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Candice Roy Brings Home the Silver

Community - glory - Feb 12, 2018

Candice Roy, Travisso’s lifestyle director, was recently presented with a Silver Award for Best Lifestyle Director in the nation. The winning announcement came during the 2018 National Association of Home Builder’s Sales and Marketing Awards last month in Orlando. The annual awards celebration is the association’s most prestigious event and honors the best of the best in the building industry nationwide. And, at Travisso we couldn’t be more proud of Candice and the lifestyle program she creates for our residents.

Events, childrens’ activities, clubs, OH MY!

The Travisso lifestyle director position falls under the helm of Travisso’s Homeowners Association located in The Palazzo. In her role, Candice is instrumental in ensuring Travisso’s lifestyle program is top-notch and meets the needs of its residents. As she continues to build the community’s program, her top priority is to provide a foundation on which to grow. “There’s a huge difference between planning the communications and marketing events for a couple hundred homes versus a couple thousand,” says Candice. “You have to have an understanding of what’s to come so you can prepare. Anyone can throw a party but it takes an understanding of the industry to grow a community. You need to be able to know where you are and where you want to go.”

Candice has laid the groundwork and is moving fast forward with fun, unique, and active programs tailor-made for the community. Since starting her position last June, events, fitness classes, and clubs meetings have increased significantly. Every month residents can choose from 10-12 events, 22 fitness classes, and 12 club meetings. Field trips are also on the rise. Starting this year there are plans to have one trip per quarter. From Palazzo Poker to Bunco, to Ladies Coffee, to Yoga and Tai-Chi there’s something for everyone. Whether you want to join a book club, take a walk with friends, or meet someone new there’s always something to do.

The Travisso lifestyle—creating experiences, connecting people

Though there are many facets of her position, what she loves the most is to create experiences that connect people and for families to enjoy them together. “Events are never a one-size-fits-all, you have to continually provide unique opportunities to bring people together.” For example, her favorite event was when the community came together to celebrate Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. “It was an event that took on a life of its own,” she says. “The atmosphere was so loving and joyous which is something you can’t force.”

However, the key to her success is her ability to look beyond event planning. “In the industry you’ll see that the majority of lifestyle directors focus on events for their neighborhood,” she says. “I like to look at how I can help the residents and offer a value-added service to the Travisso lifestyle.” But, the best part of being Travisso’s lifestyle director, says Candice, “is having a front row seat to watch the families in the community blossom.”

With our over the top amenities, fabulous home designs, natural beauty, and the backdrop of the Texas Hill Country what’s not to love? Visit Travisso today and discover a vibrant community alive with spirit. Come for the view, stay for the lifestyle. Travisso—a place to explore; a place to relax; a place to call home. Call our Information Center at 512-243-8583 for directions and information.

 

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Magnolia Model Offers Affordable Comfort

Featured Home - glory - Jan 11, 2018

Home: New Construction

Availability: January 2018 completion

Close: January 2018

Address: 4216 Vespa Cove

Builder: Taylor Morrison Homes

Floor Plan: Magnolia model

Comfort and luxury await in the Magnolia model, a new home by award-winning national builder Taylor Morrison. Discover all the comforts of home at 4216 Vespa Cove, in the Italian-inspired master-planned community of Travisso, a premier housing development in the progressive city of Leander. Voted in 2017 as the #1 place to raise a family in the state, Leander is also home to top-rated Leander Independent School District. With our convenient location to Austin’s city limits and the respite of the Texas Hill Country there’s no better place in the state to hang your hat.

This newly constructed home is scheduled for a January completion. Taylor Morrison’s Magnolia model is affordable luxury and starts when you enter the front door. The spacious kitchen oasis is complete with an open concept/family room combination. Entertaining family and friends is a breeze in this great family home. Gather around the large kitchen island for informal socializing and get-togethers. Or, watch the big game in the family room. One thing is certain, there’s room for everyone.

Magnolia model interior and exterior features

  • Single story home
  • 1,969 square-feet
  • Three bedrooms
  • Two full bathrooms
  • Two car garage
  • Master bedroom suite
  • Inviting foyer leads to gourmet kitchen
  • Granite/marble center kitchen island and granite/marble countertops
  • Breakfast area, center island, opens to family room
  • Family room
  • Utility room
  • Covered patio

The Palazzo, Travisso’s award-winning amenity center

The word is out. The Palazzo, Travisso’s award-winning amenity center was named as the best clubhouse in the state. And, there’s plenty of reasons why. With over 9,200 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor recreational space there’s year-round fun for everyone. Outside, it boasts a resort-style pool with splash pad and a spacious open air pavilion perfect for relaxing and sunbathing. Shaded and unshaded deck areas complete the pavilion. Also available for resident use are two lighted tennis courts, a playground and two recreational sports fields. A communal fire pit is ideal for family time or socializing with neighbors. And, there’s more.

Inside, The Palazzo’s 2,000 square-foot fitness center is equipped with treadmills, elliptical machines, free weights, and more such as exercise classes, clinics, and yoga. Travisso also sports approximately 355 acres of open space and a future trail system that will encompass over 10 miles of hiking and biking trails. The Palazzo also houses the community’s on-site lifestyle director that coordinates and organizes a variety of monthly fun adult and children events, seminars and exercise clinics.

Visit us today and discover Travisso, The Palazzo, unbelievable views of the Texas Hill Country, and a vibrant community alive with spirit. Come for the view, stay for the lifestyle. Travisso—your place to call home; your place to relax; your place to explore.

Call Travisso’s Information Center at 512-243-8583 for directions and information.

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Palazzo Fitness Classes Keep You in Shape in 2018

Lifestyle - glory - Jan 9, 2018

In 2018 committing to your fitness goals in the New Year couldn’t be easier. After all, being fit, healthy, and in shape in 2018 probably tops most resolution lists. This year you can make your fitness goals a reality at Travisso. Let our award-winning amenity center, 10 miles of future hiking and biking trails, two-lighted tennis courts, outdoor pool, and group fitness classes guide you to success.

The Palazzo, Travisso’s award-winning amenity center, is a mecca of recreational space that comes with a large dose of relaxation. Designed with our residents in mind we offer the best possible opportunities to pursue a healthy and active lifestyle. We know our residents are busy and obtaining a work-life balance is sometimes a struggle. However, at Travisso finding time to relax, workout, and socialize couldn’t be more convenient. The Palazzo boasts a central Travisso location for all of our resident’s fitness, recreational, and social needs

Outdoors or indoors The Palazzo is equipped for all your fitness needs

With over 9,200 sq. ft. of outdoor and indoor recreational space, The Palazzo offers hours of endless possibilities. Outside, refresh in the resort-style pool or splash pad. Or, relax at the pool’s open air pavilion with a large fire pit for roasting s’mores. Shaded and unshaded deck areas complete the patio. After a quick swim enjoy a game of tennis at one of two lighted tennis courts. A playground and recreational soccer fields provide hours of fun and activities for kids.

Inside, The Palazzo’s 2,000 square-foot fitness facility includes state-of-the-art workout equipment such as treadmills and elliptical machines. In addition, the facility offers weight-lifting machines, free weights, exercise classes and clinics and much more. Scheduling time to get in a workout couldn’t be easier. The facility opens at 5 a.m. for early morning workouts and closes in the evening at 10 p.m.

Morning to evening fitness classes

From Zumba, to Yoga, to Boot Camp to Tai Chi you can keep in shape with a multitude of classes offered through Travisso’s Homeowners Association. At The Palazzo, residents have the opportunity to attend a variety of both morning and evening fitness classes. Fees and hours vary depending on the class. If its action you want and fitness to boot, The Palazzo offers an early morning boot camp that will knock your socks off. This ultimate fitness class will get your heart pumping and your metabolism revving. Or, if yoga is more your thing there’s both morning, evening and Saturday classes. Check out our January schedule below.

  • Yoga: Mondays, Jan. 8, 15, 22, 29; 9:30-10:30 a.m.
  • Boot Camp: Tuesdays, Jan. 9, 16, 23 and Thursdays, Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25; 5:30-6:30 a.m.
  • Tennis Round Robin: Saturdays, Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27; 8:00-10:00 a.m.
  • NEW! Beginner’s Yoga Class: Saturdays, Jan. 6, 13, 20, 27; 9:30-10:30 a.m.
  • Zumba: Tuesdays, Jan. 9, 16, 23, 30; 7:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Yoga: Wednesdays, Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31; 7:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Tai Chi: Thursdays, Jan. 4, 11, 18, 25; 7:00-8:00 p.m.

Visit us today and discover The Palazzo at Travisso and a vibrant community alive with spirit. Come for the view, stay for the lifestyle. Travisso—your place to call home; your place to relax; your place to explore. Call Travisso’s Information Center at 512-243-8583 for directions and information or to schedule a tour of The Palazzo.

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