Housing

PineCrest is situated on 55 acres of beautifully-manicured lawns and towering trees in Lufkin, the heart of the East Texas Pineywoods. The Lufkin area offers a variety of housing choices to new residents, including single-family homes and apartments. In addition to a substantial number of existing single-family homes, duplexes, condominiums and manufactured homes offered at a broad range of prices from under $50,000 to over $400,000, there are currently a number of active subdivisions inside the city limits and in a large lot subdivision west of Lufkin. There are also a number of new or recently developed apartment projects and a landscaped retirement community offering patio homes and atrium apartments.

 

New Single-Family Subdivisions


There are currently six new subdivisions under development. One offers affordable homes while the other five are typified by upscale custom homes. Numbers, sizes and prices of lots are as follows for each subdivision:

NameNumberSizePrices 
Pineywoods (Central) 23 5,000 Sq.Ft $5,000  
Southbend (Southeast) 53 1/3 — 3/5 acre $32,500 — $40,000  
Saddle Ridge 30 3/8 — 1/2 acre $38,000 — $42,000  
Timbercove (South Central) 19 6,250 Sq.Ft — 11,700 Sq.Ft $32,000 — $48,000  
Village at Saddle Brook (Southeast) 62 6,600 Sq.Ft Avg $26,500  
Copper Creek (West) 41 1.0 acre $18,750  

 

There are 35 homebuilders that do business in the Lufkin area. 27 of these are based in Lufkin, the other in nearby communities. Following provided typical current residential construction cost per square foot for four different quality levels.

 

Construction FinishSquare Footage
  < 1,000 1,000-1,800 1,800-2,400 2,000-3,000 > 3,000
Standard $38 $43 $47 $51 $55
Mid Range $43 $43 $51 $55 $59
Upscale $47 $51 $55 $60 $65
Custom $53 $57 $62 $68 $75

 

There are seven new or recently development apartment complexes in Lufkin with units available at a fairly broad range of rates. Most of the properties are designed and equipped to meet the needs of individuals who are disabled or mobility impaired.

All of properties are conveniently located on the route of Brazos Transit District that provides public transportation services for Lufkin, Diboll and Nacogdoches cities.

 

  Fees  Rate
Name (Liocation)RoomsSq. Ft.Appl.MonthlyDeposit$/Sq. Ft.
Creekside Estates (North) 1BR-1B 765 $35 $100 $409 $0.53
  2BR-1B 913 $35 $150 $494 $0.54
  2BR-2B 974 $35 $150 $494 $0.51
  3BR-2B 1,152 $35 $200 $570 $0.49
The Colony (South) 1BR-1B 612 $35/$45 $150 $505 $0.83
  1BR-1B 719 $34/$45 $150 $555 $0.77
  2BR-2B 1,020 $34/$45 $200 $679 $0.67
  2BR-2B 1,055 $35/$45 $200 $699 $0.66
Deer Cross (South) 1BR-1B 495 $35 $100 $420 $0.85
  1BR-1B 556 $35 $100 $450 $0.81
  1BR-1B 694 $35 $100 $520/$530 $0.75/$0.76
  1BR-1B 704 $35 $100 $535/$540 $0.76/$0.77
  2BR-1B 856 $35 $200 $605 $0.71
  2BR-2B 926 $35 $200 $650/$660 $0.70/$0.71
  2BR-2B 1,105 $35 $200 $725 $0.66
Deer Wood I (South) Efficiency 403     $325 $0.81
  1BR-1B 514     $395 $0.77
  1BR-1B 710     $430 $0.061
  1BR-1B 826     $495 $0.6
  2BR-2B 1,007     $565 $0.56
  2BR-2B 1,229     $680 $0.55
Deer Wood II (South) 1BR-1B 742     $430 $0.58
  2BR-11/2B 928     $560 $0.6
  3BR-21/2B 1,329     $705 $0.53
High Point (North West) 2BR-2B 915     $450 $0.49
  2BR-2B 964     $551 $0.57
  3BR-2B 1,086     $631 $0.58
Shadow Creek (South) 1BR-1B 620 $35 $200 $535-$555 $0.86-$0.90
  1BR-1B 711 $35 $200 $600-$620 $0.84-$0.87
  1BR-1B 802 $35 $200 $655-$675 $0.82-$0.84
  2BR-2B 1,040 $35 $300 $815-$835 $0.78-$0.80
  3BR-2B 1,295 $35 $400 $985-$1005 $0.75-$0.78

 

PineCrest Retirement Community


PineCrest is situated on 55 acres of beautifully-manicured lawns and towering trees in Lufkin, the heart of the East Texas Pineywoods. PineCrest is a nonprofit Continuing Care Retirement Community. PineCrest offers independent living in private apartment residences or patio homes located in a beautiful neighborhood setting. Located on campus is assisted living, 24 hour nursing, and Alzheimers care.

PineCrest has initiated the planning stages of a multi-million dollar expansion to our existing facility. New patio homes, apartments and additions to the extended Alzheimer's care are in the works. Check back for updates!

PineCrest Retirement Community When it comes to living options, PineCrest residents have an incredible selection. By paying a one-time fee, you can choose from a variety of sizes and floor plans, all single-level, ranging from roomy apartments to custom patio homes that include garages, private patios and yards. Residents pay a modest monthly fee that allows you to enjoy your home and all of its amenities as well as the activities at PineCrest. We will tend to the maintenance, upkeep, and yard work.

PineCrest Retirement Community Studios, smaller suites and single rooms, all with private bathrooms are also available for those who may need assistance with their activities of daily living. If you are 62 or older, you can apply for residency at PineCrest at any time during your retirement. On the PineCrest campus, there is a living arrangement that is best suited for your care and safety...with the security of knowing that PineCrest will always be your home.

 

Patio Homes


The Spruce

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1300 sq. ft.

Optional expansion
to 1525 sq. ft.

All of Our Patio Homes Include:

  • 9 foot ceilings
  • Fully-equipped kitchens
  • Beautifully-styled cabinetry
  • Single lever faucets
  • Washer and dryer
  • Emergency call system
  • Spacious closets in bedrooms
  • Ceiling fans
  • Lever hardware on doors
  • Mini-blinds
  • Landscaping
  • Lawn sprinkler system

The Live Oak

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1550 sq. ft.

Optional expansion
to 1775 sq. ft.

Options and Custom Features:

  • Enclosed single car garages and second car addition
  • Standard or expanded sun room w/patio Covered patio
  • Bay or box windows
  • Box ceilings
  • Whirlpool vs. bathtub
  • Cabinet upgrades
  • Hardwood flooring

 

Atrium Apartments


All of Our Apartment Features:

Wall-to-wall carpeting Spacious balcony or patio Individual climate control Fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher Fire detection and emergency response system Washers and dryers conveniently located on each floor
1bed/1bath 2bed/2bath
1/Bed/1 Bath 1 Bed/Study
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approx. 617 sq. ft. approx. 747 sq. ft.
1bed/1bath 2bed/2bath
2 Bed/1 Bath 2 Bed/2 Bath
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approx. 867 sq. ft. approx. 1007 sq. ft.

 

Amenities and Services


Included in Your Monthly Fee:
  • All maintenance of building and grounds
  • Trash collection
  • 24-hour emergency call
  • Regularly-scheduled transportation
  • Full-time Director of Activities
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • All utilities with monthly electrical allowance (phone and cable not included)
  • Maintenance personnel on duty at all times
  • Dining options
  • Convenient parking
  • Linens provided
Our Building and Grounds Feature:
  • Beautiful lobby and atrium area Attractive landscaping
  • Residential dining room and private dining room
  • Spacious indoor activities center
  • Library
  • Chapel
  • Gift/Convenience Store
  • Private mailboxes
  • Electronically-controlled entrance
  • Exercise room
  • Billiards
  • Ice Cream Parlor
  • Game room
  • In-house banking
Additional Services Offered:
  • Catering for special occasion
  • Guest accommodations
  • Beautician and barber services
  • Notary, photocopies, and faxes Transportation for planned group activities
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