Check out this Round Rock neighborhood: Behrens Ranch

This northwest Round Rock neighborhood features a community pool, a clubhouse and trails.

Build-out year: 2014
Builders include: Frederick Harris Homes, Grand Haven Homes, Lennar Homes, Meritage Homes, Newmark Homes, Scott Felder Homes, Standard Pacific Homes
Square footage: 2,109-4,998
Home values: $360,000-$549,000
HOA dues (estimated): $500 annually
Amenities: clubhouse, community pool, jogging/biking path, picnic area, tennis courts
Schools: Cactus Ranch Elementary School, Walsh Middle School, Round Rock High School
Property taxes (in dollars):
City of Round Rock 0.425
Williamson County 0.437
Austin Community College 0.102
Williamson County FM/RD 0.040
Round Rock ISD 1.333
Upper Brushy Creek WCID 0.020
Total (per $100 valuation) 2.357
By Joe Warner
Joe Warner is executive editor of Community Impact Newspaper. He previously served as managing editor for Central Texas and senior editor of the flagship Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto newspaper. He came to Central Texas from Metro Detroit, where he was editor and general manager of several daily and weekly publications. He is the former president of the Michigan Press Association and was on the MPA board of directors for nine years.