Bethany Jenkins serves as Vice President at Jenkins Custom Homes. She has an undergraduate degree in Business from Texas A&M University an Executive MBA from HBU in Houston.
As times change, so do the trends. Our clients are becoming more focused on functional design, energy efficiency and incorporating the latest technology. Inclusive of these notions and a few more, here is a list of the hottest new home trends. 1. New Technology Ground-breaking technology, like the Nest Learning Thermostat, is becoming more and […]
The Austin-American Statesman, or “Statesman” as the locals call it, featured an article about the Rough Hollow subdivision and Yacht Club on 08/01/2009. It was a really nice article, and I’ve copied it below for those of you who may have missed it. Local custom home builder, Jenkins Custom Homes, is an Approved Builder in […]
There are many beautiful properties around Austin, and we appreciate all of them. Characteristics like water views, golf course living, views of downtown Austin, and hill country vistas are some of our favorites. They are wonderful in their own right and as varied as their owners. One type of property has been missing in recent […]
Are you thinking about using insulated concrete forms (ICF) to build your new home? We’ll cover what ICF is, how it works, and the pros and cons of ICF construction. Here’s what you need to know about this energy-efficient building material. What Are Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF)? Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF) is a type of […]
Welcome to Episode #7 of the Austin Move UP Podcast. In today’s episode, we’re talking with Shan Jenkins, owner of Jenkins Design Build, about Construction Details. “What are they and why are they important?”, you ask. That’s what we’re going to be talking about today.
Every January, the local Home Builders Association hosts the Economic Outlook forum for the year. For 18 years, Eldon Rude, with 360 Real Estate Analytics, has presented the statistics and economics for this forum, along with a few guest speakers. A Look Back Last year, Eldon spoke to a group of almost 800. He summarized […]
It is a new year and time, yet again, to choose the Paint Color of the Year. Each year we ask our designers to select their favorite paint color from among the major paint manufacturers. And this year, the winner is……. 2020 Paint Color of the Year Benjamin Moore’s First Light 102-70. This soft color, […]
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