AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MileStone Community Builders, LLC, top new homes Austin Builder, today announced its participation in Community First! Village, a 27-acre master planned community that is a program of Mobile Loaves & Fishes, a social outreach ministry based in Austin.
Community First! Village will provide permanent, affordable and sustainable housing and caring support for disabled chronically homeless individuals. A groundbreaking and blessing event will be held August 27, 2014 to introduce the community to this innovative concept. “After nearly 10 years of dreaming, we’re finally breaking ground on this innovative development that will bring much relief to our homeless brothers and sisters in Austin,” says Alan Graham, President and CEO of Mobile Loaves & Fishes.
The initial phase of Community First! will include 225 homes ranging from canvas-sided cottages to micro-houses and 5th-wheel RVs. MileStone Community Builders, in conjunction with The Topfer Family Foundation, will be helping to build a medical treatment facility within the community.
Community First! Village will include:
- An innovative mix of affordable housing options
- Places for worship, study and fellowship
- Memorial garden and columbarium
- Community garden
- Chickens, beehives and an aquaponics fish operation
- Workshop with tool bank
- Art gallery
- Micro-enterprise opportunities
- Medical facility for physical and mental health screenings and support services including hospice and respite care
- Walking trails
- Outdoor theater and Bed & Breakfast
- Proximity to public transportation
“MileStone Community Builders is honored to be part of Community First! Village,” says President and CEO Garrett Martin. “Giving back to the community is the right thing to do – and what better way to do that than by lending our expertise in building for those who need it most.”
About MileStone Community Builders
MileStone Community Builders’ mission is to serve our customers by providing a high quality home, doing the right thing every time, and offering innovative design and architecture at a reasonable price. We maintain honest communication throughout the homebuilding process, focus on one customer at a time, and exceed all customer expectations, because we understand that every home we craft is a milestone in each of our customers’ lives.
In purchasing your home from MileStone, you will find that we are willing to make commitments and stand by them throughout your home-buying experience as well as throughout your life, one milestone to the next.
We also offer unprecedented value within each community. Just because you get more, does not mean that you should have to pay more.
MileStone Community Builders is here "For the MileStones In Your Life."