November 6, 2018

People’s Choice Award presented to Vogel Builders at 63rd Annual Parade of Homes™

Leander, Texas (November 5, 2018) – The Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Austin is proud to announce the winner of the People’s Choice Award as the 63rd Annual Parade of Homes comes to a close. Although all of the homes were spectacular, parade visitors selected the Vogel Builders home (Home #4) as their top choice. This incredible home has unbeatable 180-degree views for miles and was specifically designed to maximize how people want to live, work, relax, entertain and host overnight guests. Custom features and luxury finishes make this home a true show stopper. Features include: Master with private loft and balcony, floating staircase, hidden media room and attached casita. The home is located at 2213 Venetian Sky, Leander. 6,911 SQ. FT. / 5 Bed / 5.2 Baths / Wine Room /4-Car Garage

“Congratulations to Eric Vogel and the whole Vogel Builders team,” said Emily Blair, CEO of the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin. “We heard so many positive comments for each of the homes this year!  Attendees couldn’t say it enough – these were some of the best homes seen at Parades so far.”

Vogel Builders is a multi-award-winning custom home builder serving Austin and Texas Hill Country. Industry professionals already awarded Vogel Builders several awards for their Parade home, including Best Innovative Architectural Design, Best Unique Feature, and Best Master Suite.

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About the Parade of Homes™

Open over three weekends, over 5,700 people toured the four homes and one tiny house on parade. Showcasing luxurious livingin the coveted Mirabella gated-neighborhood at Travisso community in Leander, the 63rd Annual Parade of Homes ran from October 19 through November 3. The event provided the public an opportunity to learn about the latest trends in architectural, interior design and landscaping. The homes symbolize the “best of the best” for people looking for the latest in home design. For those folks looking to buy, the Parade of Homes showcased some of the finest new homes for sale in the Austin area.

About Travisso

Travisso is a true master-planned community nestled in the dramatic Texas Hill Country just outside of Austin. From the moment you drive into Travisso, you will find an extraordinary community filled with luxuries and beauty unmatched in the area. Take in the breathtaking views and natural scenery, enjoy the outstanding amenities and award winning Palazzo Clubhouse and know that life at Travisso is truly the good life. Located near northwest Austin’s high tech employment center, within the acclaimed Leander school district and close to shopping and recreation. Surrounded by hiking trails, parks and more than 350 acres of open Hill Country, Travisso offers views in every price range.

About Home Builders Association of Greater Austin

Since 1953, the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Greater Austin has served as the leading not-for-profit trade organization dedicated to residential construction and remodeling in Central Texas. The HBA works with government, public, business, and community organizations in six counties – Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Lee, Travis and Williamson — to advance the practice and professionalism of the home building industry in our community and to ensure that all people in the Greater Austin area live in strong communities and homes that enable them to thrive. Visit for more information.