Slide background
Slide background
image3
Slide background
Slide background

Design-build custom home

Integrated design-build

Our streamlined design-build process keeps everything under one roof, eliminating unnecessary costs and stress and resulting in a more fully-realized vision of your home.

Hill Country green home builder

We build green homes

Our focus is building green homes with energy-efficient, environmentally sustainable materials and technologies. Our homes are verified by the National Association of Home Builders.

Download an interactive workbook and design your custom home

Download our workbook

Our interactive workbook guides you through the process of developing your custom home vision based on your needs, desires, and lifestyle. Includes exercises, hints, and tons of free resources.

  • Certified green builder

    We use energy-efficient, environmentally sustainable materials and technologies in our homes. Save money year after year.

  • Award winning custom home designs

    Recognized by the Texas Association of Builders, Hill Country Home Builders Association and more.

  • Cordillera Ranch Preferred Builder

    Proud builder of almost 60 homes in the community.

  • 30 years’ homebuilding experience

    We provide a positive experience and home of lasting value.

christmas

Experience Christmas in Boerne, Texas

Christmas in Boerne, Texas is always an exciting time of the year. Residents and visitors alike spend November and December preparing for the holiday with a number of fun and festive events. From shopping in the historic Main Plaza to live performances in the local theatre, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Here are […]

houzz

The Technology Behind Authentic Custom Homes

At Authentic Custom Homes, we try to stay up to date on technological trends and advancements that could make our company processes more efficient. We believe the best home designers and builders are adaptive and embrace change when it can mean a positive experience for our clients. BuilderTrend We know that building a custom home […]

featimg

Tips to Maximize Your Home for Entertaining

One thing we love most about building custom homes and creating unique living spaces is incorporating the value a family places on hosting and entertaining guests. With the holidays just around the corner, we’d like to share some of our must-haves for creating the perfect spaces that keep your guests full, happy, and comfortable (while […]

When we selected Boerne as the area we desired to spend our retired life, we asked a real estate agent if it would be a problem to build a home rather than purchase a custom house already constructed. The agent replied, “Not if you have Israel Pena design and build it.”

Russell and Helen Kiernan

We have been in our home 21 months and the staff has continued to check to see if there are things that need attention. When we need help, members of the Authentic team have responded in a timely and friendly manner. We have shared with others, on numerous occasions, how pleased we are that we chose Authentic Custom Homes to be our design and construction team.

Sadie and Doug Hodo

I’m proud to live in such a well-designed, aesthetically pleasing home – and one that is uniquely me. I’ve received so many compliments from fellow Cordillera Ranch neighbors, many of whom live in far more expensive homes.

Sandy Ragan

Choosing to build a custom home was difficult because we did not live in the area and did not expect to see the ongoing effort, only end results. We were going to sign a contract and leave town. The day we signed the contract we spent about two hours reviewing draft plans and discussing their approach for design and construction. We could not be more pleased with the results.

Richard and Ann Hilton