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Bastrop, Texas

The Colony

Single Family Homes in Bastrop, Texas
103 Smokebush Trail, Bastrop, Texas 78602
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Now Selling New Homes in Bastrop, TX

M/I Homes is proud to be selling single family homes in the new master-planned community, The Colony in Bastrop, TX! The Colony is a 2,300-acre new home community just southeast of Austin with so much to offer.

Experience a unique style of living in Bastrop—a welcoming, quaint vibe but with all of the modern comforts that make you feel at home. Served by Bastrop ISD and offering multiple resort-style amenities like a brand new community pool, playground, and dog park, the whole family is sure to love their new home in Bastrop, Texas.

The Colony in Bastrop, TX: Just 30 Minutes East of Austin

If you're looking for a new home in a community with a small-town feel, the conveniences of being close to Downtown Austin and major area employers, and plenty of opportunity for outdoor adventure, then The Colony is the ideal location for you:

  • 5 minutes from the city of Bastrop
  • 20 minutes from the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • 20 minutes from the new Tesla Gigafactory
  • 25 minutes from the Circuit of America
  • 35 minutes from Downtown Austin

Community Information: Learn additional information on schools, estimated tax rates, utilities, and local attractions.

Bastrop New Homes Built for Livability

Within the master-planned community of The Colony, M/I Homes is building on 50-foot wide homesites and offering homes from our Smart Series collection. Within this collection, there are 13 floorplans ranging in size from 1,545–2,830 square feet, with both 1- and 2-story options, and a select few offer an additional garage storage space.

These value-engineered floorplans are designed for optimum comfort, function, and energy efficiency. Each of our new homes is built with our Whole Home Building Standards and protected by our 10-Year Transferable Structural Warranty.

Community Amenities for the Whole Family at The Colony

Even with everything there is to do only a short drive away, there's so much to do in the community itself! These new homes are situated in Bowie Heights, a neighborhood within The Colony. Filled with more amenities than most new home communities, The Colony still has more still on the way! Plans for trails with access to the Colorado River are underway as well. Current amenities include the following:

  • Pool
  • Onsite Lifestyle Coordinator
  • Playground
  • Miles of nature trails
  • Dog park

The Colorado River borders the eastern edge of the community and McKinney Roughs Nature Park is conveniently located just two miles west. The Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa is just minutes away as well.

Your Kids Will Love Bastrop ISD

School-age children living in The Colony will be students in the Bastrop Independent School District. While Bastrop ISD is one of the largest districts geographically in the state of Texas, The Colony’s schools are all an easy drive from your new home, starting with Mina Elementary School just 10 minutes away!

Beyond elementary school, children will attend Bastrop Intermediate School for 5th and 6th grade, Bastrop Middle School for 7th and 8th grade, and Bastrop High School for grades 9–12.

Contact us today to learn more about this new home community in Bastrop, TX!


Bastrop County
School District
Bastrop ISD
Community Status
Home Type
Single Family Homes
Sq. Footage
1,687 - 2,639

From Austin: Take TX-71 E into Bastrop. Exit HWY 304 and U-turn under TX-71. Turn right onto FM 969. Turn left onto Sam Houston Dr. Take the 4th right (just past the amenity center) onto Plumbago Loop.

The home plan that's right for you

The following plans can be personalized for you and built in this community.

Plan Desoto - C2

School District Bastrop ISD

Estimated Move in Date 5/31/2023

Bed 3

Bath 2

Garage 2

Sq Ft 1,706

Homesite 2034

Plan Freestone - C2

School District Bastrop ISD

Estimated Move in Date Ready Now

Bed 3

Bath 2

Garage 2 ½

Sq Ft 1,687

Homesite 5105

Plan Boone - D2

School District Bastrop ISD

Estimated Move in Date Ready Now

Bed 4

Bath 2

Garage 2

Sq Ft 1,938

Homesite 5135

Plan Cameron - D2

School District Bastrop ISD

Estimated Move in Date 3/31/2023

Bed 4

Bath 2

Garage 2 ½

Sq Ft 1,731

Homesite 5344

Plan Desoto - C2

School District Bastrop ISD

Estimated Move in Date 4/17/2023

Bed 3

Bath 2

Garage 2

Sq Ft 1,706

Homesite 5337

Boone - D2 Plan

103 Smokebush Trail, Bastrop, TX

in The Colony


Bed 4

Bath 2

Garage 2

Sq Ft 1,938

Homesite 2035

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Bastrop State Park

Located less than 10 miles from your new home is Bastrop State Park. Bastrop State Park is over 6,000 acres where you can canoe, swim, hike, bike, view wildlife, and even camp!

Bastrop State Park

Austin Is Becoming America’s Biggest Boomtown

Elon Musk has recently been quoted saying that Austin will be America’s next boomtown. Several big businesses have recently announced they are opening offices in the Greater Austin area, including Tesla and the new Gigafactory which is just a short 30-minute drive from Bastrop.

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Ample Community Amenities You Are Sure To Love!

The Colony features an array of buzz-worthy amenities. Our section of homes includes access to the Prarie Vista pool and playscape, the greenbelt Dog park, an extensive trail system that accesses the Colorado River, an on-site lifestyle coordinator, and more coming in the near future!

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Top Reasons to Move to Bastrop

From shopping and festivals to kayaking and camping, there is something for everyone in Bastrop. You're sure to feel welcome on the historic streets of this charming town.

Why to Buy Your New Home in Bastrop

M/I Financial

If you are purchasing your first home or new construction home, our in-house lender M/I Financial is here to help make financing easy! Our financial experts can answer all your questions, help you get the best rates, and share information on all our programs.

Financial Advice for First-Time Homebuyers

Our New Construction Homes in Bastrop, TX

Our Smart Series floorplans in The Colony will feature stunning, energy efficient one-and two-story homes designed to save you time and money. Our professional designers have simplified the design process, so you can be confident in your finish design!

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Energy Cost Comparison

A New M/I Home can result in a yearly energy savings of $YEARLY-SAVINGS$. See what your potential savings could be and read about the M/I Homes Commitment to Energy Efficient Living

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    Our family truly recommends M/I Homes! From text to weekly emails, they always communicated with us about the process of our new home from start to finish!

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    We love our new home and the relationships built in the process of getting our new home. We highly recommend M/I Homes for an overall satisfactory home-buying experience!

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