10 developments with new home construction in the Katy area

Several developments in the Katy area are building new homes.

Several developments in the Katy area are building new homes.

The Katy area has several new residential communities and expanding developments. These communities contain new homes under construction or recently built. This list is non-comprehensive and compiled with sales information gathered July 6.


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1. August Lakes
832-791-1773
www.augustlakes.com
Builders: Cribbs Custom Builders, SSH Homes
Square footage: 3,000+
Home price: $900,000+
Amenities: 24-acre lake for boating and wake surfing
School district: Katy ISD (Katy Elementary School, Katy Junior High School, Katy High School)


2. Cane Island
281-725-6555
www.caneisland.com
Builders: Cal Atlantic Homes, Coventry Homes, William David Homes, Mike Harrison Custom Homes, Jeff Paul Custom Homes, Perry Homes, Shea Homes, Toll Brothers, Trendmaker Homes, David Weekley Homes, Westport Homes
Square footage: 2,200+
Home price: $250,000+
Amenities: fitness center, pools
School district: Katy ISD (Bryant Elementary School, Katy Junior High School, Katy High School)


3. Cross Creek Ranch
281-344-9882
www.crosscreektexas.com
Builders: Avanti Custom Homes, Chesmar Homes, Darling Homes, Highland Homes, Lennar Homes, Newmark Homes, Partners in Building, Perry Homes, Sitterle Homes, Taylor Morrison, Trendmaker Homes, Village Builders
Square footage: 1,800-5,000
Home price: $220,000+
Amenities: pools, fitness center, athletic courts, parks, dog park, trails, community room for private events, disc golf
School districts: Katy ISD (James E. Randolph Elementary, Seven Lakes Junior High School, Obra D. Tompkins High School); Lamar CISD (Huggins Elementary School, Dean Leaman Junior High School, Fulshear High School for grades 9-10, Foster High School for grades 11-12)




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4. Elyson
281-640-4004
www.elyson.com
Builders: Chesmar Homes, Darling Homes,  Highland Homes, Perry Homes, Pulte Homes, Trendmaker Homes, David Weekley Homes, Westin Homes
Square footage: 1,900+
Home price: $230,000-$450,000
Amenities: cafe, fitness center, game room, conference center, pool
School districts: Katy ISD (Catherine Bethke Elementary School, Stockdick Junior High School, Paetow High School); Cy-Fair ISD (future section)


5. Enclave at Katy
281-393-7070
www.mihomes.com
Builder: M/I Homes
Square footage: 3,182-3,761
Home price: $415,000-$455,000
Amenities: pool and park (planned)
School districts: Katy ISD (Hutfell Elementary School, Katy Junior High School, Katy High School)


6. Falls at Green Meadows
281-769-4237
832-878-5099 (Gehan Homes)
www.fallsatgreenmeadows.com
Builders: Lennar, Gehan Homes
Square footage: 2,400-4,047
Home price: $289,000+
Amenities: trails, clubhouse, pool, playground
School district: Katy ISD (Katy Elementary School, Katy Junior High School, Katy High School)


7. Jordan Ranch
713-960-9977
www.jordanranchtexas.com
Builders: Highland Homes, Newmark Homes, J. Patrick Homes, Perry Homes, Plantation Homes, David Weekley Homes, Westin Homes
Square footage: 1,768-4,100
Home price: $290,000-$390,000+
Amenities: clubhouse (planned), fitness center, pool, picnic area, playground, dog park, lawn for events
School district: Lamar CISD (Lindsey Elementary School, Leaman Junior High School, Fulshear High School)


8. Plantation Lakes
281-528-9090 (Colina Homes)
832-220-5566 (Saratoga Homes)
http://colinahomes.com/our-communities/plantation-lakes
http://saratogahomestexas.com/contact/?city=houston
Builders: Colina Homes, Saratoga Homes
Square footage: 1,357-2,900
Home price: $175,000+
Amenities: pool, parks, trails
School districts: Cy-Fair ISD (Emery Elementary School, McFee Elementary School, Thornton Middle School, Cypress Lakes High School)


9. Silver Ranch
281-900-5214 (David Weekley Homes)
281-693-6050 (K. Hovnanian Homes)
877-275-6374 (Meritage Homes)
www.silverranch.net
Builders: K. Hovnanian Homes, Meritage Homes, David Weekley Homes
Square footage: 1,940-4,500
Home price: $252,000-$500,000+
Amenities: clubhouse, tennis courts, pools, barbecue area, walking trails
School district: Katy ISD (Jenks Elementary School, Tays Junior High School, Tompkins High School)




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10. Young Ranch
281-616-5763 (Beazer Homes)
281-375-9904 (CalAtlantic)
281-205-2467 (M/I Homes)
www.youngranchtx.com
Builders: Beazer Homes, CalAtlantic Homes, M/I Homes
Square footage:
1,841-4,372
Home price: $224,990-$500,000+
Amenities: recreation center, splash pad, fitness center, playground
School districts: Katy ISD (Bryant Elementary School, Woodcreek Junior High School, Katy High School); Lamar CISD (Huggins Elementary School, Lindsey Elementary School in 2017-18, Leaman Junior High School, Fulshear High School)



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