10 Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto neighborhoods growing in 2018

Carmel Creek is a master-planned community in Hutto.

Carmel Creek is a master-planned community in Hutto.

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NEW COMMUNITIES
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NEW COMMUNITIES
With more people moving to the area every day, residential development is increasing. This list of new communities is designed to help you find homes in the area that are currently under construction.

Round Rock



  1. Diamond Oaks
    Average home values: $287,700-$443,225
    Average square footage: 2,300
    Builder: Blackburn Communities
    Schools: Herrington Elementary School, Hernandez Middle School, Stony Point High School


2. Greenlawn Village
Average home values: $236,995-$293,995
Average square footage: 1,353-2,898
Builder: KB Home
Schools: Caldwell Elementary School, Park Crest Middle School, Stony Point High School

3. Northfields
Average home values: $227,990-$394,990
Average square footage: 1,637-3,686
Builder: Meritage Homes
Schools: Gattis Elementary School, Ridgeview Middle School, Cedar Ridge High School

4. Pioneer Point
Average home values: $223,995-$272,995
Average square footage:1,340-2,708
Builder: KB Home
Schools: Herrington Elementary School, Hopewell Middle School, Stony Point High School

5. Sunrise Villas
Average home values: $239,995-$283,995
Average square footage: 1,516-2,898
Builder: KB Home
Schools: Union Hill Elementary School, Hopewell Middle School, Stony Point High School

Pflugerville


6. Cantarra
Average home value: $277,868
Average square footage: 1,200-2,500
Builders: CastleRock Communities, Centex Homes
Schools: Dessau Elementary School,  Dessau Middle School, Hendrickson High School

7. The Edgewaters
Average home values: $243,995-$295,995
Average square footage: 1,516-3,125
Builder: KB Home
Schools: Timmerman Elementary School, Westview Middle School, Pflugerville High School

8. Landings at Wells Branch
Average home values: $235,995-$289,995
Average square footage: 1,353-2,898
Builder: KB Home
Schools: Northwest Elementary School, Westview Middle School, Connally High School

9. Verona
Average home value: $264,766
Average square footage: 2,258
Builder: Meritage Homes
Schools: Riojas Elementary School, Cele Middle School, Hendrickson High School

Hutto


10. Carmel Creek
Average home value: $246,698
Average square footage: 2,258
Builder: Pulte Homes
Schools: Nadine Johnson Elementary School, Farley Middle School, Hutto High School


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Rethink35 co-founder Adam Greenfield speaks during a news conference Sept. 1. Event organizers set up a pink line to represent how wide TxDOT's I-35 expansion would extend. (Benton Graham/Community Impact Newspaper)
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The coalition said that TxDOT needs to factor in climate change, connectivity between East and West Austin, and impacts on local businesses to its proposal.

Children arrive for the first day of school Aug. 17 at O Henry Middle School in Austin, where the public school district mandated mask wearing against Gov. Greg Abbott's order. (Ben Thompson/Community Impact Newspaper)
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The Texas Education Agency, facing a federal discrimination lawsuit, will not enforce Gov. Greg Abbott's masking order.

Waterloo Park will reopen to the public Aug. 14 at 10 a.m. (Courtesy/Buie & Co.)
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The Waterloo Park reopening ceremony, originally planned to feature a jazz ensemble, folkorico dance performances and a ribbon cutting ceremony, is cancelled due to the Stage 5 COVID-19 risk.

The largest metro areas across Texas drove population growth across the state, according to the 2020 U.S. Census. (Courtesy Visit Houston)
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All Austin public school students, including those learning virtually, will have access to free lunches through June 2022. (Courtesy Austin ISD)
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Photo of a hospital corridor
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Austin Public Health representatives say it is staffing, not space, that currently presents the greatest limitation.

Gov. Greg Abbott's office announced Aug. 9 the state has asked hospitals to voluntarily postpone elective medical procedures. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
Abbott pens letter asking hospitals to voluntarily postpone elective medical procedures

In a letter to the Texas Hospital Association on Aug. 9, Gov. Greg Abbott said multiple trauma service areas within Texas have approached the 15% threshold of COVID-19 hospitalizations as a percentage of total hospital capacity. 

The city council voted unanimously for the first zoning reading of the property the rezoning unanimously. (Screenshot courtesy city of Leander)
Zoning approved for new 50-acre mixed-use development in Leander

A development with 123 cottage-style homes, 70 two-family duplexes and commercial development will move ahead in Leander.

Tacodeli will unveil its new menu items in August. (Courtesy Mackenzie Smith Kelley)
Austin-based Tacodeli to begin serving cocktails and new dinner options

Tacodeli will begin serving cocktails and a new dinner menu in August.

The proposed Wild Ridge master-planned neighborhood northeast of downtown Dripping Springs would include 960 homes on 40- to 60-foot-wide lots. (Courtesy City of Dripping Springs)
Master-planned neighborhood in Dripping Springs to bring 960 homes, new roads

The proposed development by Meritage Homes would feature amenities such as a disc golf course.