Symcox Development Company
We are an Award winning diversified real estate development, marketing, and management group specializing in medium– and high-density residential properties as well as select commercial/multi-use developments.
Symcox Development has extensive land and project development capabilities with an impeccable track record of innovative and successful projects. Our mission is to provide attractive, economically successful developments that enhance the communities of which we are a part. Symcox development provides conscientious and creative land planning, engaging architecture, unique land usage and absolute integrity to both investors and buyers – we see no other way to do business.
Since 1994, SDC has become one of Austin’s leading developers of condominiums, emerging as one of the few in this specialized market with the experience, insights and financing capabilities to consistently acquire and develop projects to their fullest potential for maximum positive community impact. The projects range in size and scope, but each reflects SDC’s skill at creative land use and revitalization – embracing the opportunity to tackle complex development paradigms that others have been unable to solve.
Symcox Development Company uses its experience and proprietary knowledge to deliver high quality projects that meet the highest standards of buyers, communities and investors alike. We find creative, financially viable solutions to different land and planning challenges. These unique, creative, and extremely livable communities provide homes for different lifestyles - Austin at its best.
Jay Symcox, President
Jay Symcox’s 25-year track record encompasses all aspects of real estate development, marketing and construction management. He has participated in Award Winning and leading edge developments. Primary focus has been in-fill medium– and high-density housing, with experience in office, retail and industrial projects, as well as major land developments, ranging in size from $1 million to $250 million.
Jay has a distinguished record of accomplishment in real estate development and marketing that dates back to 1984. This experience includes management for a large, entrepreneurial West Coast developer that was involved in retail, office, and industrial projects. Many of these projects were located within the Irvine Company, the Mission Viejo Company and the Santa Margarita Company—large, integrated master-planned communities that are widely accepted as the leading edge for the next generation of livable development. During this tenure Jay Symcox gained a progressive knowledge of site planning, marketing and master community development on a scale that is uncommon among Austin-area builders and developers.
Jay Symcox has shown his market leading capabilities by being the 1st developer in the state after the economic downturn of the 1980s’s to have a new townhome project approved by FHA in 1994 (Brigadoon Townhomes). He began developing along the South Lamar corridor in Austin in 1996 (2300 South Lamar, Sola City Homes and 2602 Del Curto) as well as South Congress in 1999 (SOCO Lofts). Having the knowledge and creativity for creating developments that fit the surrounding areas with compatible architecture and complimentary uses Symcox Development has created national award winning communities. As president of Symcox Development Company, Jay is focused on delivering quality developments in a broad range of for-sale and rental housing products to satisfy a rapidly growing and changing market segment.. In addition to residential projects Symcox has the expertise and experience in developing unique retail, office and industrial opportunities. This combination of experience, creativity, award winning communities and integrity has made Jay Symcox and Symcox Development a leader in Austin – call us today and see what we can do for you.