Housing 101: Austin Home Building Costs

In 2018, pinning down the exact number it will cost to build a home in Austin can be tricky. After factoring in costs like neighborhood, going the builder or builder + architect route, and whether or not you want a more traditional or modern home, the cost can vary from around $150/square foot up to $300/square foot (or more for a super-customized, luxury home). To help sort out some of the more common options, SEED has to put together this handy little reference.