The Buffington Homes Newsroom

Inventory shrinks, prices skyrocket as Austin housing booms

7.23.13 - AUSTIN, Texas -- Urbanspace real estate experts have a front row seat when it comes to the city’s hot housing market. Even priced at a $1.5 million, real estate agent Benoit Rochard doesn’t expect one Austin home to be on the market for more than 30 days. Read More

Austin area home sales, median home price rise 8 percent in June

7.23.13 - AUSTIN, Texas -- Central Texas’ existing home sales rose 8 percent in June from the same month last year, as the market continued to see robust demand amid a low supply of homes, the Austin Board of Realtors said today. Read More

Buffington Homes Latest Community:  Blanco Vista, San Marcos

5.9.13 - AUSTIN, Texas -- Buffington Homes announces their latest master-planned community at Blanco Vista in San Marcos. Not only is Blanco Vista Buffington Homes' first community in San Marcos, but it's also the only community in the area that's adjacent to Texas' scenic Blanco River. Read More


Pflugerville's Fastest Growing Community:  Villages of Hidden Lake

9.28.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas -- The Villages of Hidden Lake community is located on Lake Pflugerville. Lake Pflugerville is a 180 acre reservoir built to provide the citizens of Pflugerville with drinking water and a recreational oasis. Lake Pflugerville Park includes a 3 mile walking/jogging trail, playground, boat launch, pavilion, a beach area and fishing piers. Imagine coming home after a long day and unwinding while windsurfing or fishing in your favorite spot from your backyard. Read More


Buffington Homes:  Austin's Largest Locally Owned Homebuilder

8.3.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas -- When searching for Austin home builders you will not find many that are locally owned, says Buffington Homes. Austin home builders primarily consist of the largest public builders found in any big city USA and very few of these big builders understand Austin Texas real estate and building in Central Texas. Read More


New ENERGY STAR Certified Homes & Floorplan in Silver Leaf

 7.20.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas -- Buffington Homes has 5 homes available in our Round Rock community Silver Leaf. Ranging in size from 1938 SF to 3593 SF and are priced from $194,990 to $269,990. In addition, Buffington Homes has added a new floorplan in Silver Leaf - the Burleson. The Burleson is a 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom home and is 2926 SF with pricing starting at $232,990.  Read More


Unbeatable Homes for Sale In Highlands at Crystal Falls

6.29.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas -- Buffington Homes has unbeatable homes available in Highlands of Crystal Falls. These Austin Texas homes for sale range in size from 2,254 square feet to 3,425 square feet and are priced from $249,990 to $305,110. All of the homes are 3 to 4 bedroom homes with 2 to 3 1/2 bathrooms and 2 to 3 car garages. Read More


Local in a Big Way - Buffington Homes Campaign

6.10.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas -- "After a long spell of inactivity, Austin’s local home builders have begun to rise up and claim bigger shares of Austin’s home builder market." Read More


Buffington Homes - Grand MAX 2011 Homebuilder of the Year!

5.19.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas —  On Saturday, May 14, 2011, Buffington Homes was awarded the Grand MAX Award for Volume Homebuilder of the Year by the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin, the highest honor a homebuilder in Austin, Texas can receive. This year’s ceremony, at the Renaissance Hotel at the Arboretum, marked the 20th year of recognizing marketing and advertising excellence by the Homebuilders Association of Greater Austin. Read More


Villages of Hidden Lake - Pflugerville's Fastest Growing Community

5.11.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas — Buffington Homes is excited to be building new homes in Pflugerville's fastest growing community, Villages of Hidden Lake. Buffington Homes offers new homes in Villages of Hidden Lake from the $130s to $300s and home sizes range from 1,400 sq. ft. up to 4,500 sq. ft. All Buffington Homes are Energy Star certified, meaning Buffington homes use at least 15 percent less energy than a non Energy Star home. Read More


The Market Leader for Energy Efficient Homes

4.26.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas — Buffington Homes is the market leader for energy efficient new homes for sale in Austin TX. As of April 1, 2011, all new homes for sale in Austin built by Buffington Homes are Energy Star rated and certified by a third party inspector. With Energy Star certified homes in 16 communities, today’s home buyer does not need to look far to find Austin Texas homes for sale that are capable of providing an energy efficient and environmentally friendly lifestyle, while saving thousands in utility bills. Read More


The Lowest Price You've Seen in Round Rock

4.13.2011 AUSTIN, Texas — Buffington Homes is excited to announce the release of their Capital Series homes in Silver Leaf. This boutique new home community in Round Rock offers the excitement and convenience of metropolitan living with the affordability of suburban pricing with new homes starting from $189,990. Read More


Energy Efficient Homes at an Amazing Price & Tax Rate

3.30.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas — Buffington Homes is excited to announce the release of their Capital Series in Meadow Park. This boutique community offers the excitement and convenience of metropolitan living with the affordability of suburban pricing and one of the lowest property tax rates of any community in Buda! Read More


Southpark Meadows - A  Must See in Your Austin Home Search

3.15.2011 - AUSTIN, Texas — Buffington Homes, the leader in Austin Texas real estate for over forty years, is excited to announce the release of their new Capital Plus series homes in The Reserve at Southpark Meadows, a master planned community offering the excitement and convenience of urban living with the affordability of suburban pricing. Read More