Flag of Texas flying in front of a new construction home near Austin, Texas

Central Texas is a booming region so there's plenty of new construction homes on offer.

Deep in the heart of Texas, active adult homebuyers can explore Texas homes for sale that fit a variety of different budgets and offer many different floor plans and features.

Central Texas contains a rich assortment of active lifestyle communities that appeal to various preferences, whether active adults dream of living in a gated golf-course community or desire access to an enriching line-up of amenities and activities.

Active adult homebuyers who are specifically seeking newly built homes have many options in the Texas Hill Country. Here’s a look at a few Central Texas 55+ communities offering new construction homes for sale.

Sun City Texas – Georgetown

High $100s – Low $1Ms

Active adults who long for a vibrant atmosphere and finely crafted new construction homes can explore a variety of homes for sale in Sun City Texas.

This 55+ community in Georgetown is the largest active adult community in Texas, containing 9,900 homes and offering residents more than 86,000 square feet of indoor amenities. Sun City Texas is home to three championship, 18-hole golf courses, a 9-mile network of walking and biking trails, a dog park, and a 5,000 square-foot open-air facility overlooking Berry Creek Lake.  

Active adult homebuyers can find their ideal new home within Sun City Texas, whether they seek a single-family residence or an attached duplex home. Homes range from 940 to more than 3,000 square feet, giving active adults plenty of options.

Hill Country Retreat – San Antonio

Low $200s – Low $400s

Situated in historic San Antonio, Hill Country Retreat is an active adult community that contains homes built by Del Webb and Village Builders. Upon completion, this 55+ community will contain more than 2,000 single-family homes.

A variety of elevations, floor plans, sizes, and options allow active adult homebuyers to customize their home to suit their exact needs and preferences. Home sizes range from 1,109 to nearly 3,000 square feet and some offer an optional second-floor loft.

Living in Hill Country Retreat gives residents access to many resort-style amenities, including a 28,000 square-foot clubhouse called The Resort, a ballroom, two tennis and bocce ball courts, and walking and biking trails that wind through the community. Social events range from Wednesday night movies and Friday night socials to potluck dinners and walking clubs.

Gardens at Verde Vista – Georgetown

Low $300s – Mid $400s

A new active lifestyle community in Georgetown, Gardens at Verde Vista will contain 149 low-maintenance, single-family homes upon completion.

Here, active adult homebuyers can explore eight distinct floor plans that provide 1,600 to 2,806 square feet. All homes feature single-story living with high ceilings and the option to customize with a second-floor loft.  

A homeowners’ association takes care of lawn upkeep, giving residents more time to enjoy the community’s many amenities. A planned clubhouse within Gardens at Verde Vista will serve as a meeting spot for card games and casual barbecues on the patio. Community plans also call for a half-mile walking trail that surrounds the neighborhood.  

Tuscan Village at Horseshoe Bay

Low $300s - Mid $700s

Legend Communities is building Tuscan Village at Horseshoe Bay, a brand-new 55+ community in the Austin-Georgetown area. When completed, this active lifestyle community will be home to 304 residences that will include townhomes, single-family villas, and single-family golf estates.

These three distinct model collections offer from 1,294 to more than 4,000 square feet. All energy-efficient homes feature upscale finishing touches such as masonry, stone, stucco exteriors, and tile roofs. Homeowners can enjoy low-maintenance living without needing to worry about home maintenance chores such as mowing the lawn.

A full-time, on-site activities director keeps residents engaged through a variety of year-round events, including arts and crafts nights, group exercise, and yoga. Residents can also take advantage of an outdoor pool and patio, pickleball and bocce courts, and a faux vineyard for those with a passion for gardening.

Amorosa at Cibolo Canyons – San Antonio

High $300s – Mid $500s

Situated within the Cibolo Canyons master-planned community in San Antonio, Amorosa at Cibolo Canyons is an active lifestyle community offering new homes for sale.

Upon completion, this neighborhood will contain 135 single-family homes designed with active adults in mind, from the maintenance-free exteriors to the open layouts.

Residents can participate in numerous events and activities in Amorosa at Cibolo Canyons. This age-restricted community hosts special events such as casino nights, jog-a-thons, holiday parties, and annual food drives. Homeowners can also stay engaged through a variety of classes, whether they brush up on their CPR knowledge or they join a yoga, Pilates, or Zumba group.