Everything is bigger in Texas, right? If the old adage is true (and we Texans would say it certainly is), then that would mean we don’t just appreciate big trucks, big hair, and big belt buckles. No sir-ee, Bob! While other states are flocking to buy up trendy tiny houses made up of less than 500 square feet, we in the Lone Star State demand bigger.
Bigger ranches, bigger bedrooms, bigger houses.
Yet in a state where “everything is bigger,” these spacious homes come with a surprisingly modest price tag.
Living in New Braunfels definitely has its perks. From the hip vibe to the river culture to the affordable housing, it’s not too hard to figure out why New Braunfels is a happening place these days. Lucky for folks moving into (or within) this river city, there are some mighty big Texas-sized houses for Rhode-Island-sized prices. Check out these 3,000+ square foot homes that cost less than you might expect...
4 bed, 3 baths, 3,105 square feet
With an open floor plan concept and generous room sizes, this home features multiple living and dining areas, an upstairs game room, a master suite, and plenty more. Oh, and did you notice that back yard?! And if you’re worried about energy efficiency, don’t fear: this home is also Energy Star Efficient and has spray insulation in the attic. All in all, 1445 Jordan Crossing offers ample living space in a fantastic location at a great price.
4 bed, 3 baths, 3,214 square feet
929 San Fernando Lane is a gorgeous property located in the coveted Mission Hills Ranch neighborhood. This is Hill Country living at its finest! Built on a park-like property that sits 150 feet off the street, this home boasts a luxurious downstairs master bedroom, generous room sizes, a gorgeous pool and deck, covered patio, rock fireplace, and more.
5 bed, 3 baths, 3,289 square feet
2508 Klemm St is a must-see for anyone seeking spacious living! The home’s gorgeous open floor plan boasts five large bedrooms, a bonus family room upstairs, a large covered patio, and plenty of upgrades (including crown molding, granite counters, wood floors, and Jenn-Aire appliances). The outdoor living areas are also perfect for entertaining...enjoy evenings grilling on the large covered patio or relaxing under the canopy of oak trees.
4 bed, 3 baths, 3,104 square feet
Labeled a “Fair Oaks gem,” 28715 Pfeiffer’s Gate boasts over 3,000 square feet of luxurious interior, including a beautiful home office, spacious living room, open kitchen, and four ample bedrooms.
4 bed, 3 baths, 3,206 square feet
Oh, that wide-open Hill Country space! The designers of 141 Olas Path clearly knew how to welcome the Texas vibes inside when they created this spacious beauty. Situated on a half acre lot in gated Allens Bend community, this home features an open floor plan, a kitchen with an island and breakfast bar, and a flexible fourth bedroom that can be used as a guest suite or game room (complete with full bath and walk-in closet). Bonus: this home is also an easy walk to Lake Dunlap!