Award-winning Austin Custom Home Builders Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes

Building Fine Homes Throughout Greater Austin and the Texas Hill Country starting at $1M

Welcome to Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes, where our clients’ dream homes have become realities for over 34 years. Our custom home building experience has been developed with time-tested systems to make the experience both enjoyable and rewarding for each client. As a full-service design-build firm we strive to provide each client with a custom home designed specifically around their family’s individual lifestyle needs, desires, and architectural design preferences. So it’s no surprise that in 2011, the Austin Business Journal recognized the Austin home builder firm of Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes as its Custom Home Builder of the Year. Read More…
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Announcing Award Winning Custom Homes on Your Ranch Property!

Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes is proud to announce a new company division focusing on Luxury Farm and Ranch Home new construction throughout Austin and the Texas Hill Country.   We’ve taken our building knowledge, superior customer service, 35 Years of home building experience and our award winning team to create elegant farm and ranch [...]


Living in Luxury Airparks

This recent article by Nancy Keates from the Wall Street Journal Real Estate section does a fantastic job of highlighting the reasons why so many individuals enjoy living at fly-in airpark communities around the United States. The new Lakeway Airpark Estates in Austin Texas affords fly-in living as well with only 8 custom built homes [...]

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Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes of Austin,Texas Receives “Best Of Houzz” 2014 Design Award

Annual Survey and Analysis of 16 Million Monthly Users Reveals Top-Rated Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals For the second consecutive year, Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes of Austin TX, has been recognized with the “Best of Houzz” Design Award for 2014. As Austin Luxury Custom Home Builders with more than 34 years of home building experience [...]

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Proudly Building In:

  • Marble Falls
  • Burnet
  • Lago Vista
  • Spicewood

Custom Homes in Austin and Central Texas

Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes is a fixed price, multi-award winning luxury home builder; we do not build speculative homes nor do we carry inventory. As a two time “National Master Builder of the Year,” we are experienced in all phases of the custom home building process. We are widely recognized as one of the preeminent luxury custom home builders in the greater Austin and Texas Hill Country area. The company’s commitment to providing clients with quality construction and innovative design along with our dedication to the highest level of customer satisfaction are the hallmarks of Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes.

Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes specializes in working with relocating families to craft distinctive custom homes, designed for the way you live. We have a customized program that allows clients to work on their new custom home even while living in another city, state or country during construction, making for seamless continuation of your project. Our goal is to make the home building process as smooth and enjoyable as possible. To meet this goal clients are provided with the latest web-driven technology and access to a secure on-line link for their entire project details. Whether you are at home, at work, on the road, or on vacation, Zbranek & Holt Custom Home puts information at your fingertips about your selections, upgrades, financial decisions, questions, documents, photos and more.

If you are planning to relocate to or build an Austin luxury custom home in the greater Austin or Texas Hill Country area we welcome the opportunity to speak with you. Call us at 512-261-0344 to discuss your dream home ideas today.

Luxury Builders with Years of Expertise

In addition to our home building expertise, Zbranek & Holt were recognized for our outstanding contribution to the community by donating $150,000 to a local youth sports association through the building of a benefit home. As luxury home builders in Austin, being an active part of the community, financially and personally, is incorporated into our business model. Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes is honored to be recognized by the Austin Business Journal as well as numerous other accolades including being named for a fourth time as Texas Custom Builder of the Year by the Texas Association of Builders in 2010.

As Austin custom home builders, Zbranek & Holt has also been recognized for our innovative approach to green building methods with everyone on the construction team designated as “Certified Green Building Professionals” by the National Association of Home Builders. With this training, Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes not only advise our clientele on energy saving features, but we include sustainable building techniques on every home, and are an Energy Star Builder. We strive every day to make the building experience understandable, efficient and enjoyable for our clients.

Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes only build pre-sold new homes in Austin. Since we don’t purchase land or build unsold speculative homes, our company’s financial future is solid. That being the case, each one of our Austin luxury homes is treated as if it’s our next “show home,” built with the highest quality craftsmanship.

We are Texas home builders who take pride in treating each of our buyers with the same level of exemplary service and attention to detail. Whether you’re looking for an Austin area custom home, a Horseshoe Bay home, a Lake LBJ area home or a custom Wimberley home, Zbranek & Holt wants to do more than just build a residence – we want to help you craft the lifestyle you desire.

Austin custom home builder and company founder Steve Zbranek says, “Every builder will say that creating a dream home for a family is their greatest reward. After 34 years in the business, I have come to appreciate something more. While building a new home from scratch is fun and creative, it can often be a very stressful event. For the past seven years, we have adjusted our model to improve each client’s experience throughout the entire construction process.

We strive to keep the process fun for our clients and take on the role of being the ‘on-call’ housing expert for years after completion, truly exemplifying the highest level of customer service. Our satisfied clients would build with us again and compliment our process whenever asked. The best thing to me, personally, about my work is the relationships that we now build with our clients, our team, and our vendors. Once upon a time, it was just about building houses, today it’s about so much more.”

When you’re in the market for Texas custom home builders, experience, reliability, and quality craftsmanship should be at the top of your list. At Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes, we’ve been building Austin custom homes for more than three decades, and our satisfied clients can attest to our dedication.

We know that when it comes to new luxury home builders, Austin buyers have many choices. Call the Austin custom homes firm of Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes today and start planning the home of your dreams.

To contact Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes about your Austin custom home design, call Steve Zbranek at (512)261-0344 or email

Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes proudly serves Austin, Westlake, Lakeway/Lake Travis and Horseshoe Bay.

We also build custom home for residents of Marble Falls, Burnet, Lago Vista, Dripping Springs, Fredericksburg, Wimberley, Johnson City, Round Rock and Georgetown.