About Westlake, Texas

Overview: With elite public schools, unrivaled town prestige and proximity to DFW Airport, Westlake Texas is a top North Texas luxury home destination. Not to be confused with Westlake near Austin, Texas - this North Texas suburb is the place to be and some of the top area builders have constructed incredible custom homes here. Home prices in Westlake start at $1 Million + and it is known for the two large gated communities of Vaquero and GlenWyck Farms. There are however three additional prestigious developments being built: Entrada, Granada and Quail Hollow. With these three communities, Westlake is currently going through a major growth-spurt which is further ignited by what is happening in the town in regard to new corporate and retail developments. Fidelity, Sabre and Deloitte all have a very large presence in Westlake. Another known company with a current presence, Charles Schwab, is about to immensely grow their presence in the area and be the corporate campus anchor of "Project Blizzard" which will include new shops and residences near the intersection of Highways 114 & 170.  

Schools: Westlake is renowned for it's elite public school options and is surrounded by some of the best in the America. The town is served by three Independent School Districts: Northwest Independent School District; Keller Independent School District and Carroll Independent School District and residents also have the option of enrolling their children in Westlake Academy which is an open enrollment K - 12 charter school and really sets Westlake apart. Residents of the town have the primary enrollment option in Westlake Academy - an International Baccalaurate World School and is highly regarded as one of the best schools in America. Westlake Academy recently invited back the graduates from thir 2016 class to visit with friends and teachers. All 61 graduates not only received their International Baccalaurate diplomas for the first time in the school's history but 100% were excepted into college - many of which are top Universities in America. 

Entertainment: Although there are a few restaurants in the Solana development, Westlake residents currently have a short drive to an array wonderful entertainment options including the nearby Southlake Town Square. That is rapidly changing however with the new developments of Entrada and aforementioned "Project Blizzard" which will bring many more dining and shopping options directly to the area.

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