit TesseraOnLakeTravis.com and register to receive ongoing updates.