Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz
Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz
Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz
Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz
Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz
Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz
Lucy Katz in Austin, TX on Houzz


Katz Builders, Inc., has earned a reputation for building and remodeling Austin’s finest homes since 1984. The Katz Team takes pride in each home for which their services are retained and is committed to:

  • Honesty
  • Value
  • Quality
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Building and remodeling homes that are high performing, energy efficient and sustainable

Katz Builders, Inc. has received National, State and Local recognition for customer service, homes built and remodeled and peer recognition from the Home Building Industry.

Recognition Received:

  • Pulse of the City - Excellence in Customer Satisfaction 2014-2021 (Eight Consecutive Years)
  • Best of Houzz Service 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
  • 2020 Chrysalis Award - National Award for Residential Specialty Area under $50,000
  • Best of Houzz Satisfaction 2014
  • Qualified Remodeler - Remodeler of the Month, March 2011
  • Cool House Tour Show Case Home - Remodel/Addition 2010
  • Cool House Tour Show Case Home - New Construction 2008
  • AIA Tour 2007 - New Construction
  • NARI Tour of Remodeled Homes - Featured 2018, 2019, 2020


The company received several most coveted local, state, and national awards in the home building industry:

  • National Association of Home Builders and Custom Home Magazine:  For Custom Home Pacesetter Award for Customer Service
  • Home Builders of Greater Austin:  Awarded Joel B. Katz  “The Distinguished Excellence Award
  • Texas Association of Builders:  Awarded Joel B. Katz the J. B. Sandlin, Builder of the Year Award for  distinguished service to the Home Building Industry
  • Texas Association of Builders:  Lucy T. Katz was awarded the Remodeler of the Year for  distinguished service to the Home Building Industry
  • National PBS: Featured on  an hour length program “Planet Neighborhood” for their commitment to being a Green Builder.

Katz Builders, Inc., Awards and Recognitions:

  • Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce  Recognized for Customer Service Business Award”
  • TAB Star Awards – Best Full House Remodels, Best Custom Luxury Home
  • Railroad Commission of Texas – Katz Builders, Inc., Super Star Award
  • Home Builders Association of Greater Austin  Best Remodeling Projects, Best Custom Home
  • Parade of Homes -Best Kitchen

Joel B. Katz:

  • Texas Association of Builders:  2019 TED SCHLOSSMAN LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
  • The Texas Association of Builders Highest Honor – “The J. P. Sandlin Award – Builder of the Year” for his contribution to the home building industry for his contribution to the building industry
  • The Greater Austin Home Builders Association’s Highest Honor – “The Distinguished Excellence Award” for his contribution to the Local HBA as well as the home building industry

Lucy T. Katz:

  • Texas Association of Builders “Remodeler of the Year”
  • Austin YWCA “Volunteer of the Year”
  • City of Austin “Woman Making a Difference

Chrysalis Award (National) for 2021

Residential Interior Over $300,000


Chrysalis Award (National) for 2020

Residential Specialty Area Under $500,000

POTCN Plaque 1 Line 7 Year
POTCN 2020 Plaque 1 Line 8 Year
2019 Award 6-yrs


With years of experience as a design build firm, we ensure that all steps of the process are completed with a keen eye for superior results, In House and on budget. Contact us today for a  free consultation.

Some areas we proudly service are:  Austin, Tarrytown, Pemberton, Hyde Park, East Austin, Zilker, Rosedale, Windsor Park, Allendale, Brentwood, Northwest Hills, Bee Cave, Sunset Valley, Rollingwood, West Lake Hills, Oak Hills, Lost Creek, Spanish Oaks and Lakeway.