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Kissing Tree in San Marcos, Texas is now offering cottages and villas for active adults who want a low-maintenance lifestyle.

Kissing Tree, a 55+ community in San Marcos, offers homeowners many unique and exciting amenities. This community, featuring homes built by Brookfield Residential, now offers a greater variety for active adults seeking homes for sale in Texas. Kissing Tree has introduced The Cottage Collection on the Fairway and Villas on the Strand. Active adult homebuyers can browse five cottage models and four villas models.

Read on to get a closer look at the community and learn more about these new offerings within Kissing Tree.

The Cottage Collection on the Fairway

Active adult homebuyers who desire a lock-and-leave lifestyle will enjoy Kissing Tree cottages. Tucked around the golf course’s 18th hole, these single-story cottages range in size from 1,300 to 1,900 square feet and are designed with two to three bedrooms.

Available in two exterior styles—Modern Prairie and Texas Hill Country—these patio homes are priced from the mid $200s. With lawn maintenance included, homeowners are free to travel and come and go as they please.

Villas on the Strand

Starting in the low $200s, the new villas in Kissing Tree range in size from 1,000 to 1,700 square feet and contain one to three bedrooms. Active adult homebuyers can choose from two exterior styles—Modern Farmhouse and Texas Hill Country—and single or two-story living.

The villas offer paseo greenspace areas for walks and social gatherings, allowing neighbors to get to know each other. Active adults who desire low-maintenance living will appreciate that lawn care and home exterior maintenance is taken care of by the community.

Residences in Kissing Tree

Upon completion, Kissing Tree will contain 3,200 homes, making it one of the largest active adult communities in Texas. Homes throughout the community are available in 18 floor plans that range in size from 1,424 to 3,398 square feet. All residences come with a variety of options, such as outdoor living spaces, gourmet kitchens, casitas, and ample storage space.

Living in Kissing Tree

Active adults who want to enjoy an active lifestyle can pursue all their favorite hobbies and pick up new pastimes at Kissing Tree. This community offers a variety of events and activities for residents, including luncheons, happy hours, game nights, and book clubs. An on-site activities director also facilitates more than 100 clubs, ensuring homeowners always have something fun to do.

The Mix, the community’s 20-acre amenity campus, is a social and physical hub where homeowners come together for all kinds of fun events and activities. Independence Hall, the clubhouse, offers a biergarten and an indoor/outdoor bar. Homeowners can also enjoy billiards tables, a live-music stage, a food truck, fire pits, a community classroom, and a demonstration kitchen.

Outdoor amenities include eight pickleball courts, six bocce ball courts, a driving range, putting greens, horseshoe pits, and 15 miles of walking and biking trails. The community also contains a golf clubhouse and restaurant, indoor and outdoor pools, and a barbecue area.

Golf enthusiasts can take advantage of an 18-hole putting course and a semi-private 18-hole golf course. The Kissing Tree Golf Club offers preferred tee times and rates for community residents. The course serves as an extension of the natural landscape, blending grades on the edges and bringing the slopes and contours of the landscape into fairways.

What’s Nearby

Residents of Kissing Tree can enjoy the best of the Texas Hill Country. With San Antonio and Austin both just 45 minutes away, homeowners can easily access the area’s many museums, restaurants, and activities. San Marcos offers plenty of exciting things to do as well, from shopping at the San Marcos Premium Outlets to enjoying water recreation on the San Marcos River or Blanco River. Homeowners can also take care of all their shopping nearby—Kissing Tree is located just a few minutes from a Target, Sam’s Club, and JCPenney. When it comes to entertainment and grabbing a bite to eat, the local area contains a mix of restaurants and venues, including The Spot Cinema Eatery and Social Haus.

Whether you prefer to live in a cottage or villa, or you're interested in browsing other homes for sale in Kissing Tree, you'll find something to suit your specific budget and needs in this 55+ community.