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Set amid the willowy grasses of the Texas Blackland Prairie, TRACE is a master-planned community in San Marcos.  It is the ultimate place to grow and prosper. This vibrant new community is destined to thrive with a strong heritage behind it and a promising outlook ahead. Equally close to both Austin and San Antonio, people of all ages will enjoy this unbeatable location on the edge of the Texas Hill Country with endless outdoor activities, adventures and attractions.

  • Price Range: From $180,000's

  • Square Feet: 1,000 - 3,000

  • # Beds: 2 - 4

  • # Baths: 1.5 - 3

Trace Amenities

With scenic nature trails, hike & bike paths that meander along babbling brooks and beautiful parks throughout, TRACE is the perfect place to follow all your outdoor pursuits. This magnificent community sits right in the middle of prairie and ranchlands brimming with native grasses and wildflowers. And tree-lined streets wind their way through seven striking residential neighborhoods, complementing the picturesque landscaping.

Trace Central Park The Presidio

The Presidio

Kids Swinging


Kids Pool Tubes

Community Pools

Outdoor Grill


Beach Volleyball Match

Athletics Fields & Sports Courts

Raising Hands

Elementary School

Trace Builders

Buffington Homes

Buffington Homes

Generations of Texans have chosen Buffington Homes for their homebuilder. An Austin homebuilder with over forty years of experience, Buffington Homes is responsible for building thousands of homes throughout Central Texas. Our dedication to providing the American Dream is only one of the reasons we have grown to be Austin’s leading homebuilder.

Pacesetter Homes

Pacesetter Homes

Award-winning designs, quality construction and reliability serve as cornerstones for the Pacesetter brand. As a proud member of the QUALICO family, Pacesetter Homes also shares in a rich 60-year plus homebuilding history. And as one of Austin’s most successful builders, they welcome countless numbers of Central Texans home each year.

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