Working Together to Build Exciting, Livable Communities in Austin

Many of Austin’s most prominent residential developers have long partnered with our local team of property management experts to help bring their visions to life. Our experienced Austin developer services team has a proven track record of working with developers, from conception through build-out, transition and beyond. Our well-rounded approach to community management and understanding of Texas legislation adds value to every planned community and helps to ensure its marketability and long-term financial stability.
At FirstService Residential, we thoroughly understand the complex design, operational and legal requirements of planning and developing communities in Austin, and can provide valuable local insights about your target market. We understand the dynamics of covenant restricted communities in Texas and will keep you informed about constantly changing market trends, land availability, and increased requirements mandated by changing legislation. And it’s critical for developers throughout the state to develop community associations with supporting documentation that is well-researched, flexible and forward-thinking.

We Support You at Each Stage of Development

By beginning our relationship at the earliest stage of development, it ensures that we fully understand your community vision and goals and can then present the programs and guidance needed to help your help you deliver an amazing community.

Prior to recording the governing documents, we like to begin working to understand the entire project, including land characteristics, product offerings, sales projections and association involvement.  Then as the project progresses, we leverage our extensive planning and association management experience to guide you through the complex design, legal and operational issues developers commonly face.  Additionally, we stay connected to the latest trends in Austin community living and can help you plan the most desirable amenities and features to enhance your community’s property values, safety, marketability and continued viability.

FirstService Residential’s extensive developer services include:
  • Overall site plan review
  • Homeowner association forward preparation
  • Complete project management, including deliverable strategies and time frames
  • Architectural and mechanical plans
  • Community financials; including community assessment and supporting budgets
  • Common area and land ownership monitoring
  • Master developer organization and merchant builders
  • Amenity and social programming
  • Staffing, training and preparing for opening
In addition, we make a difference and add value by providing the following services: 

Collective Purchasing Power 
As the leading property and homeowners association (HOA) management company in Texas, FirstService Residential is able to negotiate the best possible rates, terms and value for your planned community’s third-party vendor services, such as utilities, cable, insurance and more, by utilizing its collective buying power.

Customized Financial Management 
Your finances are proficiently managed by our financial team, guided by a CPA, safeguarding your community’s financial stability during development and beyond.  Our exclusive financial management services and reporting method ensures attention to detail and delivers 100% accuracy and transparency at all times. 

Mixed-Use Expertise
As the industry leader, we have comprehensive association management and consulting experience in mixed-use properties including, but not limited to, condominium, hotel and retail.

We recognize the significance of having a knowledgeable, dynamic staff.  That’s why we recruit and employ the industry's most skilled professionals.  In addition, our industry-leading training programs ensure your on-site teams are prepared, polished, professional and committed to delivering exceptional service at all times.

Preventive Maintenance Programs
At FirstService Residential, we don’t wait for concerns to arise.  Quality maintenance services are routinely administered to all common areas to continually maximize curb appeal, protect property values, and prevent unforeseen expenditures.
Learn more about how our professional developer services in Austin can help you create a truly unique lifestyle promise for your future residents.