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Why Millennials Love Austin

February 16, 2020 3:14 pm

Millennials are flocking to Austin TX new homes. A recent analysis by LendingTree found that Austin ranked in the top 10 out of 50 US cities for millennial home purchases.

LendingTree based its ranking on new mortgage applications from January to November 2019. Austin came in near the top at #8. The city has several attributes that attract young adults. Homes are affordable compared to other large metropolitan areas. The job market is good, and there are plenty of social activities and unique creative outlets.

Members of the millennial generation are now age 24-39. They’re starting families, launching careers and purchasing their first homes. The average age of millennial mortgage applicants in Austin was 30.9.

Buffington Homes builds affordable, family-friendly homes in some of the most popular new home communities in the Austin area. These master-planned communities have amenities that make it easy for residents of all ages to enjoy their free time and build social connections right in their own neighborhoods.

Trace is located in San Marcos at I-35 and Posey Road. Several available homes are under construction now for completion in March, April and May 2020. We have one and two story homes ranging from 1,632-2,395 square feet. The Presidio Amenity Center includes a resort-style swimming pool, sand volleyball, shaded picnic tables and more. There’s even a brand new elementary school in the community. Homes in Trace are in the $220’s-270’s.

Blanco Vista is in San Marcos next to the Blanco River and Five Mile Dam Park and Regional Soccer Complex. The community has a Junior Olympic swimming pool, splash pad, fishing pond and other amenities. Numerous 3 and 4 bedroom homes are under construction now for availability in the spring and summer of 2020. Blanco Vista homes start in the $250’s.

Madsen Ranch in Round Rock is just off the Hwy 79 corridor. Shopping, dining, Old Settlers Park, Dell Diamond and the Round Rock location of Salt Lick Barbecue are all nearby. Buffington has 2 homes under construction now for March and June availability. Homes in Madsen Ranch range from the $240’s-295’s.

Call or text Buffington Homes today at 512-856-5664 to schedule your personal tour of our popular communities of Austin TX new homes.

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