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CONSTRUCTION TO START ON LONG-AWAITED DEVELOPMENT NEAR A&M-SAN ANTONIO

Reprinted courtesy of SA Report

by Shari Biediger

After a nearly year long delay, a New Braunfels-based developer is making plans to break ground in the coming weeks on a much sought-after residential and mixed-use project near Texas A&M University-San Antonio.

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600-acre South Side development to kick off

As printed in the the San Antonio Business Journal

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What Are the Hottest Areas for Master-Planned Communities? Why Are They Flourishing?

As with every other industry, in 2020 residential real estate has been tested by the COVID pandemic. From securing the raw land to marketing the property, master-planned community developers have had to recalibrate almost every aspect of their business. 

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Woodcreek named in RCLCO's Top Selling Master-Planned Communities

Industry analysts RCLCO today announced its semi-annual report on the country's top-selling master-planned communities of 2020. SouthStar Communities' Woodcreek in the Dallas Metroplex ranks as #23 in the county, #1 in DFW Metro. Woodcreek is  located in Fate, TX and features homes by D.R.Horton, Lennar, Pulte Homes, Meritage Homes, Express Homes, Trendmaker Homes, Bloomfield Homes, First Texas Homes, Beazer Homes, UnionMain Homes and Megatel Homes.
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The 4 Reasons Master-Planned Communities Are Attracting More Residents Than Ever Before

If a homebuyer can live anywhere, where will they most likely choose? This is more than a rhetorical question.  

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SouthStar wins the MUSE Design Awards for Marlin Bay in the Florida Keys

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Emerging Home Design Trends in the Age of COVID

 

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SouthStar's Thad Rutherford Named San Antonio's Dealmaker of the Year

San Antonio Business Journal's annual Building San Antonio Awards recognized SouthStar's president, Thad Rutherford as Dealmaker of the Year for 2020. The award recognizes Rutherford's legacy of acquisition and complex approvals to deliver larger scale masterplans in and around San Antonio. 

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SouthStar Communities’ VIDA to bring much-needed housing to “emerging San Antonio activity center”

After many years of planning, unanimous approval by the San Antonio City Council means the new VIDA masterplan is moving forward to bring critical new housing to San Antonio’s SouthSide in the shadow of Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA). “The achievement is a significant milestone” for the university, “as plans for development in the area have been in the works for over a decade,” said RVi Planning, a regional design firm that is partnering with SouthStar to bring VIDA to market.

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SouthStar Communities' WoodCreek named to list of top masterplans

The list of the “Top 50 Master Planned communities in the Unites States” for 2019 is out, and SouthStar Communities’ WoodCreek in Dallas has made its first—but certainly not its last—appearance. This popular community, located in the fast-growing city of Fate, just up the highway from downtown Dallas, ranks at No. 41 after a year of exceptionally strong sales under the SouthStar Communities umbrella. It was the only community in the Dallas area to make the prestigious list, which is compiled every year by John Burns Real Estate Consulting.

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