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 […]
When you talk about doors in your new home, you’re usually not talking about secret rooms. You’re usually talking about colors, materials, designs, and hardware. Doors typically complement the rest of the interior or make a statement, but they’re always clear as day, inviting people to enter. Except when they’re not. In those cases, we’re talking about […]
It is awards season in Texas and, once again, the Jenkins Team has been nominated for a number of awards for Best in Texas by the Texas Association of Builders. It is always humbling and yet fulfilling for the team to receive awards for their hard work. While it isn’t the primary reason for their […]
Once again, Austin has been named the #1 best place to live in America. This time, U.S. News and World Report did the naming, and it was the second year in a row Austin ended up first on the prestigious list. Of course, any Austinite will tell you that the litany of publications to list […]
This year at the International Builder’s Show, one of the more interesting booths was the Kohler booth, not because of the plumbing fixtures, although they were great as always. However, the real attraction for me this year was “Ed”, the guy from Extreme Home Makeovers…
People often ask about new home prices in Austin. Everyone wants a way to project a budget for their project. Unfortunately, there are no standard prices, as every project is different. Recently, however, the Austin Business Journal published some average pricing based on information provided by the Texas Association of Realtors. Even though these prices […]
"We have been extremely happy with every process of the construction of our home with Jenkins Custom Homes."