Among their top choices of people moving to DFW is the town of Westlake, which experienced job growth of almost 3 percent over the past 12 months with more than 41 percent predicted over the next 10 years. As jobs move to Westlake, so do people—almost 1,100 people live in this sophisticated town where median homes cost just over $1,000,000, a 10 percent increase in the last year.
One of the main factors drawing families to the area is the nationally acclaimed Westlake Academy, a city-run, public charter school with an International Baccalaureate program—all set on rolling hills with history as verdant ranchland.
Explore homes in this neighborhood:
1873 Post Oak Place | Vaquero | Listed for $3,495,000
Welcome home to a 1.18-acre golf course lot with excellent privacy at 1873 Post Oak Place in Vaquero. This traditional style home with superb quality construction and designer finishes has a master suite with separate his and hers baths and sitting room. A 1,200 sq ft guest house has a living room, full kitchen, laundry, bedroom and bath with its own motor court. The backyard features a beautiful pool and spa, a sport court, outdoor kitchen and covered patio area with fireplace and television.
1614 Fair Oaks Drive | Glenwyck Farms | Listed for $1,450,000
A gorgeous home in highly sought-after Glenwyck Farms has access to the highly acclaimed Westlake Academy or exemplary rated Carroll ISD. The home at 1614 Fair Oaks Drive features a wonderful floor plan with beautiful millwork throughout this amazing Simmons Estate home. With five bedrooms, an eat in kitchen, fabulous built-ins for storage, game and media rooms and outdoor living with pool and cabana, this home is ready for fine living and entertaining.
2213 Cedar Elm Terrace | Vaquero | Listed for $1,695,000
A spectacular Village Home in the gated, golf community of Vaquero offers designer features throughout including reclaimed wood, plaster walls and stone treatments. Accordion doors open to patios that are great for entertaining and a separate casita houses guests. The large spa in a private courtyard has a waterfall and fire bowl. The home at 2213 Cedar Elm Terrace offers membership to Vaquero Club separately.
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