Fact Sheet

SouthStar Communities

  • SouthStar Communities is a fully integrated real estate investment, development and management firm focused on the residential marketplace. 
  • Based in Austin Texas, SouthStar has been creating healthy communities and a legacy of success throughout the Southern United States for a generation.
  • Since its inception in 1999, SouthStar has acquired and developed residential assets valued in excess of $2.5 billion in Texas, North Carolina and Georgia.
  • The company specializes in every stage of real estate; from acquisition, permitting and development, sales, marketing and project management.
  • SouthStar continues to seek opportunities to leverage its experienced team and processes to deliver great experiences for owners and strong financial results for its portfolio partners.


Vintage Oaks

  • Vintage Oaks is a 3,300-acre master-planned residential community located in the Texas Hill Country in New Braunfels, TX, between San Antonio and Austin.
  • Vintage Oaks is slated to have over 2,000 homes at build-out
  • Vintage Oaks features 1- to 14-acre homesites, lot and home packages and custom and semi-custom single family homes.
  • Featuring both gated and non-gated neighborhoods, Vintage Oaks features resort-style amenities including an expansive clubhouse, an olympic-size pool, a lazy river and tots pool and playground.
  • Community gathering amenities also include neighborhood parks, athletic fields, tennis courts and miles of nature trails. 
  • Vintage Oaks is home to primary and secondary home owners; from young families, to pre-retirement couples commuting to Austin and San Antonio, and retired couples from Houston, Dallas and across the country.  Many military families live in Vintage Oaks due to its proximity to Randolph Air Force Base.
  • Vintage Oaks has had the highest number of new home starts in the San Antonio MSA for the last 12 months and is the Texas Hill Country’s number one residential community. 
  • Vintage Oaks is the fastest growing community in New Braunfels and in the San Antonio MSA.
  • Vintage Oaks’ appeal is Hill Country living in a warm and friendly community, spectacular scenery and surrounded by breathtaking vistas and natural beauty, while accessing world-class amenities and a short drive to shops, events and dining in New Braunfels, Gruene, Austin and San Antonio.


King Oaks

  • King Oaks is a 953-acre residential master-planned community adjacent to Bryan-College Station, planned for 431 homes at build-out.
  • Homesites range from one to three-acres in wooded, scenic pond-front, and tranquil creekside locations.
  • Amenities include a 60-acre nature preserve, miles of walking trails, a fishing pond and community park.
  • The newly completed Amenity Center features a swimming pool, summer kitchen and outdoor fireplace.
  • King Oaks is home to primary resident families and successful retired couples from Houston, Dallas and across Texas.
  • King Oaks is a short drive from the Texas A&M campus and the energy of the Aggies, less than 2 hours from Houston and 3 hours from Dallas.
  • King Oaks' main appeal is the wooded serene setting that offers privacy and quiet surroundings in an amenitized community that is nearby to Bryan-College Station and the conveniences and activities of the area.


Mission del Lago

  • Mission del Lago is a 800-acre master-planned community planned to feature over 2,500 homes at completion.
  • Mission del Lago winds a long a peaceful 18-hole golf course, all just minutes to shopping and services.
  • Mission del Lago is close to bustling work centers with top employers at the San Antonio Toyota plant, the booming Brooks City Base, the new Texas A&M University campus, and Eagle Ford Shale-related companies such as Halliburton and Schlumberger.
  • In addition, the Julian G. Gallardo Elementary School, a TEC “Recognized” school, is located within Mission del Lago.
  • Mission de Lago is located right next to the 1200-acre Mitchell Lake Audubon Center, giving homeowners a unique natural amenity within footsteps of home. The Audubon Center includes the 600-acre Mitchell Lake, 215 acres of wetlands and ponds, and 385 acres of upland habitat, and is a world-class bird sanctuary.
  • Residents enjoy the 17-mile Medina River Trail, Jim Mattox Park and the soon to be completed amenity center.
  • Mission del Lago offers quality homes from Lennar and D.R. horton priced from the $170s.


The Crossings

  • The Crossings is a popular, 288-acre residential community in New Braunfels located just 2 miles from I35.
  • The Crossings offers two single-family neighborhoods from award-winning builder Lennar Homes, Brookside II and Camden priced from the $230s.
  • A swimming pool, miles of walking trails, kids’ play areas, and ample green space provide residents with great opportunities to gather and play, while the rolling hills of the Texas Hill Country provide scenic surroundings.
  • Comal County ISD schools are nearby to The Crossings and enjoy consistently high ratings by parents and state accrediation agencies. 
  • The Crossings is located moments to the dynamic shopping centers at Creekside Crossing, the San Marcos Outlet Mall and the newly planned HEB is 5 minutes away. 


Lake Ridge

  • Lake Ridge at Joe Pool Lake is a 3,200-acre master-planned community planned to feature over 2,500 homes at completion.
  • Lake Ridge is enjoys spectacular vistas from high above Joe Pool Lake, while being minutes to Downtown Dallas and downtown Fort Worth.
  • Residents enjoy benefits at neighboring Tangle Ridge Golf Club, Lynn Creek Marina and over 200 acres of community parks, walking trails, 3.5 miles of paved bike trails and fishing ponds.
  • Community amenities include Valley Ridge Park, a 164-acre community park with a 3,000 square foot amphitheater with natural bowl seating for 2,000, four play structures for children, a stocked fishing pond, 18 soccer fields, six baseball fields, four softball fields, three football fields and a 1.5 mile paved trail. 
  • Lake Ridge features 1/2- to 2-acre wooded and lake view homesites.
  • 7,500-acre Joe Pool Lake hosts two marinas and the Oasis Lakeside Restaurant.


Havenwood at Hunter’s Crossing

  • Havenwood is a 1,200- acre gated master-planned community located in New Braunfels, TX, between Austin and San Antonio.
  • At build-out, Havenwood is planned to have over 600 custom and semi-custom homes. 
  • Features 1 to 3- acre homesites and single family custom and semi-custom homes.
  • Amenities include a swimming complex with three pools and outdoor pavilion neighborhood park, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts and well as miles of scenic walking trails.


The Reserve at SugarTree

  • Is a 430-acre master-planned community in Lipan, on the shores of the Brazos River in North Texas and surrounding SugarTree Golf Club.
  • At build out, Sugar Tree is planned to have over 250 homes.
  • Residents at SugarTree are drawn by the natural beauty of the waterfront area and of the meticulously maintained SugarTree Golf Club.
  • Awarded 4 stars by Golf Magazine, the 6,659 yard, par 70 layout at SugarTree Golf Club includes the banks of the Brazos River, challenging fairways lined by live oaks, pecans, hackberry trees, and other specimen trees.
  • Amenities also include a swimming pool, clubhouse with fitness room outdoor pavilion and sand volleyball court.
  • Homesites range in size from 1/2 to 3 acres, located in quiet wooded areas or on along the golf course.


Chapel Ridge

  • 788 -acre, over 700-homesite golf community located minutes from the conveniences of Chapel Hill, North Carolina and a short drive to Raleigh-Durham 
  • Situated on more than 1,000 acres of rolling countryside, the master-planned community is home to The Golf Club at Chapel Ridge.
  • The 18-hole course is a par 72, 7,100 yard championship layout co-designed by Fred Couples to provide players with a superlative golfing experience.
  • The community is fully certified in the Audubon International’s Cooperative Sanctuary for Golf Courses program, ensuring its scenic beauty can be enjoyed by generations to come.
  • Members have access to its swim and tennis center, sports courts, fitness center and athletic fields and an exclusive property owners’ clubhouse.
  • Just minutes away from the community is spectacular Jordan Lake, a 14,000-acre water paradise where boating, fishing, camping and skiing abound.