Gated lakeside progress

With his initially home subdivision, Waco businessman Department Musil intends to make very an perception. He programs a gated community termed Westlake, with 42 homesites on acreage just off Estates Push, in walking distance of Lake Waco and the Carleen Dazzling Arboretum.

Good deal costs start off at $250,000, lakeview plenty at $695,000, and Musil said interested events now are responding to his contact for reservation deposits. Web page preparation shoulld start off in Oct, residence development in April. His web-site and advertising substance tout the proposed development’s “sophisticated architecture and peaceful appeal.” Residences ought to adhere to one particular of five models: French, Mediterranean, Tudor, Shingle/Shake and Georgian.

An architectural review committee and homeowners’ association are musts.

“We are selling instantly to owners at this position, so they will find a community builder of their deciding on,” Musil explained in an email response to concerns. “What will make Westlake a special progress is the style and design pointers that the architects/builders will comply with to regulate matters like exterior architecture, landscaping, mailboxes, garage styles, fencing, sq. footage, and so forth. There will also be extra than 12 acres of eco-friendly spaces and walking trails.”

Musil has started his own improvement corporation, Wooddale, to shepherd Westlake. His publicity to homebuilding may perhaps be limited, but he is no stranger to industrial construction, he stated. He labored for Mitchell Development the past 5 decades, serving as task supervisor on The Shoppes at 684, Nightlight Donuts, Diversified Goods, and Slow Increase in Woodway.